The 2016 Jaguar XJ R-Sport vs. The 2016 Jaguar XJ Supercharged

August 24th, 2016 by

Jaguar XJ R-Sport

If you’re in the market for a world-class full-size luxury sedan, the 2016 Jaguar XJ should be at the top of your list. Once you’ve decided on this high-end British model there’s still plenty to decide between, though. Here we set up a rundown of the 2016 Jaguar XJ R-Sport and the 2016 Jaguar XJ Supercharged to help make shopping easier for you.

Performance Capabilities

Jaguar XJ SuperchargedThe Jaguar XJ R-Sport gets its power from a supercharged 3.0L V6 engine that pumps out a powerful 340 hp and 332 lb-ft of torque with the help of an eight-speed automatic transmission. This model comes with the option of rear-wheel drive and all-wheel drive, and it’s able to reach up to an EPA-estimated 27 mpg highway and 18 mpg city.

On the other hand, the Jaguar XJ Supercharged runs on a supercharged 5.0L V8 that provides a staggering 470 lb-ft of torque. It has the same transmission and drivetrain options as the Jaguar XJ R-Sport, and it gets an EPA-estimated 23 mpg highway and 15 mpg city. This model also gets superior sport handling thanks to a sport-tuned suspension, performance tires, heftier brakes, and an active rear differential.

Standard Features

Step inside the cabin of the Jaguar XJ R-Sport and you’ll enjoy full leather upholstery, a panoramic sunroof, steering wheel-mounted paddle shifters, and heated and cooled front and rear seats, as well as dual-zone climate control, memorized driver settings, and much more. In terms of tech, this model is stacked with a Wi-Fi hotspot, a 14-speaker Meridian sound system, satellite and HD radio, and an 8-inch InControl touchscreen interface.

If you upgrade to the Jaguar XJ Supercharged, you’ll get a more high-end leather seat trim, quad-zone climate control, a power adjustable rear sunscreen, and a driver’s seat with more adjustment settings and massage functionality. It also comes with exclusive exterior trim accent and larger wheels.


Choose the Jaguar XJ price point that’s right for you:

  • Jaguar XJ R-Sport: MSRP from $74,400
  • Jaguar XJ Supercharged: MSRP from $92,000

Come to Jaguar Fort Myers to Test Drive Both Trims

There are a lot of advantages to the 2016 Jaguar XJ that set it apart from the competition—no matter which trim level you choose. Come to Jaguar Fort Myers at 15875 S. Tamiami Trail in Fort Myers, FL to check out both of these vehicles for yourself, and contact us if we can assist you as you’re navigating your options.