2016 Jaguar XJ vs. 2016 Mercedes-Benz S-Class


2016 Jaguar XJ


2016 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

When you’re looking for the height of exclusivity in terms of style, presence, and comfort, the full-size executive luxury sedan segment is the only place to turn. The 2016 Jaguar XJ is back with a new look on the outside, as well as more advanced technologies inside the cabin. From its commanding V8 powertrain to its unwavering commitment to the most elite materials and tasteful touches in the cabin, the Jaguar XJ stands apart.

The 2016 Mercedes-Benz S-Class is certainly an exclusive model on its own terms, but in a number of key areas the Jaguar XJ beats out the competition. Get a closer look at the new Jaguar XJ when you take the trip from Marco Island or Naples to Jaguar Fort Myers.

Premium Features

Both of these vehicles are among the most elite luxury sedans available in the industry, so it shouldn’t come as a shock that both models come appointed with such high-end standard features as leather upholstery, dual-zone climate control, premium trim accents, and adaptive headlights. Both vehicles also get standard tech features like Bluetooth phone and audio, an infotainment system with a touchscreen, portable Wi-Fi, and satellite radio. On the high end of the spectrum, you’ll also find available features in both model like foldable trays, cooled seats, reclining rear seats, a massage function, and even foot rests.Unlike the Mercedes-Benz S-Class, though, the Jaguar XJ also comes standard with front and rear parking sensors, 19-inch wheels, and a 14-speaker Meridian stereo system. The Mercedes-Benz S-Class gets standard 18-inch wheels and a 13-speaker Burmester stereo, while front and rear parking sensors are only available as part of a package upgrade.

2016 Jaguar XJ Interior

Fuel Economy

Saving money on gas might not be the first thing that comes to mind when looking for a high-powered full-size luxury sedan, but if that’s a priority then Jaguar’s luxury sedan is a better choice. The Jaguar XJ is capable of achieving up to an EPA-estimated 27 mpg highway and 18 mpg city, while the Mercedes-Benz S-Class tops out at an EPA-estimated 26 mpg highway and 17 mpg city, unless you up for the available hybrid powertrain.
2016 Jaguar XJ


In spite of all the above similarities and advantages for the Jaguar XJ, it is also a more accessibly priced executive sedan than the Mercedes-Benz S-Class. With these price differences you can add on more features, or even buy another luxury vehicle:

  • 2016 Jaguar XJ Price: MSRP from $74,400 to $121,000
  • 2016 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Price: MSRP from $95,650 to $169,050
2016 Jaguar XJ front

Rise Above the Competition with the 2016 Jaguar XJ

Experience the elite feel and look of premium English luxury with the 2016 Jaguar XJ. On sale now at Jaguar Fort Myers, the Jaguar XJ continues to turn heads. Take the trip from Marco Island or Naples to see it in person at 15875 S. Tamiami Trail in Fort Myers, FL, or contact our sales team with any questions.