2017 Jaguar XE Features Have Drivers Buzzing

December 16th, 2015 by

Prospective VehicleJaguar has released details about the forthcoming 2017 Jaguar XE, and features of this highly anticipated model have drivers impatient for the New Year to dawn.

Jaguar will further prove in 2017 why the XE model has been globally recognized as the most dynamic sports sedan in the midsize class and has received numerous awards and accolades around the world.

New Lineup, New Features

The 2017 XE lineup will include five models:

  • Jaguar XE Pure
  • Jaguar XE Prestige
  • Jaguar XE Portfolio
  • Jaguar XE R-Sport
  • Jaguar XE S

Among announced amenities featured in the new XE lineup, Jaguar has revealed that the new models will include:

  • InControl Touch Pro infotainment system
  • Wi-Fi hotspot for up to eight devices
  • Apple Watch app
  • Meridian Digital Sound System with 17 speakers
  • Torque on-demand all-wheel drive
  • F-TYPE-derived Configurable Dynamics
  • Adaptive Surface Response
  • Dynamic Stability Control system
  • All Surface Progress Control system
  • Lane keeping assist
  • Driver condition monitor
  • Adaptive speed limiter
  • Enhanced all-weather traction
  • Intelligent Driveline Dynamics

The Future of Technology Has Arrived

Among elements drivers are most excited about in the new XE lineup are its cutting-edge technology and infotainment offerings.

XE drivers can opt for the InControl Touch system with an 8-inch touchscreen or the advanced InControl Touch Pro system, which is being touted as the most advanced infotainment system Jaguar has ever offered.

The InControl Touch Pro system employs a tablet-style, 10.2-inch touchscreen—the largest in the XE segment—and features state-of-the-art technology including a quad-core processor and high-speed 60 GB solid-state drive.

One of the many impressive attributes of this system is its ability to guide drivers to their destinations even when GPS signal has been lost, thanks to its advanced dead-reckoning capability. Through analyzing data from the car’s sensors, InControl Touch Pro can precisely calculate the XE’s heading and location, which is a function that far surpasses the current capabilities of smartphone navigation applications.

Another exciting element featured on the new XE models is in keeping with a new trend emerging among automobiles this year: the implementation of onboard Wi-Fi. For 2017, the new XE models will include Wi-Fi hotspot that can be utilized on up to eight devices at a time. The XE will also boast wearable technology apps.

Stay in the Know with Jaguar

Drivers can stay up to date on the latest innovations from Jaguar and also test drive currently available models at Jaguar of Great Neck. Visit or contact us today.

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