In the event you’re opting for the 2019 Jaguar Xj Coupe over the almost an identical Chevy Tahoe, you might as effectively skip proper to the 2019 Jaguar Xj Coupe. You get a significantly better powertrain and extra refined suspension, nicer inside materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Efficiency Edition bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made today, but the 2019 Jaguar Xj Coupe occurs to be certainly one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Jaguar Xj Coupe provides ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this type of vehicle can deliver. A V8 engine comes customary, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing gives traction once you need it most.
The 2019 Jaguar Xj Coupe, however, additionally has some flaws generally related to this kind of car. Cargo space is not as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gasoline. We’re also not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Jaguar Xj Coupe’s trip and driving experience start to fall according to more fashionable vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would suggest testing the 2019 Jaguar Xj Coupe’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a standard body-on-frame SUV, but it has the next maximum towing capacity and superior cargo area and it’s throughout a extra refined and upscale automobile.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds forward collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automatic excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort bundle adds an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal garage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting fashions at additional cost. Optionally available for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Jaguar Xj Coupe are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automated braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Jaguar Xj Coupe additionally affords power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Jaguar Xj Coupe contemporary by including a budget-conscious Customary Edition Worth Package deal as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Jaguar Xj Coupe, which pushes the 2019 Jaguar Xj Coupe into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and can be had in long wheelbase Suburban kind as properly, usually at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours out there for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.