Jaguar S-TYPE R vs Jaguar X-TYPE Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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2003 Jaguar S-TYPE R
Base
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$62,400
2 listings nationwide

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2008 Jaguar X-TYPE
3.0L Sedan AWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$35,060
2 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2003 Jaguar S-TYPE R
Base
No Expert Reviews
2008 Jaguar X-TYPE
3.0L Sedan AWD

Introduced for 2002, the Jaguar X-Type aims to provide an economical introduction to the Jaguar line. The car has seen no major refreshments since its introduction, and some critics be...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2003 Jaguar S-TYPE R
Base
135
Gavin 2003 Jaguar S-TYPE R BaseReview:

8 Out Of 10 — Great car, great looking. NO rear leg room. Very little boot space. Very quick and easy car to drive...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

105
dkduggan 2003 Jaguar S-TYPE R BaseReview:

$12,000 — It has acceleration like you won't believe, can stop on a dime, & corners like a race car. One grea...

Primary Use: Family transportation

145
Matthew 2003 Jaguar S-TYPE R BaseReview:

The Best Saloon Vehicle For The Money: Hands Down — Fantastic car, one of the best performers on the road. 400 plus BHP. The sound of the supercharger ...

Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

2008 Jaguar X-TYPE
3.0L Sedan AWD
15
Guru99G4GX writes:
8/10
Family Car Ranked 2012 Dodge Caliber SXT Plus FWD better.
"it has amazing handling"
Would Buy Ranked 2012 Dodge Caliber SXT Plus FWD worse.
"it has awesome top speed and acceleration"

Specs

2003 Jaguar S-TYPE R
Base
2008 Jaguar X-TYPE
3.0L Sedan AWD
Powertrain 6-Speed Automatic 5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
15 MPG
16 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
22 MPG
22 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 18 gal 16 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
390 hp @ 6,100 RPM
227 hp @ 6,800 RPM
Torque
408 lb-ft @ 3,500 RPM
206 lb-ft @ 3,000 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
--
10.5:1
Displacement
4,200 cc
3,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
--
3.5 in x 3.13 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Optional
Driver Airbag Standard Optional
Passenger Airbag Standard Optional
Front Side Airbags -- Optional
Curtain Airbags Standard Optional
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Side Driver 4 stars 4 stars
Side Rear Passenger 5 stars 4 stars
Rollover (pre-2011) 5 stars 4 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Standard Optional
Leather Seats Standard Optional
Air Conditioning Standard Optional
CD Player Standard Optional
CD Changer Standard Optional
Cassette Player -- Optional
Radio Standard Optional
Power Windows Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Driver Power Seats Standard Optional
Passenger Power Seats Standard Optional
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 43.1 in 42.4 in
Back Legroom 37.7 in 34.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 16 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity -- 2,090 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 2,090 lbs
Exterior
Length 192 in 183.8 in
Width 81.1 in 70.4 in
Height 56 in 56.9 in
Wheelbase 114.5 in 106.7 in

Available Options

2003 Jaguar S-TYPE R
Base
2008 Jaguar X-TYPE
3.0L Sedan AWD

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