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

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2008 Jaguar X-TYPE
3.0L Sedan AWD
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4 listings nationwide


2015 Jaguar XK-Series
XK Convertible RWD
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3 listings nationwide


Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

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...

2015 Jaguar XK-Series
XK Convertible RWD
Eric Tallberg Preview:

Great Britain’s better-known contribution to the upscale sporty coupe and convertible automotive niche is the affordable… sort of… Jaguar XK-Series. However, with Jag’s introduction of...

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

2008 Jaguar X-TYPE
3.0L Sedan AWD
Guru99G4GX writes:
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"
2015 Jaguar XK-Series
XK Convertible RWD
GuruH5WB2 writes:
Best car to drive
GuruV3GMD writes:
This vehical is a classic gentlemans sport touring car elegant & refind .
Looks/Style Ranked 2015 Porsche Cayman Base worse.
"Classic flowing styling longer wheel base , luxury interior , real wood trim adds warmth to the ambienceof the vehical."
Value Ranked 2015 Porsche Cayman Base better.
"Persanaly I believe both vehicals are at the top of their class definatly different in their own way . It depends what ones priorities are as to which car to choose , I do not think that one would be wrong in which ever one of these vehicals one chose."


2008 Jaguar X-TYPE
3.0L Sedan AWD
2015 Jaguar XK-Series
XK Convertible RWD
Powertrain 5-Speed Automatic 6-Speed Automatic
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
16 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
22 MPG
22 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 16 gal 16.1 gal
Fuel Type
227 hp @ 6,800 RPM
385 hp @ 6,500 RPM
206 lb-ft @ 3,000 RPM
380 lb-ft @ 3,500 RPM
6 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
3,000 cc
5,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.5 in x 3.13 in
3.64 in x 3.66 in
ABS Brakes Optional Standard
Driver Airbag Optional Standard
Passenger Airbag Optional Standard
Front Side Airbags Optional Standard
Curtain Airbags Optional --
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Side Driver 4 stars --
Side Rear Passenger 4 stars --
Rollover (pre-2011) 4 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Sunroof/Moonroof Optional --
Leather Seats Optional Standard
Air Conditioning Optional Standard
CD Player Optional Standard
CD Changer Optional --
Cassette Player Optional --
Radio Optional Standard
Power Windows Optional Standard
Power Door Locks Optional Standard
Driver Power Seats Optional Standard
Passenger Power Seats Optional Standard
Maximum Seating 5 seats 4 seats
Front Legroom 42.4 in 43 in
Back Legroom 34.4 in 27.6 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 16 cu ft 7.1 cu ft
Standard Towing Capacity 2,090 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity 2,090 lbs --
Length 183.8 in 188.7 in
Width 70.4 in 79.8 in
Height 56.9 in 52.3 in
Wheelbase 106.7 in 108.3 in

Available Options

2008 Jaguar X-TYPE
3.0L Sedan AWD
2015 Jaguar XK-Series
XK Convertible RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Black Amethyst Metallic
  • British Racing Green
  • Carnelian Red Metallic
  • Caviar Metallic
  • Dark Sapphire Metallic
  • Ebony
  • Italian Racing Red
  • Lunar Gray Metallic
  • Polaris White
  • Rhodium Silver Metallic
  • Stratus Gray Metallic
  • Ultimate Black Metallic

Option Packages

  • Jet Black Suedecloth Headlining
  • Jet Suedecloth Sport Steering Wheel
  • POLTRONA Frau Canvas Leather Headlining
  • POLTRONA Frau Jet Leather Headlining
  • Wheels: 20" KALIMNOS-Style Twin 5-Spoke Alloy
  • Wheels: 20" ORONA 8-Spoke Polished Alloy
  • Wheels: 20" Venom-Style Twin 5-Spoke Alloy

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