Jaguar X-Type (2001–2009)

Model History

January 2001

Engine range began with 195bhp 2,495cc Duratec V6 offering 180lb ft torque at 3,000rpm and 231bhp 2,968cc Duratec V6 with 210lb ft torque at 3,000rpm. Five speed manual and five speed automatic transmissions available with both engines.

Performance of 2.5 manual is 0-60mph in 7.9 seconds, 140mph top speed, combined mpg of 29.5 and CO2 emissions of 234g/km. 3.0 manual gets to 60 in 6.6 seconds, goes on to 146mph, delivers a combined mpg of 27.5 and emits 244g/km CO2.

Original on the Road List Prices, which include three year warranty, were: 2.5 V6: £22,000; 2.5 V6 Sport: £24,000; 2.5 V6 SE: £24,750; 3.0 V6 Sport: £25,500; 3.0 V6 SE: £26,250.

Air-Conditioning, ABS, Alloy Wheels and All-Round Airbags standard on all models. Automatic Transmission is an extra £1,250, Dynamic Stability Control an extra £480, and Rear Parking Sensors an extra £310.

January 2002

Three year UNLIMITED MILEAGE warranty on all new Jags sold by UK Jag dealers.

March 2002

2.1 litre front-drive only version from £19,995 from March 2002 puts out 156PS at 6,800rpm and 145lb ft torque at 4,100rpm. 0-60 8.9 seconds, top speed 130mph, combined consumption 30.7mpg and CO2 output 219g/km which originally gave it a BIK % of 26%.

Automatically recognises when child seat fitted to front passenger seat and de-activates the airbag.

March 2003

X Type V6 S anounced March 2003 at £20,995 with a lot of extras over the standard car.

January 2004

Got develpment of Mondeo 2.0 TDCI diesel engine early 2004. 130PS and 350Nm torque, emits 149g/km CO2, priced from £19,995.

February 2005

Diesel EU4 without the need for a particulate filter from February 2005, but CO2 up from 149g/km to 152g/km; prices from £20,995.

March 2005

XS special from March 2005 based on EU4 2.0 diesel and 2.5 V6 four wheel drive. 'Sports Collection' body styling including front spoiler, lower black mesh grille, sill appliqués, boot lid spoiler, rear valance and exhaust tail pipe trims, 18" Aruba alloy wheels and convenience pack (metallic paint, powerfold mirrors, rear park assist and carpet mats). XS Estate version offered elements of the Sports Collection, including upper and lower black mesh grill chrome tailpipe finishers and unique Proteus 18-inch alloys together with the convenience pack and silver roof rails. Colours: Midnight, Platinum, Zircon and Quartz. Advertised list prices started at £22,995 OTR.

September 2005

155PS EU4 X-Type 2.2 diesel from September 2005, with 360Nm torque and 6-speed box at last. 47.1mpg combined. CO2 159g/100km. New sound proofing. Two new exterior body colours – Winter Gold and Indigo – and a new 15-spoke, 16-inch Antares alloy wheel introduced to 2006MY X-TYPE range. 0-62 mph (0-100 kph) is reached in 8.9 seconds, top speed of 137 mph (220 kph).

Both 2.2 diesel saloon and estate car versions on sale from September 2005, prices from £22,995 for the saloon and £24,165 for the estate.

January 2008

Facelifted and revised for 2008, together with AW6 6-speed automatic for the 2.2 diesel. Priced from £21,500 for the entry model 2.0 litre diesel saloon. New 2.2 diesel automatic priced from £22,500 for the saloon and £23,900 for the estate. Facelifted X-Type went on sale in the UK in March 2008 and in other European markets in April 2008.

What does a Jaguar X-Type (2001 – 2009) cost?