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Superb drive. Incomparable to the last model

Advantages: Paddle shift, engine sound, looks, sheer attraction
Disadvantages: Depreciation, possibly reliability????

I took this out for a 45 minute test drive at the weekend. I was very impressed. I drove a new old style XKR soft top in 05 and this really is a completely different beast Technology: It sadely lacks the technoligical advances of BMWs like the M6. In ...

GT78 30.07.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Jaguar XKR 5.0 Convertible

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It's a beautiful thing

Advantages: Elegance, refinement and handling
Disadvantages: rear seat space a little cramped

Car: Jaguar XKR convertible For: Elegance, refinement and handling Against: rear seat space a little cramped Value: Good, levels of standard equipment are high and second hand prices make this car a fairly affordable option. Costs: Inevitably high as ...

RogerBVH 30.07.2003 · Read full review
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Review of Jaguar XKR 5.0 Convertible

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A Beast Of A Jaguar

Advantages: A great British classic.
Disadvantages: Not in the same league as the e-Type it replaced.

The magnificent e-Type that Jaguar first produced back in 1961 took the motoring world by storm, but by the mid -1970's it was showing its age and a successor was badly needed. That car was the Jaguar XJS which had all the necessary credentials to make ...

the_mad_cabbie 26.04.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Jaguar XJS 5.3

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Jaguar XJS 5.3 pre HE 1979

Advantages: Silkey smooth giant engine with the body of a footballer's wife
Disadvantages: Sucks fuel like there's no tomorrow !..... loves credit cards !!

I'm now going to tell you a bit of a story....... you know me !.........( well , if you've read any of my previous reviews on things )....... because this beautiful car deserves the best a man can give it........ generally driven and insured by blokes ov ...

cashman44 07.10.2004 · Read full review
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The best Brand Touring car ever made

Advantages: Exotic, Ferrari beating performance, luxury, stunningly beautiful
Disadvantages: none

This is an amazing car. It is unbelievably quick, and has a mind blowing top speed. It's handling is as precise as a Ferrari yet it's ride is as smooth as a Rolls-Royce. This car makes no sacrifices on the ride to provide such razor sharp handling. The ro ...

Jagman91 12.06.2007 · Read full review
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