British car company Jaguar at the Brussels Motor Show unveiled a concept version dressed behind the label 2015 Jaguar C-X17.The car shows how it should look like Jaguar crossover that is supposed to appear on the market next year.Jaguar is one of the few producers of premium cars that still does not have an SUV or crossover model in its range .2015 Jaguar C-X17 hints that the status of the British automotive brands in this regard will soon change.
2015 Jaguar C-X17 SUV review
The concept , which had its premiere at the fair in Frankfurt is compact in size and consistently follows the design of the latest generation of Jaguar cars. Typical mesh grille is more accentuated , which again is in accordance with the proportions of the crossover .
The front bumper is dominated by large side air vents that incorporated LED lights , while the rear of the shape of the tail lights reminiscent of the model F -Type .
Concept 2015 Jaguar C-X17 is set to the new modular aluminum platform that carries the internal factory designation iQ ( Al ).
How to claim the Jaguar, it’s lightweight construction of high strength and stiffness . Because of its modularity, the platform can be prlagoditi models from different car segments
The luxuriously equipped cabin can comfortably accommodate four adults.
The dashboard and center console with a multimedia system and futuristic digital display controls, designed in a minimalist style , while passengers can enjoy the premium Meridian audio device.
Jaguar has not released details of the powertrain concept C – X17 , but it is said that the future compact sedan , a crossover that will share the same platform , have potent but environmentally friendly engine that will allow the car reaching speeds of 300 km / h with CO2 emission below 100 g / km .
According to the director of Jaguar ,Adrian Hallmark , ” C – X17 is an exciting new direction ” for the company .
” Our intention is to emphasize the importance of this concept is the new aluminum platform that is the foundation for expanding our game model and opens up new market potential ,” he explains .
“The new Jaguar philosophy will enable the introduction of high-tech luxury cars in the lower segment that will be cost- affordable. Together with the new ultra – efficient engines , we intend to set completely new standards in the auto industry ,” said Hallmark .
Engine: 3.0-litre S/C V6
Transmission: 8-spd auto, four-wheel drive
0-62mph: 6.0 seconds (est)
Top speed: 155mph
Economy: 35mpg (est)
2015 Jaguar C-X17 SUV price and release date
The expected price is £30,000 while this model on the market appear at the beginning of 2015.