Jaguar says it is considering two engine configurations and sizes for the diesel powerplant expected to debut in its entry luxury X-type sedan in 2003. “We're going to need a diesel in this car. And it needs to be refined. An I-4 2L is a possibility. But a V-6 2.5L or 3L is more likely,” says Colin Quivey, Jaguar X-Type chief program engineer. “It (the X-Type's diesel engine) is more than a year or two away. But we're talking with a variety of people right now on diesel potential.” Mr. ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Jag Considers I-4, V-6 Diesel for X-Type" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:
All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
• Global sales and production data by country
• U.S. model-line inventory data
• Engine and equipment installation rates
• WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
• Product Cycle chart
• Interrelationships among major OEMs
• Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
• Historical data and much more!
For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: email@example.com or phone: (248) 799-2642
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.