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Old 5th January 2007, 14:45   #1
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Default Jaguar C-XF Concept.

Jaguar C-XF,
Personal OPINION : Looks a lot like Rapide when viewed from side especially when it gets to the back portion . Front looks a-la MAserati Quatt.

More news over here : Top Gear | New Jaguar C-XF

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Old 5th January 2007, 16:11   #2
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I liked it when I read about it a few days back...the grille is very non-Jag, almost Seat-like.

Side is most similar to a Rapide, no doubt.

All in all, a rather butch, yet beautiful car.
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It's designed by Ian Callum, the same guy who did the DB9. The front is an adaptation of Jaguar's R-D6 concept which was built in 2002. It's a bold step away from Jaguar's traditional designs and looks very good right now, but, will it age gracefully like some of the older Jags?
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Also will be launched?? Remember previously Jaguar has shown many concepts like the F-type, R-type etc. which were canned at the last moment. Hopefully, this will not go the same way.

Also IMHO most cars designed by Ian Callum retain similarity in the glasshouse & rear haunches treatment so it has similar looks the DB9/XK.
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The design is lovely especially from the back. The front reminds me of the Seat Salsa!
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A spy pic of theJaguar XF

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hard to guess its a jag from this disguise..could be mistaken for a bmw with that cover...
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