Audi A8 vs. Jaguar XJ

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$82,500
$75,400 - $78,300

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.85 / 5
13 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
333 hp
340 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.0 TFSI 6 Cylinder 333 HP
3.0L 24V V6 Supercharged

Interior Features

Sun Roof

Sun Roof
Optional

Alarm

Alarm
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

HeadsUp Display

HeadsUp Display
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry

Universal Garage Door Opener

Universal Garage Door Opener

Rain Sensing Wipers

Rain Sensing Wipers
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors

Heated Steering Wheel

Heated Steering Wheel
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls

Cruise Control

Cruise Control

Power Windows

Power Windows
Optional

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost
Optional

Premium Sound System

Premium Sound System

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.4 in.
41.5 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.2 in.
38.9 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
42.9 in.
15.2 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot

AUX Input

AUX Input

CD Player

CD Player

Climate Control

Climate Control
Optional

AC

AC
Optional

Dual Zone

Dual Zone
Optional

Navigation System

Navigation System

Standard Seat

Standard Seat

Passengers

Passengers
5
5

Power Driver Seat

Power Driver Seat
Optional
Optional

Power Passenger Seat

Power Passenger Seat
Optional
Optional

Heated Front Seats

Heated Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Heated Rear Seats

Heated Rear Seats
Optional

Cooled Front Seats

Cooled Front Seats
Optional
Optional

Seat Memory

Seat Memory

Pass Through Rear Seat

Pass Through Rear Seat
Optional
Optional

Seat Massage

Seat Massage
Optional
Optional

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels

Hands Free Liftgate

Hands Free Liftgate

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror

Tire Width

Tire Width
275/35YR21 - P275/35YR21
P245/40YR20 - P245/45HR19

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
122.9 in.
119.4 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
41.7 ft.
39 - 40.7 ft.

Length

Length
207.4 in.
202 in.

Width

Width
76.7 in.
74.8 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
4464 lbs.
3891 - 4112 lbs.

Horsepower

Horsepower
333 hp
340 hp

Torque

Torque
325 ft. lbs.
332 ft. lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Engine Cylinders

Engine Cylinders
V6 Cylinder
V6 Cylinder

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
21.7 gal.
21.1 gal.

Combined

Combined
24 mpg
22 - 23 mpg

City

City
19 mpg
17 - 18 mpg

Highway

Highway
29 mpg
26 - 27 mpg

Active Suspension

Active Suspension

Air Suspension

Air Suspension

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Automatic Headlights

Automatic Headlights

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Child Safety Locks

Child Safety Locks

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Auto Leveling Headlights

Auto Leveling Headlights

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional

Adaptive Cruise Control

Adaptive Cruise Control
Optional
Optional

Automated Emergency Braking

Automated Emergency Braking

Blind Spot Monitor

Blind Spot Monitor
Optional

Lane Keeping Assist

Lane Keeping Assist
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag

Rear Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Audi A8 L
Jaguar XJ

Body Style

Body Style
quattro LWB Sedan
Sedan

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
Large Cars
Large Cars

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
5
5

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
121.9 ft³.
3891 - 4112 lbs.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
4464 lbs.
20 - 21 mpg.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
22 mpg.
17 - 18 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
19 mpg.
26 - 27 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
29 mpg.
Intercooled Supercharger Premium Unleaded V-6

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Supercharger Premium Unleaded V-6
3.0 L/183

Displacement

Displacement
3.0 L/183
Gasoline Direct Injection

Fuel System

Fuel System
Gasoline Direct Injection
8

Trans Type

Trans Type
8
Automatic w/OD

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
4.71

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.71
3.14

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.14
2.11

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
2.11
1.67

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.67
1.29

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.28
1.00

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
3.30 - 3.32

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.32
2.73

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.20
950

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.1
8.4 - 8.8

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
190
130

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Multi-Link
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)

Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
Multi-Link
Double Wishbone

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
275/35YR21, P255/45HR19, P265/40HR20, P275/35YR21
C61M

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
275/35YR21, P255/45HR19, P265/40HR20, P275/35YR21
C61M

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Compact
P245/40YR20 - P245/45HR19

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
19 X 9 - 21 X 9 in.
P275/35YR20 - P275/40HR19

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
19 X 9 - 21 X 9 in.
Compact

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Compact in.
19 X 9 - 20 X 9 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
19 X 10 - 20 X 10 in.

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Compact in.

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Aluminum

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
41.7 ft.
Aluminum

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
Rack-Pinion

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
39 - 40.7 ft.

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
4-Wheel Disc

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
4-Wheel

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
15 in.
Yes

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
14 in.
Yes

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
21.7 gal.
14 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
37.2 in.
12.8 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41.4 in.
21.1 gal.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
59.1 in.
41.5 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39.1 in.
38.9 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
42.9 in.
119.4 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
57.8 in.
202 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
122.9 in.
74.8 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
207.4 in.
57.5 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
76.7 in.
64 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
57.9 in.
63.1 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
64.7 in.
15.2 ft³.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
64.4 in.
0.84

Trunk Volume

Trunk Volume
14.2 ft³.
0.67

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
0.84
XJ

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67
Luxury High

Model Group

Model Group
A8
Sedan

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Luxury High
3.0

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sedan
DOHC

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.0
aluminum

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
6

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
4