Jaguar's new big cat embodies sport, luxury

CNET Car Tech reviews the 2011 Jaguar XJ Supersport.

Jaguar XJ Supersport
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Since Jaguar changed ownership from Ford to Tata, the company might be forgiven some time spent finding focus, but the new XJ Supersport shows that the company hasn't missed a stride. This car, while showing off a new era of Jaguar design, embodies all we would expect from a sport/luxury sedan. A supercharged V-8 gives it immense power, while road-holding technologies give it good cornering capability.

Cutting-edge tech includes a virtual instrument cluster, providing excellent display flexibility but unfortunate graphics. The stereo is the real luxury element here, a system designed by Bowers and Wilkins with 20 speakers and 1,200 watts of power.

Check out our 2011 Jaguar XJ Supersport review.

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