2019 XF vs. 2019 XJ Comparison

2019 Jaguar XF vs 2019 Jaguar XJ Model Comparison

Jaguar sedans have long represented the pinnacle of perfected luxury and capable performance. If you’ve been searching for an elegant yet striking luxury sedan, look no further than the Jaguar lineup. Two of the most popular choices for drivers that demand the most from their sedans are the Jaguar XF and XJ. If you’re torn between the XF and XJ, Jaguar Louisville is here to help illustrate the key differences between these two stylish sedans. Let’s take a closer look at how these two compare.

Jaguar XF and XJ — At a Glance

2019 Jaguar XF

2019 Jaguar XF


2019 Jaguar XJ

2019 Jaguar XJ

$49,965 Base MSRP $75,400
116.5 inches Wheelbase 19.4 inches (XJ) / 124.3 inches (XJL)
3,655 pounds Curb Weight 3,891 pounds (XJ) / 3,913 pounds (XJL)
5 passengers Seating Capacity 5 passengers
18 inches Standard Wheel Size 19 inches

Looking first at starting price, the XF starts at $49,965 while the XJ begins at $75,400. It’s important to note that thanks to the extensive selection of trim levels, powertrain options, and available amenities — both the XF and XJ can be equipped to suit the needs of any driver. The XF has a smaller wheelbase and a lighter curb weight, especially compared to the long wheelbase variant of the XJ. Each offer spacious room for up to 5 occupants.

2019 Jaguar XF Engine


Power and performance remain hallmarks of the Jaguar brand. Base Jaguar XF trims are powered by a standard 247-horsepower 2.0-liter turbocharged inline 4-cylinder engine paired to an eight-speed automatic transmission. Buyers can also opt for an available 180-horsepower 2.0-liter turbodiesel to receive up to an astounding 42 MPG highway fuel economy rating. A more potent 296 horsepower 2.0-liter can also be selected. Craving the most from your XF? The most powerful engine option is a 3.0-liter supercharged V6 which delivers a balanced 380 horsepower and 332 lb-ft of torque.

Shifting our attention to the Jaguar XJ, the larger sedan sibling of the XF comes standard with a 3.0-liter supercharged V6 which produces 340 horsepower. Due to its larger size, the XJ offers lower but still respectable fuel economy that allows you to achieve up to 27 MPG on the highway. For maximum exhiliration, the XJ can be equipped with a muscular 5.0-liter supercharged V8 engine offering 470 horsepower. Both the XF and XJ can be equipped with capable all-wheel drive to conquer even the most inhospitable road conditions.

2019 Jaguar XF


2019 Jaguar XJ

2.0-Liter Turbocharged I-4 Standard Engine 3.0-Liter Supercharged V6
247 HP / 264 TQ Standard HP / Torque 340 HP / 332 TQ
31 City / 42 Highway / 35 Combined (Diesel) Max Fuel Economy 18 City / 27 Highway / 21 Combined
Available All-Wheel Drive Available
3.0-Liter Supercharged V6 Available Engine 5.0-Liter Supercharged V8
380 HP / 332 TQ Max HP / Torque 470 HP / 424 TQ

2019 Jaguar XJL Rear Seating

Interior Dimensions & Features

In terms of premium luxury and refinement, both the XF and XJ provide an array of comfort amenities. While the XF actually boasts a larger trunk, the XJ and XJL offer greater room for occupants to stretch out and relax. The extended length of XJL models results in a massive 44.1 inches of rear legroom which should please even your tallest passengers. Regardless of which vehicle you choose, both come equipped with a standard power sunroof.

A unique feature which is found on XJ and XJL models is standard rear HVAC controls to help everyone personalize their climate preferences. XJ models also receive standard heated seats for both front and rear rows of seating along with a standard heated steering wheel. A 20-speaker Meridian audio system and a navigation system round out the list of standard equipment found inside the XJ. XF models can be equipped with many of these great features as well.

2019 Jaguar XF


2019 Jaguar XJ

17.8 cubic feet Trunk Cargo Capacity 15.2 cubic feet
247 HP / 264 TQ Front Capacity 41.5 inches
31 City / 42 Highway / 35 Combined (Diesel) Front Legroom 41.5 inches (XJ / XJL)
33.6 inches Rear Legroom 38.9 inches (XJ) / 44.1 inches (XJL)
Standard Power Sunroof Standard
Not Available Rear HVAC Controls Optional (XJ) / Standard (XJL)
Optional Heated Steering Wheel Standard
Optional Heated Seats Front & Rear
11 Number of Speakers 20
Optional Navigation System Standard

Jaguar Louisville — Your Destination for XF and XJ Models

Now that you’ve learned the key distinctions between the Jaguar XF and XJ, Jaguar Louisville invites you to come see experience what these two luxury sedans have to offer. Drivers searching for a blanced blend of performance and comfort may prefer the XF, while those searching for the ultimate in refinment will be drawn to the XJ or XJL. Our team of Jaguar experts are standing by to answer any of your questions.

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