Hot on the heels of the announcement of the creation of 1800 jobs in the Midlands and the building of a new body plant on the same site, Jaguar Land Rover, the darling of the motor industry in 2013, have shown their new 4×4
Bear in mind that this is the company that has just brought us the Evoque, the Range Rover Sport and the new Range Rover. Their knowledge of drive trains and 4×4 suspension geometry is second to none. The engines that have been launched in the XF and the new F-Type have only increased demand for a the Jaguar brand across the world, with China and India waiting lists for Range Rover at 2 years and F-Type at 3 years
Launch date is being touted as 2016, but JLR have a history of understating then launching early.
Size wise, the C-X17 is similar to a Q5 and X3, both popular company lease cars that double as family cars at the weekend. That is obviously the target