(4.7) 3 reviews
MSRP: $2,120$8,400
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 20-21
Engine: 240-hp, 3.0-liter V-6 (premium)
Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
Transmission: 5-speed automatic w/OD
2002 Jaguar S-Type

Our Take on the 2002 Jaguar S-Type

Our Take

Launched as a 2000 model, this British-built rear-drive sedan shares its 114.5-inch wheelbase with the similar Lincoln LS. In appearance, however, the S-TYPE is in a class by itself, led by one of the most distinctive front ends on the market. Sales took off in a hurry, making the S-TYPE the mos... Read Full Report


Our Expert Reviews

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Jaguar's S-Type model line gets some major renovations for 2002 as well as the addition of the high-performance S-Type R model. The S-Type, launched in 1999, has softly rounded styling, four headlights and an oval grille that recalls the look of classic Jaguars without being a caricature. It is elegant yet modern, which has led it to become the fastest-selling Jaguar... Read full review for the 2002 Jaguar S Type

Consumer Reviews


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Most Reliable and luxury Car I've Owned

by Mario from on August 31, 2010

"This is a great auto. The faster you go the better it handles. By far the best buy in a sports car for your dollar compared to BMW and Audi. Be very carefull of the 2.5. The trans will go on all of t... Read Full Review

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A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.

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