2002 Jaguar X-Type Expert Reviews

KansasCity.com's view

By Tom Strongman on March 27, 2001

KansasCity.com's view

By Tom Strongman on March 27, 2001

X marks the spot where Jaguar hopes to invade the compact sports sedan segment. It will do so with an all-new model that should arrive at dealerships later this summer at a price that starts around... Read full review

washingtonpost.com's view

By Warren Brown on May 13, 2001

washingtonpost.com's view

By Warren Brown on May 13, 2001

Greed revels in the notion of exclusivity. It is not enough to have. It is necessary to have what no one else has. Exclusivity thus creates value beyond intrinsic worth. It gives big diamonds thei... Read full review

The Detroit News's view

By Paul Lienert on May 9, 2001

The Detroit News's view

By Paul Lienert on May 9, 2001

Smack off the airplane, the first thing you see here are the fields of mustard - not that dingy grey Poupon stuff they talk about on TV commercials, but leafy green stalks crowned with screaming-ye... Read full review


The Sacramento Bee's view

By Mark Glover on October 12, 2001

The Sacramento Bee's view

By Mark Glover on October 12, 2001

I couldn't wait to throttle the person who shrunk the $65,000 Jaguar out in the parking lot. What? It's supposed to look like that. Oh, never mind. This is the kind of thing the new-for-2... Read full review

AZCentral.com's view

By Bob Golfen on October 27, 2001

AZCentral.com's view

By Bob Golfen on October 27, 2001

The car guy seated in the passenger seat had a real concern. It's a concern being voiced regularly, especially by those enamored of the cars from Coventry. "Don't you think," Car Guy sai... Read full review

TheMercuryNews.com's view

By Matt Nauman on November 30, 2001

TheMercuryNews.com's view

By Matt Nauman on November 30, 2001

The new Jaguar X-Type is a very nice car, one that immediately must be included on the shopping list with the BMW 3-Series, Mercedes-Benz C-Class and Audi A4 if you're in the market for a near... Read full review

Orlando Sentinel's view

By Steven Cole Smith on September 6, 2001

Orlando Sentinel's view

By Steven Cole Smith on September 6, 2001

TEST DRIVE: JAGUAR 2002 X-TYPE SEDAN X MARKS THE SPOT FOR CAR LOVERSTo say Jaguar has ambitious plans for the 2002 X-Type sedan is an understatement -- the company expects this one new model to dou... Read full review

The Detroit News's view

By Anita And Paul Lienert on December 26, 2001

The Detroit News's view

By Anita And Paul Lienert on December 26, 2001

Before we clocked the first mile on our test vehicle, we were favorably disposed toward the 2002 Jaguar X-type -- the so-called "baby Jag." What's not to like about a near-luxury sedan with a ... Read full review

chicagotribune.com's view

By Jim Mateja on September 30, 2001

chicagotribune.com's view

By Jim Mateja on September 30, 2001

When Jaguar took the wraps off its X-Type sedan at the New York Auto Show in April, the media greeted it with mixed emotions. Some went ooh and aah. Others went ho and hum. When pointed directly at... Read full review