(4.3) 4 reviews
MSRP: $4,118$8,594
Body Style: Sedan
Combined MPG: 20
Engine: 290-hp, 4.0-liter V-8 (premium)
Drivetrain: Rear-wheel Drive
Transmission: 5-speed automatic w/OD
1998 Jaguar XJ8


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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario - The three letters from Jaguar owners all leveled the same criticism of the car's heated seats: They don't work in hot weather. This poses a particular problem after an afternoon at the local hunt club and a vigorous horseback ride. It seems that even in scorching weather, working backside warmers would be a welcome touch when you're spending ... Read full review for the 1998 Jaguar XJ 8

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Smoothest, most comfortable care I've ever owned.

by unfortunately, we need a minivan! from San Diego on January 6, 2012

I bought my 1999 Jaguar Xj8 Van Den Plas used from a private seller, so I saved big time on the depreciation aspect. This car runs smooth, shifts flawlessly. the gas mileage is good for a heavy car. B... Read Full Review

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