The Good With a stunning body design and a pleasing growl from the direct injection engine, the Jaguar XK Convertible is an attention-getter. The Bowers and Wilkins audio system produces an excellent soundtrack while driving. The Bad Sight lines are terrible in the XK Convertible with the top up, and the trunk space is compromised with the top down. The navigation system lacks advanced features, and the onscreen interface is poorly designed. The Bottom Line A beautiful-looking and excellent driving car, the Jaguar XK Convertible suffers from a feature-poor navigation system and cabin tech interface that fall short of its luxury price and competition.
2011 Jaguar XK Coupe
Jaguar XK Convertible review: Jaguar XK Convertible - Roadshow
Jaguar is confident it got the XK right. Proof is on the order sheet, where there are almost no options. The factory is 13 color choices away from churning out an endless parade of identical cars. The only options are added-cost paint, a pair of wheel upgrades, a black headliner, a heated windshield, HD Radio, and the Advanced Technology package, which bundles adaptive headlights which you might want with adaptive cruise control which you absolutely do not. But even cars that get it right on the first go have some room for improvement. So for , the former base engine—a hp, 4.
Road test: 2011 Jaguar XKR
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Does it surprise you that one of the top-rated vehicles at TheCarConnection is We've admired the Jaguar XK family since the model year, when they were recast in aluminum and went from pretty to spectacular. Not only was the shape much more tensely drawn, so was the performance--and it's only grown better over time. These days, the XK lineup is founded on a new 5.