The very sumptuous, plush and beyond conventional, Jaguar brand cars are an esteemed product of the luxury car giant Jaguar Land Rover. The highly regarded brand is a British multinational car manufacturer with its head office in Whitley, Coventry, UK. The coveted luxury marquee was acquired by the Indian automobile magnate, Tata Motors, in 2008. As per the 2013 collaboration of Jaguar and Land Rover, Jaguar was responsible for the production of Jaguar cars. In the recent past, Jaguar cars have been sweeping many prestigious awards around the world for its extravagant design, high-class reliability, exceptional performance and last but not the least, highly rated customer satisfaction. As a customer, when one chooses a Jaguar, one will benefit from its consistency, convenience, and exemplary service.
Besides the new, even if you own or buy a used Jaguar or a second hand Jaguar, you will still not lose much on its hi-tech features, thumping performance and infinite pride of owning a Jag.
Quick facts about Jaguar
- Jaguar initially made motorcycle sidecars before developing passenger cars during the 1950s.
- Jaguar was acquired by Ford Motors in the year 1990.
- Ford Motors sold Jaguar to Tata Motors of India in June 2008.
- The Jaguar XJ220 remained to be the fastest production car in the world. It held its title for 2 years.
- The classic Jaguar XK120 was also once the fastest car in the world.
- In the year2005, Jaguar removed the Leaper from its cars with the European Union’s safety standards for automakers. Car owners can still have the Leaper added to their cars for about $250.
- Extreme Jaguar tests include putting its vehicles for 12 hours into a freezer at -40 degrees Fahrenheit temperature. This is followed by a wind tunnel test with air streams at 0 degrees with constant water spraying. This ensures every Jag delivers outright performance irrespective of the outside weather.
Resale value of a Jaguar Car
Jaguar has a history of being owned and sold by multiple auto companies across the globe. Earlier, Jaguar was a part of British Motors, Land Rover, Ford Motors, and now Tata Motors owns it. The car is loved by its customers and that is its most significant point to be noticed. The most popular Jaguar car model in the country is the XJ. A costly affair but fits perfectly for the Indian roads thanks to its remarkable clearance.
Jaguar cars are known to be a perfect blend of luxury and performance. However, their expensive nature and higher maintenance cost refrain buyers from going for a brand new Jaguar and hence they opt for a second hand Jaguar. Therefore, the resale price for a used Jaguar is good in the pre-owned auto market. As is the case with any premium car, Jaguar cars value to depreciates very quickly and it may come down to 50% for a used Jaguar in a matter of 3 years. In India, Jaguar cars price range starts from Rs 49.50 lakh and goes to almost a crore. Most of the Jaguar used cars command a decent reputation in our used car market, so it’s highly likely that you would get a fair return on your used Jaguar car provided its years of service and physical condition is satisfactory if not exceptional.
Current Jaguar cars in India - Listing of Jaguar cars
The price for the Jaguar cars starts at Rs. 39.73 lakh for the cheapest car, the Jaguar XE and it excels up to Rs. 2.80 crore for the top model Jaguar F-Type in India. Jaguar has 5 cars in its India portfolio. The XF (Rs. 49.58 lakh), XJ (Rs. 99.01 lakh) and F-Pace (Rs. 63.17 lakh) are the popular cars from Jaguar in India.
The models of Jaguar in India are:
- Jaguar XF
- Jaguar XJ
- Jaguar F Type
- Jaguar F-Pace
- Jaguar XE
History - Jaguar
Jaguar was founded as the Swallow Sidecar Company in 1922, making motorcycle sidecars and then passenger cars. The business extended to the cars in association with Standard Motor Co, bearing Jaguar as a model name. The company changed its name from S. S. Cars to Jaguar Cars in 1945. Jaguar was listed on the London Stock Exchange in 1984, becoming a constituent of the FTSE 100 index until it was acquired by Ford in 1990.
In 2000, Jaguar found a new partner in the name of Land Rover and the union continued till 2008. Ford then sold both Jaguar and Land Rover to Tata Motors in 2008. Tata is now a brand owner for both Jaguar and Land Rover companies.
Jaguar - What makes it unique?
When you go out to buy a Jaguar car you will always be on high waiting as every Jaguar takes time to see the daylight due to its stringent process. The special treatment to every Jaguar model makes ever Jag exceptional. For instance, every stage of manufacturing of the Jaguar XJ - right from the start as a sheet of aluminum to the time it rolls off the assembly lines as a complete product– it undergoes innumerable steps of the repeated quality checks and precision procedure. If at all, ever, a car is not perfect according to Jaguar standards at the end of the process, it does not see daylight until the problem is resolved.
For the XE, Jaguar uses the Scottish Angus bulls. They're kept in areas without the barbed wire to harm them. The Jaguar loads its cars onto trains for the transportation and the drivers are chosen so carefully and are instructed to not to wear belts, have no buckles, and even remove the metal shoelace eyelets from their sneakers so that they don't scratch anything. Everything with Jaguar is done with a lot of perfection and is maintained to a level that once a Jaguar lover always remains one.
Sell Used Jaguar Cars In India
CARS24 will help you in buying used Jaguar cars in India regardless of the model, age or condition of the car. Whether your pre-owned Jaguar is a vintage classic, a cozy coupe or a family sedan, CARS24 will buy it! You can expect CARS24 to give you a fair and honest assessment of your Jaguar used car’s value and will pay competitive prices as per the market.
When you sell your second hand Jaguar to CARS24, you will be getting the best price you are likely to find anywhere. We will buy your used Jaguar in any condition. To get the ball rolling get in touch with your nearest CARS24 branch!