The long wheelbase and low seating position enable perfect proportions and a streamlined, coupe-like profile.

"Jaguar's position as the leading premium manufacturer of aluminium vehicles allowed us to develop a light, stiff body structure that is ground-breaking in its class. It enables the XE's advanced chassis technologies to deliver an unprecedented balance of agility and levels of refinement previously found only in vehicles from the segments above," says Kevin Stride, Vehicle Line Director, Jaguar XE.

Read more about how aluminium is used in the new Jaguar XE here:!/news/2014/09/jag_xe_press_release_080914/