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laser558
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New Member - New Car

Post by laser558 » Sun May 03, 2020 11:35 am

Hello All

After many years of MG ownership (V6 & V8) I decided to buy something more "modern" and different to all the German makes.

So, I have taken delivery, just before the lockdown, of my first Jaguar and attach a few pictures - spec as follows:-

XE P250 HSE in Silicon Silver with Ecru interior
Extras:- Sliding sunroof, black pack, cold weather pack, heated seats

So far could not be happier with the car - fit and finish is excellent and fuel cosumption around 35mpg on motorway.

If it turns out as reliabe as my cherished MGs I'll be a very happy man.

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Gojira
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Re: New Member - New Car

Post by Gojira » Sun May 03, 2020 11:53 am

Welcome aboard, that's a very nice motor!

Be careful when the lockdown ends - you'll have a sore jaw from grinning too much :lol:
A pre-facelift Portfolio 300, in Caesium Blue. With more toys than you can shake a stick at! :lol:

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Stephen
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Re: New Member - New Car

Post by Stephen » Sun May 03, 2020 12:05 pm

Beautiful car. Great choice. And welcome to the Forum 😊.
🇬🇧 MY20: S P250 RWD; Portofino Blue and Lt Oyster Windsor Lthr Seats with Ebony/Lt Oyster interior; 16-way electric dr mem fr seat; Style 1048 wheels; Gloss Ash Burr Veneer; Heated steering wheel; 380W Meridan System; Spare wheel; Rubber mats; S20A1

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Vespa
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Re: New Member - New Car

Post by Vespa » Sun May 03, 2020 1:06 pm

Nice car and a good choice after your MG's. Did you have the ZT by any chance or the B's with the big engines? I had the Rover 45 V6 with the auto box. Fantastic car with exactly 80000 on the clock when I traded it in. It was the Rover version of the MG. I wanted a ZT V8 but the stupid dealer at the time (in Wigan) couldn't be bothered getting it ready for me when I took my 45 V6 for service after specifically asking for it as the loan for the morning. Sale lost there I'm afraid.
180 diesel XE R Sport auto, with many extras :D and working stop/start :lol: Made to work Feb 2019 by me

Indianajons
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Re: New Member - New Car

Post by Indianajons » Sun May 03, 2020 2:48 pm

Are you sure that’s ecru... looks more like oyster in the pics?
2017 MY tempest grey Portfolio 180D, folding mirrors, 14 way seats, memory pack, cold weather pack, 360 parking, wi-fi hotspot

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Nuttyspark
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Re: New Member - New Car

Post by Nuttyspark » Sun May 03, 2020 3:30 pm

Wow, beautiful car. Just a teeny weeny bit jealous! :cry:
2017 Dark Sapphire 180D. Cold climate pack, reverse camera, Meridian sound system and 10" touch pro. Oh and a fully functioning S/S. :o

spritely
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Re: New Member - New Car

Post by spritely » Sun May 03, 2020 5:11 pm

Nuttyspark wrote:
Sun May 03, 2020 3:30 pm
Wow, beautiful car. Just a teeny weeny bit jealous! :cry:
Me too - what a stunner. :D
Corris Grey 180D R sport - loving it.

Jeff123
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Re: New Member - New Car

Post by Jeff123 » Sun May 03, 2020 5:46 pm

Nice; as you say, fit and finish is excellent.
XE R-Dynamic 180d Eiger Grey MY20

Colt
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Re: New Member - New Car

Post by Colt » Sun May 03, 2020 8:20 pm

Welcome to the site. Lovely motor 😎
XE R-Sport Santorini black 200ps petrol. Black pack, privacy rear windows, Ebony headlong, 18” black alloys, advanced park assist, heated front screen, 12x12 way heated electric seats, heated power fold door mirrors. Spare wheel.

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Bazzamf
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Re: New Member - New Car

Post by Bazzamf » Sun May 03, 2020 9:35 pm

If I decided to replace my XE, the new one would be just like yours. Needless to say I like it.
Bazzamf - XE 200 Ingenium Portfolio in Santorini Black

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