Several readers have asked what the new Jaguar XJ looks like in black – on account of the black C-pillars shrouded in polycarbonate acrylic. All the official photographs of the new 2010 XJ have been of lighter metallic shades, but our spy photographer has bagged a prototype with only minimal disguise and in full black regalia.
Check out the photos in our gallery above. You can see that the black-wrapped back pillars stick out much less in ebony than lighter hues.
For the full story on the new XJ click here. And if you haven’t seen our stunning shots of the XJ driving in the Californian desert, click here.