Photo of 2016 XE courtesy of Jaguar.

Photo of 2016 XE courtesy of Jaguar.

The diesel model of Jaguar's 2016 XE entry luxury sedan has been named Best Large Car in the 2015 Diesel Car Magazine awards, according to the automaker.

The XE sedan, which will arrive in the U.S. in the spring of 2016, will arrive in the gasoline-powered 35t trim and 20d, which is powered by a high-efficiency 2.0L Ingenium diesel that makes 180 hp and 318 lb.-ft. of torque.

Judges praised the XE's competitive pricing, beautiful looks, classy cabin, low carbon-dioxide emissions and its sporty driving dynamics.

Originally posted on Automotive Fleet