Retro Road Test: Classic Jaguar XJ

When I was in my late teens I absolutely adored the shape of the Jaguar XJ. That expansive bonnet stretching toward the quartet of headlamps was perfectly proportioned and the retro looks underlined the brand’s heritage without feeling contrived.┬áCompared to its self-consciously and aggressively forward-looking German contemporaries, I thought it was a distinctive choice with…