Gilt.com, an innovative online shopping experience, and luxury auto manufacturer Jaguar, announced a partnership today to sell the all-new 2013 Jaguar XJL Ultimate, in Polaris White exterior with Jet Black interior trim, on September 21 at 12pm ET on Gilt.com. The sale of the Jaguar XJL Ultimate will also include an exclusive vacation package featuring a trip to London and a stay in the world’s only Jaguar suite, designed by Jaguar’s Design Director, Ian Callum at 51 Buckingham Gate, a Taj hotel, for the purchaser and a guest.
With only 30 models available for sale in the U.S., the Jaguar XJL Ultimate features lightweight aluminum construction and offers appointments usually found in a private jet, extending the car’s appeal to provide a fully-appointed luxury business class experience. The features include two iPads® and one keyboard for rear seat passengers that are housed and charged in dedicated leather-trimmed docks in the rear of the front seats, a rear seat business table that elevates at the touch of a button, a rear center illuminated chiller box and bespoke beverage flutes available in a dedicated storage area beneath the powered table and a 15-channel and 20-speaker Meridian™ sound system. The exclusive production model will be sold at full price, $155,875*, along with an exciting and unique vacation package; making this the most expensive offering in Gilt.com history.
The opportunity to purchase this Jaguar XJL Ultimate with an international travel package will be available exclusively to Gilt members, and such purchase includes roundtrip airfare for two to London, England; a four day, three night stay in the Jaguar suite, including private butler service; a gourmet private dinner for two cooked in suite by a world renowned Michelin-starred chef; a private meet-and-greet with Jaguar’s Design Team; a bottle of chilled Lanson Champagne**; and a $2,500 Gilt shopping credit to spruce up the purchaser’s wardrobe for the trip.
“At Gilt.com, we are devoted to offering our members unforgettable experiences and access to extraordinary products they cannot find anywhere else, and this partnership with Jaguar is no exception,” said Andy Page, President, Gilt Groupe. “Gilt and Jaguar’s customers equally value style, luxury, class, and quality, making the sale of this exclusive model of the brand-new 2013 Jaguar XJL Ultimate and the fabulous London vacation package that accompanies it a natural collaboration.”
“A partnership with Gilt.com is a great way to launch the Jaguar XJL Ultimate,” said David Pryor, Brand Vice President, Jaguar North America. “Designed to attract a customer who has a passion for luxury and a taste for adventure, the Jaguar XJL Ultimate, partnered with an exclusive London getaway, is a winning combination.”