Originally Posted by Nicktyelor
Maybe you've forgotten about the upcoming XE? If they don't move it upmarket, it will be completely cannibalized by its own stablemate.
XF competes with the 5 Series / E Class
XE competes with the 3 Series / C Class
Thus, the XE is a class BELOW the XF.
Moving the XF up so the XE can be priced like a 5 Series rather than a 3 Series would be idiocy.
Pictures of the XE are leaking out and it's more Camry than captivating.