First time we would ever consider buying a Jag . . . Shown at the
2013 Los Angeles Motor show, and available for sale in spring of 2014.
Offered in three variants:
F-Type Jaguar supercharged 3.0 liter V6 340 hp $65,000 USD
0-60mph (96km/h) 5.1 seconds and a top speed of 161mph (259km/h)
F-Type S Jaguar supercharged 3.0 liter V6 380 hp $77,000 USD
0-60mph (96km/h) in 4.8 seconds and tops out at 171mph (275km/h)
F-Type R Jaguar supercharged 5.0 liter V8 550 hp $99,000 USD
0-60mph in just 4.0 seconds
All three engines are paired to a ZF eight-speed automatic transmission with steering-wheel-mounted paddles that drives the rear wheels.
Standard equipment includes Adaptive Dynamics, a braking-based torque vectoring system, new electronic differential and Jaguar’s ‘Super Performance braking system’, with 380mm front and 376mm rear brake discs.
Carbon ceramic brakes, which enlarge the disc sizes to 398mm front/380mm rear, are optional.