Who doesn’t love sport cars? Who doesn’t love when it roar? Everyone in this Universe does.. I love it, of course.. When you hear the engine rumbling, it gives you a sort of pleasure that you can’t really explain, right? My favorite is Jaguar; and today I am gonna be talking with you about F-Type; its features, performance, models, design, price and everything you need to know.
The Jaguar F-Type is a two seated sports car and the spiritual successor of E-Type of the 60s. You must be wondering what E-Type and F-Type are, right? Well, there are C-Type, D-, E-, F- and the S-Type. Let us discuss about all the types before we move to the F-Type.
C-Type is a legendary sport car specifically created to win the 1951 24 hours Le Mans; which it actually did.
D-Type were developed with more advanced features than D-Type like later independent suspension, more powerful disk brakes, full aluminum body, five-speed transmission; choices between 3.4, 3.8 or 4.2 litre engines with 3 dual choke, and other features.
E-Type were manufactured in between 1961 to 1975; and its features run over the D-Type, with higher performance, beautiful design, rack and pinion steering, mono-coque construction and different other.
F-Type, it is the one that comes with supercharged 3.0-liter V6 and V8 engines that make 340 hp. The sporty thing offers you 6-speed manual transmission while an eight-speed auto is optional; the well-tuned suspension runs exactly when you want it or when you don’t.
The primary features include, awesome styling and a comfortable driver cabin, carbon ceramic matrix brakes; adaptive dynamics; quick response steering; electronic active differential and intelligent drive line dynamics; The F-Type is made on the newest generation of Jaguar’s all Aluminum platform design and has 3 different kinds.
There are 6 different models of Jaguar F-Type, which are: F-Type V6, F-Type V6 S, F-Type V8 S, F-Type V8 R, F-Type SVR and F-Type project 7.
The V6 engine gives you the top speed of around 171 mph (275 kmh); it launches the car from 0 to 60 km/h within 4.8 seconds and HP of 375.
The V8 engine offers you the HP of 488; it launches the car from 0 to 100km/h in 4.3 seconds and to a top speed of 186 mph (300 kmh).
And the V8 SVR; it gets you from 0 to 100 km/h in 3.5 seconds, offering you the top speed of 200 mph (322 kmh) and HP of 567.
PRETTY FAST, huh..
The cars come with different designs, coupé; convertibles and coupé along with convertibles. The cars were designed according to the need. F-Type uses all-aluminum chassis and the convertible roof is an electrically functioned retractable fabric top. Jaguar states, by avoiding metal it can keep the car’s center of gravity low, and it can help the car move faster.
F-Type Premium, it costs $61,400.
F-Type S, it costs $79,100.
F-Type R, $105,400.
F-Type SVR, $125,950