July 1, 2017: Jaguar has launched the MY18 version of its two-door sports car, the F-Type. The car is available as a coupe and a convertible, with the monstrous 5.0-litre V8 supercharged engine. The motor develops 550PS/680Nm in the R variant and 575PS/680Nm in the SVR avatar. Prices start at Rs 2.08 crore and Rs 2.49 crore respectively.
Jaguar F Type Variants
Jaguar F Type prices start at Rs. 2.15 crore for petrol and goes upto Rs. 2.72 crore. Jaguar F Type is available in 4 variants and 6 colours.
The F-Type SVR is faster, louder, quicker, but better behaved! Sounds strange? We spent a few hours to get to the bottom of it.
Raw and uncouth muscle car manners draped with British elegance - that’s how the raucous V8-powered Jaguar F-Type always came across to me. But clearly, the folks at Jaguar’s Special Vehicle Operations unit thought it to be a bit tame. So they poked around and made it madder still, on paper. Oddly, Jaguar claims that the F-Type SVR despite the more exciting numbers is a car for all seasons and drivers of all kinds of skill sets. Read, not-racers. Us. We headed to Jaguar’s testing grounds to get a taste of the SVR before it lands here in India. Now, let's get your questions answered.
How much faster is it?
Whether coupe or convertible, the F-Type SVR breaks the 300kmph mark by a significant margin. The maddest of the “regular” F-Types is good for 300kph only: The coupe will hit a claimed 322kmph, while the convertible is restricted to 314kmph.
What about 0-100kmph?
Ah, you mean quicker! That’s more exciting too! The SVR, coupe or convertible, will do the ton in 3.7 seconds - that’s 0.4 seconds sooner than the 550PS versions of the F-Type. Part of the credit has to go to the 25kg of weight savings over the F-Type R AWD....read more »
We drive the new Jaguar F-Type R Coupe in the Spanish mountains with rain for company. And go around a race track as well!
April 3, 2014 By Team ZigWheels
Jaguar F Type Highlights
The two-seater sports car from the Jaguar, the F type retails in the Indian market in the price
range of Rs 2.15-2.72 crore (ex-showroom, Delhi). The F-type is available in both
convertible and coupe body styles with both offering exhilarating performance and unique
styling quotient. The exterior design highlights the features like the long bonnet, short rear
overhang, and large alloy wheels helping F-type to makes for a unique aesthetic appearance.
The cabin is luxuriously appointed with a large 10-inch touchscreen infotainment system
taking pride of the place among the other highlights. Jaguar F-type comes powered by
monstrous 5.0-liter V8 turbocharged petrol engine putting out 550PS/680Nm in the R variant
while dishing out 575PS/680Nm in the SVR variant, both mated to an 8-speed automatic
transmission. In the Indian market, the Jaguar F type is competing against the likes of
Mercedes Benz AMG GT, Ford Mustang, Audi R8, and Bugatti Veyron among others.