02.12.2019 – 21:05

Jaguar Land Rover Germany GmbH – Press Jaguar

British automaker shows new edition of its sports car: the new Jaguar F-TYPE - stylish and dynamic

Whitley / Kronberg (ots)

Jaguar is making its charismatic F-TYPE sports car fit for the 2020s with extensive facelifting. The award-winning two-seater Coupé and Cabriolet form is now more exciting than ever after an intense visit to the Jaguar Design Studio – Jaguar Design DNA perfectly formed in its puristic form. Thanks to a front end with narrower headlamps, a newly formed bonnet and a likewise modified rear, the F-TYPE is now even more muscular and dynamic on the asphalt. In the cabin, lined with high-quality materials, a central TFT-HD instrument display in large format 12.3 "shines as the most important novelty.The engine range starts with the two-liter turbo four-cylinder P300, supplemented by a new version of Jaguar's legendary V8 compressor with 331 kW (450 hp) * and the now to 423 kW (575 hp) * strengthened V8 for the top-of-the-range F-TYPE R. For the world's already 178 prizes F-TYPE in recent evolution stage Jaguar opens now the order books, to dealers The new models will be rolling from March and at prices starting at 64,200 euros.

Alan Volkaerts, head of the Jaguar F-TYPE line, says: "The redesigned F-TYPE is the definitive Jaguar sports car and continues to set standards in design purism and driving pleasure – making every trip an extraordinary experience."

Its timeless shape presents itself more self-confident than ever, the virtual HD central instrument enhances the driver-centeredness in the interior and the engine range leaves nothing to be desired. The new F-TYPE R aims at sports car enthusiasts with its 404 kW (575 hp) * V8 supercharged engine. Its upgraded chassis and intelligent four-wheel drive deliver exceptional performance in all conditions without compromising everyday usability. He sprints from zero to 100 km / h in 3.7 seconds, the top speed is 300 km / h (electronically sealed off)

At the launch, Jaguar will be offering an exclusive F-TYPE First Edition for the duration of the first model year in addition to the classic equipment program. The engine offering includes the P300, a 2.0-liter four-cylinder turbo with 221 kW (300 hp) *, the P450 with a 5.0-liter V8 supercharger with 331 kW (450 hp) * and as a top engine, the 5.0-liter V8 supercharger with 423 kW (575 hp) *.

All models are available as convertible and coupe and are manufactured in Castle Bromwich / UK. They are now available for orders over 64,200 euros and from March at the dealer.

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Global introductory movie at: https://youtu.be/lLP_G_lFa5s

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About Jaguar Land Rover

Jaguar Land Rover is the UK's largest car manufacturer with two iconic brands, Jaguar and Land Rover: Land Rover is the world's leading manufacturer of premium all-wheel-drive vehicles, and Jaguar, one of the world's leading luxury sports saloon and sports car brands.

Our mission is to deliver groundbreaking vehicles that provide our customers with experiences they will love for a lifetime. Our products are in demand worldwide. In 2018, Jaguar Land Rover sold 592,708 vehicles in 128 countries.

The company secures just under 260,000 jobs at dealerships, suppliers and local companies. At heart, we are a British company with two major design and development sites, three production sites and one engine center in the UK. In addition, we also have plants in China, Brazil, India, Austria and Slovakia.

From 2020, all new Jaguar and Land Rover vehicles will have an electric option, giving our customers a wider choice. We will introduce a portfolio of electrified models throughout our product range, all-electric, plug-in and mild-hybrid, and continue to use the latest diesel and gasoline engines.

Information about Jaguar Land Rover can be found here: www.jaguarlandrover.com and on linkedin.com/jlrdeutschland

* Consumption values ​​F-TYPE 
Jaguar F-TYPE P300 Coupe / Cabriolet 2.0 liter i4 turbo with 221 kW (300
PS) 8-speed automatic (fuel consumption l / 100 km combined: 8.1;
CO2 emission: 184 g / km) 
Jaguar F-TYPE P450 Coupé / Cabriolet 5.0 liter V8 compressor with 331 kW
(450 hp) 8-speed automatic (fuel consumption l / 100 km combined:
10.6; CO2 emission: 244 g / km) 
Jaguar F-TYPE P450 AWD Coupe / Cabriolet 5.0 liter V8 compressor with
331 kW (450 hp) 8-speed automatic transmission (fuel consumption l / 100 km
combined: 11.0; CO2 emission: 252 g / km)
Jaguar F-TYPE R AWD Coupe / Cabriolet 5.0 Liter V8 Compressor with 423
kW (575 hp) 8-speed automatic transmission (fuel consumption l / 100 km
combined: 11.0; CO2 emission: 252 g / km) 
Consumption and emission values 
* Consumption values: Power consumption of the Jaguar I-PACE EV400 with 294 kW
(400 hp), combined: 24.8-22 kWh / 100km **; CO2 emissions in the
Driving mode, combined: 0 g / km (in accordance with Regulation (EC) No. 692/2007). 
Consumption and emission levels Jaguar XE, XF, XJ, F-TYPE, E-PACE,
F-PACE, I-PACE, including R and SVR models: 
Fuel consumption in the combined test cycle (NEDC): Jaguar F-PACE
SVR 5.0 liter V8: 11.9 l / 100km - Jaguar XE E-Performance: 4.8 l / 100km
Power consumption in the combined test cycle (WLTP): I-PACE EV400: 24.8
kWh / 100km 
CO2 emissions in the combined test cycle:
Jaguar F-PACE SVR 5.0 Liter V8: 272 g / km - Jaguar I-PACE EV400: 0
g / km (while driving) 

The data on fuel consumption, CO2 emissions and electricity consumption were already calculated according to the directive VO (EC) 692/2008 on the basis of the new WLTP test cycle and recalculated to NEDC values ​​for comparability. Taxes and other vehicle-related charges based on consumption and emission levels may be different from those specified here. Depending on driving style, road and traffic conditions as well as vehicle condition, different consumption values ​​may result in practice.

Information on fuel consumption and CO2 emissions at spreads depending on the wheel / tire set used.

The guideline is also available on the Internet at www.dat.de.

Press contact:

Jaguar Land Rover Germany GmbH
Press and public relations
Campus Kronberg 7
61476 Kronberg in the Taunus

Andrea Leitner-Garnell, Director Press and Public Relations
Phone: 0 61 73 32 71-120, aleitner@jaguarlandrover.com

Michael Küster, Head of Product Communication
Phone: 0 61 73 32 71-121, mkuester@jaguarlandrover.com

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