Jaguar F-Type sportscar launched in India at INR 1.37 crore

      

Jaguar India has launched the F-type sportscar in India, at a price of Rs. 1.37 crore. The F-type was first showcased at the 2012 Paris motor show. The Jaguar F-Type is a two-seat sports car, based on a shortened platform of the XK convertible. A similarly sized concept car, the C-X16, was shown at the Frankfurt Motor show in September 2011. In India, the F-type is available in two variants while internationally the car is available with 3 variants. The Indian variants are the F-type S and F-type V8 S.

Jaguar F-type launched

Jaguar F-type launched

The  F-type S comes with a supercharged, 3 liter-V6 petrol engine which produces 380 PS of peak power and 460 Nm of peak torque. With the 3.0 liter V6 engine, the car reaches 0-100 Kph mark in 4.9 seconds and has top speed of 275 km/h. The second variant of the F-Type is the one with the much more powerful 5.0 liter-V8 petrol engine, which produces 490 PS of peak power and 625 Nm of peak torque. The V8 engine propels the F-Type to 300 Kph with the 0-100 mark coming up in just 4.3 seconds. Both the engines get 8 speed automatic transmissions.

Jaguar F-type dashboard

Jaguar F-type dashboard

Here are the detailed specs of the Jaguar F-type convertible sportscar sold in India,

3.0 V6 380PS5.0 V8 495PS
Acceleration 0-100 km/h seconds4.94.3
Top speed  km/h275300
FUEL CONSUMPTION [1]3.0 V6 380PS5.0 V8 495PS
Urban mpg (l/100km)12.815.9
Extra Urban mpg (l/100km)7.08.3
Combined mpg (l/100km)9.111.1
Carbon dioxide emissions (g/km)213259
Tank capacity (litres approx.)7272
POWERTRAIN3.0 V6 380PS5.0 V8 495PS
Cylinders68
Capacity (cc)2,9955,000
Maximum power EEC-PS (kW)280364
@rev/min6,5006,500
Maximum torque EEC-N339460
@ rev / min3,500 – 5,0002,500 – 5,500
Compression ratio:110.59.5
Transmission8-speed
automatic
8-speed
automatic
Final Drive Ratio3.312.56
BRAKES, WHEELS AND TYRESF-TYPE SF-TYPE V8 S
High PerformanceSuper Performance
Front disc diameter (mm)380380
Rear disc diameter (mm)325376
Wheel Dimensions – Standard Front19 x 8.5J20 X 9J
Wheel Dimensions – Standard Rear19 x 9.5J20 x 10.5J
Tyre Dimensions – Standard Front245/40R19255/35R20
Tyre Dimensions – Standard Rear275/35R19295/30R20

Jaguar F-type 3.0 V6 S is priced at INR 1.37 Crore and F-Type V8 S is priced at INR 1.61 Crore (ex showroom Mumbai)

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