The 2017 Jaguar F-Type strengthens its domination as the true sports car on the modern automotive market scene. Yeah, this was ever labeled as the first true sports car when its first debut was unveiled. The R performance was also the best on the class at the moment. The 2017 model has a good and new package for them who miss the legendary sports car coming back in this modern era. Moreover, it is also cheaper than the current F-Type. For your information, we got a new high-performance F-Type on the top range here. Yes, it is 575-hp SVR model.
The latest news about 2017 Jaguar F-Type is the released full pricing by its automaker, Jaguar. They set the base MSRP at $62,395. For your information, this price is for the standard coupe model of F-Type with RWD system plus manual gearbox. This coupe pumps out 340 horsepower with its 3.0 L V6 supercharged engine. Meanwhile, convertible version with the same specification is priced at $66,395 as the starting cost. All base prices are already including with destination charge around $995 USD. This is one of the Jaguar efforts to increase the market demand of their F-Type.
2017 Jaguar F-Type Under the Hood
Sadly, all 2017 F-Type lineup won’t come with manual transmission in AWD version. The all-wheel drive only comes with 8-speed automatic transmission now for F-Type. But, it is also limited on the F-Type S model either. The 3.0 L V6 supercharged engine with this setup is able to pump out 380 horsepower. Meanwhile, F-Type R which now produces 550horsepower with its 5.0 V8 engine has to be satisfied because the highest trim rate belongs to the SVR trim which has the same V8 engine but higher horsepower. For your information, the R model has ever the top range of F-Type in the past especially when people just introduced with the true sports car recently. The 2017 Jaguar F-Type SVR produces 575 horsepower.
Source: Cars News Release