Take a tour of the 2018 Jaguar F-TYPE performance specs and features below, see how it beats out the Mercedes-Benz SLC 300 on the performance front, and feel it out on a test drive near Fairhope at Jaguar Gulf Coast in Mobile, AL.
Top Performance Features
With the help of features like Intelligent Continuously Variable Valve Lift Control and a variable displacement oil pump, the turbocharged 2.0L inline-four base engine makes 296 hp and 295 lb-ft of torque while earning up to an EPA-estimated 30 mpg highway.
Move up to the supercharged 3.0L V6 and youi’ll get 340 hp and 332 lb-ft of torque in most circumnstances, while a specially tuned version gets a bump to 380 hp and can move from 0 to 60 mph in as little as 4.8 seconds.
Then there’s the top-of-the-line supercharged 5.0L V8 engine, which makes 550 hp and 502 lb-ft of torque on the Jaguar F-TYPE R and 575 hp and 516 lb-ft of torque on the Jaguar F-TYPE SVR, which can go from 0 to 60 mph in just 3.5 seconds.
A Sport Exhaust system comes standard on the base model, while the Jaguar F-TYPE S and R trims get an Active Sport Exhaust system with Active Bypass Valves. The top-level performance models are offered with an Active Exhaust that can be manually controlled.
More Performance Highlights
In addition to the robust perofrmance specs of the three available engines and impressive lineup of avaialble sport exhaust sytems, the 2018 Jaguar F-TYPE is also bolstered by performance featuers like:
Intuitive All-Wheel Drive with Intelligent Driveline Dynamics
Forged aluminum double wishbone suspension
Electric Power Assisted Steering (EPAS)
Carbon Ceramic Matrix Brakes
Find out more about the 2018 Jaguar F-TYPE, explore our new Jaguar F-TYPE inventory, and then take it out on a test run near Destin at Jaguar Gulf Coast, 1419 East I-65 Service Road South in Mobile, AL. We’re open Monday through Saturday, and you can reach us at 1 (844) 334-3146.