Jaguar F-Type Debuts in Paris, Priced From £58,500 [VIDEOS]

Jaguar has unveiled the F-Type two-seater sports car to a VIP audience at Musée Rodi Museum in Paris ahead of its debut today at the Paris Motor Show.

Three models are available: F-TYPE, F-TYPE S and the F-TYPE V8 S.

The base model is powered by a new new 3.0-litre V6 supercharged petrol engine with 335bhp, while in the F-Type S the same engine develops 375bhp. The hot F-Type V8 S is powered by a 488bhp 5.0-litre V8 supercharged petrol engine. The F-Type V8 S does 0-62mph in 4.2 seconds and has a top speed of 186mph.

All engines feature stop/start technology and are linked to an 8-speed Quickshift transmission, the F-Type S also has a Dynamic Launch feature.

Adrian Hallmark, Global Brand Director, Jaguar said: “Jaguar is a founder member of the sports car segment with a rich sporting bloodline stretching over 75 years, and in the F-TYPE we’ve reignited that flame. The F-TYPE isn’t designed to be like anyone else’s sports car. It’s a Jaguar sports car – ultra-precise, powerful, sensual and, most of all, it feels alive.”

The F-TYPE is now available to order with prices starting from £58,500, the F-Type S from £67,500 and top of the range F-Type V8 S from £79,950.

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