Jaguar Is Preparing A More Powerful Version Of The F Type Coupe
Within the premiere of a new sports car Jaguar F-Type Coupe is the company's chief designer has shared some details about the future of this project. It turns out that in the model lineup of the British brand will appear and more powerful version of this machine.
Presented at the motor show in Los Angeles versions of the F-Type Coupe is the most powerful can be called the F-Type R Coupe with a 5-liter V8 engine c compressor with a capacity of 550 HP and a torque of 680 Nm. The car accelerates to 100 km/h in 4.2 seconds and top speed is electronically limited at around 300 km/H.
As told at the auto show the company's chief designer Ian Callum, in the foreseeable future will obviously appear version of RS and even RS GT. Thus, the manufacturer hopes to strengthen its position in the segment of powerful sports cars.
According to him, in such vehicles, "there is always a place for a more powerful version. "Our intention is to maximize the capabilities of the car in all directions. It is obvious that the platform has the potential for this. Whatever the engine, the body will cope with that," he said Callum.
Recall, at the motor show in Tokyo and later (if you count Moscow time) at the motor show in Los Angeles Jaguar presented three versions of the coupe: F-Type R, F-Type S and F-Type. The last two received received 3-liter turbocharged V6 engine with a supercharger, with the characteristics of 380 HP/460 Nm and 340 HP/450 Nm, acceleration to 100 km/h in 4.9 or 5.3 seconds and a maximum speed of 275 or 259 km/h respectively.