The 2014 Jaguar F-Type will be heading to dealerships this summer, and the British automaker has announced that its base model will start at $69,000, excluding an $895 destination fee.
Initially, the F-Type will be offered in convertible form only, with a coupe following soon. The base model F-Type is powered by a 3.0-liter supercharged V6 powerplant with 340 hp and will come equipped with an eight-speed “Quick Shift” transmission with Sport Mode. 18-inch wheels will be standard on the F-Type V6 along with a Jaguar Performance Braking System sporting silver calipers and an open differential in the drivetrain. Leather and suede sport seats adorn the interior.
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Starting at $81,000 will be the Jaguar F-Type S, which is powered by the same 3.0-liter supercharged V6 engine, but power has been bumped to 380 hp helping propel the roadster to 60 mph from a standstill in 4.8 seconds. 19-inch wheels will be standard on the F-Type S while other changes include steering wheel-mounted shift paddles, the sport suspension gets Adaptive Dynamics, while the brakes are upgraded to the Jaguar High Performance Braking System featuring black calipers. The open differential is tossed aside for a limited slip differential while keyless entry, power folding and heated exterior mirrors, and a Dynamic mode is standard.
The top-of-the-line F-Type V8 S features a 5.0-liter supercharged V8 under the hood cranking out 495 hp and will sport 20-inch wheels on each corner. A quad-tipped exhaust setup is found in the rear and the braking system gets further upgraded to the Jaguar Super Performance Braking System with black calipers. An electronic active differential further enhances the driving experience while the cabin features leather sport seats with 14-way electric seat adjustment. Other luxurious amenities found in the F-Type V8 S include rear parking sensors and auto-dimming exterior mirrors.
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