Jaguar has updated sports car F-Type

Jaguar has updated sports car F-Type

April 4, 2018 0 By autotimesnews

Coupes and convertibles received a new system of designations inside the line and an expanded set of basic equipment

The company Jaguar introduced a slightly updated sports car F-Type, which received an expanded list of basic equipment. In addition, the British brand introduced a new notation system inside the line, displaying the engine power of each particular modification.

So, the initial version with a 300-horsepower two-liter supercharged engine received the designation P300. Versions with compressor three-liter V6 engines with a power of 340 and 380 hp. now can be distinguished by nameplate P340 and P380 respectively. The top variants with five-liter V8 units delivering 550 and 575 hp retained the previous F-Type R and F-Type SVR plates.

As for the technical part, all modifications of the sports car received a torque distribution system in base version, and the P380 versions were added with adaptive shock absorbers and a limited slip differential.

Finally, Jaguar F-Type has received the upgraded multimedia complex InControl Touch Pro with an enlarged up to 10 inches display. The infotainment system still does not support Apple CarPlay and Android Auto interfaces, however such functionality should appear on the model before the end of this year.

European sales of the renovated coupe and convertible will start in May.