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Jaguar F-Type almost here for its spring 2013 launch

Jaguar F-Type almost here for its spring 2013 launch

Jaguar have a released a new model of car that is set to excite fans of the brand and motoring world alike. The hard top coupe announced by Jaguar in 2011 is due for release in 2013 and early on has already draw comparisons similar to the legendary E-Type Jaguar. Enthusiasts will notice a similar look and feel to the F-Type of its predecessor that has only lead to anticipation growing. But will it live up to the already daunting expectation?

The Jaguar F-Type is entering a market dominated by the Porsche Boxster, but with looks that can only be described to turn heads a competition may be on hand. Fanatics may be dissatisfied a hard-top coupe version won’t be available until possibly another year. The modern body and eagle eyed head lights give the Jaguar a lean and aggressive look that will suit its sporting performances.

The performance is meant to rival the Porsche Boxster with two engine sizes available. The options of a 3.0-litre V6 supercharged petrol unit and a 5.0-litre V8 both are stating an impressive 0-60mph in less than 5 seconds. Jaguar claimed to have focused on the weight distribution which increases the acceleration as a result of. The lighter body also leads to the F-Type performing well on the economic front, the V6 model boasting a return of 30mpg plus, with the V6 Porsche Boxster proclaiming only 20-29 mpg.

Jaguar allows customers to add extras to the convertible with the possibility of the price escalating to £92,000. When this is due for launch both a standard and ‘S’ specification will be available. Jaguar’s standard multimedia system is included along with sporting leather seats and a luxury interior that is the very least expected with the franchise.

A quote from Jaguars Vehicle Line Director, Ian Hoban stated: “The engineering development of the F-Type has focused on delivering a heightened level of dynamic driving reward. We are excited about our progress to date and are looking forward to soon being able to demonstrate what we have achieved.” A statement that will be backed up by the Jaguar F-Type when it is released in spring 2013 at selected dealerships.

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