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2013-12-06 14:32

WORLD DEBUT: Jaguar has unveiled its F-Type Coupe in Los Angeles and the new model will reach South Africa by June 2014. Image: JAGUAR


Jag F-Type recreates historic sprint

Jaguar has revealed its stunning F-Type Coupe in Los Angeles. What's more, the coupe is headed for SA!

LOS ANGELES, USA - Jaguar's F-Type coupe was revealed made its debut at the Los Angeles auto show.

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The convertible is already available in South Africa and the Coupe will arrive from June 2014 reports one of Jaguar's local dealers.The coupe will be available in three versions - F-type, F-Type R, F-Type S.

According to the dealer, 20 units are marked for SA for 2014, of which eight have already been pre-ordered. Prices are not yet available.


Jaguar says the F-Type coupe is the most "dynamically capable, performance-focused" production Jaguar yet. The range-topping F-Type R coupe is powered by the automaker’s 5.0-litre supercharged V8 capable of rocketting the model to 100km/h in 4.1sec and a top speed of 300km/h (electronically limited).

 All units are rear-wheel drive and are mated to an eight-speed transmission.

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