Hooray for Jaguar!
If anything, this latest coupe F-type Jaguar is even more beautiful than the white-hot 2014 F-type that is available this month at Jaguar dealers nationwide.
The 2015 coupes pack similar trim levels to the drop-top, but a stance and design boldness that is far more intense than expected.
2015 Jaguar F-TYPE Coupe – Debut Gallery
2015 Jaguar F-TYPE R Coupe – Exterior Gallery
2015 Jaguar F-TYPE Coupe – Interior Gallery
Animation – downloadable
U.S. Models and 2015 MSRP1
F-TYPE Coupe $65,000
F-TYPE S Coupe $77,000
F-TYPE R Coupe $99,000
Originally penned as the C-X16 concept car by Ian Callum, the F-TYPE Coupe brings that concept car design to reality
The new F-TYPE Coupe model line-up is headlined by the F-TYPE R Coupe, with a 550hp 5-liter supercharged V8 engine, enabling acceleration from 0-60 mph in 4.0 seconds, and a top speed of 186 mph (limited)2
The F-TYPE Coupe is built on a rigid bonded and riveted all-aluminum platform
Second-generation Electronic Active Differential3 and All-new Torque Vectoring system3 to deliver enhanced agility and handling at the limit
V6-powered models complete the range, powered by 380hp and 340hp 3-liter supercharged V6 engines, giving 0-60 mph2 in 4.8/5.1 seconds and top speeds of 171 and 161 mph respectively
An optional Carbon Ceramic Matrix (CCM) braking system – featuring 398/380mm (15.7/15-inch) discs front/rear will be available after introduction
ZF Eight-speed ‘Quickshift’ transmission with full manual sequential control via steering wheel-mounted paddles or the central SportShift lever
The F-TYPE Coupe has ample trunk space – easily accommodating two sets of golf clubs – with an available power assisted tailgate
The F-TYPE Coupe complements the “2013 World Car Design of the Year” winner, the F-TYPE Convertible
The F-TYPE Coupe range adds to the existing three-car F-TYPE Convertible model line-up; the V6-engined F-TYPE (340hp) and F-TYPE S (380hp), and the F-TYPE V8 S (495hp), which launched last year
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