The 2016 Jaguar F-Type is a two-seater sports car as a Roadster or fabric over a hardtop available. Jaguar F-Type Coupe and Jaguar F-Type Convertible are available in the base, S- and R-MIC. The standard features on the Jaguar F-Type base trim includes 18-inch wheels alloy, automatic bi-xenon headlamps along washers and the LED lights, automatic wipers, power folding heated mirrors, key-less start and entry, cruise control, automatic control single zone of temperature, artificial leather and suede upholstery, interior leatherette, eight-way power seats, parameter storage driver, a column slope and telescopic steering, auto-dimming rear-view mirror, Bluetooth phone and audio connectivity, an 8-inches touchscreen navigation and audio system 12-Speaker Meridian with a CD player, auxiliary audio jack, USB / iPod interface, integration of the smartphone application, and HD and satellite radio. The convertible bond has a fully supplied retractable top, while the coupe has a panoramic glass roof. In the base model, an active sports exhaust standard on models equipped with manual transmission, but with the optional automatic transmission.
An upgrade to the 2016 Jaguar F-Type S allows you to a more powerful engine, 19-inches wheels, an adaptive suspension, the bigger brakes, a limited slip differential mechanical, dynamic driving modes can be selected, the active sports exhaust, steering wheel and colorful ambient lighting heated flat bottom. At the top of the range, adds the 2016 Jaguar F-Type R Supercharged V8, 20-inch wheels, red brake calipers and larger brakes, an electronic active differential with torque vectoring, quad exhaust, rear parking sensors, dimming mirrors, dual-zone automatic temperature control Seat heating Sport, Full leather trim and interior, heated steering wheel and metal pedals. The coupe also includes the power hatch, while Convertible has wind deflector. Most standard elements of R are on the lower trim levels in packages or standalone options.
All fittings are available with 2016 Jaguar F-Type extended leather interior, simulated suede upholstery and interior trim, the heated windscreen. There is also the Vision pack, the adaptive headlights, automatic headlights, a rearview camera, front and rear parking sensors, rear cross-traffic detection and a blind-spot warning system includes. All but the base model with high-performance carbon-ceramic brakes had, while a carbon fiber roof is available on all coupe models.
2016 Jaguar F-Type Interior
In the driver’s seat of the 2016 Jaguar F-Type and there is no mistaking it for anything but a sports car Even the basic version, there are many clues that will tell you that this car is an ideal location, hard with elegant seams, well reinforced seats and a passenger grab handle on the center console. There is still a Jaguar, though, means that high-quality materials. These versions that means nozzles on the “Ignis” start bar and orange upwards and shift paddles to increase the cool factor yet.
For 2016, a part of the technology inside 2016 Jaguar F-Type has been updated and all trim levels Get the Meridian sound system 12 speakers as standard. The system also includes an 8-inch touch screen and Jaguar InControl applications, allowing for expanded connectivity smartphone and use of third-party applications.
At highway speeds in top-down convertible is quiet, with trembling to an acceptable level. If you suddenly remember your hat and sunscreen, but the top-up in just 12 seconds and forgetting can be done up to 30 mph at speeds. The coupe offers a little more in sense of limited, but there is still much room now and standard panoramic sunroof provides an airy feel.
Car trips in the Jag can be a bit dispute. Not to find those long legs the seat back far enough to move, and the trunk is limited, especially if you are in the coupe or convertible. The Convertible provides only 7 cubic meters of space, while the coupe offers more usable 11 cubes. Medium suitcases are very narrow, and the strange and awkward shaped room liftover make loading luggage more difficult.
2016 Jaguar F-Type Engine
The base 2015 Jaguar F-Type is powered by a turbocharged power V6 engine of 3.0 liters, producing 340 hp and 332 lb-ft of torque. A manual gearbox with six-speed manual or optional power eight-speed automatic referral to the rear wheels. Jaguar believes that the basic F-Type will accelerate from zero to 60 mph in 5.5 seconds with manual and 5.1 seconds with the automatic. For fuel economy estimates the EPA that the base F-Type is 22 mpg combined (19 city / highway 28) back with automatic transmission. Estimates for the manual at the time of writing this article is not available.
The 2016 Jaguar F-Type S uses the same medium, but V6 increases the power to 380 hp and 339 lb-ft of torque. Its the same transmission choices as the base engine, but is only available with the automatic combined with all-wheel drive. In testing, a V6 Coupe S with automatic transmission and rear-wheel drive went from zero to 60 mph in 5.0 seconds which is the respectable time, but its still slower than rivals powered six-cylinder about half a second. Jaguar believes that the F-Type S with rear-wheel drive and a manual transmission will go from zero to 60 mph in 5.3 seconds while the automatic variant, a reduction to 4.8 seconds. AWD adds approximately one tenth of a second. The F-Type S with rear-wheel drive and automatic transmission is rated by the EPA at 22 combined mpg (19/27). This sub of 1 mpg with the automatic and all-wheel drive. Manual estimates not available at the time of this writing.
The 2016 Jaguar F-Type R gets a supercharged 5.0-liter V8 that develops 550 horsepower and 502 lb-in of torque. You can not have four-wheel drive and automatic transmission R with eight reports. Jaguar believes that the R will accelerate from zero to 60 mph in 3.9 seconds. The Jaguar F-Type R is rated by the EPA at 18 combined mpg (15/23).
2016 Jaguar F-Type Safety
Standard safety features on the 2016 Jaguar F-Type are anti-lock disc brakes, the stability and traction control, side airbags in the seats, rollover protection bars (only Cabriolet) mounted. Rear parking sensors are standard on the R model and optional for all other orders. Front parking sensors, a rear view camera, a blind-spot monitoring and rear cross traffic alert system are optional for all versions.
In testing, rear-wheel drive 2016 Jaguar F-Type R coupe (which is now only available in all-wheel drive) lasted only 106 meters. That’s what we expect from a sports car with summer tires, but a V6 F-Type S with rear-wheel drive has a relatively long period of 115 feet.