Tag Archives: Jaguar F-Type

2014 LA Auto Show: Jaguar does the unthinkable, gives the F-Type a manual transmission

The Jaguar F-Type is hardly news and already loved by many. But it seems Jaguar just did the complete unthinkable because they introduced a rather special type of F-Type–one that comes with a manual transmission. Yup, you read correctly. The Jaguar F-Type can now be had with a third pedal. Yes, there are a few […]

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The Jaguar F-Type gains more weight and grip with all-wheel drive

Jaguar’s bringing a new F-Type to Los Angeles this year, but it isn’t exactly new on the outside or under the skin, since the F-Type is still relatively new altogether. Instead, the F-Type is equipped with all-wheel drive as an option now. Rumors in the past suggested Jaguar to be adding four-wheel grip the F-Type, […]

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The Jaguar F-Type Project 7 debuts stateside at Pebble Beach, priced at $165k

Jaguar once introduced a new conceptual version of the F-Type last year at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, paying tribute to the wonderful and classic D-Type. At this year’s Festival gathering Jaguar introduced a production version of the F-Type Project 7 Concept and this past weekend at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, the Coventry-based automaker […]

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Video: Watch XCAR go through four generations of Jaguar sports cars

Jaguar is a formidable producer of some of the most lustful sports cars ever made in history, despite also having a knack for making some of the most luxurious as well. But to refresh our memories as to what exactly made the Coventry-based automaker so famous, Britain’s XCAR released a new video that overviews some of the […]

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Video: Jaguar plans to up the ante in the tech depot with intensive HUDs

Jaguar seems to want to up its game in the tech department by becoming a leader. Following the announcement of a new engine family from the Coventry-based automaker, Jaguar revealed what they call Jaguar Virtual Windscreen, and it’s exactly what it sounds like. The system is described as a seriously intensive, all-windshield covered heads-up display […]

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Report: Jaguar may be planning a lighter F-Type

AutoExpress reports that Jaguar might be preparing an even lighter F-Type, which could only mean that a more track-focused version of the F-Type is in the works. As a direct competitor to the Porsche 911, this makes complete and perfect sense as the F-Type’s arch rival, the Porsche 911, as its own selection of variants, […]

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Video: Watch one of the greatest duels of the new millenium – Jaguar vs. Porsche edition

Jaguar has been taking the automotive world by storm with their luscious and epic F-Type Coupe and Roadster, especially in V8 S and R form. But the whole point of the F-Type was to compete directly with one of the industry’s greatest stablemates: the Porsche 911. And that’s exactly what it’s doing now that the […]

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Video: Watch four and a half minutes of epic car startups

If you love cars, you cannot deny that getting in and cranking the key to watch everything come to life, from the dashboard to hearing the surging roar of a beautifully made engine, is an event worthy of its own mention. Nitto Tires completely recognizes this and recently made a promotional video featuring the brief […]

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Spy video: AMG GT around the Nurburgring

This is mostly one of those posts that requires no explanation: Mercedes is putting the finishing touches on their Porsche 911-fighting AMG GT, which, as you’ll note does not bear the Mercedes name. Expected to cost on the low side of 100 large US, the two seat, two door coupe has already turned heads with […]

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Report: Jag to offer F-Type Club Sport, 440 lbs less, 0-60 in 3.5

Though it may not be a shock to anyone, Jaguar is looking to turn their already quick Porsche 911-fighting F-Type “up to 11.” The quickest, street legal, production F-Type weighs a whopping 3,700 lbs, which translates to lots of clever suspension and electronic jiggery-pokery to make up for the existing Coupe’s and R-Spec’s jowls. Rumor has […]

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