Jaguar loves to make sports car even though they have embraced crossovers and electric vehicles. It is evident by the latest 2021 Jaguar F-Type. The 2021 F-Type has an aggressive front fascia that has a large honeycomb mesh grille and is flanked by slimmer headlights and sportier air intakes. Rest of the body remains unchanged, but buyers would find a new hood, restyled wheels and updated front fender vents. The styling changes continues to the back and is evident by revised rear fascia and new taillights that replaces circular accent present on its predecessor. Interior of 2021 Jaguar F-Type is familiar and majority of them is carried over from its predecessor. However, there is new 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster and a Touch Pro infotainment system that supports Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
The infotainment system now has software OTA (over-the-air) functionality so that updates can be delivered to the car without being driven it to the dealerships. Several engine options are available for 2021 Jaguar F-Type and starts off by entry-level turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that delivers 296hp and 400 Nm of torque. It helps car to sprint from 0-60mph in 5.4 seconds before reaching the top speed of 155 mph. Buyers looking for more power can opt for supercharged 5.0-liter V8 engine that delivers an output of 444hp and 580 Nm of torque. It is mated with eight-speed automatic transmission and it can be paired with all-wheel drive system. Regardless of the option, it can accelerate from 0-60mph in 4.4 seconds and has a top speed of 177 mph.
For ultimate performance, there is Jaguar F-Type R that produces 567hp and 700 Nm of torque. Due to this extra power, it can accelerate from 0-60mph in 3.5 seconds and hits a top speed of 186 mph. 2021 Jaguar F-Type R features a comprehensively updated chassis with new adaptive dampers, springs, anti-roll bars, ball joints and stiffer rear knuckles. There also comes 20-inch wheels and both V8 models has a new Quiet Start function. As the name suggests, it enables the car to start without making much noise. These models are equipped with an exhaust system that features electrically-actuated bypass valve that remains close at startup. US customers wont et the entry-level V8 engine but they would receive supercharged 3.0-liter V6 that offers 380hp and 459 Nm of torque. 2021 Jaguar F-Type is currently available to order in UK and is priced from £54,060.