2015 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe: Exceptionally Fast and Fearsome
11 Nov 2014
Jaguar has been known for its sophisticated and high speed cars and this time again the automaker has come up with something similar with 2015 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe. This new sports car is certainly among the fastest and most powerful production vehicle that will hit the road. Many at Jaguar believe that it is going to be a turning point for Jaguar as this coupe version is beyond what coupes normally offer to its buyer.
Let’s take a quick look at the some of the features of the 2015 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe.
In terms of styling, 2015 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe does not offer anything different from a conventional coupe. It has a great design and sweeping roofline that improves the aerodynamics. The roof panel will be available in aluminum or panoramic glass but it certainly adds some weight to the vehicle. It has a rigid aluminum unibody that allows the car to move swiftly without adding too much pressure on the engine.
Under the hood, the car is powered by direct injected and supercharged 5.0 liter V8 engine that produces 550 horsepower and 502 lb feet of torque. The vehicle also gets electronically controlled differential that adds to the performance and allows the car to get around the top speed of 186 mph. Jaguar has also introduced torque vectoring system also adds to the overall handling of the vehicle. 2015 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe also includes electronic stability control system that ensures that the vehicle is in perfect control even at high speed rates.
To halt this speedy monster, Jaguar has added Carbon Ceramic Matrix brakes that is certainly lighter than the regular iron discs and therefore it reduces the weight of the vehicle. The car accelerates from zero to 60 mph in 3.5 seconds and is closer to the Porsche 911 Turbo benchmark. The all new 2015 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe will be available for the starting price of $99,895 in the US market.