Why We Love The 2022 Jaguar F-Type

Why We Love The 2022 Jaguar F-Type

Once again, the Brits have created an exquisite automobile that represents British excellence and the highest engineering standards. For years, the Jaguar was a synonym with “British upper class and aristocracy” and, according to I Love Luxury Cars, these quintessential British automobile brand continues “to represent old-school English taste.”

The original bad boys, Steve McQueen, Led Zeppelin, and Clint Eastwood were always fans of the Jaguar, but more recently, a newer generation of celebrities is also falling for the charm of this beautiful automobile. Emeli Sande, Idris Elba and Stella McCartney are the most recent British superstars who declared their love for the posh car company.

As for the 2022 Jaguar F-Type, this seems as the model James Bond car: fast, incredibly beautiful, stylish and packed with tech gadgets. Daniel Craig might love his Aston Martin, but that’s just because he didn’t drive the 2022 Jaguar F-Type. The coolest thing is that for $73,400 (starting price), anyone can feel like a super British spy, iconic bad boy or a global celebrity. And the best thing is that this killer car has far more than looks, so here are our top reasons why we love the 2022 Jaguar F-Type.

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The 2022 Jaguar F-Type: It’s All About The Engine, Speed, And Performance

The Jaguar F-Type competes with the 2022 Chevrolet Corvette in looks and performance. And while the Corvette has a more thrilling style and design, the F-Type gets extra points for its engine. Both run on a V8 engine, but while the 2022 Chevrolet Corvette has a 6.2 liter V8 engine, which delivers 490 to 495 horsepower, the 2022 Jaguar F-Type has a supercharged 5-liter V8 engine. The F-Type also has the powerplant in front of the driver and features a Switchable Active Sports Exhaust system.

Drivers who love speed will enjoy the F-Type. This beast accelerates from 0 to 60 miles per hour in 3.7 to 4.5 seconds. Naturally, the F-Type R is the most powerful model, delivering 575 horsepower and 516 pound-feet of torque, while the P450 and P450 R-Dynamic models deliver 444 horsepower and 428 pound-feet of torque.

The 2022 Jaguar F-Type: Fuel Economy

Considering how expensive gas has gotten, improved fuel economy has become a priority for many drivers. As such, it is important to note that the F-Type P450 has an estimated gas mileage of 17 miles per gallon in the city and 24 miles per gallon on the highway, with a combined rate of 19 miles per gallon. Meanwhile, the 2022 Jaguar F-Type R and the P450 R-Dynamic have an estimated gas mileage of 16 miles per gallon in the city and 24 miles per gallon on the highway, with a combined rate of 18 miles per gallon.

It’s Virtually Impossible Not To Love The Looks Of The Jaguar F-Type

Jaguar knows we live in a society where looks are everything. Accordingly, the British automobile manufacturer focused on every detail of this beautiful vehicle and designed an aesthetically pleasing super car.

The trunk volume is on the small side for the convertible at 7.3 cubic feet but the coupe is impressively accommodating at 14.4 cubic feet. Inside the car there are standout elements like the faux-suede accents and the “R” branded leather steering wheel. Elsewhere, the 6-way leather performance seats are heated for more comfort during long drives. The higher-end models also include premium cabin lighting and 12-way Windsor leather performance seats.

Customers can select between 26 hues that go beyond the standard offering. For instance, the special effect “Icy White” is quite impressive, while the “Sanguinello Orange” and “Atacama Orange” are eye-catching.

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The 2022 Jaguar F-Type Has James Bond-Like Infotainment System

All models are equipped with a 10-inch touchscreen that supports the InControl Touch Pro infotainment software. Drivers can select to view the information and navigation updates on a high-resolution 12.3 inch Interactive Driver Display. And Deezer and TuneIn accounts can be linked to the InControl Portal.

The standard models also have Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, while the Jaguar Remote App allows drivers to verify fuel levels, find their automobile location and lock/ unlock the car remotely.

Various Trim Levels Are Available

There’s a Jaguar F-Type available for every customer preference. The Coupe R is a super fast beast, perfectly adapted for drivers who love to speed on highways. It reaches a top speed of 186 miles per hour (vs 177 miles per hour for the P450 and P450 R- Dynamic) and it accelerates faster than the other models.

The Coupe R has a starting price of $108,500, and has an impressive interior as well as effortless performance. Also, the wheels come in Gloss Black with contrast Diamond Turned finish instead of Gloss Dark Grey with contrast Diamond Turned finish. Meanwhile, the P450 Coupe is less prominent, but still a spectacular model.

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