Jaguar F Type S and Jaguar F Type V8 S models were test driven by three popular names of F1 world Justin Bell, Christian Danner and Martin Brundle on 13th December, 2012. The soft top convertible sports car has two engine options, the 3.0L V6 engine and 5.0L V8 engine. The V6 delivers 380 PS of power and has its top speed limited up to 275 km/hr using an electronic speed limiter. The sports car can touch 0 up to 100 km/hr in 4.9 seconds. The larger V8 engine delivers 495 PS of power and both engines are all aluminium engines.
Jaguar F Type S models further have features like adaptive suspension and active exhaust tips to strengthen sporty qualities of the car. Mr. Mike Cross, Chief Engineer, Vehicle Integrity, Jaguar present during test drive spoke about the car saying, “The entire F-TYPE development programme has, from a vehicle development perspective, been focused on delivering a connected sports car driving experience. To witness three respected drivers take to the track and to hear their positive comments validate our work has been great.”