The Jaguar F-Pace SVR is fast. Blisteringly fast. With its 550-horsepower, five-liter V8 it will hit 60 mph in just 4.1 seconds and go on to 176 mph. That sounds like the perfect blank canvas for Jaguar outfitter Lister, doesn't it?
Jaguar F Pace
"I love this car." So said Jaguar designer Ian Callum, quite genuinely, as the Jaguar F-Pace SVR drove onto the stage at the company's new headquarters in Mahwah, N.J. Despite accepting and even embracing Jaguar's decision to produce SUVs, it's quite obvious (because he says so repeatedly) that Callum is still a guy with a lust for high-powered sports cars. The F-Pace SVR melds these two elements to create something he gleefully describes as "ridiculous."
It should come as no surprise that the folks back in England have been working on a hot new version of the Jaguar F-Pace. Today, just ahead of the 2018 New York International Auto Show, the British automaker confirmed that the Jaguar F-Pace SVR will debut this week. The new Jaguar I-Pace and Range Rover SV Coupe will make their North American debuts alongside the F-Pace
This luxury crossover will be missed.
The bright paint offsets a dreary winter.
I'll admit this may sound slightly petty.
You need a good audio system for road trips.
We'd be happy if Jaguar would make the supercharger a tad louder though.
Only for those with a strong dislike of scraping windshields.
The lineup adds some safety equipment and a fuel payment app, too.
It's a promising idea, but you might want to wait for the kinks to get ironed out.
The latest word has it that Jaguar Land Rover's Special Vehicles Operations department is working on SVR versions of both the F-Pace and XE - both to pack the company's celebrated supercharged V8.
With its first SUV and a new sedan, the iconic British brand – now owned by India's Tata – seeks a broader audience in the mass market.