Land Rover has dominated the SUV category of classic cars for a long time now. So, it is perhaps time for them to venture into new territories. This is why the company has decided to produce the 2016 Jaguar F-Pace, a first generation crossover vehicle. This car from Jaguar makes it the first ever crossover to be produced by Land Rover. Its association with Land Rover speaks of better performance specs as well as improved styling dynamics. Not only does it provide elevated design specs for this crossover, by it also offers better driving comfort and luxury in addition to it. This is the reason as to why this 2016 F-Pace is turning out to be such a popular model among the masses. Competition is pretty difficult in the luxury crossover markets. However, that fact would not sway Land Rover from competing against other giants such Audi Q5 and BMW X3. Having said so, this car might be better than its contemporaries in many aspects. Let’s check out the various specs that this 2016 F-Pace has to offer.
2016 Jaguar F-Pace – Exterior and Interior
Elegance and Class are the two things that Land Rover has hoped to achieve with the design elements of this 2016 Jaguar F-Pace. This is the reason as to why a new aluminum platform has been provided to construct this car’s internal mechanism. Along with that, new LED headlights are quite impressive as well as a luxurious Jaguar front fascia. A dominant oval grille design will be present, along with increasing detail of Jaguar’s own rear fenders. As far as its dimensions are concerned, the overall body will be light weight owing to its aluminum construction. This will greatly improve the overall fuel economy of this car. Interior specs will depict sheer luxury with abundant spacing and upgraded In-Control infotainment module. Navigation and connectivity is extremely good, with abundant safety specs such as stability control and emergency traction. Land Rover’s very own Passenger Airbag Occupant Sensing Deactivation technology is also present.
2016 Jaguar F-Pace – Powertrain
A new engine design layout has been constructed for 2016 Jaguar F-Pace so that it mirrors the intensity of Jaguar and the dynamic nature of Land Rover. After close consideration, only a couple of engine units have been chosen for this model. In future more might be added. What are they? Let’s have a look. A 2.0 liter Turbocharger inline 4 cylinder engine will serve as a base configuration, generating 163 HP max power, as well as 280 lbs. feet torque. Another 3.0 liter V6 cylinder engine is present as optional, capable of producing 340 HP max power, with 332 lbs. feet max torque. As per transmission module, an 8 speed auto gear box should be present. Drive train specs will include an all-wheel drive configuration.
2016 Jaguar F-Pace – Release Date and Price
With this new 2016 Jaguar F-Pace, Land Rover aims to target crossover customers. So its price ranges in between $38000 and $50000, based upon available features. This model will be released by the middle of 2016.