Jaguar unveils the new F-Type R Coupé simultaneously in Tokyo and LA

The all-new Jaguar F-Type R Coupé launched simultaneously in Tokyo and LA is an amalgamation of everything that has made the marque great — comfort, power and stunning design.Jaguar‘s new two-door coupe is based on the C-X16 concept car and thanks to a bruising 5-liter, supercharged V8 engine, the range-topping ‘R’ model is more than a facelift.

Other features include an electronic active differential and a new Torque Vectoring system for controlling the feed of power to individual wheels; carbon ceramic matrix brakes and an eight-speed sequential gearbox. In Europe the Jaguar F-Type R Coupé will retail for 96,000 euros which places it in direct competiion with BMW 6 Series, Mercedes SL, Porsche 911.