New Jaguar F-TYPE makes UAE debut
Dubai, May 15, 2013
Al Tayer Motors, one of the UAE’s premier automobile dealerships and the official importer-dealer for Jaguar and Land Rover vehicles, unveiled the all-Aluminium two-seater convertible sports car Jaguar F-TYPE, in Dubai.
Jaguar’s F-TYPE is a continuation of a sporting bloodline that encompasses some of the most beautiful, thrilling and desirable cars ever built, representing a return to the company’s heartland with a two-seater, convertible sports car focused on performance, agility and driver involvementm, said a top official at the launch.
Al Tayer Motors CEO Ashok Khanna said, “Since its launch at the Paris Motorshow last September, the Jaguar F-TYPE has been eagerly awaited in the UAE and there has been tremendous enthusiasm among loyal Jaguar customers here. We are confident the Jaguar F-TYPE will take the leaping cat marque to greater heights.”
The car with a starting price of Dh289,000 ($78,662) is available to book from Al Tayer Motors Jaguar showrooms.
Robin Colgan, the managing director for Jaguar Land Rover Mena: “Jaguar has a rich sporting heritage stretching over 75 years, and the F-TYPE is the perfect embodiment of this. It isn’t designed to be like any other sports car, it’s a Jaguar sports car – ultra-precise, powerful, sensual and most of all, it feels alive. I am thrilled to be here today to launch the latest addition to the Jaguar family in the UAE.”
"The F-TYPE provides the perfect showcase for Jaguar’s next generation of supercharged petrol engines, which combine extremely high specific outputs of both power and torque with great efficiency gains," he stated.
"A new 3.0-litre V6, developed from Jaguar’s highly acclaimed 5.0-litre V8, is available in either 340PS or 380PS variants, powering the F-TYPE and F-TYPE S respectively," he added.-TradeArabia News Service