2014 Jaguar F-TYPE V8 S

High-Powered Roadster. A luxurious, V8-powered two-seat convertible.

  • Likes
  • Performance
  • Dislikes
  • All around limited room

The Jaguar F-TYPE V8 S swaps out the luxury roadster’s standard V6 for a beefy, 5.0-liter supercharged V8 that boosts output to 495 horsepower and 460 lb-ft of torque. Our British Racing Green tester also came fitted with intelligent front lighting, a blind spot monitor, and SIRIUS satellite radio with a 380-watt Meridian sound system perfect for afternoon joyrides.

Check out the 2015 Jaguar F-TYPE R Coupe, Gayot's July 2014 Car of the Month.

Read a review of the 2014 Jaguar F-TYPE S V6

Warranty/Service: 4-year/50,000-mile new vehicle limited warranty; 4-year/50,000-mile 24/7 roadside assistance

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Specs

Base Price: $92,000

As Tested: $92,000

  • 16 / 23 mpg
  • EPA
  • 4.2 sec
  • 0-60
  • 495 hp @ 6,500 rpm
  • Horsepower
  • 186 mph
  • Top Speed
  • Engine: 5.0-liter supercharged V8
  • Horsepower: 495 hp @ 6,500 rpm
  • Torque: 460 lb-ft @ 2,500-5,500 rpm
  • Transmission: 8-speed QuickShift automatic
  • Curb Weight: 3,671 lbs
  • Wheelbase: 103.2 in
  • Length: 176 in
  • Width: 80.4 in
  • Height: 51.5 in
  • Turning circle: 35.8 ft
  • Brakes: 4-wheel disc brakes with ABS
  • Suspension: Adaptive Dynamics suspension
  • Traction: electronic stability control with traction control; dynamic and winter modes
  • 0-60 mph: 4.2 sec
  • 60-0 mph: n/a
  • Top Speed: 186 mph
  • EPA City: 16 mpg
  • EPA Highway: 23 mpg
  • Combined MPG: 18 mpg
  • Seating Capacity: 2
  • Safety: front and side airbags

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