The day has finally arrived! Jaguar, the Tata owned British Sports car manufacturer today officially launched the F-Pace, its first ever performance SUV in India. The automaker revealed the prices and other details of the practical yet fast SUV earlier this month only to unveil the same today at a grand event in Mumbai. The F-Pace despite being an SUV boasts of the same performance DNA as that of the F-Type Sports Coupe and the practicality and comforts of a luxury sedan like the XF and XE. Here we bring you all the live updates straight from the launch event of this all new performance SUV from Jagaur’s stable, the F-Pace. Stay tuned and keep refreshing the page!
9:02 PM: The event for the launch of the Jaguar F-Pace has concluded. Thanks for joining us. Stay tuned to OnCars.in for latest happenings in the Indian automotive industry!
8:54 PM: The variant wise prices for the Jaguar F-Pace are as follows (ex-showroom, Delhi)
Pure: INR 68.40 lakh
Prestige: INR 74.50 Lakh
R-Sport: INR 1.02 Cr
First Edition: INR 1.12 Cr
8:48 PM: One can customize and make his or her Jaguar F-Pace unique through the various customization packages on offer, like the Carbon Fibre pack and the Lifestyle Pack.
8:45 PM: Some of the on-board features include touch-screen infotainment system, fully digital instrument cluster, four-zone climate control system, panoramic roof,, rear air-con vents along with Jaguar’s rotary gear knob among the others.
8:40 PM: Scoring high on the practicality front, the Jaguar F-Pace promises to accommodate 5-people in utmost comfort. It will offer a massive boot capacity of 650-liters and rather interestingly a full-sized spare on offer!
8:35 PM: The F-Pace will be manufactured in the automaker’s facility in United Kingdom and hence will be imported to India as a CBU.
8:32 PM:The Jaguar F-Pace crossover SUV is available in a total of four variants that includes Pure, Prestige, R-Sport and First Edition trim levels.
8:30 PM: The new Jaguar F-pace is underpinned by an all new Lightweight Aluminum Architecture (LAA) platform which also forms the basis for the latest generation Jaguar XE and the XF sedans.
8:25 PM: The Jaguar F-Pace measures at 4,731 mm in length, 2,175 mm in width and 1,651 mm in height while the car gets an extra long wheelbase of 2,874 mm.
8:22 PM: The F-Pace gets the 8-speed automatic transmission which channels the power to all the four wheels though Jaguar’s ALL WHEEL DRIVE (AWD) system!
8:19 PM: The F-Pace will be available with a choice of two diesel engines. A 177Bhp, 2.0-litre straight four and a 296Bhp, 3.0-litre V6!
8:15 PM: The F-pace, as the name suggests, shared its performance pedigree with the Jaguar F-Type sports coupe!
8:10 PM: Narain Karthikeyan, India's first Formula One Racer brings forth the Jaguar F-Pace. Shankar Mahadevan takes the stage and introduces the F-Pace with a melodious sound track!
8:07 PM: The F-Pace is the first ever performance SUV to be made by Jaguar since the company's inception 70 years ago!
8:02 PM: Mr. Rohit Suri, President Jaguar India, takes the stage and begins the event! He announces that the F-Pace can be booked online though a special portal!
7:58 PM: The stage is set for the launch of the Jaguar F-Pace in India! Event to begin in the next couple of minutes. Stay tuned and keep refreshing the page for latest updates!