Jaguar Land Rover India announced the price of the Jaguar F-Pace SVR in the country. The car costs ₹1.51 crore (ex-showroom India) and has also announced the commencement of deliveries in the country.
The new F-Pace SVR also comes with two different modes – Comfort and Dynamic, which when applied alter the throttle mapping, gear shift points, steering effort and suspension. In the Dynamic mode the driver will have access to a stopwatch, G-Meter and pedal graph, while the Adaptive Dynamics continuously adjusts the dampers for enhanced comfort and refinement depending on road and driving conditions.
The Jaguar F-Pace SVR is powered by the company’s 5.0-litre V8 supercharged petrol engine.
Tuned to churn out about 543bhp and a 700Nm of peak torque, increase of 20Nm, compared to the older model. The supercharged V8 motor will be paired with Jaguar’s ultra-responsive, 8-speed automatic transmission which is claimed to deliver rapid gear shifts for effortless performance, while adapting the way power is delivered to suit the driving situations. The new F-Pace SVR is capable of doing a 0-100 kmph sprint in 4.0 seconds. Jaguar’s All-Wheel Drive (AWD) system with Intelligent Driveline Dynamics is also comes in as standard.
The cabin too has been an upgrade and it now gets a more upmarket treatment. The interior is a dimpled leather with heritage finish and debossed SVR logo. It also gets a leather-wrapped steering wheel with red stitching, wireless charger and a 11.4-inch curved-glass HD touchscreen for the new Pivi Pro infotainment system. It’s connecting and will come with Software-Over-The-Air (SOTA) capability. The F-Pace SVR will also come with JLR’s Cabin Air Ionization which improves interior air quality through Nano technology and removes allergens and unpleasant odors.
The SVR has now moved to Jaguar’s advanced Electronic Vehicle Architecture 2.0 (EVA 2.0) that has helped improve its agility and the model now adopts motorsport inspired design details. It gets the SVR badging on grille, and revised bumper design with X-shape and blade-like elements intersecting the lower side air vents and intakes. The SUV also features all-LED quad headlights with ‘Double J’ Daytime Running Light (DRL) signatures available with optional Pixel LED technology and delivers increased resolution and brightness. It also gets Adaptive Driving Beam which evaluates the road ahead and automatically adapts the high beam light to mask oncoming traffic or traffic signs.
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