The stylish mid-size crossover will finally get so much needed hi-performance version next year, as 2019 Jaguar F-Pace SVR. The attractive SUV from the British manufacturer has been present on the market for about year and a half. So, it is about time to see a performance version. The new model already marks some nice sales results. However, these hi-speed versions are mostly a matter of prestige. Currently, the Porsche Macan dominates this segment. Besides the new 2019 F-Pace SVR, several other models, mostly German, will join the segment.
This particular version will come with several novelties. We will not see just a new, more powerful engine, but also various other modifications. We should see some mechanical tweaks, as well as some new styling details. The new version will go on sale probably in the second half of next year but expect the premiere sometime earlier.
2019 Jaguar F-Pace SVR redesign
Compared to standard models, the new 2019 Jaguar F-Pace SVR will come with various modifications. The new version will continue to ride on the same platform, developed by the Jaguar Land Rover. However, engineers will make few tweaks to provide better performances. First of all, we are about to see some chassis tuning.
Compared to base models, we will see a sport-tuned suspension and brakes. Some additional tweaks are possible too. Changes in terms of styling are possible too. The base look will definitely remain the same, but we are to see various new details. Expect new details on parts like bumpers, grille etc. All of them will emphasize 2019 Jaguar F-Pace SVR’s sporty character.
The same thing is expected inside, where we should see some new sporty details on the dash and other areas, as well as the specific list of standard features.
2019 Jaguar F-Pace SVR engine
This will be definitely the biggest novelty for the hi-performance 2019 Jaguar F-Pace SVR. Although there are no specific details, we can make some presumptions. First of all, it is certain that we are going to see a V8 engine. Most likely, it will feature a familiar 5.0-liter V8 unit, which should come with a max output of 575 horsepower. This amount will make it competitive with other hi-performance crossovers on the market. Expect to see an automatic gearbox, which will deliver power to all wheels in the standard package. Also, we should see paddle shifters that will provide a manual gear selection.
2019 Jaguar F-Pace other versions to consider
Besides the upcoming hi-performance variant, the famous crossover will continue with familiar engines. There are various gasoline and diesel units in the offer. For example, the base 2.0-liter petrol engine comes with 250 horsepower and 269 pound-feet of torque. The bigger 3.0-liter V6 comes in two output variants. The first one delivers around 340, while the other is good for about 380 horsepower. When it comes to diesel engines, a smaller 2.0-liter unit comes in three output versions, with 160, 180 and 240 horsepower, roughly. Finally, there is a 3.0-liter V6 diesel. This engine is good for about 300 horses and 516 pound-feet of torque. While the base gasoline engine comes with a 6-speed manual, all other versions use an 8-speed automatic transmission.
2019 Jaguar F-Pace SVR release date and price
The 2019 Jaguar F-Pace SVR is expected to come in upcoming months. Compared to base versions, it will cost much more, probably around 65.000 dollars. When it comes to the competitions, expect a tough fight with German manufacturers. At the moment, Porsche Macan Turbo is the only rival. However, there are upcoming models like Mercedes-AMG GLC63 and Audi RSQ5.