Jaguar F-Type: Flaming V8

The numbers
Engine: 5,000cc, V8, supercharged, petrol
Power: 488bhp at 6500rpm
Torque: 460Nm at 2500-5500rpm
Transmission: 8A, RWD
Weight: 1,665kg
Boot space: 200 litres
Price: Rs 2.07 crore (on-road, Mumbai)

TG Performance test

0-100kph: 4.19sec
30-50kph: 0.99sec
50-70kph: 1.22sec
80-0kph: 23.22m, 2.28sec
Fuel efficiency: City - 6.1kpl, Highway - 4.6kpl (hard driving)

Pros: Styling, engine note, low-speed ride
Cons: Handling, lack of driver involvement

The verdict
Wins your heart with its looks. When you fire it up, it’ll win it once more with the engine note. But it isn’t the most precise sportscar on the road.