British carmaker 2018-2019 Jaguar has declassified the most powerful and fastest car in the company’s history -. Roadster F-Type Project 7 Development of models engaged recently appeared unit Special Operations.
Roadster is based on the concept of the same name, which was introduced last year.
The official display of new items will be held next weekend in the British Goodwood festival of speed on.
The car will be released in a small edition of 250 copies.
Exterior 2018-2019 Jaguar F-Type Project 7 is made in the style of classic sports cars D-Type, which is in the middle of the last century, three times won the race “24 Hours of Le Mans”, and this year marks the 60th anniversary since its inception.
If we compare the new product with a conventional roadster 2018-2019 Jaguar F-Type, the exclusive Project 7 differs from it in the absence of the roof folding system (note that the soft top is installed and removed by hand), shorter frame of the windscreen and additional aerodynamic components, providing greater (by 177 percent ) downforce at top speed to 300 km / h.
The model has an 8-cylinder, 5-liter engine with a mechanical supercharger, developing 575 horsepower and 680 Newton meters of maximum torque.
The power unit is mated with an upgraded 8-band automatic ZF gearbox.
On acceleration from zero to 100 kilometers per hour the car takes just 3.9 seconds, 0.3 seconds faster than the standard F-Type R.
In addition, for the 2018-2019 Jaguar F-Type Project 7 engineers have reconfigured the front suspension, shock absorbers and springs, as well as installed new front and rear stabilizer bars.
As the British say, the new model a more precise steering, it shifts gears faster and more responsive to pressing the gas pedal.
The car is equipped with a torque distribution system, Torque Vectoring and active electronic differential.
In addition, the Roadster 2018-2019 Jaguar F-Type Project 7 is equipped with carbon-ceramic 380- and 398-mm brakes with 4- and 6-piston calipers front and rear, respectively.
Similar brakes as an option available for the standard F-Type with the top power unit, but new items such brakes will be available in the “base”.
According to Paul Newson, Deputy Director of the Special Operations Unit, the British believe that the Roadster F-Type Project 7 will be the fastest 2018-2019 Jaguar model on the “Nordschleife” Nürburgring since the company’s formation.
All 250 cars produced between the seats will be installed special metal nameplate engraved with a serial number on it and painted Ian Callum, chief designer of the British automaker.
The very same 2-seater interior trends are not much different from the standard version of the car interior.
However, there can be seen steering wheel clad in Alcantara, seat made of carbon fiber, and the original colors.
According to Director of Special Operations John Edwards, orders for the new roadster will come from all regions of the world.
According to him, an exclusive model will want to see in their garages, many car enthusiasts from Europe, North America, South-East Asia, Brazil, Australia, South Africa and Russia.
Well, it will cost the new 2018-2019 Jaguar F-Type Project 7 buyers around 135,000 pounds (about 230,000 dollars).
The first copies will reach customers in mid-2015 year.