Jaguar Land Rover to showcase XFR-S, F-Type and Range Rover at 2012 LA Auto Show

As the Los Angeles International Auto Show opens its doors on November 28th 2012, Jaguar Land Rover will have three new products on display. The…

As the Los Angeles International Auto Show opens its doors on November 28th 2012, Jaguar Land Rover will have three new products on display. The first of these will be Jaguar XFR-S, the second will be the world’s first all aluminum SUV, 2013 Range Rover while the third will be a two seater sports car, F-TYPE. These three new models will all be offered in the luxury segment and is being launched initially in the United States, which is the largest market for these upcoming models.

Jaguar ‘s first ever lightweight all aluminum SUV will weigh 380 kgs less than the outgoing model. It is due to its all aluminum platform and reduction in weight that the vehicle will have a high level of fuel economy while auto emissions too will be considerably reduced which will be experienced once the SUV goes on sale in December 2012 when it will be available for a starting price of $83,500.

Jaguar F-TYPE is going on display in an all Black Pack body trim. This two seater soft top sports car will have a front engine, aluminum body and rear wheel drive with prices starting from $60,000. Power will stand at 340 hp, 380 hp and 495 hp depending on versions which vehicle weight will start at 3521 pounds while it is scheduled for sale in early summer of 2013. Where the ultra exclusive, high performance XFR-S is concerned, Jaguar is expected to bring into US only 100 examples. For more information, scroll down.

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Ultra-high-performance Jaguar XFR-S makes its world debut
All-new two-seat sports car, the Jaguar F-TYPE, makes its U.S. Auto Show Debut in Black Pack trim
The world’s first all-aluminum SUV, the 2013 Range Rover makes its U.S. Auto Show Debut
The U.S. will be the world’s largest market for the three vehicles Jaguar Land Rover is debuting at the 2012 L.A. International Auto Show

(Coventry, UK) – November 20, 2012 – Jaguar Land Rover will draw the world’s attention to all things British with the debut of three exciting new luxury models in the U.S. at the 2012 Los Angeles International Automobile Show, November 28 – December 9.

“This year’s Los Angeles Auto show is one of the most significant U.S. shows in years for Jaguar Land Rover as we introduce three breakthrough new products,” said Jaguar Land Rover North America President, Andy Goss. “Jaguar Land Rover is making major strides to grow the business with highly targeted new products. The new Jaguar F-TYPE, Jaguar XFR-S and all new Range Rover will all make a major impact, specifically in the United States, which will be the world’s largest market for all three vehicles.”

Making its global debut at the show will be the XFR-S model, the fastest and most powerful saloon Jaguar has ever produced. This is the second model in the ultra-high performance R-S range and builds on the already acclaimed XFR.

Making its U.S. Auto Show Debut in Los Angeles is the all-new 2013 Range Rover. The world’s first SUV with a lightweight all-aluminum body, the new Range Rover takes the capabilities of the marque’s flagship to a new level, with greater luxury and refinement. The US specification vehicle with the naturally-aspirated 5.0-litre V8 will be approximately 380kgs lighter than the outgoing equivalent. This new aluminum platform delivers significant enhancements in performance and agility, along with an improvement in fuel economy and reduction in CO2 emissions. The new Range Rover goes on sale in December, 2012.

Making its U.S. Auto Show Debut in Los Angeles is the all-new Jaguar F-TYPE, for the first time shown in Black Pack performance trim. An all-new two-seat soft-top convertible sports car built on a front-engine, lightweight aluminum architecture with rear-wheel drive, Jaguar has engineered the F-TYPE to be a true high-performance sports car. The Jaguar F-TYPE combines low vehicle weight, high power and superb aerodynamics to achieve a pure sports car experience, yet with Jaguar elegance and luxury. The F-TYPE goes on sale in early summer, 2013.

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