Hear it roar: Jaguar F-Type leaps dynamically into 2020
Jaguar’s latest offering comes with a major facelift and improved driving tech. Its SA launch is due in May
The road winding through the mountain pass in northern Portugal had more twists than an Agatha Christie novel.
Jaguar had improved the driving character of its newly reworked F-Type and wanted us to know it. So for the car’s international media launch it chose a road regarded as one of the best pieces of tarmac in Europe — with fast, flowing bends, narrow mountain passes and village cobbles, the N222 near Porto has a bit of everything to challenge a sports car.
“Some sections of the route are highly technical: we hope this will give you the opportunity to really experience the new F-Type’s agility and responsiveness,” read Jaguar’s pre-drive brief...