2016 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

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Min. headroom

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Merit badges

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2016 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

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Min. headroom

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Inward mounting

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Lovely

Merit badges

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What you see are a series of R Coupe models, lined up and ready for action at Monticello in New York City.

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2016 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

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The Coupe version of the car looks absolutely stunning, but does offer somewhat limited headroom.

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2016 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

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It's truly a looker from any angle.

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2016 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

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Carbon ceramic brakes are a $12,000 option on the R.

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2016 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

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Massive yellow calipers are mounted inward, for better weight distribution.

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Every detail is beautifully integrated.

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Every detail.

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The car looks quite good in this shade of white, which has a deep, pearlescent effect.

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2016 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

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Subtle badging differentiates the S from R.

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2016 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

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Rear overhangs are incredibly short.

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The rear diffuser is body-matched and looks particularly good with lighter colors.

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2016 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

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Here's a cutaway model, showing off the aluminum structure.

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2016 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

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A better look at those carbon brakes.

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2016 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

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Luggage space is limited in either model, but you can just about get a set of golf clubs in the Coupe.

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2016 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

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Space under the hood is limited, too. This is the V-6. Somehow a V-8 fits, too.

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2016 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

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Interior is nicely appointed, and this is the new six-speed manual.

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2016 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

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Merit badges

Not much overhang

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The car handles quite well on the track, shown here on Monticello.

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2016 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

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Min. headroom

Hot stuff

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Inward mounting

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...Detail

Lovely

Merit badges

Not much overhang

Diffusing the situation

On the inside

Brakes exposed

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Handling, even in the AWD car, is very neutral. It does slide toward understeer, but not terminally so.

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2016 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

All in a row

Min. headroom

Hot stuff

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Inward mounting

Attention to...

...Detail

Lovely

Merit badges

Not much overhang

Diffusing the situation

On the inside

Brakes exposed

Pack light

Pass the shoehorn

Cockpit

Handle this

Neutral handling

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The 2016 Jaguar F-Type hits dealerships soon, starting at $65,000 for a base Coupe and going way, way up from there. (International pricing and options configurations vary.)

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