Jaguar F-TYPE SVR Coupe vs. Mercedes-AMG GT S: Top - Comparison #5
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Jaguar F-TYPE SVR versus Mercedes-AMG GT S

It seems like the most powerful Jaguar F-Type is a good match for Mercedes-AMG GT S. Despite some differences in power and drivetrain, both sportscars have close performance numbers and are priced in the same range: the F-Type SVR is priced $1,100 below AMG GT S's $129,900 starting price.

The F-Type SVR is powered by a supercharged 5-liter V8 engine that produces 575 horsepower and 516 lb-ft. That's more than 70 hp and 35 lb-ft more than what the AMG's twin-turbo 4-liter V8 delivers.

With more available torque at launch, and an all-wheel drive system, the Jaguar F-Type SVR beat's Mercedes-AMG GT S's 0-to-60 mph time by 0.2 seconds.

Comparing the power and performance, it is important to note that the Mercedes is longer and wider than its British competitor. Both front-engine coupes get the same 18 mpg on combined cycle.

When it comes to the interior, AMG GT S's "aviation design" brings futuristic looks and roominess over Jaguar's conventional interior.

Specification Comparison

2017 Jaguar F-TYPE2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT
  • SVR Convertible
  • SVR Coupe
S Coupe
MSRP$125,950 - $128,800$129,900
Engine5.0L V-8 Supercharged4.0L V-8 Twin-Turbo
Power575 hp503 hp
Torque516 lb-ft479 lb-ft
Transmission8-Speed Automatic7-Speed Automatic
DrivetrainAll Wheel DriveRear Wheel Drive
0 to 60 mph3.5 sec3.7 sec
Fuel Consumption
MPG (City / Comb. / Hw.)-16 / 18 / 22
Tank Capacity18.5 gal19.8 gal
Exterior Dimensions
Width-81.7 in
Width w/o Mirrors74.2 in76.3 in
Length176.0 in179.0 in
Height51.5 - 51.6 in50.7 in
Min. Ride Height3.9 in-
Wheelbase103.2 in103.5 in
Interior Dimensions
First Row Leg Room43.0 in-
First Row Head Room37.0 in39.5 in
First Row Shoulder Room56.5 in-

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