575-hp F-Type-inspired by the classic D-Type racer is ready for production

The F-Type Project 7 is confirmed for production, Jaguar recently announced. The automaker will be debuting a production version of the new performance-driven F-Type at the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed, celebrating the 60th anniversary of the car that inspired the new Project 7…the Jaguar D-type racer, seen in below photos.

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Project 7 Features

Powered by a 5.0L supercharged V8 engine, the F-Type Project 7 delivers 575-hp, propelling to 60mph in 3.8-sec (0-100 km/h in 3.9-sec). Standard features include carbon-fiber aerodynamic components, a unique suspension tune, Carbon Ceramic brakes, and Torque Vectoring by Braking. The new F-Type Project 7 also features a foldable cloth top (can be removed and stowed).

Customer deliveries of the F-Type Project 7 begin mid-2015.

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