2016 Jaguar F-TYPE R Coupe vs. 2016 Mercedes AMG GT S

2016 Jaguar F-TYPE R Coupe

2016 Jaguar F-TYPE R Coupe

2016 Mercedes AMG GT S

2016 Mercedes AMG GT S


The 2016 Jaguar F-TYPE R Coupe vs. the 2016 Mercedes AMG GT S Near Freeport, South Shore of Long Island, and Brooklyn

Drivers who are in the market for a prime sports car and who are looking to experience race car prowess behind the wheel may find themselves comparing the 2016 Jaguar F-TYPE R Coupe vs. the 2016 Mercedes AMG GT S.

Freeport, South Shore of Long Island, and Brooklyn drivers can experience the impressive Jaguar F-TYPE R Coupe at Jaguar Freeport. Our world-class dealership is located at 146 Sunrise Highway in Freeport, which is just:

  • Seven minutes from the South Shore of Long Island via Merrick Road and NY-27 West
  • 45 minutes from Brooklyn via Southern State Parkway

Price and Performance

In terms of price, the F-TYPE offers mighty performance and stunning amenities for over $20,000 less than the AMG GT S, with MSRP beginning at $106,450 compared to the $129,900 beginning MSRP in the AMG GT S.

In addition to the huge price difference separating these two vehicles, there is a great disparity under the hood, as well, with the F-TYPE R Coupe boasting a more powerful engine than the AMG GT S.

The F-TYPE R Coupe is powered by a 5.0L V8 supercharged engine that produces a wowing 550 hp and 502 lb-ft of torque. The 4.0L V8 engine in the AMG GT S generates only 503 hp and 479 lb-ft of torque.

Race-Worthy Features

In addition to its powerful engine, the F-TYPE R Coupe also offers performance-boosting features that include:

  • 8-speed QuickShift automatic transmission with paddle shifters
  • 14-way sport seats with leather trim and Suedecloth center sections, providing extra grip when cornering
  • Flush-fitted, deployable door handles that retract when not needed, enabling uninterrupted exterior airflow
  • Deployable rear spoiler that automatically emerges at speeds over 60 mph, reducing lift by as much as 264 pounds; the spoiler retracts when speed drops below 40 mph
  • Jaguar High Performance Braking System
  • Limited-slip differential, improving traction and cornering
  • Instinctive All-Wheel Drive with Intelligent Driveline Dynamics
  • Sport suspension with Adaptive Dynamics
  • Configurable Dynamics with Dynamic-i display
  • Driver-selectable Active Sport Exhaust with Center Mounted Exhaust

Less plentiful performance features offered in the AMG GT S include:

  • AMG Adaptive Suspension
  • Rear-mounted 7-speed AMG SPEEDSHIFT DCT transaxle
  • AMG DYNAMIC SELECT with four driving modes

Experience the Thrill Behind the Wheel

Drivers can explore the many prime features of the 2016 Jaguar F-TYPE R Coupe and also take this exhilaratingly fast, impressive performance vehicle for a spin on the road. Experience incredible speed and impeccable handling coupled with supreme luxury inside one of Jaguar’s choicest cars.

To get the keys in your hand and take a test drive in the incredible F-TYPE R Coupe, contact or visit Jaguar Freeport today. Our helpful, knowledgeable associates are standing by to go over the details with you, answer all your questions, and then get you behind the wheel of this immaculate racing machine.