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Published on July 17th, 2020 | by Subhash Nair

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20 Units of the Jaguar F-Pace 2.0L (300PS) in Malaysia

Jaguar Land Rover Malaysia have brought in 20 units of the F-Pace with the 300PS 2-litre Ingenium turbocharged petrol engine. The F-Pace was previously available locally with the lower-tuned 250PS version of the same engine or the 340PS 3-litre V6.

This is the highest output for the 2-litre Ingenium engine. In this guise, the engine produces 300PS at 5,500rpm and 400Nm of torque between 1,500 and 4,500rpm, giving the F-Pace a 0-100km/h time of just 6.1 seconds with power going to all four wheels via an 8-speed ZF automatic. Top speed is 233km/h.

20 units, split between three variants are available:

F-PACE Prestige (Entry level)

  • RM436,420.82, Peninsular Malaysia price excluding road tax and insurance, 50% sales tax
  • Gesture tailgate
  • 10-inch Touch Pro with Pro Services and Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Lane Keep Assist and Driver Condition Monitor
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto  
  • Tyre Pressure Monitoring System
  • 20″ alloy wheels
  • Rear Seat Remote Release Levers
  • Power Reclining Rear Seat

R-Sport (Mid-Spec)

  • RM470,212.97, Peninsular Malaysia price excluding road tax and insurance, 50% sales tax
  • Configurable Dynamics
  • Adaptive LED Headlamps
  • Signature Daytime Running Lights (DRL)
  • Auto High Beam Assist (AHBA)
  • Ambient Interior Lighting
  • Gloss Black Roof Rails

R-Sport (Hi-Spec) 

  • RM485,433.81, Peninsular Malaysia price excluding road tax and insurance, 50% sales tax
  • Adaptive Dynamics
  • Adaptive Surface Response (AdsR)
  • 22″ Alloy Wheels

Colour options include:

  • Fuji White
  • Santorini Black
  • Eiger Grey
  • Portofino Blue
  • Firenze Red
  • Indus Silver

For more, check out the press release below.

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PRESS RELEASE

The limited edition F-PACE, Jaguar’s best-selling performance SUV, has been introduced into the Malaysian market with a new state-of-the-art 2.0-litre, turbocharged 300PS Ingenium petrol engine.

The F-PACE now comes with a new engine that is by far Jaguar’s most powerful 2.0-litre Ingenium Petrol engine in production. Incorporating advanced technology with an all-aluminium construction, the engine balances impressive power and strong fuel economy.

Powered by 300PS of horsepower at 5,500rpm and 400Nm of torque at 1,500-4,500rpm, the enhanced engine of the F-PACE offers exceptional acceleration of 0-100km/h in 6.1 seconds and an impressive performance with a top speed of 233km/h (with 22” wheels fitted).

The F-PACE’s engine’s twin scroll turbocharger is fed by an integrated exhaust manifold that synchronises exhaust pulses from two separate pairs of cylinders, which significantly reduces turbo lag while improving engine response. Its transmission that is paired with the ZF 8HP45 eight-speed automatic transmission delivers exceptionally smooth acceleration with seamless gearshifts and outstanding response.

A sweetener for the F-PACE’s impressive features is the state-of-the-art pendulum damper in the torque converter that is extremely effective at absorbing low frequency vibrations. This enables the engine to run at lower speeds without compromising refinement.

The powered-up F-PACE is also equipped with Jaguar proprietary leading technologies,Configurable and Adaptive Dynamics. The Configurable Dynamics which is standard on the R-Sport variant, allows drivers to choose Normal or Sports settings for the throttle response, gearbox and steering, thus creating a very personalised driving experience. Adaptive Dynamics, on the other hand modifies the damper response to match the different conditions and driving style. It analyses acceleration, cornering, throttle and brake pedal activity to optimise the suspension settings and maintain the car’s dynamism and comfort. Adaptive Dynamics is available in the highest specifications only.

The Jaguar F-PACE is an all-wheel drive performance SUV that is practical for everyday use. It is also Jaguar’s first aluminium-intensive model in its class, developed using Jaguar’s Lightweight Aluminium Architecture. 

With only 20 units available for sale, this limited edition Jaguar F-PACE is feature-packed with a range of systems that enhance one’s driving experience, which include the Gesture tailgate, 10-inch Touch Pro, Pro Services and Wi-Fi Hotspot, Lane Keep Assist and Driver Condition Monitor. In addition, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto for seamless smartphone integration also come as standard for all three variants.  

The Prestige variant, which is the entry-level version, offers enhanced exterior and other convenient features including a Tyre Pressure Monitoring System, a 20-inch 5 split-spoke ‘Style 5031’ with Grey Diamond Turned finish alloy wheel, as well as the Rear Seat Remote Release Levers and Power Reclining Rear Seat – all of which add to the vehicle’s unique appeal. 

Additional features available in the R-Sport (Mid-Spec) variant include the Adaptive LED Headlamps and Signature Daytime Running Lights (DRL), Auto High Beam Assist (AHBA), Ambient Interior Lighting and Gloss Black Roof Rails. 

Exclusively in the F-PACE R-Sport (Hi-Spec) is the Adaptive Surface Response (AdsR), which recognises differences between surfaces to exploit available grip by adjusting engine and brake settings. The AdSR operates throughout the vehicle’s entire speed range and enables finer optimisation of the vehicle’s systems to make the most of the available traction, helping the driver make smooth progress even in the most challenging road conditions.  The R-Sport (Hi-Spec) also comes with 22-inch wheels that will enhance the powerful wheel-to-body ratio of the F-PACE.

Three variants are offered, namely the Jaguar F-PACE Prestige (Entry level), R-Sport (Mid-Spec) and R-Sport (Hi-Spec) with six colour options namely Fuji White, Santorini Black, Eiger Grey, Portofino Blue, Firenze Red and Indus Silver. The limited edition Jaguar F-PACEmodels are priced at RM436,420.82*, RM470,212.97* and RM485,433.81* respectively (*applicable only to Peninsular Malaysia; excluding road tax and insurance). All prices stated are inclusive of 50% Sales Tax waiver provided for under the economic stimulus plan, Penjana.

The new, powered-up Jaguar F-PACE is available for test drives at Jaguar Land Rover showrooms. Register for a test drive by clicking on this link: Book A Test Drive

All vehicles distributed by Jaguar Land Rover Malaysia are compatible with the Malaysian climate, environment and fuel quality as well as meet the Malaysian emission standard. All Jaguar vehicles distributed by authorised dealers also come with a ‘Jaguar Care’ programme which includes a five-year warranty, five years’ free service and three years’ roadside assistance. Please visit www.jaguar.com.my for more information.  

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