Official: Jaguar F-Type Coupe is here, will debut on stage in LA

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Jaguar F-Type Coupe

When Jaguar previewed its new sportscar two years ago with the C-X16 concept, it showed a coupe form. But when the car hit production as the F-Type, it rolled out in roadster form only. Not that we’re complaining, but we all knew it wouldn’t be long before Coventry revealed the production coupe, and that’s just what it’s doing at this month’s LA Auto Show.

Jaguar hasn’t given us much to go on yet – just a single shot of the vehicle from above and nothing in the way of technical details – but we all know the drill. The F-Type Coupe will essentially be the same as the existing roadster, only with a fixed roof – with a large glass panel, mind you, to let plenty of light in and keep the cabin from feeling markedly more claustrophobic than the open-top version.

That ought to make it a little lighter (though not much) and a little stiffer, but otherwise we can expect more or less the same specs as the convertible. We’ll have to wait until the evening of November 19 to know for sure, though, so watch this space for more.

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