Jaguar calls the F-type, a two-seat sports car, "a return to the company's heart." The small, lightweight aluminum-bodied car will be available in versions ranging from a 340 horsepower V6 to and 480 horsepower supercharged V8. Even the convertible top is high-performance. Jaguar boasts it can be raised or lowered in 12 seconds at speeds up to 30 miles an hour.
An association with actor McQueen can multiply the value of a machine.