Last year we tested the mighty 3.0-litre V6 diesel edition of the F-Pace, which we rate enormously, and now, five issues on, we bring you our verdict on the mainstay of the line-up, the 177bhp 2.0-litre unit. Itís an engine that 77 per cent of buyers of Jaguarís new SUV chose last year in the UK. Paired to an eight-speed automatic transmission, we test it in all-wheel-drive guise and paired with the dynamic-looking R-Sport trim.
You can read the full report on this Jaguar R-Pace in the March 2017 issue of Diesel Car. Order a back issue by clicking here and choosing a single issue
Rewarding to drive. Punchy engine. Spacious with huge boot. Stylish interior. Supportive seats. Well priced. British built.
No automatic option with 2WD. Engine noisy from cold.