In an exclusive ceremony organized in Jeddah, Mohammed Yousuf Naghi Motors launched the new Jaguar F-TYPE in the Saudi market. The ceremony was attended by hundreds of Jaguar’ owners, businessmen, media representatives and top community figures. This new car marks Jaguar’s return to its long-lasting passion about sports cars with the most appealing look which won the prestigious “World Car of the Year” award during the New York Motor Show. The F-TYPE is a continuation of a sporting bloodline that stretches back more than 75 and encompasses some of the most beautiful, thrilling and desirable cars ever built.
Mr. Amr Badghaish, Head of Marketing at Mohammed Yousuf Naghi Motors, expressed his warm welcome and happiness to the guests attending this exclusive event, which kicked off in Jeddah, and will take place in Riyadh within the coming few days. “Moments like these reaffirm Mohammed Yousuf Naghi Motors commitment to better serve the Jaguar brand in the kingdom and exceed customers’ expectations”.
He also added, “Mohammed Yousuf Naghi Motors has recorded tremendous successes since it was first appointed as the exclusive dealer for Jaguar and Land Rover in Saudi Arabia back in 2010, achieving record sales of 1,442 cars during 2012 compared to 963 cars sold in 2011, i.e. an average increase of 50%”. Today’s launch of this great sports car has been long awaited by sports cars fans and enthusiasts. It is a car that is true to Jaguar’s DNA and design values and that represents the return to Jaguar’s pure sports cars with focus on high performance, advanced agility and excellent driver involvement. The F-TYPE is new fascinating car equipped with ultramodern technologies. Its powerful V8S SC 5.0 liter engine and 495 HP accelerates smoothly from 0 to 100 km/h in only 4.3 seconds and reaches a top speed of 300 km/h. It is also fitted with an 8-speed transmission, Quick Shift system and light aluminum body”, Mr. Amr said.
It is worth to mentioning that the launch of this new Jaguar came after extensive years of successful triumphs, enriched with experience and exhaustive know-how and savvy in sport cars technology. And after 10 years of hard brainstorming and negotiable decisions, the production processes came into existence in April 2012. Since then, this car has been exposed to many rigorous tests, it is the first car among many inspired ones planned to be launched during the next years after satisfying all their research and development requirements to successfully achieve their goals.
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