Will the 2018 Jaguar F-TYPE or the 2018 Lexus LC Satisfy Your Need for Speed?

2018 Jaguar F-TYPE compare 

2018 Jaguar F-Type

2018 Lexus LC 

2018 Lexus LC


The 2018 Jaguar F-TYPE supplies more heart-pounding performance than the 2018 Lexus LC. Explore the benefits of the premier Jaguar sports car:

  • More max horsepower at 575 hp
  • Available carbon-ceramic brakes
  • Exclusive safety features like traffic sign recognition
  • The exciting driving dynamics that come with the Jaguar brand

Interested in learning more about these differences? Read on to find out why you should choose the F-TYPE over the Lexus LC for your next sporty coupe.


Which Coupe Delivers More High-Octane Excitement?

A big difference between the F-TYPE and the LC is their selection of available engines. The F-TYPE is offered in five performance configurations ranging from a turbocharged 4-cylinder to a supercharged V8. The LC, on the other hand, can only be had with a V8. Let's see which model offers more maximum horsepower and torque:

  • 2018 Jaguar F-TYPE SVR
    • Engine: 5.0L Supercharged V8
    • Horsepower: 575 hp
    • Torque: 516 lb-ft
    • 0 to 60 mph Acceleration: 3.5 seconds
  • 2018 Lexus LC 500
    • Engine: 5.0L V8
    • Horsepower: 471 hp
    • Torque: 398 lb-ft
    • 0 to 60 mph Acceleration: 4.4 seconds
2018 Jaguar F-Type

Choose Stronger Performance and Safety Features

It's important to note that the F-TYPE SVR comes standard with all-wheel drive, while the Lexus LC can only be outfitted with rear-wheel drive. For the better year-round driver that can handle tough weather in Schaumburg, IL, go with the F-TYPE. In addition, the F-TYPE is offered with the following features you won't find in the Lexus LC:

  • Drowsy Driver Warning System
  • Traffic-Sign Recognition
  • Meridian Surround Sound Audio
  • Self-Parking Assistance
  • Six-Speed Manual Transmission

Simply put, the 2018 F-TYPE gives you more safety and performance options than the 2018 LC.

2018 Jaguar F-Type Convertible Front Exterior Shot

Drive the Winning F-TYPE in Hoffman Estates

Before you visit Jaguar Hoffman Estates to see the F-TYPE in person, be sure to apply for financing. That way you can get preapproved for a great rate before you even set foot on our lot at 1051 W. Higgins Rd. in Hoffman Estates, IL. In addition, our knowledgeable sales team is standing by to answer your questions. Give us a call at 847-358-7850 or contact us online to find out more about the Jaguar F-TYPE!