2019 Porsche 718 Cayman vs 2019 Jaguar F-TYPE Comparison



2019 Porsche Cayman vs 2019 Jaguar F-TYPE
2019 Porsche Cayman 2019 Jaguar F-TYPE
Horsepower
  350 296
Top Speed
  177 155
Acceleration 0‑60 mph
  4.4 secs. 5.4 secs.

2019 Porsche Cayman vs 2019 Jaguar F-TYPE

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If you’re interested in getting behind the wheel of a luxury coupe, the 2019 Porsche 718 Cayman and 2019 Jaguar F-TYPE are two of the best options available. Once you start to review the performance metrics, design concepts and additional features equipped on each vehicle, it’s easy to see why many drivers prefer the 2019 Porsche 718 Cayman first and foremost.

Comparing Performance Metrics

The base model 2019 Porsche Cayman comes equipped with a 2.0L turbocharged boxer four-cylinder engine producing 300 horsepower and 290 lb-ft of torque. The base 2019 Jaguar F-Type model is powered by a 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder engine producing 296 horsepower and 295 lb-ft of torque. Other trims for the 2019 Porsche 718 Cayman and 2019 Jaguar F-TYPE come equipped with even more powerful motors.

The base Porsche Cayman does 0 to 60 mph in 4.9 seconds and tops out at 170 mph, while the 2019 Jaguar F-type does 0 to 60 mph in 5.4 seconds and has a top speed of 155 mph. While the 2019 Porsche 718 Cayman is faster and equipped with a more powerful engine, the projected fuel economy for both of these vehicles is very similar.

Comparing Design Concepts

Overall, the body of the 2019 Porsche 718 Cayman has a more compact design than the 2019 Jaguar F-TYPE. The wheelbase of the Porsche is 97.4 inches its overall length is 172.4 inches. The coupe sits 51 inches high and is 70.9 inches wide with the mirrors folded. The new Jaguar F-TYPE has a 103.2-inch wheelbase and measures out to 176 inches overall, 74.2 inches wide with the mirrors folded and sits 51.6 inches high.

Porsche designed the interior with “driver-first” in mind, including the tachometer in the center, the ascending center console, and its puristic design. The ergonomic design and intuitive button setup effectively bridge functionality with the stylish design. The Porsche also comes equipped with a 7-inch touchscreen and a 4.6-inch color screen that provide drivers with navigational and important data. The Jaguar F-Type is a gem, but it lacks many of the bells and whistles that come standard in the Porsche.

Comparing Additional Features

The base model for the 2019 Porsche Cayman comes equipped with advanced braking systems and an advance side impact airbag protection system. In addition, the Cayman offers a number of lights Bi-Xenon headlights and LED daytime running lights designed to improve safety when driving through rain, the fog or at night. The Sound Package Plus and Porsche Connect feature also help set the 2019 Porsche 718 Cayman apart from the Jaguar F-TYPE.

If you’d like to find out more about why the 2019 Porsche 718 Cayman could be a better option than the 2019 Jaguar F-TYPE, stop by Porsche of Farmington Hills to meet with the staff and take these luxury models for a test drive.