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2021 Jaguar F-TYPE vs. 2020 BMW 430 Review

New 2021 Jaguar F-TYPE

2021 Jaguar
F-TYPE

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New 2020 BMW 430

2020 BMW
430

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MSRP*
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$61,600 to $103,200
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$44,950 to $46,950
Invoice* $57,904 to $97,008 $42,305 to $44,165
MPG - City 16 - 23 21 - 23
MPG - Hwy 24 - 30 31 - 34
Engine(s) Inline-4, V-6, V-8 Inline-4
Seating Capacity 2 4
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 4 years/50,000 miles

*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.

Comparison Review

Comfort
The BMW 430 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Jaguar F-TYPE.

Convenience
The BMW 430 requires fewer visits to the gas station than the Jaguar F-TYPE, making it more convenient to drive.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Jaguar F-TYPE will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the BMW 430, which has a much lower MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Destination Charge for the Jaguar F-TYPE is much higher than that for the BMW 430.

Dimensions
Since the Jaguar F-TYPE is much wider than the BMW 430, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. The Jaguar F-TYPE is slightly shorter than the BMW 430, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Jaguar F-TYPE transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the BMW 430.

Handling
The Jaguar F-TYPE has about the same turning radius as the BMW 430, allowing equal maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Jaguar F-TYPE has a much more powerful engine than the BMW 430. However, something you should consider is that higher horsepower engines often command higher insurance premiums.

Utility
The Jaguar F-TYPE has less seating than the BMW 430, making the BMW 430 the better choice if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Jaguar F-TYPE has less cargo capacity than the BMW 430, which is okay if you don't need to move a lot in one trip.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Jaguar F-TYPE than that of the BMW 430.