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2021 Jaguar F-TYPE vs. 2019 Ford Shelby GT350 Review

New 2021 Jaguar F-TYPE

2021 Jaguar
F-TYPE

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New 2019 Ford Shelby GT350

2019 Ford
Shelby GT350

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MSRP*
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$61,600 to $103,200
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$59,140
Invoice* $57,904 to $97,008 $56,183
MPG - City 16 - 23 14
MPG - Hwy 24 - 30 N/A
Engine(s) Inline-4, V-6, V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity 2 4
Basic Warranty 5 years/60,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** Not Tested *****
Frontal Crash Rating** Not Tested *****
Side Crash Rating** Not Tested *****

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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 Ford Shelby GT350 will be a favorite with taller drivers due to its greater front head- and legroom than the Jaguar F-TYPE.

Convenience
With the Jaguar F-TYPE you will definitely be making fewer stops at the gas station than with the Ford Shelby GT350, due to its larger tank size and better fuel economy.

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 Ford Shelby GT350, 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 Jaguar F-TYPE will cost more in transportation costs than the Ford Shelby GT350.

Dimensions
Since the Jaguar F-TYPE is much slimmer than the Ford Shelby GT350, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Jaguar F-TYPE, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Ford Shelby GT350.

Drivetrain
The Jaguar F-TYPE has much less torque than the Ford Shelby GT350, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Handling
The Jaguar F-TYPE has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Ford Shelby GT350, allowing much better maneuverability in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When it comes to horsepower, the Jaguar F-TYPE is significantly less powerful than the Ford Shelby GT350. The good news is that, reportedly, cars with lower horsepower engines often have lower insurance premiums.

Utility
The Jaguar F-TYPE has less seating than the Ford Shelby GT350, making the Ford Shelby GT350 the better choice if you need to chauffeur many passengers. The Jaguar F-TYPE has a roomier cargo area for holding your bags or other items than the Ford Shelby GT350.

Warranty
You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Jaguar F-TYPE than that of the Ford Shelby GT350.