You've probably seen and heard a lot about the new Jaguar F-Type and it really is a wonderfully evocative sports car but how would it compare on a track battle against arguably the most capable convertible sports car money can buy?

Porsche 911 Carrera 4S

Price: from $281,900
Engine: 3.8-litre 6-cylinder, 294kW/439Nm
Transmission: 7-speed manual, 4WD
Thirst: 10L/100km, 236g/km CO2

Jaguar F-Type V8 S

Price: from $201,945
Engine: 5.0-litre 8-cylinder, 364kW/625Nm
Transmission: 8-speed automatic, RWD
Thirst: 11.1L/100km, 259g/km CO2