So, how do you take on the Germans on their home turf and win?

I’m sure that’s the question that has been troubling the people charged with making sure the Jaguar F-Pace SUV arrives at the Frankfurt motor show with a bang this evening.

Jaguar and Land Rover have a long history of dramatic new car reveals, from having Daniel Craig drive the new Range Rover down public streets in New York, through to an F-Type driving through the crowds in Los Angeles, and the slightly bizarre but in every way ambitious unveiling of the Jaguar XE through the medium of a full-on stage production at London’s Earls Court. But taking the Germans on on home turf is something else again.

Read our initial thoughts on the Jaguar F-Pace SUV