Jaguar I-Pace: The electric revolution hits the streets

Jaguar I-Pace: The electric revolution hits the streets

Jaguar I-PACE – The Future Of Electric Motoring Hits The Streets

  • Jaguar I-PACE Concept driven on the streets of London for the first time
  • Jaguar’s first electric vehicle – the I-PACE – will be launched in 2018

Whitley, UK, 16 March 2017: Jaguar has unleashed its first electric vehicle – the Jaguar I-PACE – onto the streets for the first time.

Driving on the streets of London’s famous Olympic Park, the electric performance SUV concept previews Jaguar’s first electric vehicle, the Jaguar I-PACE, which will be revealed in late 2017 and will be on the road in the second half of 2018.

“The feedback on the I-PACE Concept has been fantastic. With the I-PACE Concept we’ve torn up the rule book electric-car-Jaguar- I-PACEto create a vehicle with supercar inspired aesthetics, sports car performance and SUV space, in one electric package. It has surprised people and the enthusiasm for our first electric vehicle has been beyond all my expectations.

“Driving the concept on the streets is really important for the design team. It’s very special to put the car outside and in the real-world. You can see the true value of the I-PACE’s dramatic silhouette and powerful proportions when you see it on the road, against other cars. The I-PACE Concept represents the next generation of battery electric vehicle design. For me, the future of motoring has arrived.”
Ian Callum, Director of Design, Jaguar

The I-PACE will be a long distance sprinter that accelerates to 100kph in around 4 seconds, with a range of more than 500km (NEDC cycle) from the 90kWh lithium-ion battery. Charging is easy and quick, with 80 per cent charge achieved in just 90 minutes using 50kW DC charging.

Compact, lightweight electric motors at the front and rear axles generate a combined output of 295kW and 700Nm of torque, with the all-weather benefits of all-wheel drive. The I-PACE will also deliver the agility, ride comfort and refinement that will set it apart from all other electric vehicles: it will be a true Jaguar and a true drivers’ car.
To be one of the first owners go to www.jaguar.com.au  and click the ‘I want one’ button

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