The Jaguar I-Pace is scheduled to be launched in the second half of 2020.
Seeing the growing focus on EVs, luxury carmakers including Audi, Mercedes-Benz and Jaguar Land Rover have started working on electric cars for the Indian market. Jaguar Land Rover has confirmed that its first electric vehicle for our market will be the Jaguar I-Pace.
First unveiled at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show, the Jaguar I-Pace has won many awards including the prestigious World Car of the Year award. The I-Pace is scheduled to be launched in the Indian market in 2020. Built on the bespoke EV aluminum architecture, the Jaguar I-Pace has coupe-like silhouette and the styling is inspired by the Jaguar C-X75 supercar. The vehicle has shorter and sloping bonnet, sloping roof design and curved rear screen, which enhances the aerodynamics. Some of the design highlights include Matrix LED headlamps, honeycomb pattern grille with Active Vanes, 22-inch wheels and ORVMs with integrated turn lights.
The Jaguar I-Pace features in-house designed 90kWh Lithium-ion battery that delivers 400PS of power and 696Nm of torque. The new battery pack offers a range of 480km (WLTP cycle). The battery can be charged up to 80% from zero in just 40 minutes via DC rapid charging. It took 12.9 hours to fully charge using 7kW AC charger, while the 0-80% charge can be achieved in 10 hours. The SUV can achieve 0-100kmph in just 4.8 seconds before hitting a top speed of 200kmph. Also See – Jaguar I-Pace wins German Car of The Year award
The Jaguar I-Pace is also fitted with the Touch Pro Due infotainment system with touchscreens, capacitive sensors and physical controls. Its EV navigation system uses ‘Smart Settings’ technology, which driven by AI algorithms. Jaguar offers two premium seats upholstery – the fine-grain Windsor leather and Danish textile developed high-quality material.