Introduced in early 2019 the Jaguar I-pace is the first ground up electric SUV made by British manufacturer, Jaguar. TTwo years sinc ethe Tesla Model X went on sale Jaguar is the first European brand to challenge Elon’s creations.. What it lacks in trick ‘Falcon-Wing’ doors, it makes up with arguably superior style, interior, performance and a better drive.
The 90 kWh battery pack is mounted low in the chassis which not only gives a low centre of gravity but also near 50/50 weight distribution. The dual motor system produces up to 294kw and a whopping 696Nm. That’s enough for a 0-100km/h sprint of just 4.8 seconds and a limited top speed of 200km/h.
Perhaps the Jaguar I-Pace will one day be looked upon as a landmark car in Jaguar’s history, a car as important as the original E-Type.