The World Premiere Of The Smart Electric Jaguar I-PACE SUV Took Place
Yesterday, on March 1, 2018, the world premiere of the all-new Jaguar I-PACE electric vehicle took place in the Austrian city of Graz. On March 6, the model will make its public debut at the Geneva Motor Show.
The car was designed and developed in the UK. It will be produced at a factory in Graz according to partnership of Jaguar Land Rover and Magna Steyr. The I-PACE joined the E-PACE and F-PACE in the Jaguar’s SUV lineup.
The electric Jaguar is equipped with a four-wheel drive system, an electric motor’s output is 400 hp and 696 Nm of torque, that allows the car to accelerate to 62 mph (100 km/h) in 4.8 seconds. A lithium-ion battery with a capacity of 90 kWh provides a range of 480 km (WLTP cycle).
Thanks to the all-aluminum architecture the body is durable, and the SUV’s weight is optimally distributed – 50:50. The battery charges up to 80% in 40 minutes, and a 15-minute charge allows to travel 100 km.
The smart I-PACE adapts to the driver’s personal preferences thanks to intelligent settings of the latest-generation artificial intelligence.
This car is a true embodiment of high technologies with wireless software update, Touch Pro Duo infortainment system, a new navigation system that helps in the route topography, adapts to the driving style, optimizes the driving range.
Possessing the interior space of a luxury off-road vehicle, the I-PACE is close to the F-PACE by its wheelbase size (2990 mm) and length (4682 mm). Active ventilation holes in the radiator grille create a balance between cooling and aerodynamic performance.
A panoramic roof, absorbing infrared rays, gives a feeling of lightness, space and coolness in the cabin. Innovative cargo space includes a 10.5-liter central compartment for things and a 656-liter trunk.
As an alternative to leather upholstery, premium textile fabric Kvadrat is offered as an option.
During this year, I-PACE will be available in S, SE, HSE and First Edition trim levels.
Source: Winner Imports Ukraine Ltd