The I-Pace is the first electric vehicle by the British carmaker. Logical step after the initial success of F-Pace crossover was to build another SUV. Jaguar did it, but the news about the I-Pace surprised many. It is going to be an electric vehicle. Some enthusiasts expected it to see this year. However, it is more likely that we will see this model as 2019 Jaguar I-Pace EV. Release date and price are unknown yet. At least we have first estimations about the range and interior features.
If we go through the history, not too many vehicles had the impact as F-Pace did it. The crossover segment is the most popular nowadays in the entire automotive industry. However, it doesn’t mean that every company that launches its model here can succeed. Styling, fuel economy, and the price were the key of the rise of the only crossover in the family. Now, the segment expands with smaller E-Pace and 2019 Jaguar I-Pace EV.
2019 Jaguar I-Pace EV release date
Many experts believed that the all-electric crossover will come as the 2018 year model. Nevertheless, estimations were not correct, and we can say the delay was obvious right from the first rumors. But now, with everything we know, chances to see 2019 Jaguar I-Pace EV are more likely than ever. Whatsoever, the company will launch the all-electric SUV by the end of this year. Also, we could see the premiere even in summer.
Experts and fans are already waging the price for 2019 Jaguar I-Pace EV. The vehicle is new and it comes packed with a lot of the latest infotainment and safety systems. Furthermore, development of the SUV is not so simple, and Jaguar invested a huge amount of money. Finally, as always, the carmaker is making a premium vehicle with high-quality materials and features. The result is a high price, and the latest rumors are speaking about $80,000.
2019 Jaguar I-Pace EV latest news
First of all, we are sure that the vehicle is coming. It is even official on Jag’s website. But, the latest reports are speaking about testing, but no spy shots are there to cover these rumors. According to stories, the 2019 Jaguar I-Pace EV is tested on Formula 1 circuit in Monaco. The company even published the video on its youtube channel. Everything indicates that we could see the I-Pace EV very soon on streets.
2019 Jaguar I-Pace EV specs
More details are revealed for 2019 Jaguar I-Pace EV. Its engine is capable to deliver 395 horsepower. It is an all-electric unit that has a range of about 320 miles. Yes, in practice, we will probably see fewer miles. Quick acceleration allows I-Pace EV to sprint to 60 mph faster than clock reaches 5 seconds. A 90 kWh battery needs only 40 minutes to recharge 80 percent of energy through a 100 kW outlet.
2019 Jaguar I-Pace EV interior
The 2019 Jaguar I-Pace EV will come in three trim levels. The base model will be the S, upper trim is SE, and top of the range is HSE. All of them will offer various features as standard, while many upgrades are available for purchase. For example, power driver seats can get an upgrade to the semi-powered system, or even heating. Different seat types bring the choice of colors.
Besides this, buyers will also have a chance to pick up additional packages. With these, you can get improved safety with assist drive features. Also, designers prepared the 360-degree camera for the SUV. Adaptive cruise control and blind spot assist are just a few of many additional systems we will be able to find in the new I-Pace all-electric crossover.