Jaguar is gearing up for the launch of its first fully-electric car in India as part of it’s 2021 portfolio. Now, the company has announced that the I-Pace has finally hit the Indian shores. The company, to garner some excitement shared a few pictures of the car that has landed in India at JNPT near Mumbai, for extensive testing. For context, the upcoming EV will supposedly be offered in three trim levels – S, SE and HSE and will be seen in a single powertrain option.
Commenting on the same, Rohit Suri, President & Managing Director, Jaguar Land Rover India was quite ecstatic to say, “We are delighted to share with you pictures of the first Jaguar I-PACE in India. The I-PACE marks a significant milestone in Jaguar Land Rover’s journey in India, as we gear up for an electrified future.”
In terms of the specifications, the car comes with a sloping bonnet, sleek-looking LED headlamps, a honeycomb-style grille as well as a wider central air-dam. It also features an attractive set of alloys and ORVMs with turn lights. As for the dimensions, the electric SUV measures 4682 mm in length, 2011mm in width and 1566 mm in height. The wheelbase and ground clearance are 2990 mm and 174 mm respectively.
In terms of the engine, the car gets two synchronous permanent magnet electric motors at the front as well as a rear axle developing a combined power output of 394 bhp with peak torque of 696 Nm. It also features an AWD system. The SUV can go from 0 to 100 kmph in just 4.8 seconds and it offers a driving range of over 480 km. As for the charging, the 90kWh lithium-ion battery pack takes 45 minutes to charge from 0-80 per cent using a 100kW rapid charger, or 10 hours using a 7kW AC wall box.
The car will be offered in 12 colours – Fuji White, Caldera Red, Santorini Black, Yulong White, Indus Silver, Firenze Red, Caesium Blue, Borasco Grey, Eiger Grey, Portofino Blue, Farallon Pearl Black, and Aruba.
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