With the Jaguar E-PACE , after the Jaguar F-PACE goes to market , Jaguar again bets on the SUVmarket with this compact model of 5 seats that is situated below the F-PACE and that has traction at two and the four wheels and all the technology of the brand in terms of connectivity.
Jaguar E-PACE: photos
The aesthetics is similar to that of the F-PACE, with the distinctive Jaguar grille and trimmed overhangs. The length of the model reaches 4.39 m in length , with a battle of 2.68 m and a trunk capacity of 557 liters .
These measures make it 34 cm shorter than the F-PACE, whose battle is 2.87 m (19 cm more) and with a smaller 93-liter boot compared to 650 of its older “brother”.
This model has optional LED lights and a new four-wheel drive system , available for some models and called Active Driveline , whose torque distribution promises to offer optimum levels of stability, dynamism and fuel economy in any condition.
The Jaguar Drive Control system of the E-PACE allows you to choose the driver from four driving modes selected with the buttons on the center console:
- Normal : optimal balance between performance, control and comfort.
- Dynamic : Adaptive Dynamics, Adaptive Dynamics, AWD / Active Driveline, Dynamic Stability Control, and Curve Torque Split Control can be adapted.
- ECO : modifies the configuration to optimize the fuel consumption and promote a more efficient drive of driving.
- Rain, Ice and Snow : Increases stability in low grip conditions by adjusting Dynamic Stability Control, throttle response and automatic transmission.
Jaguar E-PACE 2017: versions
The Jaguar E-PACE is available in two versions , E-PACE and E-PACE R-Dynamic, which includes visual enhancements both outdoors and indoors. On the exterior, an exclusive front bumper with shots of deeper air intakes and fog lamps that seek to highlight the sporty look.
It also uses body color stirrups and a gloss black trim on the bottom of the rear bumper. In addition, the front grille and side vents come with Satin Chrome accents.
Inside, the E-PACE R-Dynamic comes with sports seats with a profile with shoulders and reinforcements more prominent, as well as leather seats in intense colors. It is also complemented by a Jet Morzine upholstery, polished stainless steel pedals and R-Dynamic stirrups .
Jaguar E-PACE 2017: engines
Together with these two versions, the customer can choose between three different finishes : S, SE and HSE. These finishes can be configured with up to five engines: three diesel and two petrol.
Ingenium diesel engine of 4 cylinders and 2 liters is available with powers of 150, 180 and 240 CV , while the version of petrol Ingenium 4 cylinders Turbo of 2 liters is offered with powers of 249 and 300 CV .
The diesel blocks of 150 and 180 hp can opt for either rear or all- wheel drive, both manual and automatic, while 240 hp diesel and 250 hp and 300 hp diesel are available only with automatic all-wheel drive .
Initially, the Jaguar E-PACE can only be equipped with two of these blocks, the Ingenium diesel of 180 hp or the Ingenium gasoline of 249 hp, combined with the ZF 9-speed automatic transmission .
Jaguar E-PACE 2017: technology
The driving assistance incorporates the latest technology, with a stereoscopic camera as the basis of the emergency braking system with detection of pedestrians, to which are added assistants such as the involuntary change of lane.
It also includes traffic signal recognition, adaptive speed limit, driver status monitor, blind spot assistant or the Forward Traffic Detection system , which alerts the driver when vehicles approach at crossings with limited visibility.
Another new feature of the E-PACE is the state-of-the -art HUD Thin-Film Transistor (TFT) technology, whose screen can project up to 66% more information on the windshield thanks to large full-color graphics. He is the first Jaguar to be endowed with this system.
Along with this technology, a full-color 12.3-inch TFT digital instrument panel and one of the two high-end sound systems developed in collaboration with Meridian can be ordered .
In the infotainment section, the model equips the latest generation Touch Pro system of the brand, with voice control, touch screen 10 inches and interface with customizable home page. In addition, up to four 12-volt charging points and five USB ports can be included, plus a 4G WI-Fi access point for up to eight devices .
The new Jaguar SUV model will be produced at the Jaguar factory in Changshu (China) and at the Magna Steyr facility in Graz (Austria) , thanks to an agreement with this firm. The model is already available in the network of dealers of the brand in our country at a price starting at 37,450 euros .
Jaguar E-PACE 2017: special launch edition
The first year of launch, Jaguar offers a special edition called First Edition that can be associated with the 249 hp gasoline engine or 180 hp diesel in combination with the ZF 9-speed automatic transmission.
They will be available in three colors , Yulong white, Santorini black or Red Boiler (exclusive of the special edition) and with black gloss details and 20 inch alloy wheels in Satin gray with double radius and polished mirror.
This special edition features an Ebony Windsor leather interior with red stitching, matching ebony ankle trim, configurable ambient lighting and a panoramic roof .
It also includes HUD TFT display, Configurable Dynamics, tailgate with gesture control or Jaguar Activity Key , a bracelet that allows the driver to disable the main key inside the vehicle while enjoying other activities. It activates by bringing the bracelet closer to the upper edge of the rear license plate to disable any key that is inside the car.
Jaguar E-PACE prices in Spain
|First Edition||D180||Total||Automatic||€ 66,750|
|First Edition||P250||Total||Automatic||€ 69,850|