2021 The upgraded Jaguar E-Pace has a sharper appearance, the cabin is equipped with additional comfort and a new engine option.
After 3 years of release, the first generation Jaguar E-Pace has just been introduced to the upgraded version. Similar to two other Jaguar models launched not long ago, the 2021 F-Pace and XF, the E-Pace has been tweaked with the exterior design, upgraded interior, additional PHEV engine configuration (plug-in). hybrid) and MHEV (mild-hybrid).
The upgraded Jaguar E-Pace retains the coupe-like SUV styling of its predecessor. The exterior contours are slightly refined for a sharper and stronger feel. The most significant change is the daytime positioning lights with 2 overlapping J letters, which look fancy and create a distinctive mark for the 2021 E-Pace.The grille, LED tail lights, front bumper, rear bumper and dual exhaust are not significantly different from the previous model. In the R-Dynamic version, customers can choose to package a dark-style exterior, such as the 21-inch multi-spoke, Narvik Black multi-spoke wheels.
In the SE and HSE versions, Jaguar equips the E-Pace with smart LED lighting as standard. The camera will detect the image when the vehicle moves to automatically adjust the light, avoiding blinding other vehicles on the road.
The cabin of the new Jaguar E-Pace retains the asymmetrical design with the driver-oriented dashboard. Upgrades are made by the British automaker for items such as an electronic dashboard, R-Dynamic sports steering wheel, a more compact power shift lever, air conditioning button cluster and a Pivi Pro infotainment system .
Notable safety and comfort features include HUD integrated navigation, adaptive cruise control, lane keeping assist, 11.4-inch center screen, and surround camera. car 3D perspective simulator, air conditioner integrated with air filter, wireless phone charger …
Dimensions of the 2021 E-Pace are similar to the old version, so passenger space is not improved. The second row of seats has good legroom, but the low ceiling makes head space less comfortable for people taller than 1.7 meters.
Jaguar says the 2021 E-Pace is built on a chassis platform, with more advanced technology to match the new PHEV and MHEV engine configurations. As for the 2.0L I4 turbocharged diesel engine option, the E-Pace is available in three versions with 160 hp or 200 hp (MHEV). Accompanying it is a 6-speed manual transmission and front-wheel drive for the standard model, two more advanced diesel variants using a 9-speed automatic transmission and AWD drive.
Jaguar E-Pace has 3 options for gasoline engines including turbocharged I3 1.5L, MHEV engine turbocharged I4 2.0L and PHEV engine turbocharged I3 1.5L. Models are equipped with 1.5L I3 engines using 8-speed automatic transmission, the remaining variants have 9-speed automatic transmission. With the PHEV version, the battery pack has a capacity of 15 kWh for about 55 km of pure electric travel when fully charged.
Jaguar has taken orders for the new E-Pace in the UK, with prices starting at £ 32,575, or $ 42,450. This is a competitor of the Porsche Macan or the Range Rover Evoque in the luxury sports SUV group.