The Jaguar E-Pace (codename X540) is a subcompact luxury crossover SUV produced by the British car manufacturer Jaguar Land Rover (JLR). It was officially revealed on 13 July 2017 and was the 2nd production Jaguar SUV.
|Manufacturer||Jaguar Land Rover|
|Body and chassis|
|Class||Subcompact luxury crossover SUV|
|Body style||5-door SUV|
|Engine||2.0 litre 4 cylinder Ingenium engine Petrol and Diesel versions.|
|Transmission||9–speed 9-HP automatic|
|Wheelbase||2,681 mm (105.6 in)|
|Length||4,411 mm (173.7 in)|
|Width||1,984 mm (78.1 in)|
|Height||1,649 mm (64.9 in)|
Designed under the direction of Jaguar chief designer Ian Callum, the car is based on a modified version of the JLR D8 platform as used by the Range Rover Evoque and the Land Rover Discovery Sport.
The car dimensions are: length 4,411 mm (173.7 in), width (mirrors folded) 1,984 mm (78.1 in), width (mirrors unfolded) 2,088 mm (82.2 in), height 1,649 mm (64.9 in) and wheelbase 2,681 mm (105.6 in).
Stunt driver Terry Grant performed a world record barrel roll jump in the car for the reveal which took place at the London ExCel centre. The car did a 270 degree barrel roll and travelled 50 feet (15.3 metres) through the air.
- Tisshaw, Mark (13 July 2017). "2018 Jaguar E-Pace officially revealed: release date, price and interior". Autocar. Haymarket Media Group. Retrieved 13 July 2017.
- Tovey, Alan (13 July 2017). "Jaguar Land Rover changes up a gear with E-Pace launch". The Telegraph. Telegraph Media Group. Retrieved 13 July 2017.
- Fowler, Steve; McIlroy, John (13 July 2017). "New Jaguar E-Pace SUV unveiled: £28k baby F-Pace due in 2018". AutoExpress. Dennis Publishing. Retrieved 13 July 2017.
- "New Jaguar E-Pace Specification and Price Guide" (PDF). Jaguar E-Pace. Jaguar Land Rover. July 2017. Retrieved 13 July 2017.