News Jaguar I-Pace takes on Swedish Winter

21:45  09 february  2018
21:45  09 february  2018 Source:   wheels.ca

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a car parked in a parking lot: all-electric Jaguar I-Pace© Provided by Toronto Star Newspapers Limited all-electric Jaguar I-Pace

The all-electric Jaguar I-Pace will support rapid charging and offers exceptional performance when it goes on sale later this year.



Capable of a DC fast charge from zero to 80 percent in approximately 45 minute with a 100 kW charger and with sports car performance and SUV practicality, the I-Pace will be well equipped for everyday use – whether on the school run, daily commute or even coping with sub-zero temperatures.

The Jaguar I-Pace has been rigorously tested across extremes of terrain and temperature at the Jaguar Land Rover cold weather test facility in Arjeplog, Sweden, at temperatures as low as minus 40°F.

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While plugged into power, customers will be able to prepare the car’s battery and cabin temperature ahead of a journey without tapping into the battery’s range.

Pre-conditioning the car ensures maximum range, performance and comfort whether temperatures are freezing cold or extremely hot.

Setting up preferred charging times and pre-conditioning schedules can be done from either the on-board Jaguar InControl system, or the Jaguar InControl Remote smartphone app.

The Jaguar I-Pace will be revealed March 1 at the Geneva Motor Show.

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