2018-2019 Jaguar has officially confirmed the development of a new electric vehicle, which will be available in the next two years.
This was announced by chief designer Ian Callum British brand in an interview with Auto Guide publication.
Callum said that they are preparing a “big surprise” in 2018, which “will not use the petrol engine.” On the question of the power plant Callum joked that the driving force of the machine will be “several hamsters.”
It is not known whether the electric car is based on an existing platform or develop a new architecture for it.
It is likely that the basis for the new items will F-Type or crossover-Pace is the F , given that 2018-2019 Jaguar has recently registered the trademark «I-Type» and «I-Pace».
Recall that the January appeared spy photos of a certain prototype, which is supposed to become the new compact crossover 2018-2019 Jaguar.
Future “SUV” can get the name of «E-Pace», as well as modifications to the internal combustion engine and an electric motor.
The premiere of the concept E-Pace is expected in , and its production version should appear a year later.
Photo: Render 2018-2019 Jaguar E-Pace of