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Jaguar SA confirms new E-Pace SUV due in 2018

2017-06-29 09:07

Image: Jaguar Land Rover

  • New E-Pace SUV
  • Joins F-Pace and I-Pace concept
  • World premiere July 13

Pretoria - Earlier in June, Wheels24 reported that Jaguar would expand its SUV line-up with the addition of its new E-Pace.

The automaker says the new SUV is smaller than its highly-successful F-Pace sibling. Since its announcement, local petrolheads have asked whether the new E-Pace would be available locally.

Jaguar South Africa has confirmed to Wheels24 that the baby SUV will be available in 2018. 

Debuts in July

The E-Pace will make its world debut on July 13 and joins the stable alongside the F-Pace and the  all-electric I-Pace concept (headed for production in 2018). 

What do we know about the E-Pace? Well it will be all-wheel drive and feature familiar Ingenium petrol and diesel engines. Expect a suite of connected technology and safety features.

According to Ian Callum, Jaguar's director of design, the 'E-Pace combines sports car looks with Jaguar performance.'

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