I took Jaguar’s R1.7-million I-Pace electric car for a swim
A year after making its global debut, Jaguar’s all-electric I-Pace has landed on South African soil. TechCentral attended the media event at the new Jaguar Land Rover Experience Centre in Lonehill, Johannesburg.
The highly anticipated luxury SUV has a starting price of R1.68-million and excludes a home charger that is available separately for R30 000. While Jaguar South Africa cannot comment on its allocation for 2019, it has confirmed that the EV is sold out for the year. Customers who pre-ordered the vehicle took delivery on Friday, 15 March.
The car is powered by a 90kWh lithium-ion battery that has a range of up to 470km from a single charge, ensuring you’d never run out of power on a daily commute, or worry about “range anxiety” unless travelling long distances. Continue reading here: https://techcentral.co.za/i-took-jaguars-r1-7-million-i-pace-electric-car-for-a-swim/88420/
Welcome to Wired to the Web. My name is Nafisa Akabor and I’m a technology journalist covering business and consumer tech for the last 13 years. I’m passionate about start-ups, smartphones, mobile payments, travel tech and electric cars. I’m usually unashamedly taking food photos (@nafisaeats on IG).