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october 31, 2018 - Jaguar

Jaguar’s electric I-Pace is Germany’s car of the year

  • Jaguar’s first electric vehicle wins ‘German Car of the Year’ award against 58 competitors
  • Jury of 12 expert journalists chose the #ipace electric performance SUV after a demanding series of tests
  • I-PACE and #epace both shortlisted for Women's World Car of the Year Award

The British brand’s first fully electric vehicle (EV) earned the most votes from a panel of 12 expert journalists who drove 59 cars in a series of comparison tests. They loved the groundbreaking I-PACE’s blend of driving dynamics, performance and style.

The #Jaguar #ipace is not only the first premium electric vehicle from an established manufacturer, it also makes uncompromising use of the advantages of an electrified vehicle architecture. Its performance is impressive, and its design and practicality stand out, which is why the #ipace ultimately was the winner against strong competition.

JENS MEINERSGERMAN CAR OF THE YEAR AWARD JURY MEMBER AND SPOKESMANThe British #ev topped a shortlist of five to win the award. The jury evaluated the design, performance, ride, handling, future viability and general relevance of each model on the road and at the Bilster Berg circuit.We are extremely proud to receive this honour from the German media for our first fully electric vehicle, the #Jaguar #ipace. To get such an award in the homeland of premium brands is very precious.PROF. DR. RALF SPETHJAGUAR LAND ROVER CEOThe #ipace has also been shortlisted for the Women’s World Car of the Year Award, along with its sister car the #epace compact performance SUV. The winner will be announced on 12 November.