Jaguar Introduces E-Type Zero Classically-Styled All-Electric Car



/ 9 months ago

Jaguar Introduces E-Type Zero Classically-Styled All-Electric Car

In a bid to appeal to traditionalists, Jaguar is announcing the new E-Type Zero all-electric vehicle. It sports a classic curvy 60’s design, setting it apart from most electric vehicles. The company made a commitment to go all-electric by 2020 and the new E-Type Zero is just one of many coming soon.

New Technology in a Classic Jaguar Body

Jaguar Introduces E-Type Zero Classically-Styled All-Electric Car

Underneath the bonnet is a bespoke electric powertrain that produces up to 220kW of power. This is capable of 0 to 100 km/h in 5.5 seconds which is plenty fast. Jaguar is aiming to “future-proof” classic car ownership, so the design is faithful to the original. It literally is just a retrofit with modern components, retaining a lot of that classic charm. It is a great choice too considering Enzo Ferrari once called the classic E-type (XK-E) body design the “most beautiful car in the world”.

Jaguar Introduces E-Type Zero Classically-Styled All-Electric Car

Aside from the electric engine, the E-type Zero also features some modern amenities behind the wheel and outside. The headlights make use of efficient LEDs for example. The dashboard is also modern with touchscreen controls and other conveniences.

The E-Type Zero can be seen in person at the upcoming JLR Techfest in London on September 8th.

Jaguar Introduces E-Type Zero Classically-Styled All-Electric Car

Jaguar E-Type Zero Trailer

Topics: , , , , ,

Support eTeknix.com

By supporting eTeknix, you help us grow. And continue to bring you the latest news, reviews, and competitions. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to keep up with the latest technology. Share your favourite articles, chat with the team and more. Also check out eTeknix YouTube, where you'll find our latest video reviews, event coverage and features in 4K!
eTeknix FacebookeTeknix TwittereTeknix Instagram

Check out our Latest Video

Speak Your Mind

Tell us what you're thinking...
and oh, if you want a pic to show with your comment, go get a gravatar!


Optimized with PageSpeed Ninja