Jaguar E-Pace 1.5 P300e R-Dynamic S 5dr Auto Review

Category: Family SUV

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
hybrid
Gearbox:
auto
Doors:
5 doors
Jaguar E-Pace 2021 front
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RRP £45,995What Car? Target Price£44,178
Review

Sharp looks and plenty of standard equipment add to the Jaguar E-Pace’s appeal, but an unsettled ride, below-par efficiency and poor reliability detract from the overall package. Ultimately, the Volvo XC40 and Range Rover Evoque are more comfortable, plusher inside and more practical, while also depreciating more slowly.

This is the least expensive way into a P300e plug-in hybrid. It gets all the same equipment as the regular S trim, but has sportier interior touches along with sports front seat. On the exterior, there’s an R-Dynamic appearance package and model-specific 18in alloy wheels.

This plug-in hybrid combines a 1.5-litre petrol engine with an electric motor and battery pack to give a brisk 6.5sec 0-62mph time and a claimed pure electric range of up to 34 miles.


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Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH6.5 seconds
Fuel TypePetrol/Plug-In Elec Hybrid
GearboxAUTO
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

143.1

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

N/A

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

44

g/km

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