Jaguar E-Pace 2.0d [240] R-Dynamic S 5dr Auto Review

Category: Family SUV

Section: Version review

Fuel type:
diesel
Gearbox:
auto
Doors:
5 doors
Available colours:
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RRP £41,745What Car? Target Price£39,189
Review

Sharp looks and plenty of standard equipment add to the E-Pace’s appeal, but an unsettled ride, below par refinement 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.

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Trim: R-Dynamic S

All the equipment of S, but with sportier alloy wheels, a sporty bodykit, contrast stitching on the seats, metal pedals and a sports steering wheel with gearshift paddles for automatic models.

Engine: 2.0d [240]

The range-topping D240 2.0-litre diesel packs 237bhp. With that figure, you might expect performance to be suitably rapid but, while it’s far from tardy, acceleration never feels particularly urgent.


Key information

Doors5
Seats5
0-62 MPH6.8 seconds
Fuel TypeDiesel
GearboxAUTO
MPGOfficial overall fuel economy figure

37.1

Boot CapacityHow much space is there?

577

litres

EmissionsOfficial emissions rating

200

g/km

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