The 2019 Jaguar E-Pace will represent the second generation of the new subcompact crossover that came about a year ago, from the famous British manufacturer. Considering such a recent arrival, it is hard to expect bigger changes at the moment. The upcoming model should continue in the same way, featuring the same design and specs. Still, it could be quite possible to see few novelties in terms of standard features, for each trim level. Expect to see the new 2019 E-Pace by the end of the year.
2019 Jaguar E-Pace Design
In terms of base design characteristics, the 2019 Jaguar E-Pace is about to continue in the same way. This model came just recently. It is the second crossover from Jaguar, subcompact in size. As you may presume, it rides on a familiar JLR D8 platform, the same that the company uses for models like Land Rover Discovery Sport and Range Rover Evoque. It features the brand’s newest design language. Basically, is pretty similar to the F-Pace, just in a smaller package.
Where is the Jaguar E-Pace compared other models in class?
This model has a lot of good things, but also a few drawbacks. In many aspects, the new model is among class leaders. For example, this crossover offers a pretty smooth ride and plenty of power. Also, you can count on a pretty generous cargo room. On the other side, it lacks in terms of legroom for rear passengers, while the infotainment system seems a little bit awkward.
2019 Jaguar E-Pace Trim Levels
In terms of base equipment organization, the 2019 Jaguar E-Pace should continue in the same way. There are two base trim levels, in accordance to engine output. So, there are P-250 and P-300 versions. Also, there are three sub-trim levels – S, SE, and HSE.
The base S model comes with things like 10-inch touchscreen, 18-inch wheels, LED headlights, a navigation system, smartphone integration, automated parking system and a surround-view camera system.
The mid-level SE adds things like 19-inch wheels, automatic high beams, 14-way adjustable power seats, blind-spot monitoring, 11-speaker audio system.
Finally, the is the HSE, which includes standard features like premium leather upholstery, 20-inch wheels, a hands-free liftgate, keyless entry, 18-way power seats with memory settings and a full-digital instrument cluster.
The R-Dynamic P300 trim is characterized by numerous mechanical and visual enhancements. For example, there are performance-enhancing rear differential, special exterior and interior styling details, front fog lights.
2019 Jaguar E-Pace Engines
The 2019 Jaguar E-Pace comes with a familiar 2.0-liter turbo inline-four gasoline engine. Still, it comes in two output variants. The base version comes with a max output of 246 horsepower and 269 pound-feet of torque. Already such amount is more than enough for plenty of dynamic rides. An optional P300 model features a max output of 296 horsepower and 295 pound-feet of torque. Both engines come with a 9-speed automatic transmission. Both engines feature plenty of power, but fuel economy is on a high level as well. You can count on 21 mpg in city and 28 mpg on a highway.
2019 Jaguar E-Pace Release Date and Price
Though we are still waiting for precise information about 2019 Jaguar E-Pace, there’s no doubt it will come late in the year. When it comes to the price, base models should 38.600 dollars. For some mid-range version, you will have to wait somewhere around 44.000 dollars. Finally, top models go around 55.000 dollars.
Which are 2019 Jaguar E-Pace potential rivals?
This segment is highly competitive, full of quality small crossovers. Some of the potential rivals are models like Volvo XC40, BMW X1, Audi Q3, Infiniti QX30 and many others.