Jaguar Land Rover have unveiled a new version of one of their most iconic cars. The Jaguar E Type Zero which is an electric vehicle that is based on the 1968 Series 1.5 Jaguar E-type Roadster. The car was built by their classic car division Classic Works.
The new Jaguar E Type Zero gas a 0 to 62 miles per hour time of just 5.5 seconds. This is one second quicker than the original car. The car has an electric powertrain that develops 220 kW which is about 295 horsepower.
E-type Zero combines the renowned E-type dynamic experience with enhanced performance through electrification. This unique combination creates a breathtaking driving sensation. Our aim with E-type Zero is to future-proof classic car ownership. We’re looking forward to the reaction of our clients as we investigate bringing this concept to market.
Tim Hannig, Director, Jaguar Land Rover Classic
The car comes with a 40 kWh battery which will give a distance of around 170 miles and it can be fully recharged in six or seven hours.You can find out more details about the new Jaguar E Type Zero electric car over at Jaguar at the link below.