Tuesday, 18 September, 2018


Jaguar Now Offering E-Pace With Adaptive Suspension, Cheaper Engine

Jaguar E-Pace Jaguar Now Offering E-Pace With Adaptive Suspension, Cheaper Engine
Melba Vasquez | 14 June, 2018, 10:02

But the update of which Jaguar seems most proud is the addition of its "Smart Settings" tech, which debuted on the all-electric I-Pace.

The Jaguar E-Pace hasn't been on sale that long, but already it's getting updates.

The British brand has announced it will expand the line-up for its little E-Pace luxury SUV, which already features a not so little range of 38 variants.

Fuel economy is a claimed 34.4 mpg combined, but there is a slight anomaly when it comes to the Carbon dioxide emissions of this unit.

- Jaguar is offering the E-Pace with Smart Settings and Adaptive Dynamic suspensions.

E-Pace will recognise the driver approaching when it senses the key fob and smartphone using a Bluetooth signal, and then adjust the seat, climate, and infotainment system based on the driver's normal preference.

Jaguar E-Pace

For example, this could lead to the system learning to pre-heat the steering wheel and seats on a cold day, or perhaps change the media source on a particular day of the week or time of day because it's learned that's what that driver normally does. So the new cost of admission makes the base E-Pace the cheapest model Jaguar offers, undercutting the £31,505 base price on the XE.

The system also has an Intelligent Phone Reminder function will also tell the driver if they forget their smartphone, while the Predictive Call List learns patterns of phone use to cue up popular contacts at the appropriate time. You can get Smart Settings as part of the so-called Connect Pro Pack, which also brings a 4G Wi-Fi hotspot, navigation, real-time traffic and parking availability info. This provides greater scope to tune the balance between handling responses and body control.

Alongside the new engine, Jaguar's introducing clever self-learning technology dubbed Smart Settings.

Smart Settings is part of the Connect Pro Pack, which is now standard on the E-Pace S and above. It monitors body movement every two milliseconds and tweaks the dampers accordingly, in an attempt to deliver a relaxed ride on rough roads, and a sporty one when the driver demands. The filters are integrated into the after-treatment system and trap ultrafine particulates as the exhaust gases pass through.

Although adaptive suspension isn't new to Jaguar, it wasn't available with the E-Pace when it was launched past year. In a petrol engine, under normal driving conditions, the trapped soot will be oxidised into Carbon dioxide and the filter regenerated whenever the driver lifts off the accelerator, Jaguar said.

Recommended

loading...
...

Exhaust-ing ordeal: Woman gets her head stuck in tailpipe Her 45-minute predicament earned her 15 minutes of fame thanks to a six second video that raced around the internet. A young woman has got her head stuck in a truck's exhaust pipe at a country music festival.

Irans Queiroz slams Nike over World Cup boots Irans Queiroz slams Nike over World Cup boots However, the company says it can not do so for the tournament in Russian Federation because of sanctions against Iran . Everybody is aware about the sanctions", Queiroz told Sky Sports .

World Cup 2026 awarded to USA, Canada and Mexico World Cup 2026 awarded to USA, Canada and Mexico Russian Federation qualified automatically as the host and will be making their fourth appearance at the finals since 1990. The loss is Morocco's fifth in a World Cup bidding process after previous tries in 1994, 1998, 2006 and 2010.

Anthony Martial 'Wants To Leave Manchester United' Anthony Martial 'Wants To Leave Manchester United' In an interview on French radio station RMC , Philippe Lamboley confirmed Manchester United forward Martial is eyeing a transfer this summer.

God of War will receive a New Game Plus mode God of War will receive a New Game Plus mode God of War 2 contains the substantive "Titan Mode", which is the hardest difficulty unlocked after beating any difficulty once. Unfortunately, the company didn't provide an exact date, so fans should keep an eye out for any announcements from Sony.

Pompeo: U.S. aims for 'major' North Korea disarmament in 2.5 years He said Kim affirmed an "unwavering commitment to complete denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula " in a signed document. The lack of details contributed to an air of skepticism in Washington about what Trump accomplished.

Trump nominated for Peace Prize by Norway right-wing lawmakers Trump nominated for Peace Prize by Norway right-wing lawmakers The deadline for this year's prize passed in January, so this nomination would make him eligible for next year. While a Nobel award would cause consternation among Trump's critics, he also has some high-profile supporters.

Apple may finally adopt USB-C in iPhones launched in 2019 Apple may finally adopt USB-C in iPhones launched in 2019 In 2016, it went to court to fight an order that it break into an iPhone 5c used by a terrorist killer in San Bernardino. The change isn't meant to thwart law enforcement efforts, Apple said.

Dancing FBI agent turns self in to Denver police, booked into jail Dancing FBI agent turns self in to Denver police, booked into jail He was taken to the Denver Police Department headquarters and later released to an Federal Bureau of Investigation supervisor. Multiple sources told 9Wants to Know that Bishop is not assigned to the Denver office and works out of Washington D.C.

New Zealand's Amelia Kerr hits 232 to smash women's ODI record New Zealand's Amelia Kerr hits 232 to smash women's ODI record The Australian was the first person to score a double hundred in ODI cricket when she amassed 229 against Denmark in Mumbai in 1997.

Six Labour frontbenchers resign in protest at Labour’s Brexit position Six Labour frontbenchers resign in protest at Labour’s Brexit position The Government secured the right to kick out the EEA amendment to the Brexit Bill proposed by the Lords with 327 votes to 126. The European Union Withdrawal Bill, meant to enact Britain's exit from the bloc, has had a rocky ride through Parliament.

Fed Raises Interest Rates for Second Time this Year Fed Raises Interest Rates for Second Time this Year This was the seventh rate hike since late 2015, when the Fed first began lifting interest rates from nearly zero. Powell faces a tricky balancing act as the Fed attempts to bring interest rates toward historical averages.

Tether Directly Used to Manipulate Bitcoin Price, Finds Study Tether Directly Used to Manipulate Bitcoin Price, Finds Study Bitcoin reached its peak price of nearly $20,000 in December but is now trading at around $6,300 according to the Coin Market Cap. The researchers analyzed 87 of the largest Bitcoin purchases made with Tether from March 2017 to March 2018.

Edmonton likely to host matches, as North America wins bid The 2015 Women's World Cup was played on artificial turf, prompting a human rights complaint from a group of elite female players. CONCACAF, the governing body for soccer in North America, Central America and the Caribbean, has seven slots in the World Cup .

Tyson Fury outclasses Seferi Tyson Fury outclasses Seferi Fury was given a backdated two-year doping ban, and he declared his boxing career finished as he piled on the pounds. He hasn't fought since a shock defeat of Wladimir Klitschko in November 2015 saw Fury win the world title.