Based on a 1968 Series 1.5 Roadster, the E-Type Zero features an electric powertrain capable of hitting 60 miles per hour in 5.5 seconds.
The company's announcement comes a week after fellow United Kingdom brand Aston Martin said it would electrify all of its cars by 2025. It manages 0 to 100 km/h in just 5.5 seconds, a complete second quicker than the original model.
Those who know the automotive world would know that the Jaguar E Type Roadster is an iconic vehicle.
Jaguar Land Rover has confirmed that all new vehicles it produces will feature some form of electrification from 2020. Also, Sweden's Volvo had earlier said it would end gas-only vehicle production and introduce cars with some sort of sort of plug-in capability starting in 2019. Hannig went on to say: 'Our aim with E-type Zero is to future-proof classic vehicle ownership.
That said, Jaguar Land Rover has mentioned in the past that it would be interested in building an all-electric vehicle manufacturing plant in the United Kingdom - similar to that of Nissan's facility in Sunderland. "We're looking forward to the reaction of our clients as we investigate bringing this concept to market", said Tim Hannig, Director of Jaguar Land Rover Classic.
The real message here is that this applies to new models from 2020, rather than updating existing models in the current line-up, so we don't know if an electric F-Pace is a reality or not.
Other cars will still keep their gasoline engines, but gain some electric support.
It will debut at the Jaguar Land Rover Tech Fest at Central Saint Martins, University of the Arts London alongside the new I-PACE.
At the heart of the concept is an intelligent steering wheel, called Sayer. It's yet to make a concrete decision on the matter, so until that happens it's unclear where the vehicle manufacturer plans to construct the rest of its electric auto range.
As far as fully-electric cars goes, Jaguar Land Rover is now working on the Jaguar I-Pace. a battery-electric SUV auto that we're expecting to see on the road in the second half of 2018.
Jaguar has breathed new life into one of its most iconic cars with the help of a zero-emission powertrain.
Patriots acquire WR Phillip Dorsett from Colts
The Patriots selected Brissett with the 91st overall pick in the third round of the 2016 draft out of North Carolina State. But he is not a returner and has no other value on special teams, so the acquisition of Dorsett probably sealed his fate.