Jaguar to go all-electric by 2025, JLR planning full EV range by 2030

first_imgNew Vehicles Bentley says it plans to ditch gasoline-powered cars by 2030by Alex Reid | November 5, 2020 See More Videos Luxury car brand Bentley Motors, owned by Germany’s Volkswagen, said in November its model range will be fully electric by 2030; and last month General Motors said it aimed to have a zero-emission lineup by 2035. JLR said it will keep all three of its British plants open as it electrifies its range. “It’s time to re-imagine the next chapter for both brands,” Chief Executive Thierry Bollore said. JLR said its electric plans for Jaguar would be centered at its Solihull plant, but dropped plans to build the XJ, the brand’s flagship full-size car, at its Castle Bromwich facility in central England.JLR said it will spend around 2.5 billion pounds (US$3.5 billion) annually on electrification technologies and the development of connected vehicle services. The company said it was also investing in developing hydrogen fuel cells in anticipation of a future shift to hydrogen to power vehicles. We encourage all readers to share their views on our articles using Facebook commenting Visit our FAQ page for more information. Jaguar Land Rover’s luxury Jaguar brand will be entirely electric by 2025 and the carmaker will launch e-models of its entire lineup by 2030, it said on Monday, as it joined a global race to develop zero-emission vehicles.JLR, owned by India’s Tata Motors, said its Land Rover brand will launch six pure electric models over the next five years, with the first one coming in 2024.Known for its iconic, high-performance E-Type model in the 1960s and 1970s, Jaguar faces the same challenge as many other carmakers — making the transition to electric vehicles while retaining the feeling and power of a luxury combustion-engine model. PlayThe Rolls-Royce Boat Tail may be the most expensive new car everPlay3 common new car problems (and how to prevent them) | Maintenance Advice | Driving.caPlayFinal 5 Minivan Contenders | Driving.caPlay2021 Volvo XC90 Recharge | Ministry of Interior Affairs | Driving.caPlayThe 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning is a new take on Canada’s fave truck | Driving.caPlayBuying a used Toyota Tundra? Check these 5 things first | Used Truck Advice | Driving.caPlayCanada’s most efficient trucks in 2021 | Driving.caPlay3 ways to make night driving safer and more comfortable | Advice | Driving.caPlayDriving into the Future: Sustainability and Innovation in tomorrow’s cars | Driving.ca virtual panelPlayThese spy shots get us an early glimpse of some future models | Driving.ca center_img The Rolls-Royce Boat Tail may be the most expensive new car ever COMMENTSSHARE YOUR THOUGHTS RELATED TAGSJaguarLuxuryElectric CarsLuxury CarsElectric VehiclesLuxury VehiclesNew Vehicles Trending Videos RELATEDlast_img

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