Jaguar I-PACE 2020, Eddie – EV Owner Review

Jaguar I-PACE 2020, Eddie - EV Owner Review

What name would you like to appear in the review? 
Eddie

 

What is the make and model of your EV?
Jaguar I-PACE

 

What year was your EV registered?
2020

 

How long have you owned your EV?
1 – 2 years

 

What is your estimated annual mileage?
5,000-10,000

 

What is the mileage on your EV?
5,000 – 10,000 miles

 

How many EVs have you owned?
This is my first

 

What is the average mileage range you achieve from your EV when fully charged?
258

 

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Why did you choose this car?
Best in class and good lease price.

 

Positives – List 3 or more reasons why you love this car.

  • Quality
  • speed
  • range.

 

Negatives – List 3 or more things that you really don’t like about this car.

  • No rear wash wipe
  • rear hatch could be squarer for more boot space.

 

Have you experienced any faults with the car? If so, what have they been?
No faults.

 

What are the standout tech features of the car?
Smoothness and power, handling is great due to wheelbase and all-wheel drive. The car is comfortable on standard springs and wheels.

 

Surprise us! Tell us something people wouldn’t readily know about this car.
Electric cars generally have no gears and braking is mostly done on the accelerator pedal via regenerative braking. This does mean that the ‘real’ brakes need to be used from time to time so they don’t rust or deteriorate.

 

Rate your EV out of 5.

 

What car are you interested in next and why?
Another EV but the technology keeps moving so no particular model at this time. Kia are doing some great cars but others are also coming along.

 

What home charging unit do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?
Pod Point – it’s fine and does the job well.

 

Rate your home charging unit out of 5.

 

What home electricity supplier & tariff do you use? Would you recommend it to others and why?
Octopus Energy because of the cheap overnight tariff.

 

Rate your electricity supplier out of 5.

 

What public charging networks would you recommend to others and why?
Instavolt.

 

List your top 3 favourite public charging networks (in order of preference).

  • Instavolt
  • Gridserve.

 

Who do you insure your EV with? Would you recommend them to others and why?
Part of my lease.

 

Rate your insurance provider out of 5.

 

Estimate how much money you save per month owning and running an EV compared to a petrol/diesel car.
£200.

 

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