Jaguar Racing has confirmed that the Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY series will end after the last race in this season. End of the journey after two seasons for the series dedicated to the SUV of the feline brand.
In 2018, Jaguar created the eTROPHY series, the first fully electric international racing series based on its production SUVs, strengthening its commitment to Jaguar's Destination Zero vision by developing battery electric vehicle technology through electric racing.
End of course for Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy
In the past two seasons, the Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY has produced incredible races around the world and has been a valuable addition to the Formula E calendar. Together with the participants and partners of the series, they have created a world first with the I-PACE e-TROPHY.
James Barclay, Program Director
"The series has achieved many of the goals we set for ourselves. However, during these unprecedented periods of the Covid-19 pandemic, we revised our strategy and made the decision to withdraw the Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY series. after two successful seasons.
We remain fully committed to electric motorsport and our Jaguar Racing Formula E program as an important part of our transition to electric mobility and Destination Zero. I look forward to returning to the Formula E and eTROPHY seasons if and when it is safe for our team, partners and fans. "
Jamie Reigle, Director General of Formula E
"Jaguar is a fantastic partner on and off the track. The success of the eTROPHY in taking the pioneering technology developed by Jaguar through Formula E and applying it to high performance production cars is a testament to their branding capabilities. and engineering.
In Formula E, we are delighted to have supported this project which shows how we allow our partners to take advantage of our platform to accelerate the adoption of electric vehicles. We look forward to continuing to work with Jaguar Racing on their Formula E program. "