The Staff of Motorsport Marketing
The Staff of Motorsport Marketing Writer
7/17/18 2:31 p.m.

Enzo Ferrari bestowed high praise upon the Jaguar E-type, calling it “the most beautiful car in the world.” Following that logic, Jaguar’s E-type Zero must be the most beautiful electric car in the world.

The E-type Zero is a 1968 E-type engineered by Jaguar Land Rover Classic at the company’s new Classic Works in Warwickshire, U.K., to run on a 220 kW electric drivetrain. The lithium-ion battery pack has the same dimensions as the original six-cylinder engine, with a similar weight, while the electric motor replaces the stock gearbox. The final package weighs about a hundred pounds less than the stock driveline.

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DAVEG
DAVEG New Reader
7/17/18 3:20 p.m.

I like electric conversions...why not more?

Tom Suddard
Tom Suddard Digital Experience Director
7/18/18 10:23 a.m.

Until recently, DAVEG, the batteries have been obscenely expensive. Now that Volts and LEAFs are showing up in junkyards, I expect we'll see more EV conversions. 

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