The 2022 Jaguar I-Tempo electrical SUV returns with a handful of updates after skipping the 2021 mannequin yr.
The updates, together with quicker charging and a brand new infotainment system, have been primarily the identical ones initially anticipated for 2021, however bought pushed to the 2022 mannequin yr.
The I-Tempo now comes customary with an 11-kilowatt onboard charger for Degree 2 AC charging, together with 100-kw DC fast-charging functionality. The latter can add as much as 63 miles of vary in quarter-hour, Jaguar mentioned.
2022 Jaguar I-Tempo
Additionally new to the I-Tempo for 2022 is the Pivi Professional infotainment system, beforehand seen in different fashions from Jaguar and sibling model Land Rover. It is a extra streamlined interface, permitting drivers to finish 90% of widespread duties in two faucets or much less, in response to Jaguar. Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, and multi-phone Bluetooth pairing are additionally included.
Different adjustments embrace a brand new 3D surround-view digital camera system, digital rearview mirror, and enhanced over-the-air (OTA) replace functionality, which may push updates for infotainment, battery administration, and charging, in response to Jaguar.
The I-Tempo has already been profiting from OTA updates, and it was one of many first autos to have the ability to accomplish that (after an preliminary in-person replace, for the sooner fashions).
2022 Jaguar I-Tempo
The I-Tempo’s dual-motor all-wheel drive powertrain stays unchanged, nonetheless making the identical 394 horsepower as earlier than. Jaguar’s quoted 4.5-second 0-60 mph time is unchanged as properly, and we do not anticipate any change to the I-Tempo’s 234-mile EPA vary score.
For 2022, Jaguar has slimmed down the I-Tempo lineup to a single HSE trim stage. Pricing begins at $71,050 (together with a compulsory $1,150 vacation spot cost).
It has been greater than two years since we hung out with an I-Tempo and we hope to revisit one quickly—particularly to reevaluate vary and charging, which dissatisfied throughout earlier drives previous to software program upgrades that aimed to repair points of the habits.
We discovered a lot to like in any other case, and with the interface improved the I-Tempo would possibly lastly hit a luxurious candy spot it initially aimed for.