Jaguar is in the process of delivering the I-pace to the United States, and meanwhile, it's having fun with the electric car on American racecourses.
The UK automaker claims a new production EV record round time on the Laguna Seca race track in California – sort of beat Tesla vehicles in the process.
I say "kind" because it can be controversial depending on what you consider as a "production EV". The driver can also make a big difference.
Jaguar put professional racing driver Randy Pobst in a Photon Red 2019 Jaguar I-PACE HSE edition with "no modifications whatsoever" and he completed his record slap in 1
Jaguar says that the vehicle contained some light changes, and therefore it may demand the record with I-Pace, which is fair since I doubt Lucid Motors is going to compete.
You can see Pobst's full record round with the I pace of Motortrends channel: