Jaguar launches an all electric taxi service at the legendary Nurburgring Nordschleife with its I-PACE performance SUV.

Thrill-seekers and fans of electric vehicles can now experience the sports car performance of the Jaguar I-PACE at the most demanding race circuit in the world with a professional driver behind the wheel, thanks to Jaguar's all electric RACE eTAXI service at the legendary Nurburgring Nordschleife.

The I-PACE's 0-100km/h sprint time of 4.8 seconds will ensure plenty of thrills on the Nurburgring Nordschleife The zero-emissions model can accelerate from 0-100km/h in 4.8 seconds thanks to its state-of-the-art 90kWh lithium-ion battery, which develops 394bhp and 696Nm of torque.

The performance SUV will feel at home in all weather around the 20.8km Nordschleife, thanks to its dynamic handling and all-wheel drive. The zero-emissions I-PACE will be able to cope with any conditions the 'Green Hell' has to offer.

The introduction of the first all electric RACE eTAXI is another step in Jaguar's electrification strategy as it enables more people to experience Jaguar's award-winning I-PACE first-hand.

Jaguar is no stranger to electric race cars, with the Panasonic Jaguar Racing team preparing for a fourth season in Formula E. Jaguar has also completed its inaugural season of the Jaguar I-PACE eTROPHY, the first all electric single-make competition of its kind in the world, which features a grid of close-to-production I-PACE racers.