E-PACE production is expected to begin in the fourth quarter of 2017. It is the second model Magna will contract manufacture for Jaguar, joining the Jaguar I-PACE.
“We are proud to expand our partnership with Jaguar Land Rover and contribute to their new E-PACE compact SUV,” said Günther Apfalter, President of Magna Europe and Magna Steyr. “This second collaboration in just a short time emphasizes the agility and flexibility we provide automakers with our contract manufacturing capability.”
Including the Jaguar E-PACE, Magna will be manufacturing five different models by the first quarter of 2018. The others are Jaguar I-PACE, BMW 5 Series, BMW 530e plug-in hybrid, and Mercedes-Benz G-Class.
With more than 100 years’ experience in vehicle manufacturing, Magna represents a leading partner for automakers. The company’s engineering and contract manufacturing expertise provides additional production capacity for long-, mid- and short-term needs. As a contract manufacturer, Magna has produced more than 3 million vehicles across 23 different models.
Industries: Automotive and Road Transportation