Motoring: Jaguar’s I-Pace has finally come of age

A modest but effective refresh for the stylish dual-motor vehicle has put it in competition with other accomplished electric models

The Black Edition of the Jaguar I-Pace is even more stylish. Picture: Mark Fagelson Photography

Last month, Ireland recorded its highest ever number of new electric car registrations in a month, at 2,714 units. That’s 178 per cent higher than for the same period in 2021, despite a considerable throttling of supply thanks to ongoing issues with semiconductor availability.

Undeniably, non-electric cars still significantly outsell fully-electric models, but the balance is clearly shifting. The figures suggest that more buyers than ever are ready to drive electric cars, but those sales ...