Press and VIPs assembled at the glamourous event at the Jaguar Gaydon site for the reveal of the new I-Type, something one can only describe as stunning. One lucky attendee was Chris Ramsey of Plug in Adventures who took a well earned break from his usual epic drives.
On the day Jaguar revealed an exciting race driver line-up with Adam Carroll, 33 of Northern Ireland and the 22 years old Mitch Evans hailing from New Zealand are confirmed to drive the I-TYPE 1 in the team’s inaugural season.
Jaguar detailed its partnership with Panasonic that will see the leading electronics and automotive technology company partner with the Jaguar Racing Formula E team to develop a future that promises to push the boundaries of electric technology in a performance environment.
Gerd Mäuser, Chairman of Panasonic Jaguar Racing said:
“Today marks a new chapter in the history of Jaguar Racing. As the first premium car manufacturer in Formula E we are proud to be back in top-level motorsport. The future is changing and we’re part of that change. We can’t wait to begin racing competitively in inner city locations inspiring a whole new generation of @JaguarRacing fans to join us on this exciting journey. Formula E is the perfect platform to inspire the next generation.”
Below Chris interviewed one of the team’s drivers – Adam Carroll.