For the first time ever in the past year, Jaguar Land Rover sold half a million of its cars, thanks to a healthy demand in North America and Europe. But the company’s pre-tax profit took a down-slide due to consumers choosing cheaper models.
To the end of March, JLR closed the deal on 521,571 cars, which is a 13% increase compared… Read more
The largest vehicle manufacturer in Britain is looking to recruit 1000 members of the armed forces, hopefully by the end of the decade. At the Invictus Games in Florida this month, Jaguar Land Rover divulges its plans to hire ex-servicemen and women from all over the world.
The Games, which is an event for injured military men, is a partner of… Read more
Looks like David Beckham is really comfortable riding his Land Rover Defender 110, with mud splashes and all. The football star has been spotted in the busy streets of London on his favourite ride, not giving a toss about his Rover’s dirty exteriors.
Sporting a beard and a Marl Grey t-shirt, the 41-year old Becks drove his Rover on Thursday, flouting… Read more
Minor changes to the exterior are due for the latest Range Rover Sport, which is expected to hit production next year. Pictures of the development prototype have already surfaced and one can seethe new look of the grille, which shows a honeycomb design.
Adjustments to the front bumper are also visible. Compared to the current Rover Sport model, the foglight strips of the… Read more
Looking as lovely as ever in her Alexander McQueen ensemble, Kate Middleton graced the Land Rover BAR America’s Cup headquarters and opened the new sailing education centre in Portsmouth. She opened the “Tech Deck,” where people can view the building of the America’s Cup boats up close.
The 1851 Trust, in which the Duchess serves as royal patron, provides training for… Read more
According to Business Secretary Sajid Javid, the government will do whatever it takes to make sure that the company’s Coventry expansion plans will be a success.
In a statement to the Telegraph during his visit to the Warwick Manufacturing Group (WMG) at the University of Warwick, “What we’ve seen from Jaguar Land Rover – in past five years especially – is a tripling of… Read more
After a vote by the British Racing Drivers’ Club (BRDC), Jaguar Land Rover was granted exclusive negotiations in its bid to buy the circuit. The deal was given by Silverstone owners.
The vote was decided at the April 7 meeting of the BRDC. The deal is rumoured to be worth around GBP 33 million. The deal specifies that BRDC will still own the… Read more
Here is a list of Land Rover Vehicles, showing whether or not they have a cam belt or timing chains.
Many engines have timing chains driving the valve gear. These chains are high quality material, guided by special chain guides, driving the cams on sprockets like push bike chains. These systems are lubricated by the engine oil system, and generally last… Read more
The company is set to produce re-created versions of its original Series 1 line, a famous 4×4 which first rolled out in 1948. Each “new” vehicle will cost around GBP 60,000 to GBP 80,000 and will feature an 80-inch or 86-inch chassis model.
Land Rover will be using existing Series 1 vehicles will be carefully chosen by the company’s team of experts. Each vehicle… Read more
Jaguar Land Rover achieved better retail sales numbers for March compared to the same month last year. The company sold 25,127 vehicles last month, up by 16% from last year. According to their report, a Land Rover vehicle was sold in the UK every 2 minutes last month. The Range Rover Evoque and the Land Rover Discover Sport became the top-selling models.
The company… Read more