Land Rover News

  • 2017 Land Rover Range Rover Sport

    Land Rover’s Range Rover Sport is a worthy alternative to the more common German offerings for buyers in search of a mid-size luxury SUV. Its powerful engines and lightweight aluminum construction ensure it remains dynamic, while its British charm and no-nonsense interior design make it stand out from the crowd. And with a starting price in the mid-$60k bracket, it also represents decent value considering the vehicle is pretty much a twin under the skin with the pricier Land Rover Range Rover. Introduced in its current form for the 2014 model year, Land Rover is adding some extra...

  • 2017 Land Rover Range Rover
    2017 Land Rover Range Rover preview

    For years, the Land Rover Range Rover was unparalleled in the luxury SUV segment. But with demand for SUVs soaring over the past decade it was only a matter of time until rivals started to challenge it. The Range Rover is still hard to beat when it comes to an SUV that offers sublime luxury and...

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    Report: Jaguar Land Rover going back to BMW engines

    Remember when BMW owned Land Rover and put BMW V-8s under the hoods of Range Rovers? History might repeat itself. According to Automobile, a deal is in the works between BMW and Jaguar Land Rover that would place BMW's next-generation V-8 engine under the hood of high-end Jaguar and Land Rover...

  • Range Rover SVAutobiography, 2015 New York Auto Show
    Next Land Rover Range Rover to become more upscale

    While Land Rover’s Range Rover is widely regarded as the progenitor of the luxury SUV, today there are numerous brands competing in the space including some with offerings much more luxurious than the Range Rover. It’s something that hasn’t gone unnoticed at Land Rover which has...

  • Jaguar Land Rover connected car and autonomous car technology
    Jaguar Land Rover to start real-world testing of connected cars

    One of the vital steps towards the full automation of cars is the development of a communications network where cars aren’t only linked with other cars but also the surrounding infrastructure. Known as vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) and vehicle-to-object (V2X) communications, the technology...

  • Last Land Rover Defender is built at famous Solihull plant in the United Kingdom - January 29, 2016
    Report: Billionaire seeks to resurrect iconic Land Rover Defender

    Production of the iconic Land Rover Defender ceased in January after a run lasting more than decades. While Land Rover is hard at work on a modern Defender, currently thought to be debuting in 2018, it’s being reported that there are efforts in place to resurrect the original. The Sunday...

  • Jaguar F-Type Project 7

    Jaguar Land Rover’s Special Vehicles Operations (SVO) responsible for the British automaker’s personalization work is so in demand that it is being expanded. The move is part of long-term strategy to boost profitability. Jaguar Land Rover has revealed that SVO is hiring 250 staff, which represents an increase of nearly 25 percent from current levels. SVO has also established a new technical center close to Jaguar Land Rover’s main facility in Coventry, England. The new center comprises four main zones, one each for manufacturing, painting, engineering and personalization...

  • 2016 Land Rover Discovery Sport by A. Kahn Design
    A. Kahn Design turns its attention to Land Rover’s Discovery Sport

    If you’ve just taken delivery of a Land Rover Discovery Sport and wished it was as plush as one of the British automaker’s Range Rover models, then vehicle customizer and coachbuilder A. Kahn Design might be worth a look into. A. Kahn Design has unveiled a sinister-looking Discovery...

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    Land Rover to sue Chinese automaker that copied Range Rover Evoque

    A Chinese automaker notorious for copying European automakers' designs is being taken to court by Jaguar Land Rover. Even though the Chinese crossover appears to be a clear copy of the British original, the case may not be as simple as it seems. JLR says its Range Rover Evoque served as more than...

  • Jaguar XF smashed by Range Rover Evoque in China
    Woman in China uses car to smash her way out of blocked parking spot

    A woman in China has been detained for taking her Range Rover Evoque and smashing it into a Jaguar XF in an effort to leave a parking space where she had been blocked in. While the video is entertaining, to say the least, the level of rage it takes to crash one valuable British luxury car into...

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    With production over, Land Rover Defender thefts rise dramatically

    Land Rover's iconic Defender is now out of production, which means that there will never be more of the original icons on the road than there are today. Thieves, it turns out, have taken notice. Wards Auto reports that Defender thefts are up a staggering 75 percent since production ceased earlier...

  • 2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport
    2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport preview

    There are now more options than ever in the small SUV segment and buyers are especially spoiled if looking for a little luxury. One of the newer options is Land Rover’s Discovery Sport which arrived last year as a 2016 model and replaces the aging LR2. For the 2017 model year, Land Rover is...

  • 2016 Jaguar F-Type R Coupe

    Jaguar Land Rover may not be a brand most would associate with car-sharing, but that's just what the British company says its new InMotion division will be up to. JLR stops short of using the term "car-sharing" in its announcement about InMotion. Rather, the automaker says that it will create an app and an "on-demand vehicle infrastructure." ALSO SEE: BMW launches ReachNow car- and ride-sharing service Initially, the wholly-owned division says that it will spend its time researching "emerging travel and transport issues which need solving." From what JLR has indicated so far, it appears that...

  • Restored Land Rover Series 1
    25 original Land Rovers to be restored

    Hot on the heels of Jaguar Land Rover Classic’s announcement of nine Jaguar XKSS continuation models comes news that the official classic car department of Jaguar Land Rover will fully restore 25 original Land Rover Series 1 utilities. Jaguar Land Rover Classic will scour the used car market...

  • Dartz’s extra-long Land Rover Range Rover
    Dartz unveils stretched Range Rover

    Dartz is preparing to unveil a successor to its line of over-the-top Kombat SUVs at next month's 2016 Cannes Film Festival, but the Latvian firm has much bigger plans in store for the world’s mega rich. Dartz has announced an expansion of its vehicle customization business and two of the...

  • 2016 Land Rover Range Rover RS Pace Car by Kahn Design
    Kahn Design shows off two very bespoke Range Rovers

    Kahn Design made headlines recently for its brutish take on the Aston Martin DB9, the unforgettable WB12 Vengeance that made its debut at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show. However, the British coachbuilder hasn’t neglected the marque that made it famous around the globe, Land Rover, and has...

  • Jaguar Land Rover Classic
    Jaguar Land Rover consolidates classic car programs

    Jaguar Land Rover runs several programs offering services to owners of older models from the respective Jaguar and Land Rover brands. All of those programs are now consolidated in the new department Jaguar Land Rover Classic. The department, which replaces the former Jaguar Land Rover Heritage...

  • 2015 Land Rover Range Rover Holland & Holland edition
    Range Rover shoots high with $245,495 Holland & Holland edition

    There is arguably no better way to roam the range in search of prey than from a Range Rover's throne, so to capitalize on this positioning Land Rover has once again teamed up with British gunmaker Holland & Holland for a new, $245,495 special edition that comes standard with everything needed...

  • Jaguar Land Rover research vehicle

    Jaguar Land Rover, like most major automakers, is working on autonomous car technology. For the British automaker, it’s important its autonomous cars have a very similar reaction to a human driver so that not only the person behind the wheel but also other people on the road are more accepting of the technology. ALSO SEE: Apple Sets Up Webpage Listing Every Car With CarPlay To achieve this, Jaguar Land Rover is relying on information gathered from a fleet of test vehicles driven by its own staff in parts of London. The fleet is being used to establish how a range of different drivers...

  • Last Land Rover Defender is built at famous Solihull plant in the United Kingdom - January 29, 2016
    Land Rover Defender production at Solihull comes to an end

    Land Rover’s Solihull plant in the United Kingdom has been churning out Defenders since 1983. Production at the site goes back much further, though, as it was here that the Defender’s predecessor, the original Land Rover Series, was built since 1948. Today, production of the SUV icon at...

  • 2,000,000th Land Rover Defender
    Jaguar Land Rover Plant In Slovakia Confirmed, Starts Production In 2018

    Jaguar Land Rover has confirmed plans to construct a new vehicle plant in Slovakia, following months of negotiations with the local government. The plant will be located in the western city of Nitra and start operations in 2018. ALSO SEE: New VW Bus To Enter Production In 2017, Potential Concept...

  • Range Rover Drives Over Paper Bridge
    Range Rover Rides Up And Over A Bridge Of Paper: Video

    Land Rover's Range Rover is 45 years old this year. To celebrate this, the British automaker took a current supercharged example of the long-running model and created a unique way to show off its capability. Land Rover reached out to artist Steve Messam for his ability to work with paper... and in...

  • 2017 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque Convertible, 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show
    2017 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque Convertible Preview: Video

    Where Nissan failed with the Murano CrossCabriolet, might Land Rover succeed with a convertible version of its Range Rover Evoque? We’ll get the chance to find out the answer to that very question in the coming years as the British automaker is launching a new Range Rover Evoque Convertible...

  • 2007 Range Rover Sport owned by David Beckham
    David Beckham-Owned Range Rover Sport Heads To Auction

    Are you a football fan? No I don't mean the version we play here in the States, but rather the version enjoyed by the rest of the world. If so, you probably have one of two opinions of David Beckham. You love him because he was a great player, or you hate him because he helped beat your favorite...

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