Jaguar Land Rover reports growth in retail sales of fiscal 2019/20

Jaguar Special Vehicle Operations

Jaguar Land Rover’s Special Vehicle Operations division retailed over 9,500 high-performance and luxury SV products in fiscal 2019/20, increasing 64% on fiscal 2018/19, even though the coronavirus crisis have continued to impact sales in the fourth quarter of the fiscal year. The strong demand for all seven SV vehicles has driven this increase, including the […]

Jaguar introduces plug-in hybrid technology to Range Rover Evoque, Discovery Sport

Range Rover Evoque

Jaguar Land Rover has announced that it has introduced new plug-in hybrid technology to the models such as Range Rover Evoque and Land Rover Discovery Sport. As the company states, the recent plug-in hybrid system can switch to an electric-only mode for shorter rides. Furthermore, this petrol-and-electric driving technology permits a longer range for the vehicle without refueling. Several automakers are […]

Jaguar Land Rover retail sales declined 12% in 2019-20

Beijing auto show Jaguar Land Rover

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) on Saturday reported a 12.1 percent drop in retail sales at 5,08,659 units for the financial year 2019-20, the automaker said. The automaker’s total retail sales in the fourth quarter of the earlier financial year were at 1,09,869 vehicles, dropping 30.9 per cent as compared with the January-March period of the financial […]

Jaguar Land Rover employees raise money to help coronavirus patients in UK

Jaguar Land Rover

Jaguar Land Rover said this week that its employees from Solihull plant have raised thousands of dollars to help the coronavirus affected people in UK. The automaker also stated that two donations of $6142 each will go to Renewal CC and Age UK Solihull, which will provide food parcels to around 10,000 of the locations most isolated and […]

Jaguar to stop production at UK facilities from next week

Beijing auto show Jaguar Land Rover

Luxury automaker Jaguar Land Rover stated it would temporarily suspend production at its UK manufacturing facilities starting from next week to fight the spread of coronavirus. The automaker said it intends to restart production at the facilities in the week of April 20. Jaguar Land Rover’s manufacturing plants located in Brazil and India are continuing […]

Jaguar Land Rover to cut 10% of workforce at Halewood factory in UK

Jaguar Land Rover Discovery 5

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) stated on Wednesday it will reduce around 10% of the workforce at its northern English Halewood factory as it modifies shift patterns to boost performance at the site. The factory produces the Range Rover Evoque and Land Rover Discovery Sport vehicles but the Unite Union cautioned that the obstacles facing the […]

New Land Rover Defender Is Not Far Away

2016 Land Rover Defender

It’s difficult waiting patiently for a new Land Rover Defender, specifically after hearing that it’s concerning the United States, thankfully, Land Rover design official Gerry McGovern states the model is “not far away”. At the Automotive News Europe Congress recently, McGovern discussed the much-hyped successor, which will recharge the original model that ended production in […]

Jaguar Land Rover to employ 5,000 staff to enhance autonomous technology

Jaguar Land Rover Discovery 5

UK’s biggest automaker Jaguar Land Rover will employ 5,000 staff as it enhances its skills in autonomous and electric innovation, a welcome business endorsement as Prime Minister Theresa May begins Brexit talks after election. JLR, which has over 40,000 people internationally, stated it would employ 1,000 electronic and software engineers as well as 4,000 additional […]