Three Range Rover Hybrid prototypes have traversed from the hot deserts of Uzbekistan to the high mountains of Kyrgyzstan as a part of the Silk Trail 2013 expedition. With the latest development, it is knocking on the door of China.
Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has unveiled Jaguar InControl Apps and Land Rover InControl Apps, pioneering smartphone integration platforms that will herald a new age of in-vehicle app connectivity. InControl Apps will be introduced in new Jaguar Land Rover vehicles from next year.
Jaguar Land Rover, the UK's iconic brand of premium luxury vehicles, managed to sell 27,852 vehicles in August, 2013. This performance marked JLR’s best-ever August sales performance with an increase of 28 per cent as against the same month last year. During the first eight months of the year, Jaguar Land Rover sold 269,653 vehicles, up by 16 per cent.
Jaguar Land Rover has announced its leadership of an advanced powertrain research and development programme for next-generation hybrid and battery-electric powertrain technologies based on the Range Rover Evoque platform.
The 2014 Discovery receives a revised look, new badging, better fuel economy, improved audio systems and a new range of driver assistance, comfort and safety features to broaden its appeal even further. The core attributes are carried over into the 2014 models which will be available to order now with deliveries commencing mid-November.
Reflecting Land Rover’s legendary capability, its latest sensation, the Range Rover Hybrid is being undergoing through its ultimate engineering sign-off drive on a testing 9,950 mile durability expedition.
Land Rover has been aptly lending its supporting hand to the GREAT Britain march into the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race as an official Team Partner. GREAT Britain, a 70-foot, monohull, state-of-the-art ocean racing yacht, was showcased for the first time to large crowds in London’s Trafalgar Square on July 31.
The first Electric Defender has started work at the Eden Project near St Austell in Cornwall in an inaugural real world trial of its capabilities. Unveiled at this year’s Geneva Motor Show, the Land Rover Electric Defender is a pioneering research project into the electrification of an all-terrain vehicle.
As per the latest report published by J.D. Power 2013 Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) Study, the Land Rover Range Rover has hit the highest APEAL score in its segment and of any model in the industry in this year, which places a model outside the ambit of large premium car segment under this tag.
The Land Rover plant at Solihull became the venue to field an amalgamation of 16 assorted Land Rover cars from Hong Kong that have participated in a grand round the world tour “Around the World In 80 Days” expedition.