Land Rover

Big to-do list for new N.A. head of Jag, Land Rover

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 23, 2013
Joe Eberhardt, named last week as president of Jaguar Land Rover North America, faces the challenge of improving not only the sales but the image of the two luxury brands he'll lead in the U.S. market.... Read More »

 

Former Chrysler exec Eberhardt named president of Jaguar Land Rover N.A.

8:42 am U.S. ET | Dec. 18, 2013
Joe Eberhardt, the sales executive who left Chrysler seven years ago amid a storm of dealer anger surrounding overproduction, has been named president of Jaguar Land Rover North America. He will lead the company's sales, service and marketing in the United States and Canada, Jaguar Land Rover said in a statement today.... Read More »

 

Former Chrysler exec Eberhardt named president of Jaguar Land Rover N.A.

Dec. 18, 2013 14:42 CET
Former Chrysler sales chief Joe Eberhardt has been named president of Jaguar Land Rover North America... Read More »

 

LUCA CIFERRI

A Range Rover, a ski jump and a leap of faith

6:06 am U.S. ET | Dec. 12, 2013
Sometimes you've got to relinquish complete control to a silicon brain. My experience took place in a Range Rover Sport on the ridiculously steep landing area for a ski jump in Germany's Black Forest.... Read More »

 

Jaguar Land Rover plans $437 million Brazil factory, gov't sources say

Nov. 26, 2013 10:09 CET
Jaguar Land Rover will invest about 1 billion reais ($436.9 million) to build a new manufacturing plant in Brazil's state of Rio de Janeiro, three government sources told Reuters. Production at the factory, to be built in the city of Itatiaia, could begin as early as 2015.... Read More »

 

Jaguar Land Rover will design, build own engines

Nov. 22, 2013 06:01 CET
The first engines built in Jaguar Land Rover's new $750 million plant in the UK will mark the first time since the 1990s that each brand will manufacture an engine of its own design.... Read More »

 

At last, JLR will design, build own engines

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 18, 2013
The first engine scheduled for production in the new $750 million Jaguar Land Rover engine plant is a four-cylinder diesel.... Read More »

 

LOS ANGELES AUTO SHOW PREVIEW

Luxury will draw the spotlight in L.A.

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 16, 2013
Tinseltown will see even more power and bling than usual judging by the luxury vehicles dominating the bill of global debuts at the Los Angeles Auto Show.... Read More »

 

Jaguar Land Rover mulls car plant in Brazil

Nov. 14, 2013 13:25 CET
Jaguar Land Rover says it is studying the possibility of opening an assembly plant in Brazil, adding that it has ambitious plans to expand its manufacturing footprint outside the UK.... Read More »

 

GKN Driveline gets profit boost from awd

Nov. 9, 2013 06:01 CET
The global boom in SUV sales is driving profits at GKN Driveline. The UK company, which bought German supplier Getrag's awd components business in 2011, says it is now market leader for awd components in Europe.... Read More »

 

Jaguar Land Rover boosts parent Tata's profit

Nov. 8, 2013 12:43 CET
Tata Motors' second-quarter income gained 71 percent as sales at its Jaguar Land Rover unit expanded. Retail sales at the luxury unit rose at the fastest pace in four quarters boosted by demand for Jaguar models, including the F-Type convertible.... Read More »

 

Jaguar Land Rover seeks out TV, movie roles

4:57 pm U.S. ET | Nov. 7, 2013
Range Rovers, F-Types and XJs now have their own Hollywood agent. Jaguar Land Rover has tapped ICM Partners, a talent agency in Los Angeles, to help boost the British luxury brands' exposure in North America through the entertainment and sports worlds.... Read More »

 

A stretched Range Rover for L.A.

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 4, 2013
Land Rover will unveil a long-wheelbase version of the Range Rover at the Los Angeles auto show this month.... Read More »

 

Jaguar Land Rover exec: We don't aim to be a BMW

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 4, 2013
How big is Jaguar Land Rover's ambition? The company insists it does not want to become a volume manufacturer like BMW. But evidence suggests it could be headed in that direction. "We have an aggressive business plan," group sales director Phil Popham told Automotive News Europe.... Read More »

 

ANE monthly e-magazine goes live Monday

Nov. 1, 2013 06:01 CET
The latest issue of the Automotive News Europe monthly e-magazine looks at a battle between Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz that goes beyond unit sales. The German automakers are constantly trying to out-engineer one another with their money-making high-performance subbrands.... Read More »

 

New Range Rover could share platform with Jaguar crossover

Oct. 30, 2013 06:01 CET
Land Rover may introduce a new model in its Range Rover lineup based on Jaguar Land Rover's new modular aluminum platform, which could also underpin a future Jaguar crossover.... Read More »

 

Bigger Land Rover Freelander may get a new name

Oct. 29, 2013 06:01 CET
Land Rover may rebadge its next Freelander medium SUV as a Discovery, creating a subbrand for Land Rover, with the new vehicle slotting in below the current Discovery large SUV.... Read More »

 

Land Rover Freelander successor may be renamed

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 29, 2013
Land Rover may rebadge its next Freelander medium SUV as a Discovery, creating a sub-brand for Land Rover, with the new vehicle slotting in below the current Discovery large SUV.... Read More »

 

AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE E-MAGAZINE

Jaguar Land Rover battles to maintain manageable, profitable growth

Oct. 14, 2013 06:15 CET
Jaguar Land Rover insists it does not want to become a volume manufacturer. But with ambitious growth targets planned for the next few years, it could be headed in that direction.... Read More »

 

Land Rover says it will end Defender production

Oct. 10, 2013 14:14 CET
Land Rover says it will end production of its Defender SUV. The automaker says it is developing a replacement for the iconic model.... Read More »

 

Land Rover to end output of popular Defender SUV

12:29 pm U.S. ET | Oct. 10, 2013
Land Rover will end production of the iconic Defender, an SUV that remains popular with North American consumers years after sales were discontinued.... Read More »

 

Jaguar Land Rover exec Edwards to run brand-boosting unit

Oct. 10, 2013 06:01 CET
Jaguar Land Rover named John Edwards to head its newly created individual products division. Edwards was Land Rover's global brand director until a management reshuffle.... Read More »

 

2013 L.A. AUTO SHOW

L.A. auto show to feature 22 world debuts from 13 brands, organizers say

Oct. 10, 2013 06:01 CET
The Los Angeles auto show next month will host 22 world debuts from 13 brands, including BMW, Ford, Mercedes-Benz, Mini and Porsche, organizers said.... Read More »

 

Jaguar Land Rover seeks Brazil carmaking experts; eyes entry into market

Oct. 10, 2013 10:28 CET
Jaguar Land Rover is seeking managers with manufacturing experience in Brazil as it mulls following rivals Audi, Mercedes and BMW in building a plant in world's fourth-biggest auto market.... Read More »

 

ANE monthly e-magazine goes live Monday

Oct. 4, 2013 06:01 CET
The latest issue of the Automotive News Europe monthly e-magazine looks at how the upscale push by volume brands such as Ford and Renault brings risks and potential rewards.... Read More »

 

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