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‘Diesel is the devil, ban it’ says Industry figurehead

There’s been a lot said about diesel fuel over the past few years, but a statement from Simon Birkett, founder and director of Clean Air London, at the inaugural Jaguar Land Rover Tech Fest could be one of the more controversial ones yet...

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2019 Land Rover Discovery SVX revealed, due in Australia late 2018
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2019 Land Rover Discovery SVX revealed, due in Australia late 2018

The wild 2019 Land Rover Discovery SVX has been revealed at this week's Frankfurt motor show, previewing the production model that will be arriving in Australian showrooms in the third quarter of next year. Developed by the Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) Group's Special Vehicle Operations (SVO) division, the Discovery SVX joins other Land Rover SVO specials like the Range Rover Sport SVR and the Range Rover SVAutobiography...


Surfboards made of concept cars? Bodacious!
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Surfboards made of concept cars? Bodacious!

Jaguar Land Rover is recycling its concept cars to craft bespoke surfboards with the help of Irish boardsmiths, Skunkworks Surf Co. The car company's Waste to Wave initiative sees the polyurethane plastic that underpins the company's clay models for its concept cars recycled and turned into surfboards, rather than sent to landfill...


Jaguar Land Rover to be electrified from 2020
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Jaguar Land Rover to be electrified from 2020

Every Jaguar Land Rover product from 2020 onwards will be electrified to some degree, the British company has announced. The news, announced at the inaugural Jaguar Land Rover Tech Fest event in London, doesn't mean that every car or SUV made by the British company will be purely electric - rather, all new models added from 2020 onwards will have some form of hybridisation or electrification...


Jaguar reveals Sayer, the steering wheel of the future
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Jaguar reveals Sayer, the steering wheel of the future

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has taken the wraps off a 'steering wheel' concept named Sayer, previewing the company's plans for autonomous and connected vehicles. Revealed as part of the company's 'Tech Fest' taking place at Central Saint Martins art, design and technology college in London, Sayer is envisioned as a homebound piece of technology that can help carry out numerous tasks...


Land Rover looking at new segments, 'more car-like vehicles' under consideration
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Land Rover looking at new segments, 'more car-like vehicles' under consideration

Land Rover design boss, Gerry McGovern, says Land Rover is going through a transition phase, and the desire is to create products that are less specialised. Apart from out-and-out sports cars, there appears to be no boundaries to where the British 4x4 manufacturer can take the brand...


2015 Land Rover Defender recalled for brake fix
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2015 Land Rover Defender recalled for brake fix

Land Rover has issued a recall for 124 of its 2015-build Defender off-roaders over concerns a faulty repair for a previous recall could cause a brake fluid leak. The British manufacturer reports that the front brake pipe from the caliper to the flexible brake hose could be showing signs of chafing as a result of work completed for a previous recall...


2018 Range Rover Velar review
Rating: 8.510 /10
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2018 Range Rover Velar review

The Range Rover Velar is the fourth model in the 'Rangey' family, and it's likely to become the most popular. Like the Evoque, it's a game-changer - and a hint of what's to come.

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$70,662 - $168,260

2017 Goodwood Festival Of Speed review
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2017 Goodwood Festival Of Speed review

The term ‘bucket list’ gets used to the point of – well not even death – these days. It’s well past that. Possibly somewhere beyond the point of cremation might be more accurate. However, allow me to indulge… If you love custom, muscle car or Hot Rod culture, the ultimate automotive extravaganza is SEMA...


2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport SE Si4 review
Rating: 7.510 /10
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2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport SE Si4 review

With a starting price of under $60,000, the Land Rover Discovery Sport represents one of the most affordable entry points into the Land Rover range. But, does the cheap model cut the mustard?

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$62,040

New Land Rover Discovery looks will 'test' traditional owners
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New Land Rover Discovery looks will 'test' traditional owners

The attractive and curvaceous looks of the new 2017 Land Rover Discovery might actually cost it sales, according to Jaguar Land Rover Australia’s managing director, Matthew Wiesner. While the new Disco has proven hugely effective in winning the company conquest sales - with some 60 per cent of the almost 700 pre-orders made up of buyers coming from other brands - Wiesner admits it might not be quite so popular with Land Rover’s more rusted on and passionate fans...


2017 Land Rover Discovery review
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2017 Land Rover Discovery review

The smaller Discovery Sport has been in the game for a little while now, but here at last is the new, bigger, more capable, 2017 Land Rover Discovery. We head to the red centre to see if it can live up to the name.


New Land Rover Defender ute 'number one' on local wish list
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New Land Rover Defender ute 'number one' on local wish list

It might seem as "Through The Looking Glass” weird as Veuve Clicquot releasing a range of caffeinated soft drinks, but Land Rover might be about to launch a ute - or a pick-up truck, as the Americans like to call them...


2017 Land Rover Discovery pricing and specs
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2017 Land Rover Discovery pricing and specs

Local pricing and specifications have been released for the new-generation 2017 Land Rover Discovery, ahead of the seven-seat British off-roader's arrival in Australian showrooms on August 1. As previously reported in December, when pricing was initially revealed, no fewer than five trim levels will be offered, along with three different turbo-diesel engines...


2017 Land Rover Discovery scores five-star ANCAP rating, despite head contact risk - UPDATE
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2017 Land Rover Discovery scores five-star ANCAP rating, despite head contact risk - UPDATE

The 2017 Land Rover Discovery has been awarded a full five-star safety rating by independent crash-testing authority ANCAP this week. Following the Discovery's New Zealand release in May and in advance of its Australian market launch this week, ANCAP has released the SUV's crash ratings based on tests conducted by its European equivalent, Euro NCAP...


Jaguar Land Rover reveals autonomous systems for urban driving
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Jaguar Land Rover reveals autonomous systems for urban driving

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has demonstrated several autonomous driving technologies, dubbed Autonomous Urban Drive, which the company says brings it one step closer to bringing driverless vehicles safely through city streets. The Autonomous Urban Drive suite of driver assistance tech allows vehicles to obey traffic lights, along with negotiating T-junctions and roundabouts...


Jaguar Land Rover Classic Works opens in the UK
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Jaguar Land Rover Classic Works opens in the UK

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has welcomed an all-new facility, Classic Works, in Coventry. It is heaven for car enthusiasts, where the AUD $11-million facility is used to sell, restore and maintain the company's Classic collection in what is the largest of its kind in the world...


2018 Range Rover Evoque, Land Rover Discovery Sport: Ingenium petrol engines here soon - UPDATE
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2018 Range Rover Evoque, Land Rover Discovery Sport: Ingenium petrol engines here soon - UPDATE

Update - Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) Australia has confirmed pricing and specifications for all new Ingenium petrol models will be announced on August 1. The incoming 2018 Range Rover Evoque and 2018 Land Rover Discovery Sport, due in Australia early in the fourth quarter of this year, will mark the first appearance of the company's Ingenium petrol engines...


2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport HSE TD4 180 review
Rating: 810 /10
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2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport HSE TD4 180 review

The Land Rover Discovery Sport is a very impressive luxury SUV. Its options can get expensive, though, as evidenced by the HSE TD4 180 we've tested here.

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$66,685

2017 Range Rover Sport SDV8 HSE Dynamic review
Rating: 8.510 /10
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2017 Range Rover Sport SDV8 HSE Dynamic review

Is the 2017 Range Rover Sport SDV8 HSE Dynamic the best blend of sportiness and luxury in a high-riding body? Matt Campbell finds out.

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$153,600