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Jaguar Land Rover joins Takata airbag recall

Jaguar Land Rover has announced it will recall approximately 17,000 vehicles sold in Australia, as the British company joins the global epidemic that is the Takata airbag recall. To this point there have been more than 3...

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2017 Land Rover Discovery TD6 HSE Luxury review
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2017 Land Rover Discovery TD6 HSE Luxury review

See the full article here. The 2017 Land Rover Discovery is more car-like, but more off-roadable than ever before in this, its fifth-generation guise. According to the brand, it’s more adept at dealing with the school run, but also more hardcore than previously imagined...


2017 Land Rover Discovery TD6 HSE Luxury review
Rating: 810 /10
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2017 Land Rover Discovery TD6 HSE Luxury review

The 2017 Land Rover Discovery HSE Luxury is a departure from its roots - but is that a good thing, or a bad thing? Matt Campbell finds out.

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$117,461

Jaguar Land Rover to introduce Velar power badges across range - report
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Jaguar Land Rover to introduce Velar power badges across range - report

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is set to roll out a new naming structure for its model portfolio, using the numbered format first seen with the new Range Rover Velar. Reported by the UK's Evo, a reader of the British publication noticed a new Jaguar F-Type wearing a 'P380' badge on its rump - signifying the amount of metric horsepower (PS) the engine makes, as the 3...


Road Rover: Land Rover's EV range coming in 2019 - report
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Road Rover: Land Rover's EV range coming in 2019 - report

A new high-end electric car, expected to be branded Road Rover, is reportedly being developed by Jaguar Land Rover and will be ready before the end of the decade. According to the UK's Autocar, the new EV is being designed with China and California in mind. The former is highly incentivised the take-up of electric vehicles, while the latter has mandated a certain percentage of all car sales to be electric by 2025...


‘Diesel is the devil, ban it’ says Industry figurehead
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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. “Diesel is the devil, and we do need to ban it,” Birkett said while sitting on a panel of experts, including Jaguar Land Rover’s head of powertrain development, Iain Grey...


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?


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...