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Land Rover has released the first official teaser of its new-generation Defender, ahead of a full reveal sometime next year. The above image was published on some of the company's social channels, including its North American Instagram profile...

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Jaguar Land Rover: 5000 jobs on the chopping block
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Jaguar Land Rover: 5000 jobs on the chopping block

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) will next year slash up to 5000 jobs as part of its turnaround plan, according to new reporting from the UK. According to the Financial Times, the brand will announce a £2.5 billion ($4.3 billion) turnaround plan to deal with falling demand...


Land Rover confirms pet-friendly accessories headed for Australia
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Land Rover confirms pet-friendly accessories headed for Australia

Land Rover has revealed its set of accessories aimed for dogs are headed for our shores, catering for the 50 per cent of its owners who have a furry, four-legged friend. The brand's new Pet Packs come in a number of flavours, ranging in price from $502 to $2963. The packages are available across the entire range, from the Evoque to the full-fat Range Rover...


Jaguar Land Rover to skip Geneva motor show
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Jaguar Land Rover to skip Geneva motor show

Jaguar Land Rover won't have a presence at the Geneva motor show in March 2019, according to a new report from Europe. Autocar is reporting the British marques are "looking at the effectiveness of each motor show individually" and, rather than paying to attend the 2019 show, will pour the money into its own launch events...


First look: 2019 Range Rover Evoque
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First look: 2019 Range Rover Evoque

Land Rover has unveiled its new-generation 2019 Range Rover Evoque. No surprise, it's basically a 'mini Velar'. What do you think of the evolutionary but sleek new look? Get the full story at the link below.


Range Rover Evoque embodies 'less is more' philosophy - lead designer
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Range Rover Evoque embodies 'less is more' philosophy - lead designer

Styling is a precarious art, for both the designer and the consumer. You might think redesigning a Land Rover or Range Rover of any kind is tough (reference Defender and the lengthy wait for a replacement) but you'd be hard-pressed to find a bigger challenge than replacing the style-driven Evoque. Design director at Land Rover, Massimo Frascella, says it was a challenge he relished...


Jaguar Land Rover previews predictive traffic light technology
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Jaguar Land Rover previews predictive traffic light technology

Jaguar Land Rover has previewed a new driver assistance feature, dubbed the Green Light Optimal Speed Advisory system (GLOSA). JLR claims the system, once developed, will be able to communicate with approaching traffic lights through the use of vehicle-to-infrastructure (V2X) technology...


Civic Type R v Defender V8 drag race - video
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Civic Type R v Defender V8 drag race - video

The Honda Civic Type R has already proven itself performance king among front-drive hot hatches, so now it's looking for bigger fish to fry. In what's one of the weirdest match-ups in drag race history, Top Gear has lined up the UK-built hatch against a Land Rover Defender – what?! However, this isn't just any Land Rover Defender, in fact, it's the 297kW/515Nm Defender Works V8, a bespoke version of the iconic off-roader created by Jaguar Land Rover to commemorate the model's 70th anniversary...


2019 Range Rover Evoque teased
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2019 Range Rover Evoque teased

The next-generation Range Rover Evoque has been teased with a trio of wire sculptures around London, ahead of its debut on November 22. Developed by the same team responsible for designing the actual car, the three sculptures offer a peek at what we can expect from Range Rover's second-generation luxury baby...


The Cars of Austin, Texas

The Cars of Austin, Texas

How do you capture the essence of a city or town? What makes a particular place hum, sing and buzz? Is it the people? The culture? The architecture? Food? It is, of course, all of these things. And more. For us at CarAdvice, it is, unsurprisingly, also the cars. We are privileged to travel around the world for our job, visiting cities, countries and far-flung corners we might otherwise never see in our lives...


2015-16 Land Rover Discovery Sport recalled for Takata airbags
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2015-16 Land Rover Discovery Sport recalled for Takata airbags

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has initiated its recall for the 2015 and 2016 Discovery Sport has part of the Takata airbag campaign, with 4806 units affected. As with all Takata-related notices, vehicles included in this recall could be fitted with faulty inflators with propellant that degrades over time as a result of exposure to high temperatures and humidity...


Land Rover Defender: Next-gen to be more premium, more capable
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Land Rover Defender: Next-gen to be more premium, more capable

Land Rover will launch its next-generation Defender next year, 71 years after founder of The Rover Company, Maurice Wilks, created the iconic first-generation car. The company showed the DC100 concept (pictured) at the 2011 Frankfurt motor show, but went back to the drawing board after being rejected by Land Rover owners and enthusiasts alike...


2018 Range Rover Sport, Land Rover Discovery recalled
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2018 Range Rover Sport, Land Rover Discovery recalled

Jaguar Land Rover has recalled the Range Rover Sport and Land Rover Discovery, over concerns about the autonomous emergency braking system. According to the company, AEB won't be available when required on some 2018 Range Rover Sport and Discovery models, and no warning message will be displayed on the instrument cluster...


China: Car sales fall 11.6 per cent, manufacturers feel the pinch
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China: Car sales fall 11.6 per cent, manufacturers feel the pinch

China has posted a 11.6 per cent decline in new vehicle sales for the month of September – with a sales figure of 2.4 million units – marking the third month in a row the market has fallen year-on-year. A new report by BBC News attributes the decline to a slowing Chinese economy, something being felt by vehicle manufacturers around the world...


Jaguar Land Rover: Slow sales force two-week plant closure
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Jaguar Land Rover: Slow sales force two-week plant closure

Jaguar Land Rover will close its Solihull factory for two weeks from October 22, on the back of falling demand in the Chinese market. The British carmaker saw sales in China fall 46.2 per cent in September. The company blamed tariff changes and the ongoing trade war with the US as the main factors in the decline. Jaguar Land Rover's global sales in September were down 12...


Tata Harrier: Land Rover-based off-roader teased
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Tata Harrier: Land Rover-based off-roader teased

The upcoming Tata Harrier crossover has been teased ahead of its full debut next year. In these latest teasers, we can see the production crossover will share many styling cues with the H5X concept, including its smooth body surfacing and window graphics with a blacked-out roof and pillars. The Harrier will also incorporate a wide grille flanked by a set of thin LED driving lights...


Jaguar Land Rover to celebrate multiple anniversaries in Paris
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Jaguar Land Rover to celebrate multiple anniversaries in Paris

Jaguar Land Rover will celebrate two milestones at the Paris motor show next week, with Jaguar celebrating 50 years since the introduction of its XJ saloon, and Land Rover celebrating 70 years since the company’s foundation. To mark half a century of XJ production, Jaguar will send a convoy of eight cars from its Castle Bromwich manufacturing plant to Paris, each representing a generation of the model...


VFACTS August: Alfa Romeo, Infiniti and Volvo defy luxury slump
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VFACTS August: Alfa Romeo, Infiniti and Volvo defy luxury slump

Three smaller challengers to the perennial German luxury leaders all grew in a cooling luxury market in August, with Alfa Romeo, Infiniti and Volvo all posting meaningful increases over their 2017 results. We'll start with Volvo, which shifted 689 cars and held a 0.7 per cent market share, for 83.7 per cent growth over the same month last year...


Jaguar Land Rover turns to 'virtual eyes' for self-driving pods
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Jaguar Land Rover turns to 'virtual eyes' for self-driving pods

Small nods to pedestrians, waves for polite drivers and high-beam flashes to warn of impending speed cameras are all part of the fabric making our road system work. They're also beyond reach for cars without an empathetic human behind the wheel. To help self-driving pods better communicate with the world around them, Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has turned to a set of (terrifying) virtual eyes...


2018 Land Rover Discovery Sport SD4 HSE review
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2018 Land Rover Discovery Sport SD4 HSE review

The Discovery Sport has been a strong weapon in the Land Rover arsenal since it was first released. Here we review the SD4 HSE in five-seat guise to see if it can still cut it with the segment leaders.

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