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Tata confirmed as Jaguar and Land Rover owner

According to a report in Britain's Birmingham Post newspaper, India's largest vehicle manufacturer, Tata Motors, is the winning bidder in the auction for Jaguar and Land Rover. The reports states that Tata will pay $1.67 billion AUD for the two Ford luxury brands. The blue oval has no plans to make an official announcement until early next year...

Tata closes in on Jaguar and Land Rover

Britain's Sunday Times newspaper has reported that Ford Motor Co. will soon name India's Tata Motors as preferred bidder for its Jaguar and Land Rover brands. Tata, India's largest manufacturer, is expected to pay about $US2 billion for Ford's luxury brands, beating Indian rival Mahindra & Mahindra and private equity firm One Equity Partners...

Jaguar and Land Rover almost sold...

Ford is in the deciding stage of announcing the winning bidder for its two luxury brands, Jaguar and Land Rover. India's Tata Motors, Mahindra & Mahindra and private equity firm One Equity Partners have all submitted their final bids with a decision expected in the next 2 weeks...

Three bidders left for Jaguar & Land Rover

Ford has been prolonging the sale of Jaguar and Land Rover for some time now, but the company today announced that only three bidders are left in contention for the luxury brands. The sale of Jaguar and Land Rover is part of Ford's latest strategy to shed its subsidiary brands and concentrate on turning around its fortunes in the U.S. market...

Jaguar XJ gets new look for 2008

Jaguar's flagship XJ sedan offers a series of visual changes, technological advances and additional features on all models for 2008. The term "entry level" is used loosely when referring to the new 2008 Jaguar XJ, which will receive the highly acclaimed 3.5-litre V8 petrol engine, in addition to a 2.7-litre V6 twin-turbo diesel through to the range topping 4...

Jaguar XKR Portfolio special edition

With the arrival of the XJR Portfolio in August, the big cat today announced the arrival of the company's latest exclusive Portfolio model. The all-new special edition XKR Portfolio. Powered by the same 4.2-litre supercharged V8 engine residing in the standard XKR, the Portfolio produces 306kW (@ 6250rpm) and 560Nm (@ 4000rpm) and screams from 0-100km/h in just 5...

The New 2008 Jaguar XF

Jaguar has released the new four-door Jaguar XF, a car which fuses the style and performance of a sports car with the refinement, space and sophistication of a luxury saloon. With it's coupe-like roof line and sporting credentials the XF you could be forgiven for thinking practicality neglected, however the XF can comfortably seat 5 adults and with an ample boot capacity of 500 litres, the new XF defies sports car stereotypes...

New Jaguar XJR Portfolio

Jaguar Australia announced the introduction of the rarest of all Jaguars in the XJ line up today - the XJR Portfolio. If you want one of these, you better be quick, retailing for $239,900 ($20,000 more than the standard XJR) there will only be 5 XJR Portfolio sports saloons available for sale in the Australian market...

Indian Tata Motors Getting Closer to Jaguar & Land Rover

Reports from Indian newspapers indicate that India's Tata Motors Ltd. may start due diligence sometime this week to acquire Ford Motor Co's Jaguar and Land Rover brands. India's Hindustan Times said last week that "Senior Tata officials are already in London," and that negotiations are at an advanced stage...

India Interested in Jaguar & Land Rover

The Mahindra group has marked its arrival in Australia with the new Pikup. The Pikup is here to gauge public reaction and see how Mahindra can go about launching future models. CarAdvice are getting behind the wheel of the Pikup at the end of this month. Expect more on that soon. Mahindra is not exactly a small company...

Jaguar and Land Rover Deadline

Potential buyers have been given until July 19th to make their offers for the Jaguar and Land Rover brands. Analysts expect both brands to be sold as one, with the winning bidder to be possibly announced in Ford’s second-quarter figures due by the end of the month...