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Land Rover Astronaut Edition

<img data-attachment-id="1673926" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/lrastronauteditionimages090519004.jpg" data-orig-size="1280,853" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="lrastronauteditionimages090519004" data-image-description=" JLR ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/lrastronauteditionimages090519004-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/lrastronauteditionimages090519004-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1673926″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/lrastronauteditionimages090519004-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/lrastronauteditionimages090519004-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/lrastronauteditionimages090519004-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/lrastronauteditionimages090519004-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/lrastronauteditionimages090519004-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/lrastronauteditionimages090519004-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/lrastronauteditionimages090519004.jpg 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Exclusivity is the name of the game for high-end automakers. While mainstream brands are busy chasing down volume, they’re […]

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virgin galactic launches exclusive range rover astronaut edition

if traveling into space with virgin galactic wasn’t set to be special enough, these future astronauts will also have the exclusive possibility of owning a unique range rover ‘astronaut’ edition. thanks to the land rover special vehicle operations, the luxurious ‘autobiography’ model has been launched to new heights. the one-off car design is out of […]

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CEO of Embattled Jaguar Land Rover Explains the Road Ahead

Last week, we examined the precarious situation impacting the way Jaguar Land Rover does business. If you want the abridged version, JLR isn’t sure what to do about Brexit, overestimated the Chinese market, and is concerned with tightening emission rules in Europe. The company’s now mulling the layoff of a sizable portion of its workforce to […]

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Going Straight: 2020 Range Rover Swaps V6 for Inline Engine

<img data-attachment-id="1672460" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/rr20mydriving01051901-resize-1024×682.jpg" data-orig-size="1023,682" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="rr20mydriving01051901-resize-1024×682" data-image-description=" JLR ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/rr20mydriving01051901-resize-1024×682-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/rr20mydriving01051901-resize-1024×682-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1672460″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/rr20mydriving01051901-resize-1024×682-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/rr20mydriving01051901-resize-1024×682-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/rr20mydriving01051901-resize-1024×682-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/rr20mydriving01051901-resize-1024×682-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/rr20mydriving01051901-resize-1024×682-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/rr20mydriving01051901-resize-1024×682-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/rr20mydriving01051901-resize-1024×682.jpg 1023w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> After becoming the preferred choice for manufacturers delivering both mainstream autos and high-end performance vehicles, the V6 is starting […]

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USA to the Rescue? Jaguar Land Rover Banks on American Excess During Troubled Times

<img data-attachment-id="1595878" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/2019-Land-Rover-Discovery-SVX-downhill-e1508166876429.jpg" data-orig-size="1560,821" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"13","credit":"","camera":"IQ3 100MP","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1501360972","copyright":"","focal_length":"55","iso":"50","shutter_speed":"0.3","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="2019-land-rover-discovery-svx-downhill" data-image-description=" Image: Land Rover ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/2019-Land-Rover-Discovery-SVX-downhill-e1508166876429-450×237.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/2019-Land-Rover-Discovery-SVX-downhill-e1508166876429-610×321.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1595878″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/2019-Land-Rover-Discovery-SVX-downhill-e1508166876429-610×321.jpg” alt=”2019-land-rover-discovery-svx-downhill” width=”610″ height=”321″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/2019-Land-Rover-Discovery-SVX-downhill-e1508166876429-610×321.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/2019-Land-Rover-Discovery-SVX-downhill-e1508166876429-75×39.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/2019-Land-Rover-Discovery-SVX-downhill-e1508166876429-450×237.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/2019-Land-Rover-Discovery-SVX-downhill-e1508166876429-768×404.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/2019-Land-Rover-Discovery-SVX-downhill-e1508166876429-120×63.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/2019-Land-Rover-Discovery-SVX-downhill-e1508166876429.jpg 1560w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Jaguar Land Rover finds itself in a truly unfortunate situation. Like many manufacturers, it mistakenly presumed […]

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Before New York Auto Show, Cars Take Their Own Star Turns

The displays are dazzling, with platforms twirling and lasers dancing off the fenders of the latest and greatest vehicles around. But the New York International Auto Show won’t open to the public until Saturday, and the press preview days are still underway. Welcome to the preshow off-site launch circuit. For two weeks, the New York […]

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PSA Group, Always on the Prowl, Has One Eye on Jaguar Land Rover

<img data-attachment-id="1622934" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/00000001rangerover.jpg" data-orig-size="1040,585" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="2018 Range Rover Supercharged Autobiography" data-image-description=" Image JLR ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/00000001rangerover-450×253.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/00000001rangerover-610×343.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1622934 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/00000001rangerover-610×343.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”343″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/00000001rangerover-610×343.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/00000001rangerover-75×42.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/00000001rangerover-450×253.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/00000001rangerover-768×432.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/00000001rangerover-120×68.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/00000001rangerover.jpg 1040w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> There’s always that one guy who says, “If you ever getting around to selling […]

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2020 range rover evoque review: minimalist design meets masterful performance

‘less is more’ is a popular phrase used in design, but often it is not accurate. the 2020 range rover evoque is larger, has more advanced driver assistance technologies and off-road capabilities than previously, yet its design, especially the exterior, epitomizes this minimalist philosophy. an angular greenhouse, high waistline and smooth surfaces distinguish a vision of […]

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Jaguar’s J-Pace Gradually Takes Shape

<img data-attachment-id="1629222" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Jaguar_I-PACE_First-Edition_116-1-610.jpg" data-orig-size="610,406" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"7.1","credit":"Jaguar Land Rover","camera":"","caption":"Jaguar I-PACE Global Drive, Portugal, 2018","created_timestamp":"1526554968","copyright":"Copyright 2018","focal_length":"300","iso":"320","shutter_speed":"0.003125","title":"Jaguar I-PACE Global Drive, Portugal, 2018","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="i-pace" data-image-description=" jlr ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Jaguar_I-PACE_First-Edition_116-1-610-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Jaguar_I-PACE_First-Edition_116-1-610-610×406.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1629222″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Jaguar_I-PACE_First-Edition_116-1-610-610×406.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”406″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Jaguar_I-PACE_First-Edition_116-1-610.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Jaguar_I-PACE_First-Edition_116-1-610-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Jaguar_I-PACE_First-Edition_116-1-610-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/Jaguar_I-PACE_First-Edition_116-1-610-120×80.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> While Jaguar is working towards padding out its utility lineup, […]

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Courtroom Face-off Ends in a Win for Jaguar Land Rover; China Declares the Landwind X7 a Copycat

<img data-attachment-id="1598714" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/New-Landwind-X7-1.jpg" data-orig-size="900,596" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="New Landwind-X7" data-image-description=" New Landwind X7 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/New-Landwind-X7-1-450×298.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/New-Landwind-X7-1-610×404.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1598714 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/New-Landwind-X7-1-610×404.jpg” alt=”New Landwind X7, Image: Jiangling Motor” width=”610″ height=”404″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/New-Landwind-X7-1-610×404.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/New-Landwind-X7-1-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/New-Landwind-X7-1-450×298.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/New-Landwind-X7-1-768×509.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/New-Landwind-X7-1-120×79.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/New-Landwind-X7-1.jpg 900w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> A legal battle waged since 2016 ended with a historic win […]

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Jaguar’s Sexy XF Sportbrake Looks Doomed in the U.S. As Brand Enters Triage Mode

The American public’s rapid conversion to the Church of Crossover caught longtime car peddler Jaguar off guard, forcing the British brand to mull desperate measures to stay profitable. And not just in this market, either. Jaguar is currently an anchor for Jaguar Land Rover, dragging the automaker’s finances into the red, and Indian parent Tata […]

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Fiat Chrysler, JLR, Renault, Nissan, PSA Under Possible Antitrust Investigation

The European Commission is said to be investigating several automotive companies over possible antitrust violations relating to the sale of auto parts. According to Germany’s Der Spiegel, Renault, Nissan, PSA, Jaguar Land Rover and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles have all been placed under government scrutiny for possible price fixing. The report claims the manufacturers may have colluded to […]

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Honda Plans to Leave Britain as Brexit Draws Close

LONDON — The Japanese automaker Honda has become the latest business to make plans to leave Britain as global forces reshape the car industry and the country prepares to exit the European Union. Honda will close its plant in Swindon, England, which employs 3,500 workers, by 2021, according to a statement from two members of […]

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Jaguar XE and XF Could Become One, Report Claims

As Land Rover sails along, happily supported by the popularity of its utility-only lineup, corporate sibling Jaguar isn’t flying high. Neither is the automaker as a whole, financially speaking. Despite fielding its own crossovers, Jag finds itself suffering from the public’s abandonment of passenger cars and a rapidly evolving European marketplace. On the lower end […]

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Take Two: 2020 Range Rover Evoque Bows in Chicago With New Platform, Engines

No longer sharing bits sourced from former owner Ford, Land Rover’s smallest Range Rover-badged vehicle undergoes a comprehensive revamp for 2020. There’s a new, stiffer platform underneath and, while its overall footprint remains pretty much the same, a wheelbase stretch affords occupants a smidgen of extra room to stretch out. First appearing on our shores […]

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U.K. Auto Industry Already Feeling the Brexit Pinch

LONDON — Investment in Britain’s auto industry plummeted last year as the country’s departure from the European Union drew nearer without agreement over the terms of leaving the bloc, figures released on Thursday show. Investment in 2018 dropped 46.5 percent from the year before, according to data from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders, […]

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Something’s Missing: Jaguar E-Paces Delivered to Customers Minus Irreplaceable Software

It looks as if certain 2019 model year Jaguar E-Pace crossovers have left the factory improperly equipped. Back in November, an owner created an account on the EPaceForum to share their experience. According to the posting, the E-Pace arrived with some features missing. Functions like navigation, WiFi, live weather and sports updates, Apple CarPlay, and Android […]

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jaguar’s self-driving car projects its next move onto the road ahead

jaguar land rover have developed a system that projects the direction of travel onto the road ahead of self-driving vehicles. the technology is intended to gain trust among pedestrians and other road users by communicating their intentions.  images courtesy of jaguar land rover the intelligent system projects images onto the road ahead to inform pedestrians […]

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Blame China: Jaguar Land Rover Layoffs Won’t Be Exclusive to Europe

On Thursday, Jaguar Land Rover was reported to be in the midst of a plan that would eventually lay off roughly 10 percent of its UK workforce — roughly 4,500 employees. Considering the company has been forced to endure waning demand for sedans and just about everything with a diesel engine, a bit of restructuring was […]

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Under Fire From Multiple Foes, Jaguar Land Rover to Cut 4,500 UK Workers

For now, Tata-owned Jaguar Land Rover isn’t saying whether any of its British plants will close as a result of the automaker’s cost- and job-cutting spree, nor whether we’ll see a shedding of models from its portfolio. Many would argue there’s some Jags in need of cutting. With global sales falling 4.6 percent in 2018, […]

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