Tag: Jaguar

Report: Future Jags, Land Rover Could Boast Bimmer Baby Daddy

Eager to reduce R&D costs, Jaguar Land Rover and BMW forged a cross-channel bond earlier this summer, but the increasingly cozy relationship between the Anglo-German rivals likely won’t end with the mere sharing of electric drive units and internal combustion engines. A number of JLR vehicles poised to drop from the product pipeline could come […]

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Rare Rides: The Fanciest Mondeo – a 2007 Jaguar X-Type Sportwagon

<img data-attachment-id="1684286" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/640×480.jpg" data-orig-size="640,480" 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="2007 Jaguar X-Type Sportwagon" data-image-description=" https://www.carfax.com/vehicle/SAJWA54A97WJ27572 ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/640×480-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/640×480-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1684286 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/640×480-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/640×480-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/640×480-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/640×480-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/640×480-120×90.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/640×480.jpg 640w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>The Rare Rides series has touched on Jaguars multiple times previously. But perhaps those beautiful and powerful sporting vehicles […]

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QOTD: The Worst Examples of Automotive Cooperation?

<img data-attachment-id="1683868" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SAAB-9-2X-527_15.jpg" data-orig-size="2048,1536" 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="SAAB-9-2X" data-image-description=" GM ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SAAB-9-2X-527_15-450×338.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SAAB-9-2X-527_15-610×458.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1683868 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SAAB-9-2X-527_15-610×458.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”458″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SAAB-9-2X-527_15-610×458.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SAAB-9-2X-527_15-75×56.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SAAB-9-2X-527_15-450×338.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SAAB-9-2X-527_15-768×576.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/SAAB-9-2X-527_15-120×90.jpg 120w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”>Automakers are keen to pursue partnerships with one another when it means saving money via economies of scale, or when it supports […]

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Rare Rides: Storm the Roads With a 1994 Lister

<img data-attachment-id="1678758" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/1994-lister-storm-0.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,714" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"1.8","credit":"","camera":"NIKON D3X","caption":"","created_timestamp":"1523976547","copyright":"","focal_length":"35","iso":"100","shutter_speed":"0.004","title":"","orientation":"1"}" data-image-title="1994 Lister Storm" data-image-description=" https://www.historics.co.uk/buying/auctions/2018-05-19/cars/ref-161-1994-lister-storm/ ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/1994-lister-storm-0-450×321.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/1994-lister-storm-0-610×436.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1678758 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/1994-lister-storm-0-610×436.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”436″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/1994-lister-storm-0-610×436.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/1994-lister-storm-0-75×54.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/1994-lister-storm-0-450×321.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/1994-lister-storm-0-768×548.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/1994-lister-storm-0-120×86.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/1994-lister-storm-0.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Rare Rides broached the subject of Lister once before, with the Le Mans — a little-known and […]

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Jaguar Land Rover Readies XJ Successor, New SUV

<img data-attachment-id="1678610" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/jagxjhistoricconvoytoparis021018071-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="jag historic convoy toparis021018071-resize-1024×682" data-image-description=" JLR ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/jagxjhistoricconvoytoparis021018071-resize-1024×682-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/jagxjhistoricconvoytoparis021018071-resize-1024×682-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1678610″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/jagxjhistoricconvoytoparis021018071-resize-1024×682-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/jagxjhistoricconvoytoparis021018071-resize-1024×682-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/jagxjhistoricconvoytoparis021018071-resize-1024×682-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/jagxjhistoricconvoytoparis021018071-resize-1024×682-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/jagxjhistoricconvoytoparis021018071-resize-1024×682-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/jagxjhistoricconvoytoparis021018071-resize-1024×682-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/jagxjhistoricconvoytoparis021018071-resize-1024×682.jpg 1023w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> With Jaguar’s XJ sedan on its way out, the company is actively working on a replacement […]

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Ian Callum, Sculptor of Modern Jaguar, to Step Down As Director of Design

Designers don’t always get the credit they deserve, nor the recognition they usually shun. But without a steady, inspired hand forming the shape of an automaker’s offerings, all the business acumen of the C-suite class adds up to not much. Jaguar can credit its post-Ford identity to one man, Ian Callum, who moved the company […]

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Jaguar Land Rover’s ‘Hot’ New Idea: Sensory Steering Wheels

<img data-attachment-id="1675828" data-permalink data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/jlr-sensory-steering-wheel-.png" data-orig-size="1140,814" 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="jlr sensory steering wheel" data-image-description=" JLR ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/jlr-sensory-steering-wheel–450×321.png” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/jlr-sensory-steering-wheel–610×436.png” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1675828″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/jlr-sensory-steering-wheel–610×436.png” alt width=”610″ height=”436″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/jlr-sensory-steering-wheel–610×436.png 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/jlr-sensory-steering-wheel–75×54.png 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/jlr-sensory-steering-wheel–450×321.png 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/jlr-sensory-steering-wheel–768×548.png 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/jlr-sensory-steering-wheel–120×86.png 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/jlr-sensory-steering-wheel-.png 1140w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> With automakers perpetually promoting daft new technologies as a way to appease investors, it’s been a […]

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Jaguar to End XJ Production; Company Promises a Resurrection

Once the sedan of choice for discerning Anglophiles and 1980s crime-fighting New Yorkers played by Edward Woodward, Jaguar’s XJ has seen a long fall from grace. This summer, the stately model officially hits the ground. Amid tanking sales for both it and its sedan stablemates, the Jaguar XJ will cease production in a matter of […]

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