Tag: Jaguar Land Rover

Jaguar Land Rover Are The Latest To Halt Production Due To Chip Shortage

Jaguar Land Rover will temporarily stop production at its Halewood and Castle Bromwich plants, reports The Guardian. The hold on car production is expected to last a week, as executives assess the ongoing difficulties associated with obtaining chips. The news is not unexpected, as virtually all manufacturers have announced some level of disruption to automotive […]

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Land Rover Helps Virgin Galactic Unveil Its Latest Spaceship

Land Rover and Virgin Galactic, the first commercial “spaceline,” will continue to work together until 2024, the two brands announced today. The announcement was made on the occasion of the roll-out of Virgin Galactic’s latest spaceship, which a Range Rover Astronaut Edition pulled out of its hangar. Called the VSS Imagine, it’s the first of […]

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Opinion: Jaguar Were Right To Cancel The XJ, But The Rest Doesn’t Make Sense

Last month, Jaguar made the shocking revelation that not only would their entire product portfolio be battery-electric by 2025, but they had also killed-off the all-new XJ electric sedan. The “Reimagination” plan for Jaguar would also see the death of the J-Pace, a three-row SUV that was to be built alongside the XJ. Killing EVs […]

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Jaguar SVO Boss Says They’re Open To Making A Sporty I-Pace SVR

Jaguar Land Rover’s Special Vehicle Operations (SVO) division says it might work its magic on the all-electric Jaguar I-Pace. SVO boss Michael van der Sande has long wanted to tweak and upgrade the I-Pace and it was widely thought the new flagship model would take inspiration from the I-Pace eTrophy race car. However, van der […]

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Jaguar Land Rover CEO Admits Reliability Issues Have Cost The Company 100,000 Sales Per Year

The newly-appointed chief executive of Jaguar Land Rover has addressed the company’s quality issues and revealed the extent to which they have impacted its sales. During a recent investor’s call, Thierry Bollore said that the company has made “dramatic improvements” on reliability. He did, however, acknowledge that “the dissatisfaction of our customers was really detrimental […]

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Jaguar J-Pace And Land Rover Road Rover Apparently Axed

Jaguar Land Rover made headlines last month when they unveiled their Reimagine plan, which called for Jaguar to axe the XJ replacement and transition into an electric-only brand. It now appears the XJ wasn’t the only casualty. According to Automotive News Europe, JLR Chief Financial Officer Adrian Mardell confirmed development on vehicles based on the […]

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Next-Gen Land Rover Discovery Sport, Range Rover Evoque To Move Onto Electrified Platform

As part of its electrification plan, Land Rover will move the Discovery Sport and the Evoque onto a new, “native electric” platform. That will mean that their replacements will be exclusively electric or hybrid. The revelation comes via Autocar and follows the recent announcement that the automaker will have two platforms for all its vehicles in […]

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JLR Looking For A New Partner To Create Jaguar’s EV Platform

Jaguar Land Rover chief executive Thierry Bollore has confirmed that the brand will look outside the company to find a supplier for Jaguar’s range of all-electric vehicles. In a bid to secure the long-term future of Jaguar, the British automaker recently confirmed that the brand will only produce electric vehicles from 2025. JLR’s plan is […]

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