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Brands related to this company: Jaguar, Land Rover

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Velar redefines Range Rover luxury - COMMENT

23 June 2017

Tata-owned premium car maker Jaguar Land Rover is adding, this year, another model to the Range Rover sub-brand's range - the Velar. Hilton Holloway, editor of '5054'  magazine, reflects on the thinking behind the latest Range Rover luxury car and the values of the brand.


Air quality debate needs to move on from diesel

22 June 2017

The debate on air quality in cities has become unhelpfully fixated on diesel cars that are a small part of the overall problem, according to Jeremy Hicks, Managing Director of Jaguar Land Rover UK.


ANALYSIS - Jaguar F-TYPE SVR

25 May 2017

Jaguar’s new 300PS four-cylinder F-TYPE might have a great CO2 number but can its many attributes compare to the magnificence of the 575PS supercharged V8 which powers the SVR?


New engines and other changes for 2018MY Jaguars

18 May 2017

When the Jaguar PRs said some of their cars at a regional driving day for UK media were factory-fresh, they were not kidding - several, with the new, in-house made Ingenium petrol engines, had come off the Castle Bromwich assembly line only a day before the event.

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The car Jaguar designer said "I'd never do"

15 July 2015

The Frankfurt motor show will be the launch pad for a very important Jaguar, the F-Pace SUV, vital for the brand in the US and Chinese markets, and a car chief designer Ian Callum "swore I'd never do".


Williams CEO eyes consultancy business expansion

20 May 2015

Mike O'Driscoll, Group CEO of Williams, leads a brand that is well known for its motorsports activity and Formula One participation. However, the firm is now eyeing more consultancy business and looking further afield for opportunities. Ian Adcock caught up with him to hear more.


Q&A with Prodrive

8 October 2014

Power electronics is being brought into sharp focus as OEMs look to improve the efficiency of electric and hybrid cars. Many of the energy losses in such systems occur in power electronic systems (such as DC-DC converters) which convert the high voltages from the batteries to the correct levels for the various systems in the car. Prodrive are exploring the use of silicon carbide based components which can operate at much higher temperatures and efficiencies. To find out more, Matthew Beecham spoke to Pete Tibbles, Prodrive programme manager – power electronics.


INTERVIEW: Ford CEO Alan Mulally

28 May 2014

Alan Mulally's tenure as Ford's CEO has seen the company evolve in line with his vision of 'One Ford'. He also successfully guided Ford through recession and has generally been lauded by investors. He passes the reins over to Mark Fields in July. Dave Leggett caught up with him on the London leg of his Ford circuit farewell tour of Europe.

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Jaguar teases E-Pace SUV

21 June 2017

Tata Motors' Jaguar has issued 'teaser' photos of the compact performance Jaguar E-Pace SUV it will reveal on 13 July.


Jaguar Land Rover plans big recruitment drive

19 June 2017

Tata-owned Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is planning to hire 5,000 additional staff in the UK as it looks to strengthen its expertise in advanced technological areas such as electrification and autonomous drive.


Break app code, get Jaguar Land Rover job

19 June 2017

Jaguar Land Rover and Gorillaz are working together to recruit a next generation of electronics and software engineering talent with a code-breaking challenge found in the virtual band's app.


just-auto Plus only Tata Motors begins electric bus trials

19 June 2017

Tata Motors has commenced trials of its 9 metres electric bus in Chandigarh. With a capacity to seat 31 passengers, the Tata Ultra Electric 9m bus will run for over 15-day, with the trial jointly carried out with Chandigarh Transport Undertaking (CTU) and the...


Jaguar reveals new XF Sportbrake

14 June 2017

The Tata-owned Jaguar premium brand has revealed its new XF Sportbrake (estate or wagon) today, some ten years after the introduction of the XF saloon (and five years after the first XF Sportbrake).


Benteler opens new engineering office in Coventry

14 June 2017

German supplier Benteler Automotive has hosted an opening reception for its new sales and engineering office location in Coventry, England.


Tata Motors appoints new head of CV Business unit

14 June 2017

Tata Motors on 13 June 2017 announced the appointment of Girish Wagh as the 'head of Commercial Vehicle Business Unit' and a member of the Executive Committee (ExCom). Girish Wagh will take charge of the new responsibilities with immediate effect and will...


Land Rover adds Ingenium petrol engines

12 June 2017

Tata Motors' Jaguar Land Rover has announced new 2018 model year Land Rover Discovery Sport and Range Rover Evoque models with the new, UK-made, two litre four-cylinder Ingenium petrol engines and a new 240PS diesel that are also filtering into the Jaguar line.


just-auto Plus only JLR global sales up 1.2% in May 2017

7 June 2017

Jaguar sales rose by 28% year-on-year in May, on the back of strong demand for the Jaguar XF and Jaguar F-Pace, the World Car of the Year. Overall retail sales for Jaguar Land Rover reached 45,487 this month, up 1% on May 2016. The company sold 265,381...


Tata Elxsi Autonomai platform selected by OEMs

6 June 2017

Tata Elxsi says it is to licence its autonomous vehicle middleware platform, 'Autonomai' to an unnamed top five automotive OEM for its driverless car R&D.


just-auto Plus only Tata Motors May 2017 sales down 4%

2 June 2017

Tata Motors passenger and commercial vehicle total sales (including exports) in May 2017 were at 38,361 vehicles, lower by 4% over 40,123 vehicles sold in May 2016. The company’s domestic sales of Tata Motors commercial and passenger vehicles for May...


just-auto Plus only JLR India announces estimated price reduction

31 May 2017

Jaguar Land Rover India announced that estimated price reduction post GST, in case it comes into effect from 1 July 2017 onwards, will be up to 12% and will vary from state to state on a model-wise basis. Consequently, such price reduction linked benefits will...


XE SV Project 8 to be the fastest Jaguar yet

26 May 2017

Jaguar has announced the XE SV Project 8. Powered by a 441kW (600PS) version of JLR's supercharged 5.0-litre V8, this will be the fastest road legal Jaguar yet.


EU to probe state aid to JLR Slovakia plant

24 May 2017

European Union state aid regulators have opened an investigation into Slovakia's plan to grant EUR125m to Tata subsidiary Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) to support a new plant in the country.


Jaguar Land Rover sets fiscal year sales record

24 May 2017

Tata Motors' premium vehicle unit, Jaguar Land Rover Automotive, the UK's largest vehicle manufacturer, has reported record vehicle sales for the fiscal year ended 31 March, 2017, as revenue and pre-tax profit both increased.


just-auto Plus only Tata Motors reports revenue of INR772.72bn in Q4

24 May 2017

For the quarter ended 31 March 2017, Tata Motors reported consolidated revenues (net of excise) of INR772.72bn (US$1.191bn) as against INR795.49bn for the corresponding quarter last year. Consolidated revenues for the quarter are lower by INR 90.32bn due to...


Brazil's Innovar-Auto replacement up for debate

19 May 2017

With the confusing Inovar-Auto (Innovate-Auto) programme due to end on 31 December 2017, the government has decided to impose a new, longer term directive for the Brazilian automotive industry.


Tenneco announces Land Rover exhaust deal

19 May 2017

Tenneco has announced it is supplying selective catalytic reduction, diesel particulate filter and muffler systems for Jaguar Land Rover's recently launched, redesigned, seven-seat Discovery SUV.


Tata Motors signs new assembly deal in Thailand

16 May 2017

Tata Motors has signed a vehicle assembly agreement with Thailand’s Bangchan General Assembly Company, as it looks to maintain its presence in South-East Asia's largest pickup truck market.


just-auto Plus only Tata Motors global sales dip 9% in April 2017

11 May 2017

The Tata Motors Group global wholesales in April 2017, including Jaguar Land Rover, were at 73,691 units, lower by 9%, over April 2016. Global wholesales of all Tata Motors’ commercial vehicles and Tata Daewoo range in April 2017 were at 18,844 units,...


JLR Halewood site builds 600,000 Evoques in 6-yrs

10 May 2017

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR)’s Halewood production plant in the UK has built 600,000 units of the Evoque in the six years since the model's introduction.


JLR April 2017 global sales down 2.3%

9 May 2017

Tata Motors' UK luxury vehicle unit Jaguar Land Rover, has reported April retail sales down 2.3% year on year to 40,385 although the year to date (YTD) tally rose 9.9% to 219,894 cars in the first four months of 2017.


Tata Technologies acquires Escenda Engineering AB

8 May 2017

Tata Technologies has announced the acquisition of Escenda Engineering AB, en engineering services company that works with the auto industry in Sweden.


just-auto Plus only Tata Technologies to acquire Escenda Engineering

8 May 2017

Tata Technologies, the global engineering services company, on 8 May 2017 announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Escenda Engineering AB. The acquisition helps Tata Technologies accelerate its plans to expand in Europe due to...


just-auto Plus only Tata Motors India opens diesel Jaguar XE orders

4 May 2017

Tata Motors-owned Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) on 3 April 2017 said it has started accepting orders for the diesel variant of the Jaguar XE in India. The new variant will be powered by 2.0 litre diesel engine that delivers a power output of 132 kw. It will be...


just-auto Plus only Tata Motors sales down 21% in April 2017

2 May 2017

In April 2017, Tata Motors passenger vehicles, in the domestic market, continued its growth momentum at 12,827 units, a growth of 23%, over April 2016, due to an encouraging response for its recently launched lifestyle UV, Tata Hexa and its latest Styleback,...


just-auto Plus only Schaeffler enhances its UniAir technology

2 May 2017

In 2009, Schaeffler set new standards with the start of volume production of UniAir – the world’s first fully-variable electrohydraulic valve control system. In doing so, it set standards in environmentally friendly and dynamic engine technology,...


just-auto Plus only Tata Motors CVs offer BSIV compliant engines

27 April 2017

Tata Motors, the country’s largest truck and bus manufacturer, announced readiness of SCR (Selective Catalytic Reduction) and EGR (Exhaust Gas Recirculation) technologies for BSIV compliant engines, powering its range of Commercial Vehicles. Exhaust...


2017 Auto Shanghai motor show world premieres

24 April 2017

Auto Shanghai 2017 did not disappoint, with a vast number of concept, prototype and production model world debuts. The most important vehicle premiere will probably prove to be the Wuling Hong Guang S3, this being the first SUV for the number one brand in the world's largest market.


just-auto Plus only Tata Motors launches AMT buses in India

20 April 2017

Taking a step further in developing comfortable mass transportation solutions, Tata Motors on 19 April 2017 launched AMT technology (Automated Manual Transmission) in its Starbus and Ultra brand of buses, ranging from 9-12 meters, priced at INR2.1m...

Tata Motors news

Velar redefines Range Rover luxury - COMMENT

23 June 2017

Tata-owned premium car maker Jaguar Land Rover is adding, this year, another model to the Range R...


Air quality debate needs to move on from diesel

22 June 2017

The debate on air quality in cities has become unhelpfully fixated on diesel cars that are a smal...


Jaguar teases E-Pace SUV

21 June 2017

Tata Motors' Jaguar has issued 'teaser' photos of the compact performance Jaguar E-Pace SUV it wi...


Jaguar Land Rover plans big recruitment drive

19 June 2017

Tata-owned Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is planning to hire 5,000 additional staff in the UK as it loo...


Break app code, get Jaguar Land Rover job

19 June 2017

Jaguar Land Rover and Gorillaz are working together to recruit a next generation of electronics a...


just-auto Plus only Tata Motors begins electric bus trials

19 June 2017

Tata Motors has commenced trials of its 9 metres electric bus in Chandigarh. With a capacity to s...



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