Land Rover Discovery "Landmark" Special Edition
NEWS INDEX: Land Rover
Land Rover Discovery 4: 2016's Special Editions
2nd December, 2015
Greater on-road presence with the addition of the Discovery Landmark and Graphite
Special Editions; Distinctive exterior design features enhance fourth generation Land Rover Discovery; World-renowned all-terrain
capability and versatility retained; Australian deliveries from Q2, 2016 .....
Range Rover Evoque Convertible revealed
9th November, 2015
World’s first luxury compact SUV convertible; Highly-desirable design ensures
distinctive profile with roof up or down; Lightweight fabric roof stows in only 18 seconds; Space for four adults, 251-litre
boot and ski hatch; Debuts next-generation infotainment system with 10.2-inch touchscreen; On sale from Q3 2016, in SE Dynamic
and HSE Dynamic derivatives; Priced from $84,440* (SE Dynamic Si4) .....
Range Rover Evoque MY16 arrives
2nd November, 2015
Priced from $51,995* for the eD4 Pure 5-Door manual; Ground-breaking
exterior design refined to give even more distinctive appeal; The most efficient Land Rover ever: New Ingenium diesel
engine deliver fuel consumption rating of 4.3 l/100km; First Land Rover to feature full-LED adaptive headlamp technology;
Four trim levels and 10 option packs .....
Range Rover Evoque Convertible debuts next month
23rd October, 2015
Evoque Convertible is the world’s first luxury compact SUV convertible; Full
suite of advanced on- and off-road technologies showcased; The Convertible for all seasons will be revealed in November and will
be on sale in Australia from Quarter 2, 2016 .....
Land Rover Defender pedal car
16th October, 2015
Pedal car hand built in the UK and previews the production model, due
for market release mid-2016; Celebrates over 60 years of Defender production; Authentic interior details featuring
leather finish with trimmed seats, steering wheel and rear stowage; Expected to cost around £10,000 in the UK .....
Range Rover Sentinel by SVO
9th September, 2015
First armoured Land Rover to be fully engineered by Special Vehicle
Operations; Based on the luxurious Range Rover Autobiography; Retains Land Rover’s huge breadth of capability and
uncompromised levels of luxury and refinement; VR8 level certification confirms impressive ballistic and blast
resistance; Aimed primarily at export markets and built to special order with indicative pricing*^ of €400,000*^ .....
Land Rover name found at Islay, Scotland
26th August, 2015
Spencer Wilks, then the Managing Director of the Rover Car Company,
owned the Laggan Estate on the island. In 1947, while driving his heavily modified Rover 12 across the rugged
landscape, the estate’s gamekeeper Ian Fraser remarked that it must be a “Land Rover” .....
Land Rover Heritage Driving Experience
5th July, 2015
Heritage and modern Land Rovers and off-road facility added to the Land Rover
portfolio of driving experiences; New UK facilities, exhibits and specially-prepared heritage vehicles; A variety of customer
packages available; drive by decade or by model; Packages priced from £40 to £2,000 .....
Land Rover Defender: one-off 2 million milestone model
26th June, 2015
During May 2015, a team of life-long Defender fans were invited to join the
Solihull production line to help build this one-of-a-kind vehicle, including adventurer Bear Grylls .....
Range Rover Evoque for 2016
17th May, 2015
Ground-breaking exterior design refined to give even more distinctive
appeal; Most efficient Land Rover ever - new Ingenium diesel engine deliver best-in-class CO2 emissions of 114g/km*
and fuel consumption rating of 4.4 l/100km; First Jaguar Land Rover to feature full-LED adaptive headlamp technology; Five
trim levels and 11 option packs for greater personalisation opportunities; due 1st Quarter 2016 .....
Land Rover Discovery Sport release imminent
12th April, 2015
Prices to begin at $53,300* (TD4 SE manual); Deliveries commence 1st May
2015; Bold and progressive design defines the new Discovery range of vehicles; Room for seven occupants, in 2+1 rows; New
multi-link rear suspension for superior on-road agility and off-road ability; Roomy and versatile cabin with a compact
exterior footprint .....
Range Rover Evoque Convertible confirmed for 2016
18th March, 2015
Forty metres below the streets of London, England, the first prototype of Land
Rover’s new Range Rover Evoque Convertible was granted exclusive access to the 42 kilometre (26 miles) network of Crossrail
tunnels for a development test with a difference .....
Range Rover Sport SVR price announced
20th February, 2015
Land Rover Australia confirm SVR will be priced from $218,500*; Range Rover
Sport SVR is the fastest, most powerful and most dynamically focused Land Rover ever made; On sale from May 2015 .....
Land Rover Defender Celebration Editions
5th February, 2015
Two limited edition Defender models are coming in 2015 to
celebrate a different element of the vehicle’s versatile character ahead of the launch of the iconic
model's successor ..... more
Land Rover Discovery Sport prices announced
20th January, 2015
Replacing the Freelander, new Discovery Sport is a versatile premium compact SUV
featuring dynamic design with a compact footprint providing seven-passenger seating in a “2+3+2” configuration. Discovery Sport
will deliver a highly refined combination of performance, safety and efficiency thanks to a body shell of high-strength steel and
lightweight aluminum. Prices commence at $53,300* .....
Land Rover draws a line in the sand
13th January, 2015
Land Rover has gone back to the place where it all began to commence a
year-long celebration of the iconic Defender. A unique 1km sand drawing at Red Wharf Bay in Anglesey, Wales, leads the
brand towards the closing of a chapter in the Defender story .....
Jaguar Land Rover's ‘Follow-Me Ghost Car Navigation’
1st January, 2015
To aid navigation on busy urban roads, a ghost car could be
projected in front of the car for the driver to follow .....
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Land Rover Discovery Sport earns 5 stars
4th December, 2014
Another first for Land Rover is the Autonomous Emergency Braking system, which
uses a digital stereo camera mounted next to the rear view mirror to detect objects that could pose a collision threat, delivering
visual and audible warnings and automatically applying the brakes if a collision is imminent .....
Enhanced off-road capability for Range Rover and Range Rover Sport
5th November, 2014
Land Rover has announced a comprehensive series of updates for the
Range Rover and Range Rover Sport, for models made from March 2015, further enhancing the world’s best luxury and
premium sporting SUVs .....
Range Rover Sport MY15 models arriving from December
20th October, 2014
Improved value on core derivatives; New $92,600* entry level variant;
Hybrid drivetrain introduction; available for delivery from December 2014 .....
Range Rover Sport SVR due in Q2 2015
12th August, 2014
First Land Rover to wear the new high-performance SVR badge; 0-100km/h
in an amazing 4.7 seconds; 5.0-litre supercharged V8 engine has 405kW and 680Nm .....
Land Rover Discovery's unique camouflage
7th August, 2014
Latest camouflage wrap gives clearest view yet of vehicle’s design; New compact
SUV remains true to Discovery line-up with option of a third row of rear seats .....
Range Rover and Range Rover Sport for MY15
7th August, 2014
Enhanced eight-speed transmissions on diesel SDV8 and petrol SCV6
derivatives; Uprated SDV8 with additional 40Nm for effortless overtaking; Increased personalisation options,
including exterior colours, alloy wheels, panoramic roof and interior colourways .....
New engines for Jaguar Land Rover
11th July, 2014
"Ingenium" is an all-new range of compact, lightweight,
low-emissions diesel and petrol turbocharged engines that deliver efficiency and performance; Configurable and
flexible common diesel and petrol architecture enables maximum manufacturing efficiency, more variants, higher
quality and greater speed to market .....
Range Rover Sport SVR
26th June, 2014
404kW Range Rover Sport SVR prototype will complete the hill course at
the Goodwood Festival of Speed ahead of 2015 release .....
Stealth Pack for Range Rover Sport
17th June, 2014
Distinctive new look for model; Optional new exterior design finish extends
the appeal of the Range Rover Sport, offering customers even greater choice .....
Land Rover Discovery Vision Concept
17th April, 2014
With the Discovery poised to transition from a single model to a new family of
vehicles which will redefine the leisure SUV category, the Discovery Vision Concept offers an exciting preview of Land Rover’s
vision for the range .....
Land Rover Discovery Vision Concept car to debut this month
4th April, 2014
Discovery Vision Concept car will showcase the essence of a future family of SUVs
built on Land Rover’s key principles of emotive design, unrivalled capability and ultimate versatility, taken to new levels using
new customer-focused advanced technologies .....
Land Rover Defender Black Pack and Silver Pack
4th March, 2014
Two new option packs for the Defender; Contrast leather premium seats, ebony
headliner and privacy glass as standard; Dynamic Stability Control and ABS fitted as standard for some markets .....
Land Rover celebrates 25 Years of Discovery with 'XXV Special Edition'
19th February, 2014
XXV Special Edition builds on the Discovery’s luxurious HSE specification,
to provide a sophisticated and premium interior .....
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Range Rover reveals LWB model
28th October, 2013
The ultimate SUV alternative to saloon cars in the long wheelbase
market; First Range Rover long wheelbase in 20 years; First customer deliveries from Q2 2014 ; Over 840,000 Range
Rovers sold since launch in 1970 .....
Jaguar Land Rover at Coronation Festival
16th July, 2013
Jaguar Land Rover celebrated automotive innovation with a display of
vehicles representing the best of British engineering over the last six decades at the Coronation Festival in London – 11th
to 14th July .....
Range Rover Sport prices announced
1st July, 2013
Due for release in Australia late this year, the new generation Range
Rover Sport will arrive with a wide range of models, options and powertrain choices. Prices* will begin at $102,800* .....
All-new Range Rover Sport debuts
27th March, 2013
Sport's all-new, first-in-class aluminium architecture achieves a weight
saving of up to 420kg. This transforms the vehicle's dynamic performance, enabling it to blend agile handling with
exceptional comfort, offering a unique mix of sporting luxury and a dynamic, connected driving experience .....
A new Range Rover Sport is near
13th March, 2013
The all-new Range Rover Sport will make its global premiere in New
York (USA) in late March 2013 with a drive through the streets of Manhattan .....
Range Rover's supercharged V6 option
21st February, 2013
The new quad-cam V6 shares its all-aluminium construction with the
V8, with the lightweight die-cast block supplemented with cross-bolted main bearing caps to increase rigidity and
therefore refinement. The four-valve cylinder heads are constructed of recycled aluminium .....
The flashiest Range Rover ever is here now
12th February, 2013
The world's first SUV with a lightweight all-aluminium body, the
new Range Rover takes the capabilities of the marque's flagship to a new level, with even greater luxury and
refinement, enhanced performance and handling on all terrains, and significant advances in sustainability .....
Range Rover Evoque to gain a Black Design Pack
25th January, 2013
The Range Rover Evoque has asserted itself as Land Rover's most desirable
model, selling in excess of 100,000 vehicles in its first full year with sales continuing to show rapid growth worldwide .....
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An all-new Range Rover Vogue for 2013
2nd September, 2012
In addition to the strong and rigid lightweight body, an all-new
aluminium front and rear chassis architecture has been developed with completely re-engineered four-corner air
suspension. While the luxurious ride has been retained, the vehicle's handling and agility have been significantly
Range Rover Evoque one year on
6th July, 2012
Twelve months ago, when the first vehicle rolled off the production
line, the new Evoque had already generated an exceptional market response with more than 18,000 advance orders from
buyers worldwide .....
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Range Rover Evoque here now
9th November, 2011
The Range Rover Evoque will be offered in both 5-door and Coupé forms
and retail deliveries will commence this month. A smooth and refined all turbocharged powertrain line-up is available
with a choice of state-of-the-art diesel or petrol engines .....
Two Concepts for Land Rover Defender
14th September, 2011
concepts capture the adventurous, daring, indomitable spirit of Land Rover. This spirit was established in 1948 by the
Series 1, the first mass-produced civilian 4x4, which swiftly earned a global reputation for itself, for British
engineering and for the Land Rover name .....
Land Rover DC100 Concept
31st August, 2011
Replacing the iconic Defender is one of the biggest challenges in the
automotive design world .....
Range Rover Vogue for 2012
30th August, 2011
The Range Rover Vogue always has been and remains the definitive, luxury
SUV and one whose off-road performance matches its comfort levels and performance. New equipment levels, revised styling
and generously specified option packs make it the one to beat in 2012 .....
Land Rover Defender for 2012
15th August, 2011
A new EU5 2.2 litre diesel engine replaces the EU4 2.4 litre diesel,
bringing greater levels of performance and refinement to the 2012 Land Rover Defender. The smaller capacity engine delivers
the same power, torque and economy as its outgoing unit but makes this the cleanest Land Rover Defender yet produced .....
Range Rover Sport for 2012
11th July, 2011
For the first time on the Range Rover Sport, the next generation 7-inch
touch-screen is included with optional Dual View technology, allowing the driver to view the navigation display whilst
the passenger watches a DVD .....
Land Rover Discovery 4 update due November
7th July, 2011
Land Rover Discovery Discovery 4's design and equipment levels have been
given a make-over for 12MY. There are two new alloy wheel designs, two new option packs and improved audio and navigation
systems based on the latest MOST Gen 2.1 electrical architecture .....
Range Rover Evoque production begins
5th July, 2011
The new Range Rover Evoque passed an important milestone yesterday when
the first production vehicle was driven off the production line at Land Rover’s Halewood manufacturing plant in Liverpool
Land Rover Freelander for India
10th June, 2011
The facility at Pune in the Maharashtra region of India, will
assemble Land Rover Freelander 2 vehicles supplied in Complete Knock Down (CKD) form from Jaguar Land Rover's
Halewood manufacturing plant in Liverpool, UK .....
Range Rover Evoque here in November
19th May, 2011
Land Rover Australia has announced that new Range Rover Evoque prices
will start from $53,395* for a TD4 Evoque Pure (5-door) 6 Speed manual 4WD model. With a choice of three engines, two
body styles, three design themes and a wide range of options and accessories, the new Range Rover Evoque offers
customers significant choice across a range of price points .....
Land Rover Freelander 2 hits 250,000
31st March, 2011
Production began in 2007 and the plant's 250,000th Freelander 2 - a 2.2
litre TD4 Diesel GS in Fuji White - was driven off the line on 28th March 2011. The vehicle is destined for a customer who
lives in Scotland .....
Land Rover reveals its 4WD Plug-In Diesel Hybrid
3rd March, 2011
Range_e is based on the Range Rover Sport and uses the current 180 kW 3.0
litre TDV6 diesel engine, working with an eight-speed ZF automatic transmission and a 69 kW electric motor. Using a
parallel hybrid system, with a 14.2kW/h lithium-ion battery that can be recharged from an external 240V power source .....
Land Rover Defender Limited Edition
3rd February, 2011
On-sale in Australia from March 2011 priced from $51,190* (MLP*), the Defender
Limited Edition offers raw and edgy style, with the class-leading all-terrain capability you would expect of this motoring
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Range Rover Evoque 5 door debut due in LA
10th November, 2010
The exciting 5-door version of the all-new Range Rover Evoque makes its
global public debut at the 2010 Los Angeles Motor Show on 19th November, 2010. With its stylish and sporting appearance,
enhanced by extra practicality and greater family appeal, the 5-door Range Rover Evoque joins the stunning coupé model
to provide a highly desirable line-up that will transform the premium compact SUV segment .....
Five doors for Range Rover Evoque
30th September, 2010
Phil Popham, Land Rover's Managing Director, confirmed today at the
Paris Motor Show that the company will have a 5-door version of the new Range Rover Evoque .....
Range Rover Evoque
23rd September, 2010
In keeping with the ethos of Range Rover, the Evoque delivers premium
levels of craftsmanship, luxury, performance and renowned Land Rover all-terrain capability into a 'shrink-wrapped'
more compact package .....
Land Rover Freelander 2 update due in December
11th August, 2010
Land Rover is upgrading the 2011 Freelander 2 with a new 2.2-litre turbo
diesel engine, sharper exterior looks and a smarter cabin .....
Range Rover Evoque goes undercover
15th July, 2010
The all-new Range Rover Evoque has entered its final phase of testing,
with hundreds of prototype models despatched around the globe for trial in the toughest climates and conditions .....
Range Rover Evoque debut
2nd July, 2010
Named the Range Rover Evoque, this all-new model will join the Range
Rover line-up in the northern summer of 2011. It will be the smallest, lightest and most fuel efficient Range Rover
ever produced .....
Range Rover for 2011
17th June, 2010
A new, class-leading V8 diesel engine, new 8-speed transmission,
two significant Terrain Response® upgrades and subtle external styling enhancements are amongst the features on
the 2011 Range Rover .....
Range Rover Turns 40
17th June, 2010
The Range Rover celebrates its 40th 'birthday' today .....
Land Rover sales up
8th June, 2010
The Land Rover Freelander 2 continues to be the brand's
best-selling model globally, with sales up year to date by 23.3 per cent with over 23,000 vehicles sold .....
2WD Range Rover coming in 2011
26th May, 2010
Land Rover has announced that it will introduce a 2WD option (in
addition to the 4WD derivative) for the new compact Range Rover. On sale in 2011, the 2WD vehicle will emit less
than 130 g/km of CO2 - making it the lightest, most fuel efficient Range Rover ever .....
Land Rover supports RFDS Outback Car Trek
25th May, 2010
Land Rover Australia has announced the sponsorship of the 2010
RFDS Outback Car Trek, an event which has seen over $16 million donated to the "Doctor" in the Trek's 20 years
of operation .....
Land Rover gains new sales record in UK
8th April, 2010
Land Rover UK, the Company’s largest market, has recorded the best ever
month of sales in March 2010 .....
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Land Rover Discovery 4 about to arrive
7th October, 2009
The class-leading breadth of capability is extended even further with
dynamic improvements for both on-road and off-road driving, and Land Rover has added a host of user-friendly new
technologies and features .....
Small Range Rover Confirmed For Production
1st October, 2009
Land Rover has confirmed that a production version of its
concept car will be built .....
Land Rover's new Freelander 2 TD4_e features Stop/Start
24th September, 2009
The new entry level Freelander 2 TD4_e has been introduced into the Australian
market, addressing the growing need for more fuel efficient vehicles. As such the Freelander TD4_e is the most fuel efficient
Land Rover ever and is the worlds first SUV with an intelligent Stop/Start system .....
Range Rover Vogue places first in Total Quality Index
21st July, 2009
The Range Rover Vogue has placed first in the luxury SUV segment of the
Strategic Vision Total Quality Index, conducted recently in the USA .....
Land Rover expand Defender line-up
15th July, 2009
The 09MY Defender
model line-up now includes five 110 wheelbase and three 130 wheelbase variants, offering features that apply to
off-road users or heavy duty payload seekers .....
Fire and Ice for Land Rover
5th July, 2009
Land Rover is introducing two exciting new limited edition models of the
iconic Defender 4x4 – the Defender Fire and Defender Ice. The new models will be available in just a few of the markets where
Land Rover has a presence, although not Australia .....
First Land Rover Showroom Opens in India
1st July, 2009
Land Rover's official entry to the fast-growing Indian car market was
marked by the opening of a flagship showroom facility at Ceejay House in Mumbai by Mr. Ratan N. Tata .....
Land Rover to Enter Indian Market
6th May, 2009
Land Rover's award-winning vehicles, including the Discovery 3 and
Range Rover Vogue, are renowned around the world for their unique blend of refined luxury, quality and capability .....
Introducing the Range Rover Vogue 10MY
21st April, 2009
Powerful new engines, revolutionary interior technologies and enhanced
driving dynamics reinforce the position of the Range Rover Vogue 10MY as Land Rover's most complete luxury 4x4 .....
Unrivalled performance & dynamics from 2010 Range Rover Sport
19th April, 2009
The Range Rover Sport reaffirms its status as the most exciting and
dynamic member of the Land Rover range with a package of engineering and design changes for the 2010 model year .....
Discovery 4 - the most capable Land Rover ever
8th April, 2009
The model's class-leading breadth of capability is extended even further with
dynamic improvements, for both on-road and off-road driving .....
Range Rover Sport Stormer Option
22nd March, 2009
The Kit draws its aggressive styling lines from the 2004 Range Stormer
Concept Car, ensuring a distinctive design that enhances the appeal of the Range Rover Sport .....
Land Rover Confirms Grant Offer to Build New Model
15th March, 2009
Our engineering feasibility study has shown that we can very
successfully deliver Range Rover levels of quality, drivability and breadth of performance .....
Land Rover's New Offers
9th February, 2009
After achieving its third consecutive year of growth in Australia last
year, with a 16.5% increase over its 2007 result, Land Rover's 2008 success has continued in to the new year delivering
312 retails sales in January .....
Land Rover Australia records annual sales boost in 2008
27th January, 2009
With a total of 4,320 retail sales in 2008, Land Rover achieved its
third consecutive year of growth in Australia .....
Land Rover Australia records annual sales boost in 2008
6th January, 2009
With the introduction of Range Rover Vogue Autobiography the world's most
complete Luxury SUV is now even better. Autobiography offers even higher levels of luxury and refinement, combined with the
ability to personalise a Range Rover Vogue to suit one's own sense of taste and style .....
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New Land Rover Discovery 3 for 2009
23rd December, 2008
The Land Rover Discovery 3 has established a strong position for
'itself' as a premium, luxury, all-purpose vehicle since its launch, with an off-road pedigree which is unrivalled.
The 2009 Land Rover Discovery 3 continues this theme with incorporation of eye-catching exterior revisions, new
interior trims and specification upgrades .....
Land Rover G4 Challenge
21st December, 2008
Land Rover confirmed on Friday that it will cancel the Land Rover G4
Challenge programme in order to focus more on product launches in 2009 .....
Range Rover Sport For 2009
19th December, 2008
Continued enhancement and refinement best describes the changes for the Range
Rover Sport for 2009. These include a refreshed exterior trim, new wheel designs and
improvements to the interior craftsmanship enhancing the premium feel .....
Land Rover Defender 110 SVX Arrives in Australia
4th December, 2008
The Land Rover Defender 60th Anniversary SVX 60th
Anniversary Limited Edition boasts distinctive exterior design and interior features, making it the
most sort after and stylish Defender ever produced .....
Land Rover Took A Stand At Goodwood
14th July, 2008
Gerry Judah's largest and most impressive Central Display structure was
featured at the 2008 Goodwood Festival of Speed over the weekend .....
Land Rover's TrackNAVCHALLENGE 2008
11th July, 2008
Months of dedication and team work paid off this month for students from
Chase Terrace Technology College, when they were crowned the winners of Land Rover's TrackNAVCHALLENGE 2008 .....
Jaguar Land Rover Sees Into The Future
30th June, 2008
Jaguar Land Rover has announced the opening of its
new industry-leading 'Virtual Reality Centre' at the Design and Engineering Centre in Gaydon, England .....
Tata Motors completes acquisition of Jaguar Land Rover
4th June, 2008
Tata Motors has now acquired the Jaguar Land Rover businesses
from Ford Motor Company for a net consideration of US $2.3 billion, as announced on 26th March, in an all-cash
Prince Of Wales Marks Land Rover's 60th Anniversary
14th May, 2008
Land Rover welcomed HRH The Prince of Wales (Prince Charles) to the
company's factory in Solihull, England, yesterday, as it celebrated its 60th anniversary .....
Land Rover celebrates production of 100,000th Freelander 2
1st May, 2008
The 100,000th car, a Rimini Red 2.2 litre diesel automatic, is
now en route to a customer in the city of Surgut, located on Russia's Central Siberian Plateau .....
Happy 60th Birthday Land Rover
30th April, 2008
Today, the 30th April, 2008, the company that
pioneered go-anywhere transport, that helped to open up Australia and the world, turned 60 .....
Land Rover Takes Up The Reins At Windsor
24th April, 2008
Land Rover will once again be the main sponsor of the
Royal Windsor Horse Show – taking place in Home Park, Windsor Castle, England, from 7th-11th May .....
Land Rover Defender 110 SVX Special Edition Coming To Australia
21st April, 2008
Land Rover is marking its 60th anniversary with the
special edition Defender SVX model, which goes on sale in Australia in the second half of 2008.
The iconic Defender still bears a strong visual resemblance to its 1948 predecessor, but inside
the SVX model boasts an array of modern comforts and features, such as satellite navigation,
Recaro seats and iPod compatibility .....
Former Ford Australia President Geoff Polites Passes Away
21st April, 2008
The untimely passing of Chief Executive Officer of
Jaguar Land Rover and former Ford Australia President Geoff Polites over the weekend has
robbed his family, friends and colleagues of a dedicated, focused and determined man who was
an inspiration to everyone he met .....
Land Rover at the Goodwood Festival of Speed
11th April, 2008
Land Rover will be celebrating its 60th anniversary as
the featured marque at England's 2008 Goodwood Festival of Speed from 11th to 13th July .....
100,000 Land Rover Freelander 2s
9th April, 2008
Employees at Halewood Operations on Merseyside, in England, are
celebrating after producing the 100,000th Land Rover Freelander 2. The milestone vehicle has been built
just 17 months after Freelander 2 production started at Halewood .....
Tata Motors To Purchase Jaguar & Land Rover
27th March, 2008
Tata Motors, of India, yesterday announced that
it has entered into a definitive agreement with the Ford Motor Company, of USA, for the
purchase of Jaguar and Land Rover, comprising brands, plants and Intellectual Property Rights .....
Land Rover LRX Flies Into Melbourne
8th February, 2008
Smaller than a Freelander 2, its lower weight and reduced
aerodynamic drag are designed to give significant gains in fuel efficiency and reduced C02 emissions .....
Land Rover's Hat Trick
10th January, 2008
Land Rover has achieved its third successive record sales
year with 226,395 cars sold around the world in 2007. That's an increase of 17.6% on the previous year .....
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Land Rover LRX Concept
16th December, 2007
Land Rover unveils a vision of its future at the 2008 Detroit Motor Show,
next month, with the debut of the LRX concept - a bold evolution of Land Rover design that indicates the brand’s progressive
shift into new areas of the market, while remaining true to its core values. As the company prepares to celebrate its 60th
anniversary during 2008, the three-door LRX, with its more compact size, lighter weight and sustainability focused
technologies, clearly addresses the needs of a changing world .....
'Cave Drawings' Show The Way For Jaguar And Land Rover
14th December, 2007
Land Rover and Jaguar have revealed plans for a new design facility
that will draw on advanced audio visual technologies with the projection power of eight cinemas to significantly speed
up product development cycles .....
Defender 110 SVX Celebrates Land Rover's 60th Year
28th November, 2007
Land Rover will be celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2008 with a special
edition of the iconic Defender, whose origins can be traced directly back to the original 1948 Land Rover .....
Land Rover Freelander 2 Voted Scottish SUV of the Year 2007
28th October, 2007
The Land Rover Freelander 2 has won the title of Scottish SUV of the Year at
the Association of Scottish Motoring Writers’ (ASMW) annual awards ceremony in St. Andrew’s last Friday night .....
New Land Rover Defender - 59 Years In The Making
12th October, 2007
Greater ability both on-road and off-road plus increased comfort,
performance and refinement are among the major improvements introduced for the Land Rover Defender for 2007 .....
Land Rover Freelander 2 Awarded Category Win UK's Caravan Club’s 25th
Tow Car Of The Year Awards 2008
27th September, 2007
The Land Rover Freelander 2 has scooped the accolade of ‘Best Tow Car over
£32,000’ at the UK's Caravan Club Tow Car of the Year 2008 awards ceremony .....
Winning Model Makers Get Land Rover Experience
21st September, 2007
The 'A Team' from Chase Technology College, Burntwood (UK), that built its
victorious model to successfully tackle an in-door all-terrain track at the TrackNAVCHALLENGE final held in July, was
treated to demonstrations of full-size Land Rovers by highly skilled instructors .....
Land Rover Signals Strong and Sustainable Future
20th September, 2007
Speaking in Frankfurt, Land Rover's Managing Director, Phil Popham,
said the business was in excellent shape with sales continuing to grow and profits “never better” .....
Land Rover Freelander 2 Gets Sleek Premium Pack For 2008
11th September, 2007
Land Rover is introducing a stylish new Premium Pack for their new Freelander
2, as well as new upgrades and options for the 2008 model year .....
Range Rover Vogue For 2008
2nd September, 2007
In a continuing process of evolution, the 2008 model year Range Rover
Vogue has further strengthened its position as the world's most complete luxury SUV .....
Land Rover Discovery 3s For Kangaroo Island Wilderness Tours
29th August, 2007
This new fleet of vehicles will redefine the levels of luxury and comfort
available to their clients on Kangaroo Island and represents a significant investment in the future for the company .....
Range Rover Sport For 2008
22nd August, 2007
Since its debut in 2005, Land Rover's most performance oriented vehicle
yet has been a phenomenal success. Last year the Range Rover Sport was the highest selling Land Rover model worldwide
beating the world's most awarded 4WD, the Discovery 3 .....
Land Rover's All-New Freelander 2 - Now On Sale In Australia
1st July, 2007
Redefining the class standards, Freelander 2 delivers outstanding breadth
of capability on and off-road. Priced from $49,990 (RRP) the all-new Freelander 2 is the most complete vehicle in its class
and matches the refinement usually associated with premium saloon cars ....
Land Rover Freelander 2 Proves A Hit With UK Customers
28th June, 2007
The all-new Freelander 2 is proving a real hit with UK customers since its
launch in December 2006. Sales for the award-winning compact 4x4 are up 20 per cent compared with the same time last year ....
Freelander 2 Awarded 5 Stars By Australian NCAP
14th June, 2007
The all new Land Rover Freelander 2, which is just weeks away from local
release, has just been awarded a top five star rating, for occupant protection, in the Australian New Car Assessment Programme
Land Rover Announces Earthwatch As Sponsorship Partner
4th June, 2007
Earthwatch, the international environmental charity, has become Land
Rover's fifth Global Sponsorship Partner. Land Rover will assist Earthwatch's activities in working to conserve endangered
species and their habitats by engaging people worldwide in scientific field research and education .....
Range Rover Vogue For 2007
22nd May, 2007
The world's most complete luxury 4x4 just got smarter, with the 2007
model year Range Rover Vogue TDV8, pioneering an innovative world-first technical solution - the petrol fuel guard system .....
Four Million Land Rovers
9th May, 2007
Land Rover passed a milestone when the four millionth
vehicle rolled off the production line recently, 59 years after production began at the company's factory in Solihull .....
Land Rover Freelander 2 Awarded Top Marks For Safety
26th March, 2007
Land Rover’s all new Freelander 2 has been awarded a top five star rating in
the European New Car Assessment Programme (Euro NCAP) for adult passenger safety. It also achieved four stars in the child
protection category .....
Land Rover at the 2007 Melbourne Motor Show
4th March, 2007
The outstanding Land Rover Freelander is about to be replaced locally,
by the new Freelander 2. Additionally, the tough as old boots Land Rover Defender has been upgraded for 2007 .....
Land Rover Legend Lives On
13th February, 2007
Customer demand for the Defender continues and overnight, in England, saw
a substantially revised new model for 2007 roll off the production line at Solihull .....
Land Rover Discovery Van For UK
11th February, 2007
In response to customer demand, Land Rover has announced that it is to launch a
commercial derivative of the award-winning Discovery 3, which will go on sale on 19th March, 2007, in the UK .....
Land Rover Sets Global Sales Record In 2006
10th January, 2007
Land Rover has achieved a global sales record for the second year
running. In 2006, the 4x4 manufacturer sold 192,500 vehicles around the world, an increase of 4 per cent (8,500
vehicles) on the previous year .....
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Range Rover 2007: World-First System Prevents Mis-Fuelling
10th October, 2006
The world's most complete luxury 4x4 just got
smarter, with the 2007 model year Range Rover TDV8, on sale this week in the UK, pioneering
an innovative world-first technical solution – the petrol fuel guard system .....
Change in Design Chiefs at Land Rover
15th August, 2006
Land Rover announced, yesterday, that its highly regarded
Design Director, Geoff Upex, is to retire from the company at the end of 2006 after 23 years service .....
Land Rover Reveals All-New Freelander 2
20th July, 2006
Land Rover's all-new Freelander 2 has made its world debut at the
British International Motor Show at ExCeL in London's Docklands .....
Land Rover To Make A Splash At Goodwood
4th July, 2006
Land Rover is to take part in the Goodwood Festival of
Speed for the first time in the 4x4 manufacturer's 59 year history and is set to make a big
impression on festival goers with a dramatic display of off-road action .....
Land Rover's All-New Freelander 2
25th June, 2006
The all-new Land Rover Freelander 2, due for release in the
UK later this year, redefines the compact premium 4x4 class. New from the ground up, Freelander 2
delivers outstanding on-road performance as well as the class-leading off-road ability of a Land Rover .....
Discovery 3 Honours Continue
23rd June, 2006
Land Rover Discovery 3 has scooped an Auto Express New Car Honour -
in the 4x4 Off-Roader category - for the second year running, beating off tougher competition than ever .....
2007 Range Rover Gets A New V8 Diesel
28th May, 2006
The Range Rover gets an all-new V8 diesel engine
and a series of other significant enhancements for the 2007 model year .....
Upgraded Defender For 2007
17th May, 2006
Customer demand for the iconic Defender will see Land
Rover release details of a new model for 2007 later this year .....
Land Rover Celebrates The Queen's 80th At Royal Windsor
12th May, 2006
Starting yesterday The Royal Windsor Horse Show (11th –
14th May, 2006), in partnership with Land Rover, will be continuing the Queen's 80th birthday celebrations .....
Land Rover Discovery Navigates Hercules Aircraft
5th May, 2006
The sky's no longer the limit for Land Rover North
America as an LR3 (Discovery 3 in Australia) has accomplished something no vehicle has ever done before .....
Australian G4 Competitor Forced to Withdraw
27th April, 2006
Australian competitor Tom Landon-Smith (36) has been
forced to withdraw from the 2006 Land Rover G4 Challenge less than 48 hours before the start of the event .....
Adventure Challenge Countdown
20th April, 2006
On Sunday, 23rd April, in the thriving metropolis of Bangkok, 18
competitors will eagerly await the signal announcing the start of the 2006 Land Rover G4 Challenge .....
New Line-Up for Land Rover Discovery 3
10th April, 2006
Land Rover is rationalising the Discovery 3 line-up
adding as standard, leather interiors and automatic climate control on all models in the new range .....
Ford Designs And Builds New V8 Diesel Engine
10th April, 2006
The launch of a new V8 diesel engine at Ford's Dagenham Diesel
Centre has further strengthened the site's role as the company's global centre for diesel engineering and manufacturing .....
UK's Range Rover Sport HST
29th March, 2006
The Range Rover Sport, the most dynamic Land Rover
ever, now gets an even more exciting look of the new flagship, Supercharged 'HST' specification .....
Land Rover 2006 Heritage Weekend
15th March, 2006
The annual Heritage Land Rover Weekend will take place
during the British May Day Bank Holiday weekend, at the Heritage Motor Centre .....
Land Rover's E-terrain Technology Concept
13th March, 2006
Land Rover is showcasing innovative technologies –
collectively known as the e-Terrain System – that reduce both fuel consumption and CO2 emissions
while also improving the outstanding breadth of capability of Land Rover’s 4x4 vehicles .....
UK Competitor Selected For 2006 G4 Challenge
21st February, 2006
Brian Reynolds, a railway engineer, has beaten two other UK
finalists in the Land Rover G4 Challenge to take his place as the UK representative .....
Land Rover Worldwide Sales Boom In January
15th February, 2006
Land Rover has got off to a flying start with a record breaking January.
Global sales are up 22% against the same period last year at just over 15,000 units making this the best January
ever for the 4x4 manufacturer .....
Land Rover G4 Challenge UK Finalists
20th January, 2006
Counting down to one of the world's toughest driving and multi-sport
adventure challenges, Scotsman and 2003 Land Rover G4 Challenge veteran, Tim Pickering, last week visited the Land
Rover Experience in Dunkeld, Perthshire to administer some gruelling training on the three 2006 UK finalists .....
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Discovery 3 S – Amazing Drive Away Pricing
22nd December, 2005
Land Rover Australia has announced outstanding drive-away prices on
the Discovery 3 S model in both V6 and TDV6 .....
Land Rover G4 Challenge Australian Representatives Selected
28th November, 2005
Three outstanding world class competitors have been selected to
represent Australia at the International Land Rover G4 Challenge selections event to be held at Eastnor Castle, UK in
January 2006 .....
Land Rover Announced as Best Cars Winner
24th November, 2005
Land Rover has accepted the prestigious BEST CARS "Best All Terrain
4WD" award for Discovery 3 Td V6 as announced at a ceremony held at the RACV in Melbourne .....
Range Rover Sport At SEMA
3rd November, 2005
Land Rover North America is presenting the first Range Rover Sport to
appear at the annual Specialty Equipment Manufacturer’s Association (SEMA) show, in Las Vegas, USA .....
The New Range Rover Sport
9th August, 2005
Range Rover Sport, the all new sports tourer SUV from Land Rover is now
available for purchase at Land Rover dealers throughout Australia. This vehicle combines breathtaking dynamic
ability with best-in-class comfort and refinement .....
A World Apart Range Rover Vogue
7th August, 2005
Range Rover Vogue, the most complete luxury SUV in the world, has
been released for sale in Australia. It is the most refined, luxurious and powerful Range Rover ever .....
Global Adventure For Range Rover Sport
27th June, 2005
The new Range Rover Sport has been put through a real on- and
off-road work out during the latest Land Rover G4 Challenge recce trip in Southeast Asia .....
England's Land Rover Show
21st April, 2005
England's annual Land Rover Show takes place at the Heritage Motor
Centre, Gaydon during the Bank Holiday weekend 30th April and 1st May .....
Range Rover Sport
2nd March, 2005
The Range Rover Sport, an all-new sports tourer SUV from Land
Rover, is the best-performing and best-handling vehicle that the renowned sport-utility vehicle manufacturer has
ever built .....
Land Rover Triumphs With 4WD of the Year Award
21st January, 2005
Land Rover's all-new Discovery 3 SE TdV6 won its first major Australian
accolade with the announcement yesterday that it won the Overlander Magazine 4WD of the Year award .....
Land Rover Reveals The Range Rover Sport
11th January, 2005
Just 12 months after revealing the Range Stormer concept car at the NAIAS
in 2004, Land Rover is back this year with a remarkable and updated product range, comprising three new products not
seen before at Detroit .....
Land Rover's 5th Consecutive Year Of Growth In U.K.
9th January, 2005
Land Rover sold 47,147 vehicles in the UK in 2004, beating the previous
year's record by 128 units in a year of increasing competition in the 4x4 sector .....
Range Rover for 2006
3rd January, 2005
The 2006 Range Rover will make its world debut, this month, at
the Detroit Motor Show in USA. Power will be provided by a 4.4 litre V8 or a 4.2 litre supercharged V8 .....
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