Land Rover News

  • BMW iX3 Concept front 3/4

    Jaguar Land Rover and BMW announced on Wednesday that they will form an alliance to build the unique parts, beyond the battery, that make up an electric vehicle. The effort will focus on electric drive units (EDUs), including motors, transmissions and power electronics, such as motor controllers. BMW has said it plans to build 25 new plug-in models by 2025, including 12 new all-electric models. Jaguar Land Rover has also said it will offer both all-electric and plug-in hybrid versions of every model it sells by 2025 (along with gas versions.) BMW has also teamed up with rival Mercedes-Benz to...

  • 2019 Land Rover Range Rover P400e
    2019 Land Rover releases pricing for Range Rover P400e plug-in hybrid

    By 2024, Land Rover will have a whole new lineup of hybrid and electric luxury SUVs. As we learned yesterday, that lineup will include plug-in hybrid and electric versions of its small Evoque crossover SUV. Now the company has released pricing for its largest, most luxurious plug-in hybrid, the...

  • 2019 Land Rover Range Rover P400e
    2019 Land Rover Range Rover P400e plug-in hybrid SUV: first drive review

    No doubt the hoi polloi are prepared for emissions-free vehicle zones, what with their bicycles and their little electric cars. But what is the aristocracy to do when its high-end luxury SUVs are banned from city streets in central London? Enter the 2019 Land Rover Range Rover P400e plug-in hybrid...

  • Faraday Future FF 91
    Jaguar Land Rover owner denies stake in electric-car maker Faraday Future: updated report

    Most reports on startup electric-car maker Faraday Future tend to describe it as "struggling," and that may be an understatement. It halted work at its Nevada-based production facility in 2016; the startup company's main backer, China's LeEco, acknowledged this past May it was experiencing...

  • 2019 Land Rover Range Rover P400e
    2019 Land Rover Range Rover P400e plug-in hybrid revealed, on sale in US next year

    Following the debut of the smaller Land Rover Range Rover Sport P400e plug-in hybrid, the luxury SUV maker revealed its larger sibling: the 2019 Land Rover Range Rover P400e. The Land Rover Range Rover P400e plug-in hybrid is the larger of the two, but the SUV boasts an identical electrified...

  • 2019 Land Rover Range Rover Sport P400e
    2019 Range Rover Sport P400e plug-in hybrid on sale in US in summer 2018: technical details

    Six years after Land Rover confirmed it would introduce a Range Rover plug-in hybrid, the luxury-SUV brand has now provided an official on-sale date. A 2019 Land Rover Range Rover Sport plug-in hybrid model will both go on sale in the United States in the summer of 2018, likely followed by a...

  • 2018 Lincoln Continental

    As the auto industry intensifies its embrace of electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles, announcements of "all-electrified" product lines continue to roll in. First, Volvo made a splash with its announcement saying that all models launched from 2019 onwards would be electrified in some manner. The Sino-Swedish maker was followed by Jaguar Land Rover, which announced its intentions to electrify every one of its new vehicle in some way after the year 2020. DON'T MISS: Hey, media, get it straight: "electrified" is NOT "electric," and the difference matters Now, Ford has gotten in on the electrified...

  • 2018 Land rover Range Rover Velar
    Does Range Rover Velar preview Jaguar I-Pace electric-car dash?

    Carmakers often use the same components across vehicles from multiple brands. It's a way to keep costs down by not having to engineer or procure completely different parts for each model. So could some new components in a new vehicle offer a peek at a future model well before it goes into...

  • 2016 Land Rover Range Rover Sport HSE Td6
    2016 Land Rover Range Rover Sport HSE Td6: fuel economy review of luxury diesel SUV

    Buyer expectations of a silent, refined driving experience traditionally kept diesel engines out of the upper echelons of the automotive market, but times have definitely changed. Witness the major expansion by Jaguar Land Rover to offer American buyers a 3.0-liter turbo diesel V-6 in a large...

  • 2016 Land Rover Range Rover and Range Rover Sport HSE Td6 diesel models, 2015 Detroit Auto Show
    Jaguar Land Rover Diesel Plans Move Ahead, Despite VW Emission Mess

    Diesel engines may be suffering in the public eye due to the scale of the Volkswagen diesel-emission cheating scandal, but luxury carmakers are pushing forward with plans to boost overall fuel efficiency by fitting more of them to pricey premium models. No maker has a more ambitious diesel program...

  • 2016 Land Rover Range Rover and Range Rover Sport HSE Td6 diesel models, 2015 Detroit Auto Show
    2016 Range Rover Diesel Models To Carry $1,500 Premium Over Gasoline Version

    Land Rover prices its two new diesel models.

  • 2016 Land Rover Range Rover and Range Rover Sport HSE Td6 diesel models, 2015 Detroit Auto Show
    Range Rover Launches Two Diesel Models At Detroit Auto Show; Jaguar F-Pace Named

    Tonight, Jaguar Land Rover unveiled its first diesel-powered models to be sold in North America, joining the three German luxury brands in adding more fuel-efficient diesel engine options to its largest, heaviest sport-utility vehicles. The diesel will be offered as an option this fall on two...

  • 2011 Land Rover DC100 Concept

    Want the looks of an SUV but not the size or running costs? You're probably in the market for one of the new, ever-expanding breed of subcompact and compact crossovers. Hot on the heels of Ford's announcement that it could bring the new EcoSport to U.S. shores, Land Rover has trademarked a new name for a car that could be its own entrant into the small SUV classs. According to Autocar, Land Rover has recently applied to trademark the name 'Landy'. Previously, the 'Landy' name has been an affectionate nickname for Land Rover models--but now it could appear on a vehicle too, as well as...

  • 2015 Land Rover Range Rover Hybrid (European spec)
    2014 Range Rover Hybrid: Drive Reports Emerge For Diesel-Electric SUV U.S. Won't Get

    Land Rover hasn't exactly cultivated a reputation for environmental friendliness over its history. While its products have always been adept at forging through the wilderness, it could be argued that its engines, rather than its tires, have done the most damage to the natural world. Still...

  • 2015 Land Rover Range Rover Hybrid (European spec)
    2014 Range Rover Hybrid, Range Rover Sport Hybrid Revealed

    Land Rover has announced full details of its two new hybrid Range Rover models, due to hit the streets in 2014. The Range Rover Hybrid and Range Rover Sport Hybrid are the first official hybrid models that Range Rover has sold, both based on the company's new aluminum 'Premium Lightweight...

  • Land Rover Electric Defender at the Eden Project, Cornwall
    Land Rover's Electric Defender Proves Its Worth At UK's Eden Project

    Land Rover's iconic Defender has proved itself many thousands of times over by now on everything from farms to off-road endurance rallies to the battlefield. Its latest task is a little more relaxed than those duties, but then the powertrain is a little different too. Land Rover's first electric...

  • 2010 Land Rover Range_e Hybrid Concept
    Land Rover Diesel Hybrids Could Reach U.S. In 2014: Report

    We're often asked why more automakers don't sell diesel-electric hybrid vehicles. There are plenty of good reasons why, but that doesn't stop people wanting the twin-pronged benefits of highway and city economy. SUV buyers could get their wish if Land Rover brings diesel-electric hybrids to the...

  • 2011 Land Rover LR4
    Land Rover, Mercedes-Benz Ponder Tiny Luxury Crossovers

    One of the next major growth areas for automakers in the premium arena is the subcompact crossover segment, which currently has only a few players and is experiencing strong growth. The segment is especially popular in emerging markets where buyers enjoy the benefits of traditional SUVs, such as...

  • Land Rover Range Rover Evoque fitted with ZF 9HP nine-speed automatic transmission

    You probably started driving in a car with three, four, maybe five speeds to choose between. Manual transmissions led the way for a while with gears--five and six became commonplace, while the average auto might only have had four gears. Since then, an increasing quest for efficiency has seen that number double--or more. At next week's Geneva Motor Show, Land Rover and transmission company ZF will demonstrate the world's first nine-speed automatic transmission in a production car. Designed for transverse applications, such as the LR2 and Evoque, the 9-speed auto will replace the current...

  • 2013 Land Rover Range Rover spy shots
    2013 Range Rover Spy Shots, Will Have Hybrid, Plug-in Version

    Jaguar Land Rover like every other automaker in the world, is working hard to make its range of luxury cars greener and more economical to drive. We've already seen some evidence of that, thanks to the Range Rover Range_e prototype plug-in diesel hybrid we spotted in the wild last year and...

  • Jaguar XJ_e prototype
    Jaguar Displays XJ_e Plug-in Hybrid At GoodWood Festival Of Speed

    In the automotive world, development and commercialization of plug-in vehicles has varied from company to company. While some, like Nissan and General Motors, sell plug-in cars, others, like Jaguar Land Rover, are in developmental stages. Which is why we’re pleased to hear that Jaguar Land...

  • Range_e Plug-in Hybrid Prototype
    Range_e Plug-in Hybrid Prototype: First Drive Report

    At the 2011 Geneva Motor Show, Land Rover unveiled its first ever plug-in hybrid concept vehicle, the Land Rover Range_e Diesel Plug-in Hybrid. Then in October last year -- purely by chance -- we bumped into one of Land Rover’s five engineering test Range_e prototypes in a shopping mall...

  • Tata Nano
    World’s Cheapest Car, Tata Nano, Gets More Features, Better Economy

    We may have unfairly called the Indian-built Tata Nano “unusually combustible” last week, but there’s no denying that the world’s cheapest car is responsible for helping tens of thousands of Indians get behind the wheel of their first car. Now the diminutive Tata Nano has...

  • Range Rover Sport Electric Prototype
    Range Rover Plug-In Diesel Hybrid Prototype: Exclusive Photos!

    Sometimes, the staff of Green Car Reports has to travel hundreds, even thousands, of miles to bring you first drive reports, auto show highlights and exclusive green-car coverage. Other times, we just have to visit the local shopping mall. That's where we took these exclusive photographs of a...

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