Jaguar Land Rover owner may rescue electric-car maker Faraday Future: report

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China Tata Jaguar Land Rover Investment Startups Faraday FutureMost 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 financial problems; and Faraday Future has been clamoring.

Review: Land Rover Discovery

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Slimming down the Land Rover Discovery shouldn’t have been be too difficult, which explains how the engineers at JLR have managed to shed almost half

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First drive review: Land Rover Discovery 5

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The word ‘family’ crops up a lot when talking about the Land Rover Discovery. Land Rover First Drive Discovery ReviewsWhether it’s its role as a family car, being part of the family, or the.

Land Rover reveals electric Defender

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Land Rover is to reveal seven prototype electric version of its rough-and-tough Defender at the Geneva Motor Show next month. Land Rover electric vehicle land rover

Land Rover targets Europe with new diesel hybrid models

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Land Rover’s new hybrid models have been predominately built with the European market in mind, it has been revealed, as the carmaker explains why it chose to team an electric drivetrain with a diesel-rather than a petrol engine. Hybrid cars Land Rover

Jaguar Land Rover Diesel Plans Move Ahead, Despite VW Emission Mess

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No maker has a more ambitious diesel program relative to its sales than Britain's Jaguar Land. Fuel Economy Jaguar Land RoverDiesel 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.

Land Rover project looks to electrify Evoque SUV

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million project will explore electrifying Land Rover’s hugely popular baby SUV, the Range Rover Evoque. Land Rover Jaguar A new £16.3

How the £1m raised by the one millionth Land Rover Discovery was spent

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A year ago, the one millionth UK-built Land Rover Discovery set out on the most ambitious fundraising project the all-terrain vehicle manufacturer had ever undertaken. Land Rover land rover World Water Day

Who's going all-electrified? Volvo, then Jaguar Land Rover, now Lincoln: report

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The Sino-Swedish maker was followed by Jaguar Land Rover. 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. mild hybrid plug-in cars

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Jaguar Land Rover: 50 Global Projects offset 5.2 million tonnes of Carbon Dioxide in five years

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Jaguar Land Rover has announced it is supporting the ground-breaking LifeStraw project, which will be the 50th Global carbon dioxide project the company has been involved in, in the last 5 years. In conjunction with ClimateCare, Jaguar Land Rover has invested in 50 carbon [.]. Land Rover carbon dioxide offset Jaguar Land Rover

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Jaguar Land Rover's Future Electric-Car, Efficiency Concepts Previewed

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With European prestige-car makers scrambling to respond to the unexpected and disruptive arrival of electric-car company Tesla Motors, a host of luxury car brands have been showing off their electric concepts. The coming Frankfurt Motor Show will see design studies by Audi and Porsche, possibly others, that point toward future all-electric. Frankfurt Auto Show Future Cars Frankfurt Motor Show plug-in cars

Jaguar Land Rover and EPSRC announce $17M autonomous vehicle research program; 5 projects selected

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Jaguar Land Rover and the UK’s Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) are jointly funding an £11-million (US$17-million) research program to develop fully autonomous cars. Wolfgang Epple, Director of Research and Technology, Jaguar Land Rover.

Jaguar Land Rover in two UK projects worth ~$16M to advance connected and autonomous vehicle technology

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Jaguar Land Rover is participating in two new projects in the UK worth a combined £11 million (US$15.7 New roadside communications equipment will be installed along the route during the three year project to enable the testing of a fleet of up to 100 connected and highly automated cars, including five Jaguar Land Rover research vehicles. The Jaguar Land Rover research team will be real-world testing a range of Over the Horizon warning systems.

Land Rover Discovery 5: pics reveal all-new look for luxury SUV

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Land Rover has revealed pictures of its eagerly awaited Discovery ahead of its Paris unveil at the end of the month. Land Rover DiscoveryUntil now this new, fifth generat.

An electric what? How Land Rover has made my dream car

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As anyone who grew up on a farm or particularly rural area will tell you, nothing quite beats the timeless charms of a good old-fashioned Land Rover when your route from A to B involves a few fields, a river, and six inches of mud. Electric cars Land Rover

New Land Rover Discovery now available

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Almost six months after its reveal at last year’s Paris Motor Show, the all-new Land Rover Discovery 5 is now available and can be seen and tested at

Jaguar Land Rover takes stake in CloudCar cloud services company; first roll-out in electric I-PACE

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Jaguar Land Rover has announced a closer partnership with CloudCar, including the adoption of its next-generation cloud services platform and a US$15-million minority investment in the company. Jaguar Land Rover intends to be the first to roll out the next-generation CloudCar platform in its first fully electric model, Jaguar I-PACE. —Hanno Kirner, Executive Director of Corporate Strategy for Jaguar Land Rover.

Jaguar Land Rover developing transparent pillar and ‘follow-me’ ghost car navigation

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Jaguar Land Rover has launched a research project to develop technologies that will offer drivers a 360? Jaguar Land Rover has launched a research project to develop technologies that will offer drivers a 360?

The Land Rover Defender: has it had its day, or is there a place for it in the future?

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Land Rover Weekly Column Defender Editors PicksMark Twain was a very perceptive writer, never more so than when he remarked that ‘reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated.’ The same quip c.

Land Rover's Electric Defender Proves Its Worth At UK's Eden Project

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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. Land Rover''s first electric Defender is undergoing evaluation at the Eden

World's sexiest car, Jaguar E-Type, reappears as all-electric concept

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Electric cars are now accepted as future volume models for most automakers, but Jaguar Land Rover has taken a very different approach to showcase its future electric powertrains. collecting plug-in cars Jaguar Land Rover Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) E-Type Jaguar E-Type

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Iconic Land Rover Turned Into Electric Car Research Vehicle

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The Land Rover Defender is as much an automotive icon in Great Britain as the Jaguar E-Type, MGB or the Austin Mini. It's not as glamorous as any of them, but the car's chunky styling, go-anywhere ability and incredible longevity have resulted in the design barely changing since its introduction in 1948. In fact, the electric Defender due at next

Cobham, Jaguar Land Rover and Ricardo partnering to develop switched reluctance traction motor

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Cobham Technical Services is collaborating with Jaguar Land-Rover (JLR) and engineering consultancy Ricardo UK to develop a switched reluctance traction motor.

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

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Witness the major expansion by Jaguar Land Rover to offer American buyers a 3.0-liter turbo diesel V-6 in a large number of car and SUV models. 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. A decade ago, the diesels. Fuel Economy

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JLR running on solar power

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Jaguar Land Rover has finished building the UK’s largest rooftop solar panel array at the company’s new Engine Manufacturing Centre in Staffordshire. Land Rover Solar Jaguar

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Formula E Electric-Car Racing Series Gains Jaguar As Contender

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Jaguar Land Rover is the latest carmaker to enter the Formula E electric-car racing series. plug-in cars Jaguar Land Rover Formula E ChampionshipThe British luxury manufacturer says its Jaguar brand will join the series for its third season, which begins next fall. In discussing its entry, Jaguar said it hoped to gain technical experience with electric powertrains that could be applied to future.

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Tesla In Russia, 2016 Land Rover Diesels Priced, China Builds 25,000 Green Cars: Today's Car News

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Today, we have Tesla love from Russia, pricing information for the 2016 Land Rover diesel models, and a report that China is building electric cars and plug-in hybrids at rates exceeding those of the U.S. and Japan. All this and more on Green Car Reports. Find out why Russian plutocrats love the Tesla Model S, and why Tesla probably won't start. Today in Car News

Jaguar Land Rover’s Sixth Sense R&D: monitoring driver heart rate, respiration and brain activity to reduce accidents

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Jaguar Land Rover revealed a set of new road safety technology research projects being developed to reduce the number of accidents caused by drivers who are stressed, distracted and not concentrating on the road ahead.

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

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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 powertrain to the Range Rover Sport P400e. Plug-In Hybrids United States plug-in cars Jaguar Land Rover

Jaguar Land Rover investing $1.6M in two new Centers of Excellence for Engine Combustion Research at Oxford and University College London; gasoline and diesel

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Jaguar Land Rover announced the creation of two new Centers of Excellence for Engine Combustion Research at two leading UK universities. These study programmes have the potential to feed directly into the future development of Jaguar Land Rover’s new Ingenium family of compact, lightweight, high-efficiency diesel and gasoline turbocharged engines, which will begin production at the new Engine Manufacturing Centre in Wolverhampton early in 2015.

Diesel-electric hybrid Jaguar 'J-Pace' test mule spotted in U.K.

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Diesel hybrid plug-in cars Jaguar Land RoverMany hints have emerged recently to indicate that Jaguar will soon launch an all-electric SUV to compete with the Tesla Model X. Now Jaguar engineers have been spotted testing a prototype SUV, not with an all-electric powertrain, but rather a diesel-electric powertrain. Tipped to be called the J-Pace, the test mule could foreshadow one of a pair.

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Electric Range Rover could drive from Lands End to John O’Groats on a single charge

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However, a pure electric Range Rover will go several leaps further with enough [.]. Land Rover Liberty Electric Cars land roverThe range capability of electric cars has crept up in the past few years.

2014 Smart Electric Drive, Small Land Rover, Nissan Micra In Canada: Today's Car News

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Today on Green Car Reports: The Nissan Micra minicar is now available in Canada, we cover what the 2014 Smart ForTwo Electric Drive is like on the road, and Land Rover trademarks the "Landy" name for a possible future small urban SUV. All this and more on Green Car Reports. New data shows electric cars won''t be a problem for utilities. The Nissan

Jaguar 'EV-Type' To Be All-Electric F-Pace To Compete With Tesla?

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plug-in cars Jaguar Land Rover Tesla Model XIt's still hard to explain to outsiders just how disruptive Tesla Motors and its electric luxury cars have been to the established German prestige automakers. From 2017 to 2020, Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, and Porsche will all launch one or more "Tesla-alikes" intended to match or surpass the capabilities of the California company's Model S sedan.

Jaguar to prioritize all-electric sedan, SUV over sports cars

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plug-in cars Jaguar Land RoverThe success of Tesla Motors has made quite an impression on the main German luxury carmakers, all of which plan future products that can compete with the automaker from Silicon Valley. Now it appears Jaguar may be planning to target Tesla as well. The British luxury brand is reportedly planning a pair of all-electric models: a large sedan and an.

Land Rover Hybrid

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Land Rover has unveiled a vastly redesigned version of its Range Rover SUV and at the same time confirmed there is a diesel hybrid version in the works for 2013. A major change in this redesigned version of the Range Rover is a reduction in body weight.

Consumers continue to seek out car finance as volumes increase 11%

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Land Rover Range Rover Evoque FLAThere’s cause for celebration in the contract hire and leasing industry, as new figures released by the Finance & Leasing Association (FLA) have r.

Manufacturer Spotlight: Land Rover

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Where we stand: September, 2012 British car manufacturer Land Rover is the second oldest four-wheel-drive car brand in the world, after Jeep, and has built its reputation with a marquee that encompasses some of the most popular 4×4 models on our roads including: the Range Rover, Land Rover Defender and Land Rover Discovery. Land Rover Manufacturer Spotlight land rover

Electric Defender gets to work at the Eden Project

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Land Rover’s Electric Defender has been put to work at the Eden Project in Cornwall to test its real-world driving capabilities. Electric cars Land Rover

Land Rover Greens Up Savannah Safaris With All-Electric Defender

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Going on safari to one of the many game parks found in Africa is a once in a lifetime experience for most. But trundling around in a gas-guzzling SUV to shoot some memorable holiday snaps of everything from lions and tigers to gazelles and rhinoceros is hardly very green is it? Enter european battery firm Axeon and the South African arm of U.K.