Jaguar Land Rover is making luxury interiors of landfill waste

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Luxury-car interiors usually feature wood and leather, but Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is opting for something different—landfill waste. The British automaker is the latest of several to begin using recycled materials for car interiors.

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Jaguar Land Rover will use plastic waste in next-generation sustainable luxury interiors

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Jaguar Land Rover is working with ECONYL nylon to develop high-quality interiors made from ocean and landfill waste. Next-generation Jaguar and Land Rover models will feature floor mats and trims made with ECONYL fiber from recycled industrial plastic, fabric offcuts from clothing manufacturers, fishing nets from the farming industry, and those abandoned in the ocean—known as ‘ghost nets’.

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Jaguar Land Rover fuel-cell project to counter “diminishing returns” of batteries in big SUVs

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Jaguar Land Rover’s involvement in hydrogen fuel-cell development goes well beyond backroom tinkering.

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Twisted electric Land Rover Defender conversion headed to the US

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The recently-revived Land Rover Defender is not available with an electric powertrain, but a UK-based company is offering electric conversions of older models. Twisted Automotive will offer a limited number of the conversions in North America. While the Defender was available in multiple body styles, this batch will all be soft-top 90

Jaguar Land Rover reveals electric "concept platform" for future urban mobility

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Jaguar Land Rover may be know for the sleek F-Type sports car and rugged Range Rover SUV, but the British automaker's latest concept car is something completely different.

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Report: Jaguar Land Rover working on hydrogen fuel-cell SUV

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Jaguar Land Rover may shift its zero-emission vehicle strategy somewhat if a hydrogen fuel-cell SUV reportedly under development has any chance of making it to production. The automaker will receive UK government funding to develop a prototype called "ZEUS," for "zero and low-emissions vehicles in urban society," as part of a stimulus program for

Jaguar Land Rover developing shape-shifting seat system to improve health

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Jaguar Land Rover is developing a pioneering shape-shifting seat system designed to improve customer wellbeing by tackling the health risks of sitting down for too long.

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Jaguar Land Rover produces more than 1.5M Ingenium engines; adds new straight-six diesel MHEV to family; fuel cell concept coming

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Jaguar Land Rover has now produced more than 1.5 Developed and manufactured in-house in the UK, Jaguar and Land Rover’s all-aluminium Ingenium engine designs are modular, flexible and scalable, with common core technologies. The latest addition to the Ingenium range is the six-cylinder diesel engine, which offers enhanced performance, smoothness and efficiency, powering the new Range Rover and new Range Rover Sport.

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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

Land Rover plug-in hybrid lineup expands with downsized engine, bigger battery

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Land Rover is launching a new plug-in hybrid powertrain, based around a downsized 3-cylinder engine, that promises greater fuel economy and more electric range than the British automaker's current models. However, Land Rover told Green Car Reports that there are no plans to bring these latest plug-in hybrids to the United States.

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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 roverThe British brand, is not really known for its low emission vehicles, but in a change of form, the carmaker has been exploring the possibility of adding an electric drivetrain to its off-road vehicles. Taking [.].

Jaguar Land Rover developing technology to identify and mitigate motion sickness

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Through its motion sickness research, Jaguar Land Rover has created an algorithm that generates a wellness score for each passenger. Jaguar Land Rover says that motion sickness affects more than 70% of people. Steve Iley, Jaguar Land Rover Chief Medical Officer.

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.

Range Rover Evoque and Land Rover Discovery Sport now available as PHEVs: P300e

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The new Range Rover Evoque and Land Rover Discovery Sport premium compact SUVs are now available with plug-in hybrid electric vehicle (PHEV) technology, with an electric-only range of up to 66 km (41 miles) and CO 2 emissions as low as 32 g/km. Range Rover Evoque PHEV. seconds) in the Range Rover Evoque.

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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.

Land Rover Defender Hard Top reintroduced to line-up

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Land Rover has confirmed the new commercial Defender 90 and 110 models will restore the Hard Top name to its rugged 4x4 family

Jaguar Land Rover EV concept, plug-ins for the snow, Tesla Model 3 a Top Pick: Today’s Car News

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Jaguar Land Rover is looking at its electric-mobility future. Jaguar Land Rover has introduced a. Tesla scores big in Consumer Reports’ annual roundup, and might be using a different kind of battery for China for the Model 3.

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New Range Rover Evoque offers Land Rover’s first 48V MHEV system

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In London, Land Rover unveiled the New Range Rover Evoque luxury compact SUV. The compact footprint is almost identical to its predecessor’s at 4.37m, yet built on Land Rover’s new Premium Transverse Architecture, there is more interior space than before.

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

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.

Report: Jaguar J-Pace and Land Rover "Road Rover" electric SUVs in the works

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Jaguar Land Rover plans to convert a United Kingdom factory to produce three new electric models, including the already-confirmed XJ sedan and two SUVs, according to Autocar. The automaker announced in 2019 that the Castle Bromwich factory will transition from building the internal-combustion XJ to a new electric version of Jaguar's flagship

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Top five things we learned off-roading in a Land Rover Defender

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When you think of the word ‘iconic’ in the automotive world, one of the vehicles that immediately springs to mind is the Land Rover Defender

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BMW teams with Jaguar Land Rover for EV parts

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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. plug-in cars

Refreshed Land Rover lineup to include new plug-in hybrid

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Land Rover and its sister company Jaguar each are planning new lineups by 2024 and 2025 respectively. Land Rover's plans have been more opaque. We've heard a lot about Jaguar's plans to launch a gas, hybrid, and electric version of everything it sells by 2025. Now British car magazine Autocar reports that the company will launch four new models by

Jaguar Land Rover accelerates electrification; manufacturing new range of electrified vehicles in UK; electric XJ first

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Jaguar Land Rover plans to manufacture a range of new electrified vehicles at its manufacturing plant in Castle Bromwich, UK. The announcement is the next significant step in delivering on the company’s commitment to offer customers electrified options for all new Jaguar and Land Rover models from 2020. Dr. Ralf Speth, Jaguar Land Rover CEO.

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. The new Range Rover will be available this year with a 5-liter V-8 engine, as well as a supercharged version of the same engine. A major change in this redesigned version of the Range Rover is a reduction in body weight. The Range Rover has a slimmer grille and new headlights.

Polestar 2 production, Jaguar Land Rover EVs, VW Microbus conversion: Today’s Car News

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Jaguar Land Rover plans some larger electric SUVs. Volkswagen is teasing us again with a Microbus conversion—this time, one you might potentially be able to buy. And the Polestar 2 is now being made in China and mostly on schedule. This and more, here at Green Car Reports. The Polestar 2 is being produced in China right now, the automaker. Today in Car News

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Jaguar Land Rover developing self-learning car

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Researchers at Jaguar Land Rover are developing an intelligent self-learning vehicle intended to offer a completely personalized driving experience and help prevent accidents by reducing driver distraction. Using machine learning and artificial intelligence techniques, Jaguar Land Rover’s self-learning car will offer an array of services to the driver, via a new learning algorithm that recognizes who is in the car and learns their preferences and driving style.

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.

BMW Group and Jaguar Land Rover to collaborate for next-generation electrification technology based on Gen 5 eDrive system

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The BMW Group and Jaguar Land Rover are joining forces to develop next-generation electric drive units in a move that supports the advancement of electrification technologies necessary to transition to an ACES—autonomous driving, connectivity, electrification and services—future. Jaguar Land Rover has demonstrated its capability with this technology through the launch of the Jaguar I-Pace and its plug-in hybrid models.

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

Land Rover reveals long wheelbase hybrid

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Land Rover has revealed that it is to become the first carmaker to offer a diesel hybrid model in China, after unveiling its new Range Rover Hybrid Long Wheelbase. Hybrid cars Land Rover Editor Pick Designed especially for the Chinese market, where luxury vehicles are often chauffeur-driven, the new long wheelbase model boasts more[.].

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

Land Rover plug-in hybrids, Kia's Plan S EV, rear-wheel-drive Porsche Taycan: Today’s Car News

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Land Rover downsizes engines and upsizes batteries. Kia peeks at the next wave of electric cars from the brand. And Porsche says yes to a rear-wheel drive version of its Taycan. This and more, here at Green Car Reports. Porsche has reportedly confirmed—through its R&D boss—that it is planning a rear-wheel-drive version of the. Today in Car News

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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. Led by Land Rover, the new project, funded by the Technology Strategy Board, will develop three different research vehicles based on the Evoque platform each featuring a new electr[.]. Land Rover Jaguar A new £16.3

Nikola Badger pre-orders, Land Rover fuel-cell SUV, Nissan Ariya EV debut date: Today’s Car News

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Jaguar Land Rover is working on a fuel-cell SUV. The long-anticipated Nissan electric crossover nears its debut. And would you send $5,000 to a company that hasn’t yet delivered a product? This and more, here at Green Car Reports. Nikola Motor Company is taking $5,000 pre-orders for the Badger, its electric truck powered partly by hydrogen. Today in Car News

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

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Enter the 2019 Land Rover Range Rover P400e plug-in hybrid SUV, the brand’s first proper plug-in hybrid. 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? Plug-In Hybrids plug-in cars

2019 Land Rover Range Rover plug-in hybrid pricing starts at $96,145

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By 2024, Land Rover will have a whole new lineup of hybrid and electric luxury SUVs. Now the company has released pricing for its largest, most luxurious plug-in hybrid, the Range Rover P400e. Both will join the Range Rover. As we learned yesterday, that lineup will include plug-in hybrid and electric versions of its small Evoque crossover SUV. Plug-In Hybrids

Revamped 2020 Land Rover Discovery Sport revealed

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The Land Rover Discovery Sport has been updated for 2020, with the seven-seat family SUV boasting new styling tweaks, a fresh interior and updated mechanicals including hybrid technology

A Land Rover PHESUV?

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In news and blog discussions last week were claims and denouncements of a possible plug-in hybrid electric sport utility vehicle (PHESUV) being developed by Land Rover. It has been a while since Land Rover and “hybrid&# were side-by-side an any credible news stories.

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 showcases MHEV, PHEV and BEV Concept_e demonstrators; electric Drive Module

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At the CENEX Low Carbon Vehicle event in the UK, Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is showcasing three Concept_e research demonstrators—a mild hybrid, plug-in hybrid, and battery-electric vehicle—including a new novel high performance, modular electric drive module (eDM) developed in-house by Jaguar Land Rover. The Mild Hybrid is based on a Range Rover Evoque donor vehicle and features a prototype diesel engine (90 PS) and a 48V electrical system.