Tag: Land Rover

Land Rover launches new Bond Edition Defender V8

Land Rover has announced a new limited edition Defender inspired by the cars used in the latest upcoming Bond movie, No Time to Die which is coming to cinemas later this month. Land Rover will only be making 300 examples worldwide and it can be had in either 90 or 110 wheelbase. The Defender V8 Bond Edition is based on the existing V8 Defender, which was announced back in February this […]

Land Rover updates Range Rover Velar with new tech

Land Rover has updated the Velar recently with new technology, software updates and new paint options in the range. The Velar was launched back in 2017 and this new minor updated car is on sale now, with prices starting art £45,925 in the UK. Starting with the interior, Land Rover has brought over its OTA update system from the Defender, which will be updated soon to add wireless Apple CarPlay […]

Land Rover debuts new Range Rover Sport SVR Ultimate

This week, Land Rover has introduced a new high end version of the Range Rover Sport SVR, with the Ultimate edition. The upgraded car comes with a hefty premium on top of the standard SVR and adds a number of new styling details, but the engine remains the same supercharged 5.0-litre V8, with 567bhp and 516lb ft torque – giving the car the ability to hit 0-60mph in 4.3 seconds. […]

Land Rover launches limited edition Defender Trophy

Land Rover has announced a new limited edition version of the Defender, called the Trophy Edition which pays tribute to the famous Camel Trophy expedition vehicles used in off road challenges between 1980 and 2000. The new limited edition Defender is only available in the US, with only 220 being produced. Each car features a yellow paint job, with black bonnet, roof and side skirts. Land Rover’s retro logo is […]

Land Rover announces new V8 Defender with 518bhp

Today, JLR has introduced a new V8 version of the Land Rover Defender, with the same engine as the Jaguar F-Type, Range Rover Sport with 518bhp and 461lb ft torque. The V8 Defender is on sale from today with pricing at £98,505 for the 90 and £101,150 for the five-door 110. Thanks to the much more powerful engine, it can now do 0-60mph in 5.2 seconds with a top speed […]

Land Rover announces new Defender plug-in hybrid

Back when the Defender went on sale earlier this year and the prices were announced, there was promise of a plug-in hybrid variant to join the range and now this week, Land Rover has revealed it, the P400e will have 398bhp in total, with 296bhp coming from a 2.0-litre four-cylinder petrol engine and 139bhp coming from the electric motor. In pure electric mode, the Defender P400e will be able to […]

Range Rover Evoque and Land Rover Discovery Sport gain new mild-hybrid diesel option

This week, Land Rover has updated the Range Rover Evoque and the Land Rover Discovery Sport with a new hybrid engine choice as well as improved infotainment to bring it up to date with the new Defender. The new engine is a 2.0-litre four cylinder diesel with a mild-hybrid add on, which is 48V. The new engine comes in two versions, the D165 with 161bhp and the D200 with 201bhp, […]

Jaguar Land Rover is aiming to start production again next month

Back at the end of March, Jaguar Land Rover announced that it would have to close its three factories here in the UK due to the coronavirus and the need for social distancing and less vital companies is less important. Jaguar Land Rover has a number of factories here in the UK, Castle Bromwich, Halewood and Solihull and today the company announced that its hoping to open the Solihull plant […]

Jaguar Land Rover is lending 160 cars to the NHS and the British Red Cross

To help the NHS and also the British Red Cross provide supplies, food and physical help for those unfortunately affected by the ongoing coronavirus – Jaguar Land Rover is temporarily lending one hundred and sixty brand new vehicles for deployment world-wide. JLR has lent fifty-seven vehicles to the British Red Cross so far, which will be used here in the UK for food and medicine to be distributed to those […]

Jaguar Land Rover stops production in the UK for one month

So far this week, a few car companies who have factories here in the UK have stopped production temporarily, due to the ongoing outbreak and issues with coronavirus. This week, Nissan announced that its Sunderland factory would be closed for a while and now Jaguar Land Rover is the latest company to do the same. Jaguar Land Rover has a number of factories in the UK and production will stop […]