The Defender is dead, right? Not so fast. As Ronan Glon at Ran When Parked reported, a British businessman hasn’t let Jaguar Land Rover’s denial of permission to continue the Defender’s production stop him. A feasibility study is due later this year, which could result in a new factory specifically to build new Defenders – […]
Britain's luxury off-road masters gave me a glimpse into their self-driving future. Will customers buy in, or will the magic be lost when everything goes autopilot?
Unlike the next Jeep Wrangler, the next Defender appears it may push the engineering envelope for an off-road utility vehicle. Continue reading Next Land Rover Defender going rogue? Next Land Rover Defender going rogue? originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
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Curiosity may be an older dog (the rover landed on Mars in 2012), but it’s still picking up new tricks. NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory recently revealed (via Verge) that the robot can now pick its own targets when choosing rocks to scan with its laser spectrometer, a task formerly reserved for remote operation by scientists back here on Earth. Show More Summary
Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] overnight unveiled its new Master Plan. The plan calls for a dramatic expansion of segments that Tesla competes in, including moving into commercial segments such as those of pickup and semi trucks. Land Rover’s new Discovery SUV is almost ready for its auto show debut. The mid-size SUV will replace the aging LR4 in...
Our spy photographers just captured a rather odd-looking SUV tracking around the Nürburgring. Turns out, this heavily camouflaged test mule is the beginnings of a SUV Coupe from Range Rover. Yep, more than eight years after BMW debuted the X6 and a year after Mercedes-Benz released the GLE Coupe, Range Rover is hopping into the ring. Show More Summary
There are certain cars that should not be put on the Nurburgring. Not because it’s morally wrong or anything, but because there’s no point. Land Rover is coming out with a new Discovery soon, and it apparently wanted to put it around the ‘Ring. Watch it wallow, hear it scream, and then let’s never speak of this again. Read more...
Fans of the Discovery Vision Concept won't be disappointed. Continue reading Land Rover Discovery caught unmasked Land Rover Discovery caught unmasked originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 19 Jul 2016 17:39:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Jaguar Land Rover is developing a new system called Overhead Clearance Assist that's designed to warn drivers before they inadvertently shear bikes and kayaks off their roof racks.
Can Chinese companies continue to get away with prideful counterfeiting of car designs?
The cars are basically indistinguishable unless you hone in on the exact stitching of the seats or the fine arrangement of the headlights. Even then, changes are so minuscule, it’s nearly impossible to realize one of these vehicles costs $41,000, and the other just $21,700. British luxury carmaker Jaguar Land Rover and Chinese carmaker Jiangling […]
The born-again Defender would be sold in the United States.
Future Jaguar Land Rover models will help keep you from inadvertently shearing bikes and kayaks off your roof rack.
Jaguar Land Rover isn’t about to have some upstart company build a new version of its iconic Defender. The automaker shot back at rumors of a third-party resurrection of the boxy, beloved SUV, Autocar reports, stating that the previous-generation model will remain dead and buried as the company crafts a new model. Show More Summary
This daft, yet awesome concept design from YasidDESIGN combines the body styling of a Land Rover Defender with the ground-hugging properties of a stock car. Before you off-road and NASCAR purists get your panties in a bunch, it’s only a rendering.
httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=82-p9W7OFhc Land Rover has previewed a handful of new technologies that will allow its vehicles to drive autonomously, both on-road and off. The company revealed its plans to create a fleet of more than 100 research vehicles by the end of the decade to test a range of ‘Connected and Autonomous Vehicle (CAV)’ technologies. Meanwhile, a range […]
Land Rover Experience Driving School’s course at the Biltmore Estate in Asheville, N.C. A first-person account of driving the $244,500 Range Rover Sport HSE Td6 through 50 miles of trails… Shaun Tolson
"We're not going to let anyone build our Defender," says Land Rover.
Jaguar Land Rover has categorically denied that it is planning to, or will allow a third party to, resume production of the Land Rover Defender, which went out of production in January. A report in The Sunday Times claimed that Jim Ratcliffe, a British billionaire who built his fortune in the chemical industry, was hoping […]