Defence secretary says sorry to relatives for delay in introducing better-protected vehicles that ‘could have saved lives’ The defence secretary has apologised to families of British soldiers killed while travelling in Snatch Land Rovers for delays in replacing the lightly armoured vehicles. Show More Summary
It’s 2017. If this isn’t The Year Of The Luxury SUV, then surely we’re fast approaching The Year Of The Luxury SUV. Therefore, Land Rover can pretty well do whatever it wants. “A brand like ours,” says Land Rover’s chief design officer Gerry McGovern, “has this ability to stretch.” Bentley Bentayga rival? “Absolutely,” McGovern says. Show More Summary
It may also have a unibody chassis. Continue reading Land Rover Defender might come to America in 2019 Land Rover Defender might come to America in 2019 originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 17 Aug 2017 13:15:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Details have come to light regarding the return of Land Rover’s long-running Defender model to the North American market. This time around, things will be a little different. After a solid 67-year run (dating back to 1948 as the “Series” models), perhaps some changes were due. Show More Summary
Jaguar Land Rover’s Special Vehicle Operations (SVO) wants North Americans to get acquainted with its most recent undertaking, the 2018 Jaguar XE SV Project 8. To do so, the car will head to Pebble Beach this week to rub elbows with thousands of enthusiasts, many of whom are flush with cash. This will be the first time the Jaguar XE SV...
Our white Land Rover comes to a stop a few metres in front of the checkpoint, and a man approaches the window. He asks us what we are doing in the area, and we inform him that we’ve just had a meeting with the mayor of the town. To this he responds: “The mayor is a war criminal. Show More Summary
The now-discontinued Land Rover Defender is an iconic vehicle, but East Coast Defender has made its name by sullying those classic lines for well-to-do buyers. Its latest creation takes an old-fashioned approach to interior luxury, and...Show More Summary
Impressive new infotainment and tech augments an already formidable SUV.
Land Rover design boss, Gerry McGovern, says Land Rover is going through a transition phase, and the desire is to create products that are less specialised. Apart from out-and-out sports cars, there appears to be no boundaries to where the British 4×4 manufacturer can take the brand. “Of course, we’re very respectful of that heritage, […]
Land Rover's new Range Rover Velar is a suburban delight.
Even though I've been driving off-road for years, I pretty much failed behind the wheel of the Land Rover Discovery.
land rover has issued a recall for its defender off-roader this week, due to a potential problem with the front braking system. selected examples from the 2015 model-year may be susceptible to a front brake hose leak due to chafing, which could cause the brake fluid level to drop. Show More Summary
Land Rover has issued a recall for 124 of its 2015-build Defender off-roaders over concerns a faulty repair for a previous recall could cause a brake fluid leak. The British manufacturer reports that the front brake pipe from the caliper to the flexible brake hose could be showing signs of chafing as a result of work completed […]
On August 6, 2012, NASA landed its Curiosity rover on the surface of Mars. In the last 5 years, Curiosity has captured our hearts with its selfies and first-hand accounts of Mars' Gale Crater. To celebrate Curiosity's 5-year anniversary, NASA released amazing time-lapse footage that spans Curiosity's time on Mars, so far. Show More Summary
Land Rover’s Chief Design Officer, Gerry McGovern, has hosed down any notion of a seven-seat Range Rover, suggesting such a move might confuse the market. “Range Rover is the crown jewels in our model range, so it’s things like formality, elegance, sophistication and the levels of those you dial up from one vehicle to another, […]
The Jaguar XJ is one of the most storied of all British nameplates. Next year will be the 50th anniversary of the first XJ6, a gorgeous yet temperamental luxury saloon that became an icon. Yet as Jaguar Land Rover (JLR from here on in) has flourished under the hands-off stewardship of India’s Tata Group, today’s XJ limousine flagship […]
Did you know that hardware from one of NASA's retired space shuttle orbiters played a critical role in the landing of the Curiosity rover on Mars five years ago?
On August 6, 2012, Nasa's Curiosity rover touched down on Mars. It landed in the Gale Crater, an ancient lake which was formed by an asteroid strike billions of years ago. During its travels, the rover determined the lake environment on this part of Mars offered the conditions needed for life. Show More Summary