#JAGUAR LAND ROVER

Interiors & Electronics

New Defender: The SUV with Two Brains

Said to be the first vehicle with two embedded modems

Business

Three Guys Walk into a Studio. . .

At this year’s Detroit Auto Show—officially known as the “North American International Auto Show,” and not just because it is across the river from Canada—there were several new vehicle introductions, as is the case with auto shows.

Interiors & Electronics

Is Past Prologue: Mustangs Then and Jaguars Tomorrow

This is a picture of the interior of the 1994 Ford Mustang, the fourth generation of the venerable vehicle: While it is certainly stylish—for 1994—one notable aspect is the steering wheel: in 1990 the Mustang got a driver’s side airbag as standard equipment.

Business

The Jaguar Land Rover Gorillaz Hiring Strategy

One of the prevailing problems throughout industry is finding talent.

Interiors & Electronics

JLR and Owning the Steering Wheel

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) posits that in the future people will be calling on various vehicles to take them where they need to go.

Quality

Jaguar Land Rover Takes to the Water

This is something that’s not ordinarily seen on this page as, well, it isn’t a motor vehicle: That’s right.

Aluminum

Jaguar XE Uses Recycled Aluminum

The 2017 Jaguar XE is the first model that’s based on the new JLR modular vehicle architecture, which will serve as the underpinning for several future models.

Quality

Laser Scanning for Improved Prototyping

When you’re doing production prototype work for Jaguar Land Rover (JLR), you’ve (1) got to be good and (2) you’ve got to be able to prove it.  Which is what Redditch, U.K.-based Birmingham Prototypes discovered when it began to supply JLR with stampings and brackets a few years back.

Materials & Lightweighting

Jaguar Land Rover & the Globalization of Auto

If you want a sense of the nature of the global nature of this business, consider last week’s announcement from Jaguar Land Rover.

Design

JLR Will Be Making More Engines in the UK

Although this may appear to be a giant Amazon warehouse or a future design for an IKEA (where you are endlessly walking through the aisles, desperately looking for the exit): it isn’t.

Business

Does the World Need a Range Rover Convertible?

If you want a quick read on how well sport utility vehicles are doing versus cars in the U.S., then it is worth taking a look at the numbers for Jaguar Land Rover, as that company clearly has both types of vehicles on offer.

Interiors & Electronics

Gesturing Like a Magician for Infotainment

Those of us who are partisans of knobs, sliders and switches for controlling functions on our instrument panels may have suffered another blow.