#LAND ROVER

Production

Jeep Resurrects Luxury Grand Wagoneer

Concept previews next year’s production model, which will take on GMC and Land Rover

Aluminum

JLR Targets Increased Use of Recycled Aluminum

Putting materials back to work to help curb manufacturing emissions

Economics

U.K. to JLR: No Special Bailout for You

Carmaker gets the cold shoulder from British government over pandemic aid

Autonomous Vehicles

JLR Aims to Curb Motion Sickness

Adapting autonomous driving systems to comfort levels

JLR Taps Ousted Renault Boss Bollore as New CEO

Speth to stay on as non-executive vice chairman

Marketing

Convert a 1990s Land Rover to Electric Power—for $185,000+

Pricey retrofit package includes California dreaming color combos  

Business

Volvo, Waymo to Partner on Robo-Taxis

AV collaborations abound to jumpstart commercialization efforts

Interiors & Electronics

NACTOY Announces 2021 Candidates

Yes, COVID-19 notwithstanding, there are still significant car launches happening this year

Sales

Europe’s Car Plants at 50% of Capacity

Carmakers don’t expect to return to normal output for months.

Assembly

Coronavirus Auto Industry Roundup: May 25

Production snags, sales trends roil the auto industry

Cax

JLR Increases CAx During WFH

Working from home has caused Jaguar Land Rover engineers to work more efficiently

Sales

Coronavirus Auto Industry Roundup: May 8

Sales perk up in China as production nosedives in Brazil, Mexico

Marketing

Coronavirus Auto Industry Roundup for May 1

Factory relaunch schedules stretch out amid uncertainties

Materials & Lightweighting

13 Suppliers Take Home PACE Innovation Awards

Lightweighting applications to advanced communications and improved visibility

Sales

Car Sales Plunge 52% Across Europe

Coronavirus lockdowns keep buyers away.

Business

JLR Begs CEO to Save the Day, Again

A plea to help the company survive the coronavirus pandemic

Production

Coronavirus Industry Roundup: April 3

Carmakers extend plant shutdowns, eye mid-April restarts

Business

GM and Ford Have a Lot of Loyalty

2019 customers show solid support for OEMs with Automotive Loyalty Awards

Assembly

New Model: The Ventilator 100?

Taking the concept of retooling to a whole new level

Sales

Virus Crisis Hits Car Sales in U.S., Europe

A mess, but not as bad as in China

Marketing

Porsche Jumps to Top of CR Best-Car Ratings

Another year of surprising ups and downs

Autonomous Vehicles

JLR Unveils Autonomous Shuttle

Compact flexible platform can accommodate a variety of shared and private use applications 

Regulations

Mahindra Crossover Wins First-Ever Global NCAP “Safer Choice” Award

This award was established to get safer vehicles on the roads in India. But are there implications beyond that country?