#LAND ROVER

Car/Ride Sharing

Volvo, Waymo to Partner on Robo-Taxis

AV collaborations abound to jumpstart commercialization efforts

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

Marketing

Coronavirus Auto Industry Roundup: May 8

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

Production

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

Machining

New Model: The Ventilator 100?

Taking the concept of retooling to a whole new level

Production

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?

Diesel

U.S. Will Finally Get Diesel-Powered Mazda6

Nearly a decade in the making, the new oil burner may have passed its sell-by date  

Marketing

Cars Keep Getting More Reliable

The J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study proves cars are more dependable than ever, even though they also keep getting more complicated.

Marketing

World’s Top Auto Brands Defend Their Rankings

Brands are forever jockeying for superiority over their rivals.

Production

Kia Threatens to Scrap 2-Month-Old Factory in India

$1.1 billion facility could be relocated in the country

Interiors

JLR Aims to Reshape Driver's Seat Fitness

In the middle of a long trip, motorists often feel the need to “stretch their legs” to relieve stiffness. Jaguar Land Rover is developing a seating system to help.

Interiors & Electronics

New Defender: The SUV with Two Brains

Said to be the first vehicle with two embedded modems

Autonomous Vehicles

Apex.AI Secures Funding from JLR, Hella and Volvo Trucks

Silicon Valley-based autonomous tech startup Apex.AI has landed unspecified investments from Jaguar Land Rover, Hella and Volvo Trucks.

Interiors & Electronics

Jaguar Still Makes Sports Cars

Get the feeling that more companies are just making performance SUVs and calling it good?