Tata Motors Group has reported a 5.14% drop in global wholesales during the month of May 2014 as against May 2013 when the company sold 81,783 units. Tata Motors global wholesales which includes Jaguar Land Rover dropped to 77,575 units in May 2014.
Tata Motors owned, Jaguar Land Rover is mulling over a new engine plant in China. This new engine plant is being planned so as to increase their footprint in what is termed as one of the leading auto markets and fastest growing economies in the world. Set-up will commence once the plant in Wolverhampton starts production in 2015.
Land Rover extends its support to Born Free Foundation’s work in India with delivery of a Land Rover Freelander to the Satpuda Foundation, a partner organisation in Central India. The Land Rover Freelander wears Born Free white paw prints and will play an important role in conservation work in India’s central tiger reserves.
Jaguar Land Rover has inaugurated a showroom in Nagpur, Maharashtra today. This is JLR’s 21st outlet across 19 major cities pan India. Operated through West Midlands Cars (P) Ltd. it’s located in Nagpur on D–3, MIDC, Hingna Road, Nagpur.
The Great India Collectors’ Ride will span 10,000 kilometers over 45 days in search of interesting used items across India, traversing 50 cities and many more towns and villages Collected items will be used to create an used-goods motorcycle art installation to be known as ‘Freedom Bike’.
Following a host of teasers, the next generation Range Rover Sport has been finally launched in Malaysia, positioned between the smaller Range Rover Evoque and the full sized Range Rover. Introduced in both petrol and diesel engine options, the company promises the new Range Rover Sport to be the most balanced and capable Range Rover to date.
Jaguar Land Rover is now present in Chhattisgarh with the opening of a new showroom in Raipur to take care of sales and after-sales services. JLR Raipur dealership is operated through Satyam Balajee Automotives and is located on NH-6, Ring Road 1, Raipur, Chhattisgarh. Jaguar Land Rover India expansion of distribution network now sees 20 outlets in 18 cities pan India.
Tata Innovista 2014 received over 1700 entries this year from 56 global Tata companies. An annual programme held by Tata Group Innovation Forum (TGIF), the initiative recognises and showcases outstanding innovations. 31 Tata companies reached the regional rounds held in Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Jamshedpur, London, Washington DC, and Singapore this year. In all, 83 teams from 25 Tata companies were shortlisted for Tata Innovista 2014 global round held in Mumbai on April 23, 2014.
Land Rover today revealed its Discovery Vision Concept SUV at New York International Auto Show (NYIAS) 2014. A vision of Land Rover’s future Discovery vehicles, the first vehicle will be seen in 2015. Discovery Vision Concept was unveiled alongside a scale model of the Virgin Galactic spacecraft aboard the USS Intrepid in Manhattan a day earlier.
Land Rover Discovery Vision Concept has been revealed ahead of its official debut at New York Auto Show 2014. The upcoming model is seen with a rounded front fascia, sweptback windscreen and new panoramic roof. Also seen in the video is an angular C Pillar and upscale interiors with efficient and flexible seating options.