A unique lifesaving Land Rover Discovery has just entered active service with the Red Cross emergency response fleet. The bespoke Discovery will provide eyes in the sky with a special drone and go-anywhere wheels on the ground, as an emergency mobile command centre with the Austrian Red Cross disaster response teams. The vehicle, developed from the original Project Hero concept car is the result of an 18-month collaboration between Land Rover Special Vehicle Operations and the Austrian Red Cross.
Carpe is a new, all-inclusive car subscription service offering customers hassle-free access to brand new Jaguar and Land Rover vehicles. The service is aimed at high-mileage UK residents who spend many hours a week driving. They can sign up to Carpe, and subscribe to driving a brand new Jaguar or Land Rover for 12 months with no deposit. Carpe allows subscribers to get a new car every year and the vehicle specifications can be tailored to meet individual needs, with no restrictions on mileage. The vehicle, servicing, maintenance, insurance, roadside assistance and delivery is included in the all-inclusive, unlimited motoring package cost.
Land Rover has enhanced its record-breaking Discovery Sport range with a new special edition. The new Landmark Edition salutes Discovery Sport’s success as the fastest-selling Land Rover of all time – coinciding with the brand’s year-long 70th anniversary celebrations. Powered by Land Rover’s TD4 178 bhp diesel Ingenium engine, Landmark offers customers a unique colour and trim combination.
Land Rover has announced a host of enhancements to the Range Rover Velar including a broader engine choice, the latest intelligent safety technology and more features such as air suspension and adaptive dynamics now available as options. The Velar now has a D275 engine option, a 271 bhp 3.0-litre V6 diesel, producing 461 ft lbs of torque.
Land Rover has announces the introduction of what it calls the world’s first full-size luxury SUV coupé
The all-new Discovery has arrived to much fanfare, and is hugely impressive. Yes, it can carry you and six friends up a mountain like its predecessor, but it’s also better at the normal day-to-day things, as well as the cabin being even more luxurious than before.
The Range Rover Velar has achieved a five-star Euro NCAP rating. The fourth member of the Range Rover family scored 93 per cent for adult occupant protection, 85 per cent for child occupant protection and 74 per cent for pedestrian protection
Land Rover’s Halewood production plant in the UK has built 600,000 units of the Evoque in just six years and the company says demand is still increasing for the pioneering luxury compact SUV that first appeared in 2011
Jaguar Land Rover has reported record retail sales of 604,009 vehicles – the figure includes sales from JLR’s China joint venture – in the financial year to the end of March 2017