NEWS

Film Celebrates Life in the UAE 50 Years Ago with Land Rover

August 17st, 2018 Dubai The Trucial States, the land we now call the United Arab Emirates, was a barren environment in the early 1960’s and with no roads to connect the surrounding Emirates, 4x4s were the only way to get around. To commemorate the 70th Anniversary of Land Rover, an extraordinary film has been released, […]

FORD CELEBRATES PRODUCTION OF 10 MILLIONTH MUSTANG

August 16th, 2018 Dearborn – Ford is celebrating the production of its 10 millionth Mustang – America’s best-selling sports car of the last 50 years and the world’s best-selling sports car three years straight. The 10 millionth Ford Mustang is a high-tech, 460 horsepower 2019 Wimbledon White GT V8 six-speed manual convertible equipped with the latest […]

LAND ROVER CELEBRATES 70 YEARS OF ALL-TERRAIN ADVENTURE WITH TREK TO THE ‘LAND OF LAND ROVERS’

August 14th, 2018 Maneybhanjang, West Bengal – Land Rover took its 70th anniversary celebrations to new heights by visiting a remote rural community in West Bengal that relies on a fleet of classic models for its very survival. Known as the ‘Land of Land Rovers’, the rural location in deep in the Himalayas is reliant […]

Ford Honours Madiba’s Centenary by Donating Food Parcels to Destitute Families

August 4th, 2018 PRETORIA – Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa joined the worldwide Mandela Day initiatives to celebrate Madiba’s centenary earlier this week by donating R100 000 worth of food parcels to 100 impoverished families in Pretoria, with a further R100 000 donation used to feed 100 destitute families in Nelson Mandela Bay. “Nelson Mandela inspired the […]

SMART, CONNECTED JAGUAR AND LAND ROVER CARS TESTING ON ‘CONNECTED CORRIDOR’

July 31st, 2018 Coventry – Jaguar Land Rover is testing smart, connected cars on UK roads to prepare for self-driving cars. The tests on public roads are part of £7.1 million project aimed at creating the UK’s first fully connected infrastructure geared towards self-driving cars. More than 40 miles of the M40, M42, A45 and […]

ROAD WARRIORS: ENTREPRENEURIAL WOMEN DISCOVER LIFE ON THE ROAD CAN FEEL JUST LIKE HOME, THANKS TO FORD TRANSIT

July 30th, 2018 DEARBORN – When Teri Lou Dantzler returned home from her New Zealand vacation in 2016, one of the first items on her to-do list was researching vans. That’s because Dantzler, a landscape photographer and grandmother, had just spent her holiday camping in a large vehicle, or “camper-vanning,” as it’s known in some parts […]

JAGUAR TO LAUNCH GERMANY’S FIRST ALL-ELECTRIC TAXI FLEET IN MUNICH

August 7th, 2018 Munich/Kronberg –Jaguar Land Rover CEO Prof. Dr. Ralf Speth today handed over 10 all-electric Jaguar I-PACEs to the Munich Taxi Centre. In the presence of Munich’s mayor Josef Schmid (CSU) and Dr. Gerd Ennser (chairman of ADAC Südbayern), the I-PACE fleet lined-up in front of the Munich Opera House. This historic announcement […]

LUXURY RANGE ROVER GETS EVEN MORE REFINED

July 25th, 2018 Whitley – The world’s finest SUV gets even more sophisticated with the latest enhancements to its engine line-up and driver-assistance technology. A powerful new 275PS 3.0-litre twin-turbo SDV6 engine for European markets provides a 19PS improvement over the existing TDV6 3.0-litre unit. The advanced new diesel powerplant combines performance with efficiency to […]