AUTOMOTIVE NEWS

PIETRO FITTIPALDI, HARRY TINCKNELL TO TEST JAGUAR I-TYPE 3 IN MARRAKESH

January 8th 2019, Whitley UK – Panasonic Jaguar Racing welcomes back test drivers Pietro Fittipaldi and British driver, Harry Tincknell who will both drive the Jaguar I-TYPE 3 in the one-day test on 13 January following the Marrakesh E-Prix. Brazilian Fittipaldi – the grandson of two-time Formula 1 champion Emerson Fittipaldi – and British driver […]

FORD RELEASES 2019 TRENDS REPORT; EXPLORES SHIFTING BEHAVIORS AND THE POWER OF CHANGE

December 27th, 2018 New York– Self-driving cars are a hot topic today, but if you had to choose would you rather your children ride in an autonomous vehicle or drive with a stranger? You may be surprised to learn that 67 percent of adults would opt for the self-driving car. That insight is one of many […]

ELECTRIC JAGUAR I-PACE VOTED NORWAY’S CAR OF THE YEAR

December 26th, 2018 Whitley, UK – Today the all-electric Jaguar I-PACE has been awarded Norwegian Car of the Year 2019. Eight expert jurors voted for Jaguar’s first electric vehicle (EV) against eight other finalists, including the Volvo V60, Nissan Leaf and Ford Focus. The jury, which included a racing driver and industrial designer as well […]

JAGUAR LAND ROVER OPENS THE DOOR FOR EASIER ACCESS WITH AUTOMATIC TECHNOLOGY

December 21st, 2018 Coventry – Jaguar Land Rover has developed the ultimate car door that opens automatically as the driver approaches or can be operated by gesture control. The mobility door prototype, currently being tested on a Range Rover Sport, uses motion sensors and existing keyless entry technology to detect the driver as they walk […]

JAMIE OLIVER SPICES UP LONDON’S BRICK LANE IN THE NEW RANGE ROVER EVOQUE

December 19th, 2018 London – Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver became one of the first people to drive the new Range Rover Evoque, visiting some of his favourite London foodie spots for ingredients to create the city’s best veggie burger. As part of the global reveal of the new Range Rover Evoque, Jamie navigated London’s busy […]

JAGUAR HAS THE PERFECT PRESENT FOR YOUR PET THIS CHRISTMAS

December 16th, 2018, Whitley, UK – Jaguar has dog owners covered this Christmas with the launch of its all-new Pet Products. Designed for comfort and convenience, the bespoke accessories are the perfect present for four-legged friends this festive season. The premium accessory range puts canine comfort at the forefront with a spill-resistant water bowl, foldable […]

FIVE-STAR EURO NCAP FOR JAGUAR’S ELECTRIC I-PACE

December 15th, 2018 Whitley, UK – The all-electric Jaguar I-PACE has achieved a five-star Euro NCAP safety rating, confirming it as one of the safest vehicles on the road. Jaguar’s first electric performance SUV scored 91% for adult occupant protection, 81% for child occupant protection and 81% for safety assist. I-PACE scored maximum points for […]

Ford Donates R12-million Worth of Vehicles to Charities

December 14th, 2018 Pretoria, South Africa – Ford is spreading the cheer this Festive Season with a donation of 26 brand new vehicles to 22 selected charity organisations in South Africa, worth a combined retail value of over R12-million. The fleet, which comprises 15 Ford Transit vans, seven Tourneo Custom minibuses, the all-new Fiesta and […]