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    All-new Range Rover Evoque gets Ai, EV ready platform, and world’s first deployment of "ground view" camera technology

    2018-11-23T12:39:00Z

    Since its launch in 2010, the Range Rover Evoque has gone on to shift 770,000 units globally, making it one of JLR’s most important models, bringing Range Rover ownership to a younger demographic and lower entry price point. Jaguar LandRover (JLR), has packed the 2019 Evoque with new ...

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    Bentley appoints Fontaine board member for digitalization, IT

    2017-10-21T12:55:51Z

    Fontaine joins Bentley from Porsche North America (Photo: Bentley) The Volkswagen group, in a broad management reshuffle at Bentley, appointed Astrid Fontaine to the position of board member responsible for human resources, digitalization and IT at the Britain-based luxury brand. Fontaine, currently in charge of HR, culture and innovation ...

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    JLR invests $25 million in Lyft

    2017-06-13T09:16:15Z

    JLR will provide Jaguar and Land Rover vehicles to Lyft drivers (Photo: JLR) Jaguar Land Rover is investing 25 million dlrs in US ride-sharing company Lyft, in a move that confirms the auto industry’s resolve to add new revenue streams to its traditional business. JLR, which is owned by ...

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    JLR wants to build EVs in post-Brexit Britain

    2016-11-30T14:15:01Z

    In November, Jaguar unveiled an electric i-Pace concept that will go into production in 2018 (Photo: JLR) (Bloomberg) --Jaguar Land Rover Ltd. said it intends to build electric cars in the UK if the government can overcome shortfalls in available energy and infrastructure investment, potentially giving Britain a manufacturing ...

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    JLR launches new-technology startup

    2016-04-11T13:18:38Z

    A long version of the Jaguar XF (pictured) will be built in China (Photo: JLR) Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has launched a separate company tasked with quickly developing apps and on-demand services. The move is part of a trend among automakers to take direct charge of technologies that will ...

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    At JLR, a focus on brainwaves to improve safety

    2015-06-18T11:12:36Z

    JLR says drivers can be distracted even when they seem to concentrate on driving (Photo: JLR) Jaguar Land Rover is researching whether a car could capture a driver's brainwaves to identify whether he or she is distracted. The research project, which is called "Mind Sense," wants to see whether ...

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    Jaguar Land Rover invests in advanced engineering

    2015-03-25T11:17:13Z

    Jaguar unveiled its new XF model during a dramatic 'high-wire' water crossing in London (Photo: JLR) Jaguar Land Rover is expanding its advanced engineering and design center in Whitley, England, in a move to speed up the development of technologically sophisticated premium vehicles. The British carmaker, which is owned ...

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    Jaguar attempts to redefine the cockpit

    2014-12-16T13:54:43Z

    JLR wants to boost safety by increasing visibility in the car (Photo: JLR) Jaguar Land Rover, in a research project, is reimagining the cockpit to give drivers better visibility and, thereby, reduce the rate of traffic accidents. The UK-based premium car group unveiled what it called a "360 virtual ...

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    automotiveIT Congress marks progress on road to connectivity

    2014-07-08T16:53:38Z

    The congress featured a panel discussion on big data in the auto industry (Photo: Sylvia Steinbach) LONDON -- The auto industry is coming to grips with the broad implications of connectivity, but it will be a while before carmakers and drivers will start reaping the full benefits of new ...