It is no secret that Land Rover offers more options for vehicles in its home market. In this article, we take a look at 10 things that will not be available to U.S. buyers of the Evoque, at least not for the introductory 2012 model year. A few of the items are not available on a trim-for-trim basis. For example, the Grey Oak interior finisher is available on our five-door, but not on our Coupe as it is in the UK.
Land Rover has experienced a rather tumultuous past when it comes to the ownership of the brand. In 2008, Tata Motors acquired the Jaguar and Land Rover businesses from Ford as part of a package deal worth $2.3 billion. When it was announced that an Indian company was taking over the Jaguar and Land Rover brands, many watchers of the domestic U.S. automotive market were cautiously optimistic.
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The Royal Automobile Club (RAC) Future Car Challenge has announced Land Rover will enter three Range_e diesel hybrid vehicles in the 2011 event. This year's Challenge takes place on Saturday November 5th. The live event uses a 60-mile route and the challenge is to drive from Brighton to London using the least energy possible within the 2 hour 45 minute minimum and 3 hour 30 minute maximum.
It's no secret that China has surpassed the U.S. as the world's largest automotive market. Automobile sales in China for the month of June totaled 1,435,900 and total sales for the first six months of 2011 numbered 9,325,200 units. These staggering numbers are supported by China's growing affluence, which has also increased the demand for luxury products. This demand is reflected by Jaguar Land Rover's impressive sales growth in the country.