Although there are only two days left on the auction, bids are not yet at reserve on this 2000 Land Rover Discovery Series II TReK Vehicle. This particular Series II TReK vehicle was vehicle #7 in the 2000 West Virginia TReK competition. It is being offered by Land Rover Bedford in Bedford, New Hampshire. At the time of this writing, there were six bids with a current bid of $6,500.00. The Buy It Now price is set at $31,000.00.
If you happen to live in the right part of the country or are willing to travel, you may be interested in taking part in one of Land Rover's driving school events. For 2011, there are four owner's days scheduled. Two (February 27, May 22) are already past, but two more are scheduled for this year (August 28, November 13). At the school, Land Rover owners are accompanied by a professional Land Rover Experience Driving Instructor.
Jaguar Land Rover has announced U.S. sales data for June 2011. While Jaguar was down 14 percent from June 2010 figures with 1,389 sales, the Land Rover brand enjoyed another month of increasing sales. Land Rover's overall sales were up 13 percent from June 2010, with total sales coming in at 3,152 units. Combined sales for the two brands resulted in a 3 percent increase over June 2010, with a total of 4,541 vehicles sold.
Land Rover has revealed the introductory MSRP of both the Range Rover Evoque and Range Rover Evoque Coupe. The 2012 Range Rover Evoque will have a starting MSRP of $43,995.00 and the Coupe will come in at $44,995.00. Both prices include destination and delivery charges. This pricing places the Range Rover Evoque between the 2011 LR2 ($36,550.00) and LR4 ($48,500.00), and will open up the Range Rover brand to new buyers, just as Land Rover had intended.
The official Land Rover Blog has released the first in a series of desktop wallpapers. The wallpapers will feature advertising images from campaigns that have run over the past few years. The first of the series highlights the "Defender Passport" marketing images. The desktop wallpapers are available in four sizes. The print campaign shows an open passport with a collage of passport stamps that make up a profile view of a short wheelbase Defender.