First it was the 1,000,00th Discovery, now it's the 300,000th Land Rover Freelander 2 (LR2). You remember the LR2, don't you? It's the little Land Rover that has been soldiering on despite living in the significant shadow of the larger Land Rover LR4 and the Range Rover trinity.
Jaguar Land Rover has announced a recruitment campaign to fill 1,000 new openings at its Halewood manufacturing plant. The additional shifts created by the hirings will bolster production of the Land Rover Freelander/LR2 and the 2012 Range Rover Evoque. The recruitment drive is targeting production operators, supervisors, and engineers.
Last month, MSN UK Cars conducted a poll that asked 39,663 readers to vote for their favorite 4x4 vehicle. The actual question asked was, "Which firm makes the best '4x4' type cars?" Respondents were given a list of 12 manufacturers, including Land Rover, Toyota, Audi, BMW, Mitsubishi, Subaru, Jeep, Mercedes-Benz, Lexus, Volkswagen, and Volvo. Out of the 12, Land Rover came in on top.
The official Land Rover Blog has released a humorous new wallpaper as part of its weekly wallpaper series. The wallpaper depicts a Freelander hanging out with a couple of hippos in a Saharan river. The caption on the print campaign reads, “FREELANDER Born to be free.” The desktop wallpapers are available in four sizes and [...]
Last week we looked at Jaguar Land Rover's 'Plan for Sustainability.' Yesterday, we looked at Land Rover's e_Terrain technologies. Today, we have two videos that tie the two together. The first video is a recent advertorial that provides an overview of Land Rover's sustainability plan. It outlines Land Rover's commitment to the environment and how Land Rover as a business is changing to become more sustainable.