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Jaguar Land Rover electric cars UK plant

Jaguar Land Rover to build electric cars at UK plant

07 July, 2019 10:53 pm 10:53 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Jaguar Land Rover  is making a multi-million pound investment to build electric vehicles in Britain, in a major boost for the UK government and a sector hit by the slump in diesel sales and Brexit uncertainty. Britain’s biggest car company, which built 30 percent of the UK’s 1.5 million cars last year, … Read More

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Jaguar Land Rover begins Brexit-linked UK plant shutdowns

04 April, 2019 11:10 pm 11:10 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) shut its UK plants on Monday for five days over Brexit, adding to other shutdowns to leave at least half the country’s car production off-line in what could be a pivotal week for Britain’s divorce from the EU. The move was intended to prepare for any Brexit-related disruption … Read More

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Ford, Jaguar slash thousands of jobs across Europe

01 January, 2019 10:03 am 10:03 am

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Ford and Jaguar Land Rover unveiled sweeping job cuts across Europe on Thursday as carmakers struggle with a slump in demand for diesel vehicles, tougher emissions rules and a global economic slowdown led by China. Tata-owned JLR, based in central England, said it will cut 4,500 out of 42,500 jobs, while Ford … Read More

Jaguar says ‘bad Brexit’ would mean it could not stay in UK

07 July, 2018 9:19 am 9:19 am

EDINBURGH (Reuters) – Britain’s biggest carmaker Jaguar Land Rover said on Wednesday a so-called “hard Brexit” would cost it 1.2 billion pounds a year, curtailing its future operations in the United Kingdom. “We urgently need greater certainty to continue to invest heavily in the UK and safeguard our suppliers, customers and 40,000 British-based employees,” JLR’s … Read More

Jaguar Land Rover to test over 100 autonomous cars in Britain by 2020

07 July, 2016 9:02 am 9:02 am

LONDON – Britain’s biggest carmaker Jaguar Land Rover said it will create a fleet of more than 100 research vehicles over the next four years to test autonomous and connected technology, with the first models to hit the streets later this year. Jaguar Land Rover, maker of Range Rover 4x4s and sportier luxury saloons, will … Read More