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  • Shares of TATA Motors slips amid Britain’s Brexit decision

    New Delhi: Shares of Tata Motors Wednesday slipped as much as three per cent in morning trade on bourses after the Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) issued a warning to the UK government of massive losses if Britain was to leave the European Union (EU). JLR CEO Ralf Speth, who was speaking at the Zero Emission Vehicle Summit in Birmingham, Tuesday said that fears of a so-called “no-deal” Brexit and lack of clarity

  • ‘Bad’ Brexit to cost JLR $1.6 bn a year

    London : Tata Motors-owned Jaguar Land Rover has warned the British government that a “bad” Brexit deal could jeopardise the country’s biggest carmaker’s investment plans, cost it over 1.2 billion pounds ($1.59 billion or Rs 8,262.60 crore) annually and may even force it to close down plants and exit from the UK.

  • Tata Motors profit soars 11-fold in Q3

    Mumbai : Tata Motors Group on Monday reported net profit of Rs 1,215 crore for the December quarter, up over 11-fold from Rs 111.6 crore a year ago, driven by higher sales at its Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) business.

  • JLR India marks F-Pace entry with a grand event

    Jaguar Land Rover sure likes to make a mark with each car it launches. For example, the new XF made its global debut by driving over two 34mm diameter wires that were suspended over the river Thames, in Southern England. Even the F-Pace earned itself a place in the Guinness book of world records by performing a 360-degree ‘loop-the-loop’ to mark its arrival. So there was no question of doing anything low-key

  • Jaguar F-Pace prices announced; to be launched on October 20

    Things have been looking rosy for the British carmaker Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) India ever since the takeover by Tata Motors. And the transition can now be witnessed in the form of the company’s first performance SUV – the Jaguar F-Pace – the prices of which were announced ahead of its October 20 launch, on Thursday.

  • Jaguar Land Rover Reveals New Ingenium Petrol Engine

    Back in 2008, home-grown automobile giant Tata Motors acquired Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) from Ford Motor Company. Along came the technical prowess that was developed by JLR under the Ford reign, including the engines. The British automaker has now revealed details of its newly engineered turbocharged four-cylinder petrol engine and an automatic transmission for its future line of products.

  • Tata Motors shares soar 10% on robust Q4 earnings

    Mumbai: Shares of Tata Motors surged over 10 per cent today after the company posted a three-fold rise in consolidated net profit for the fourth quarter ended March 31.

  • Automaker Land Rover to soon launch its first smartphone

    London: In the race to capture the burgeoning global smartphone market, British automotive brand Jaguar Land Rover, currently owned by Tata Motors, is all set to launch smartphones and accessories by early 2017. For this, Land Rover has tied up with consumer electronics company Bullitt Group to develop a bespoke smartphone and range of accessories. “Incorporating iconic Land Rover design and innovative technology into the mobile phone sector with Bullitt Group presents

  • Jaguar Land Rover inaugurates 5th dealership in Maharashtra

    Jaguar Land Rover India has inaugurated a new dealership in Aurangabad, Maharashtra. Located at an easily accessible location within the city, the 3S (Sales, Service and Spare parts) facility has a 12 bay workshop with the body, paint and Approved facility (for Certified Pre-owned vehicles). Inaugurated by Cyrus P. Mistry, Group Chairman, Tata Group, the showroom is the JLR’s 5th dealership in Maharashtra. Jaguar Land Rover now has a distribution network of

  • JLR to build $1.5 bn factory in Slovakia

    London : Tata Motors-owned Jaguar Land Rover will set up a one-billion pound premium manufacturing plant in Slovakia, its first venture in continental Europe, to make all-new aluminium vehicles as part of its commitment to deliver lightweight cars, the company said.

  • JLR staff write to Cyrus Mistry on job safety

    London:  The UK-based workers of Tata Motors’ owned Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) have written to the company chief Cyrus Mistry seeking assurances on their job safety amid reports that Tata Steel UK plans to dispose of one of its units in the country, reports PTI.  The letter from a workers’ union chief to Tata Group chairman Mistry calls for assurances that redundancies similar to the ones announced by Tata Steel recently are not

  • Jaguar Land Rover to invest Rs 4,500 cr

    New Delhi: Tata Motors-owned Jaguar Land Rover will invest 450 million pound (over Rs 4,500 crore ) to double the size of its Midland-based Engine Manufacturing Centre.

  • JLR drafts 4.5 bn pounds cost-cutting plan: report

    London : Tata Motors-owned Jaguar Land Rover has drafted a new 4.5-billion pounds cost-cutting plan to offset rising emissions cost and the slowdown in China, one of the biggest automotive markets in the world. The project — known as Leap 4.5 — will scrutinise almost every area of spending at Britain’s luxury car manufacturer, ‘The Sunday Times’ reported. The 3-billion-a-year pounds capital budget, focused on research and development and new plants, will be

  • Tata Motors Q4 net dips 56% to Rs 1,716 cr

    Mumbai : Homegrown auto major Tata Motors reported a 56.19% decline in consolidated net profit at Rs 1,716.50 crore for the fourth quarter ended March as its domestic business remains a drag, while British arm Jaguar Land Rover also witnessed weak demand. The company had reported a consolidated net profit of Rs 3,918.29 crore in the same quarter previous fiscal.