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Land Rover today showed off the Land Rover Discovery Vision concept at the ongoing New York Auto Show. The concept shows the future direction for all Discovery models, the first of which is due in 2015. The theme for the concept, says JLR, is versatility. The car carries design elements like a stepped roof and alpine lights. Seats can be folded flat or slid backward and forward, via a touchscreen...

The current Land Rover Freelander will get a successor by the end of this year, or early next year. The Freelander successor will be the first Land Rover product to use the new design language, which is being previewed by the Discovery Vision Concept at the New York Auto Show. The next gen Freelander will be inspired by the Discovery Vision Concept. According to a report on Autocar, the new Freelander...

Mercedes launched the GL63 AMG in India today. The mammoth performance-oriented SUV has no competition in India from its traditional rivals, the Q7 and X5. However, the top-end 2014 Range Rover Sport with the 5.0-liter supercharged V8 engine, and the Porsche Cayenne Turbo S sport similar specs as the GL63. All three SUVs come with large-displacement V8 engines. While the GL63 gets a 5.5-liter twin-turbo,...

Rumors have been doing the rounds for a couple of years that Land Rover and parent company Tata are working together on an entry-level, premium SUV. This morning, The Economic Times newspaper shares some interesting details about this SUV, which is due to launch in India sometime in 2016-17. The newspaper’s sources reveal that the SUV is codenamed project Q5, and that a team of 45 engineers headed...

Tata Motors is taking its brand places. Following the entry of Tata into Thailand and Philippines, Jaguar Land Rover has announced its entry into Myanmar. The company has appointed Capital Automotive as its official distributor in the country and has announced that it would open its first showroom outside of Yangoon in May. The dealership is set to be a sales, service and spare parts centre as well. JLR...

After establishing a 50:50 joint venture with Chinese manufacturer Chery, the Chery Jaguar Land Rover’s first joint venture manufacturing facility is set to go on stream in Q4 this year. As part of the joint venture’s infrastructure in the country, a research and development centre will also come up nearby in Shanghai. Ground breaking ceremony for the Chery Jaguar Land Rover plant held...

Land Rover will stage the world debut of a Discovery Vision Concept at the New York Auto Show which commences on April 16 for the media. The new concept will showcase Land Rover’s design direction for a new family of Discovery vehicles. [Head to YouTube if you're unable to view the video above.] As Indian Autos Blog readers are aware, the next generation Freelander will be badged as Discovery,...

Land Rover announced at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show that its immediate focus is going to be on enhancing the ‘Discovery’ brand of vehicles. The Discovery will spawn a family of vehicles from 2015, and the first of the new Discovery’s would be a replacement for the Freelander. There will be a family of Discovery’s starting next year, says Land Rover. Speaking to Indian Autos Blog...