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    Jaguar joins EV race with I-Pace crossover

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    Cab-forward layout The exterior has a cab-forward design, taking cues from Jaguar’s 2010 C-X75 supercar with a coupelike silhouette. Callum calls the design “bold” and a new direction for EVs. Jaguar said the vehicle can be 80 per cent charged in 90 minutes and 100 per cent in two hours using 50kW DC fast charging. […] More

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    Jaguar will build I-Pace electric SUV with Magna Steyr, CEO says

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    Jaguar will build its forthcoming I-Pace full-electric crossover with contract manufacturer Magna Steyr in Austria, Jaguar Land Rover CEO Ralf Speth told Automobile News | tomobile.org Europe. Jaguar and its sibling brand, Land Rover, signed a contract to build vehicles at Magna’s Graz plant in July 2015 but at that time JLR didn’t specify which […] More

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    Magna considers new contract assembly plant in Europe

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    VIENNA — Canadian auto parts maker Magna International may build a new plant in Europe as its Magna Steyr factory in Austria runs out of capacity, the head of its European business, Guenther Apfalter, said. Magna, which makes parts for most of the world’s automakers and also assembles vehicles under contract, currently builds the Mercedes G class for […] More

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    Jaguar names Canadian tennis star Milos Raonic global ambassador

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    Canadian tennis star Milos Raonic is the newest Jaguar global tennis ambassador, the automaker said Friday. Raonic, currently the world’s No. 7-ranked tennis player, joins Andy Murray of the UK and Japan’s Kei Nishikori as a fellow Jaguar ambassador. The Canadian star, known for his strong serve, will wear Jaguar’s logo on his tennis kit […] More

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    Magna-built Jaguar E-Pace priced at $44,300 in Canada

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    LONDON — Jaguar’s E-Pace, the luxury automaker’s performance-oriented compact crossover, is coming to Canada in early 2018 and will slot in one of the market’s hottest segments. It has a starting price under $45,000, destination included, and is loaded with connectivity and safety features, such as head-up display and a semiautonomous off-road driving system that […] More

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    Jaguar Land Rover set to announce several new Canadian dealerships

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    EDITOR’S NOTE: An earlier version of this story understated Jaguar Land Rover’s Canadian sales through eight months of 2017. Sales are up 18.5 per cent. Jaguar Land Rover is committed to adding six more stores to the Canadian marketplace in the short term, bringing the total number here to 32, JLR North America CEO Joe Eberhardt said Thursday. The […] More

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    Jaguar Land Rover stays agile in a changing marketplace

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    TORONTO — Jaguar Land Rover isn’t a high-volume automaker, but its global chief Ralf Speth thinks that’s a benefit. “Big is not everything,” Speth said. “We want to have profitable, solid, sustainable growth. We don’t need volume, we need cars with character. As long as we deliver cars with substance and desire, I have no […] More

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    Jaguar’s I-Pace, built by Magna, arrives in Canada this year

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    LONDON — Jaguar touts design, a roomy interior and fast-charging as game-changing features in its I-Pace full-electric crossover, which goes on sale in Canada during the second half of 2018. The production i-Pace closely follows the design of the concept unveiled at the 2016 Los Angeles auto show, blending the height and angular lines of […] More

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    Jaguar to become all-electric brand as part of new turnaround plan

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    Future Jaguar models will be built exclusively on a full-electric architecture, Jaguar Land Rover said. The historic marque, known for its performance sports cars, will become all-electric starting in 2025 to “realize its unique potential,” Jaguar Land Rover CEO Thierry Bollore said during an online presentation on Monday. Jaguar currently sells a single full-electric car, […] More

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