John Edwards, Director, Land Rover on Driving the Nation

John Edwards, Director of Land Rover, talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com, about Land Rover's new Range Rover. Land Rover sold about 300,000 vehicles globally last year, but countries are putting the pressure on all manufacturers to produce vehicles in the country they are being sold. They are doing this by increasing import tariffs. [...]

Phil Popham on 2012 Jaguar, Land Rover business on Driving the Nation

Phil Popham is Global Operations Director for the global Jaguar Land Rover business. Popham talked to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com, about Land Rover and Jaguar markets. How important is the U.S. market to Land Rover/Jaguar? How many regions is Land Rover/Jaguar in? How will Land Rover/Jaguar meet Corporate Average Fuel Emissions requirements?

John Krafcik: Hyundai Elantra is 2012 North AmericanCar of the Year on Driving the Nation

Hyundai Elantra, Land Rover Range Rover Evoque Win 2012 North American Car and Truck of the Year DETROIT, - The Hyundai Elantra is the 2012 North American Car of the Year and the Land Rover Range Rover Evoque is the 2012 North American Truck of the Year. The winners were revealed Monday morning at a [...]

Finbar McFall, Landrover, at the 2011 New York auto show on Driving the Nation

Finbar McFall is Land Rover's Vice President of Marketing in North America. McFall is joined by Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, www.drivingthenation.com, and Warren Brown, Washington Post. Why bring the evoque out in Europe as a diesel and not bring a diesel out in the United States? How is Landrover going to achevie CAFE requirements with their [...]

2010 Geneva International Motor Show (GIMS)

Geneva International Motor Show (GimsSwiss) (GIMS) 80th International Motor Show, 2010 Geneva, Switzerland- Stroll with me on the floor of the 2010 Geneva Autoshow. In the next four videos you will see: Alfa Romeo 2uettottanta concept by Pininfarina Alfa Romeo Pandion concept by Bertone Alfa Romeo Giulietta Aston Martin Cygnet pre-production concept 2011 Audi A1 [...]

Geneva auto show production concept cars

Geneva International Motor Show Geneva, Switzerland Stroll with me on the floor of the Geneva auto show. In the next four videos you will see: Alfa Romeo 2uettottanta Concept by Pininfarina Alfa Romeo Pandion concept by Bertone Alfa Romeo Giulietta Aston Martin Cygnet pre-production concept 2011 Audi A1 Audi A1 E-Tron concept 2011 Audi RS5 [...]

Gerry McGovern, designer, Land Rover/Range Rover

When I first met Gerry McGovern he worked for Ford Motor Company in the Lincoln division. Now he is head of design for Land Rover. Before designing for Lincoln McGovern worked for Land Rover, back in 1996. He designed the Freelander from scratch.  It was launched in 1996 at the Frankfurt auto show, and the [...]

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Dinner with Phil Popham, the managing director for Land Rover

Driving and Dining In the twenty-one years that Popham has been with Land Rover, he has seen the business go from being part of the BMW premium group to being fully owned by Ford Motor Company. When Ford Motor Company owned Land Rover they were part of the Premium Automotive Group (PAG) they included Lincoln, [...]

Land Rover LRX SUV coupe concept

You know green is gold when Landrover starts touting that it is green too! The question isn't how much less weight a concept car can have, or if they can eat the seats for Landrover. The question is how green will they be once the pink slip is transferred to Tata, in India. The 2008 [...]

Seven robots start DARPA’s Urban challenge

Eleven teams qualified for the final day of the urban challenge. Watch as the first seven teams take off out of the starting block. The information was supplied from each team, via the Darpa's website. Odin #32 Blacksburg, VA VictorTango Team VictorTango is the outgrowth of longstanding research and educational program in autonomous vehicle systems [...]

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