0

Spy Shots: Jaguar XFL testing in China

January 25, 2016 by Tycho de Feijter

Spy Shots: Jaguar XFL testing in China

Spy Shots showing the new Jaguar XFL testing on Chinese roads. The XFL is the long-wheelbase version of the Jaguar XF sedan for the Chinese car market, where it will compete with the Audi A6L, the BMW 5Li, and the Mercedes E-Class L.

Read more »

0

Spotted in China: Jaguar S-Type and Lincoln LS

January 11, 2016 by Joey Wang

Spotted in China: Jaguar S-Type and Lincoln LS

A very sweet Jaguar S-Type, Spotted in China in a residential area in Beijing. The S was in a fairly good shape, with smooth green paint, shiny chrome, all parts were on the car, and I didn’t see any rust or rot. The S-Type was manufactured from 1999 until 2008 with facelifts in 2003 and 2005. This is an early pre-all-facelifts example.

Read more »

1

Spotted in China: first Jaguar F-Type in the Wild

January 29, 2014 by Tycho de Feijter

Spotted in China: first Jaguar F-Type in the Wild

A very sleek Jaguar F-Type 3.0 S, Spotted in China in the great city of Chongqing by Reader Colin, thank you for the pictures! Note EE in license plate, a fine tribute to the E-Type. The Jaguar F-Type was launched on the China car market in November last year and, amazingly, this is only the very first example we see in the wild, indicating sales are moving slow.

Read more »

1

Spotted in China: first generation Jaguar XKR

October 13, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter

Spotted in China: first generation Jaguar XKR

A beautiful black Jaguar XKR coupe, seen on the Beijing Tuning Street in east Beijing. The Jaguar XJR was the super speedy supercharged variant of the Jaguar XJ. The first generation XK was made from 1996 until 2006 and the XJR arrived in 1998. The first-gen XK was never officially exported and is therefore a very rare cat to see in China.

Read more »

3

Spy Shots: Land Rover Freelander testing with Chery engine in China

July 15, 2013 by Joey Wang

Spy Shots: Land Rover Freelander testing with Chery engine in China

Spy shots showing a Land Rover Freelander with a Chery engine under the bonnet testing in China. The Freelander will be made in China by the new Chery-JLR joint venture that will also make the Evoque and a yet unknown Jaguar sedan.

Read more »

2

Jaguar XJS Convertible pops up in China

May 27, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter

Jaguar XJS Convertible pops up in China

A very pretty and very blue Jaguar XJS Convertible, seen in front of the Yanmingdao Park in the great city of Nanchang in Jiangxi Province. The owner of the speedy British sled is a member of a local supercar club. On the left a Hummer H2 in white.

Read more »

6

Patent Applied: super stretched Jaguar XJ for the Chinese car market

May 9, 2013 by W.E. Ning

jaguar-xj-stretched-china-0

China’s patent bureau has leaked again, showing drawings of a patent application for a stretched Jaguar XJ with a raised roof. It seems to be extended by at least a meter. The vehicle is completely redesigned from the B-pillar on, with the roof gradually raising and most of the extension happening behind the C-pillar.

Read more »

3

Jaguar XF is shiny purple in China

February 10, 2013 by Tycho de Feijter

jaguar-xf-purple-china-1

Here we have a shiny purple Jaguar XF sedan, seen in the great city of Wuhan in Hubei Province.  What a Wrap! Beautifully applied over the bumpers and mirrors, just like we like to see it best! Note wrap work around the head lights, that ain’t not an easy job. Grille standard chrome, cool enough, but would have been better in… Read more »

0

China becomes the biggest market for Jaguar Land Rover

January 16, 2013 by Joey Wang

China becomes the biggest market for Jaguar Land Rover

British-based luxury carmaker Jaguar Land Rover has announced that China has overtaken Britain to become its largest market, with 71,940 cars sold in the country last year.

According to figures released by Jaguar Land Rover on Sunday night, the company sold 357,773 vehicles in 2012, up by 30 percent year-on-year thanks to strong market performances in Britain, China and the United States.

Read more »

0

Jaguar Land Rover looking for Growth in China

January 15, 2013 by Joey Wang

Jaguar Land Rover looking for Growth in China

A senior executive of British luxury automaker Jaguar Land Rover said on Monday that the automaker was looking forward to further expanding in the Chinese market, as it had become the company’s biggest market.

The global auto industry had not entirely walked out of the 2008 financial crisis despite constant improvements, but Chinese market had seen robust growth, eclipsing other countries, Phil Popham, Jaguar Land Rover’s director for group sales operations, told Xinhua in an interview during the ongoing 2013 North American International Auto Show.

Read more »