Land Rover



Land Rover cars are one of the most luxurious cars in the world. Land Rover is a world renowned brand of cars. The car is the second oldest car brand all over the world after jeep. Land Rover is a British based manufacturer of cars, which is currently owned by Tata Motors. Initially Land Rover was only a car model, it was later that many other models were made under the name of Land Rover. All the models under this name are generally SUVís. The Land Rover has been under different brands of cars.

History of Land Rover



The history of Land Rover dates back to 1948, when it commenced as a model of car by the Rover Company. Presently this brand is owned by the Indian based company Tata motors since 2008. Since the company has started it has been owned by different brand of cars. During its time, it also came under BMW, and then was sold to Ford Motors. There have been many ups and downs in the financial position of the company since it has started.

Following is the profit and loss for the company Land Rover since 2008, when it was acquired by Tata, till 2011:

YearProfitLoss
200821.68 Billion Dollar-
2009-25.05 Billion Dollar
201025.71 Billion Dollar-
201192.74 Billion Dollar-

Land Rover Manufacturing Plants



Land Rover is a world renowned brand for cars, so the company has many assembly and production plants all over the world. Land rover has an assembly plant in Chakan, a place situated near Pune, in Maharashtra. Thus the company is planning to setup an engine production plant in India, to meet its growing demand.

Specifications of the Land Rover cars



Following are the specifications and the current prices of the Land Rover cars in India:

ModelPriceSpecification
Land Rover Freelander 2 SE36,61,857 (Indian Rupees)2179 cc displacement engine, 4 cylinder engine, power 150 PS @ 4000rpm along with alloy wheels, and overall mileage of 8.9 Km/l
Land Rover Range Rover Evoque Pure SD447,08,813 (Indian Rupees)7 person seating capacity, diesel engine, 2179 cc displacement engine,4 cylinder engine, alloy wheels, power of 190 Ps @ 3500rpm, and torque of 420Nm @ 1750rpm
Land Rover Discovery 4 3.0L TDV6 Diesel62,03,362 (Indian Rupees)2993 cc displacement engine, 7 person seating capacity, 6 cylinder engine, 5 doors, and the power of 245 PS @ 4000rpm
Land Rover Range Rover Sport 3.0 TDV6 HSE Diesel75,83,596 (Indian Rupees)2993 cc displacement engine, 6 cylinder engine, alloy wheels, 7 person seating capacity, torque of 600 Nm @ 2000rpm, and power of 245 PS @4000 rpm
Land Rover Range Rover 5.0 supercharged V8 petrol1,05,11,014 (Indian Rupees)4197 cc displacement engine, 7 person seating capacity, torque 560 Nm @ 3500rpm, petrol engine, power of 402 PS @5750rpm, 8 cylinder engine

Land Rover market reviews



The overall market reviews about the Land Rover has been extremely good. The company is increasing its production with the growing demand for Land Rover cars. Though the cars are not affordable by a commoner, but still it has a different class of owners. People who are using Land Rover cars are quite satisfied with its result. These cars are value for money.

Last Updated on 26 March2012