Land Rover will showcase the world's first implementation of a new nine-speed automatic transmission for passenger cars during the 2013 Geneva Motor Show, which opens March 7 in Switzerland's second largest city.
Capping two years of unprecedented growth in the Asian nation, Jaguar Land Rover has just opened its 100th showroom in the heart of Beijing, featuring state-of-the-art repair and service facilities and employing 110.
The Land Rover Evoque is a big hit in the United States and while this is a good problem to have, Land Rover is currently struggling to keep up with the global demand of their award winning SUV but they plan to change that in September when the US allotment jumps by 25%.
Over the next three years, Jaguar Land Rover hopes to reduce the number of dealerships in the United States by roughly 20% by consolidating the two brands into a single dealership with an ideal figure of about 200 dealerships remaining when the process is complete.
This is Part 2 of the 50-day 8,000 mile Journey of Discovery from Birmingham to Beijing by Land Rover to celebrate their one millionth Land Rover Discovery. They team went through varied terrain through 13 different countries to complete this epic roadtrip.