Jaguar Land Rover has announced that it will be shutting down production at its UK plants for a week at the start of November — with Brexit partly to blame.
What is it? Despite the increase in the adoption of electric technology and a general attempt to reduce emissions in larger cars, there’s still a place for a big, performance-orientated SUV. Certainly, with offerings from the likes of Mercedes, BMW and even Alfa Romeo, the segment appears to be more buoyant than ever. And Jaguar is jumping aboard too.
What is it? The XE SV Project 8 is a limited-run, flat-out hardcore version of one of Jaguar’s most well-known saloon cars. It’s packing a 5.0-litre supercharged V8 and a set of dynamics which adhere it far better to a track than the motorway jaunts usually associated with the run-of-the-mill five-door on which it is based.
Peter Eadsforth, 44, had been at a friend’s house drinking and watching rugby before later getting behind the wheel of his Jaguar on February 23 on Lawrence Road in Insch.
Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) will cut production and not renew the contracts of around 1,000 temporary workers at its Solihull plant, a source has told the Press Association.
A car crashed into a barrier on a North-east road, sparking a police appeal for information.
CIGARETTES worth an estimated £50,000 have been seized after police swooped on a motorist on the A90.