Press Report : JLR confirms strong initial interest in new XJ

John Cranage, Birmingham Post, 14th July, 2009 Jaguar is booking advance orders for its new flagship XJ from potential buyers who have not even seen the car and, with full-scale production of the XJ due to start in the autumn, the company is restricting the annual shutdown of the Castle Bromwich plant in Birmingham to […]

India Watch : Cash crunch won’t affect JLR’s R&D

Swaraj Baggonkar in Mumbai, Business Standard, 4th July, 2009 Jaguar and Land Rover (JLR), the two British marques reeling under financial stress, will be able to keep their research and development (R&D) programme largely on schedule for the time being, thanks to timely support from its parent company Tata Motors. Both Jaguar and Land Rover […]

Press Report : JLR workers asked to accept delayed wages

Jon Griffin, Birmingham Post, 1st July, 2009 Staff at Jaguar Land Rover have been asked to agree to delayed salary payments until the end of the month “to ease cash-flow problems”, it has been claimed. A report in Works Management magazine said that bosses had written to employees asking them to accept a delayed payment date for […]