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  • Land Rover debuts invisible car technology that makes the bonnet appear transparent 10-04-2014 01:41 PM

    Land Rover is experimenting with an invisible car technology that makes your bonnet appear transparent and the front of the car virtually invisible from inside the cabin.The new technology provides full visibility of what is underneath and in front of the car, with total clarity of otherwise hidden obstacles."Cameras located...
  • 2014 Range Rover long wheelbase launched in India at Rs 2.08 crore 18-02-2014 04:58 PM

    Land Rover unveiled the world's finest SUV at the 2014 Auto Expo - the long wheelbase Range Rover. In this 'Ultimate SUV', Land Rover offers unrivalled levels of comfort and luxury in a market that until now was reserved for long wheelbase luxury saloons. With the 186mm longer wheelbase, Land...
  • China's moon rover Yutu comes 'back to life' 13-02-2014 02:53 PM

    China's troubled moon rover Yutu or Jade Rabbit has come back to life from a troubled dormancy although experts are still trying to figure out the cause of its abnormality, officials in China said on Thursday. "Yutu has come back to life," said Pei Zhaoyu, the spokesman for China's Lunar...
  • Auto Expo 2014 Jaguar Land Rover lineup: F-TYPE Coupe, Range Rover LWB and Project 7 02-02-2014 11:40 AM

    While we're still reeling from the sheer aural and visual impact of the Jaguar F-TYPE drop top, Jaguar plans to send us back into a frenzy of poppin-n-cracking with the new F-TYPE coupe. The top of the line F-TYPE R will feature a new 550PS V8 which is 55PS more...
  • China's Moon rover 'Yutu' develops snag 25-01-2014 04:13 PM

    China's first moon rover 'Yutu' has experienced a "mechanical control abnormity" and scientists are organising an overhaul, authorities said on Saturday. The abnormity occurred due to "the complicated lunar surface environment," the State Administration of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defence (SASTIND) said, without giving further details. The abnormity...
  • Mystery white rock inexplicably appears near NASA Mars rover 22-01-2014 09:27 PM

    Scientists are stumped as to how a rock mysteriously appeared in images taken two weeks apart by NASA's Mars rover Opportunity. The rover, which landed in an area known as Meridiani Planum a decade ago, is exploring the rim of a crater for signs of past water. Another rover, Curiosity,...
  • Five-star Manchester City crush Blackburn in FA Cup 16-01-2014 08:25 AM

    Manchester: Alvaro Negredo and Edin Dzeko scored twice each as Premier League high-fliers Manchester City comprehensively quashed second tier Blackburn Rovers' hopes of causing an FA Cup shock with an emphatic 5-0 third-round replay win on Wednesday. After being held to a surprising draw 11 days ago, City proved far...
  • Manchester City held by Blackburn in 3rd round of FA Cup 04-01-2014 08:49 PM

    London: Goalkeeper Costel Pantilimon gifted Blackburn an equalizer as 10-man Manchester City were held to a 1-1 draw in the third round of the FA Cup on Saturday. City broke the second-tier side's resistance just before halftime when Alvaro Negredo put last season's runners-up in front. But Blackburn earned a...
  • Blackburn striker Campbell arrested in match-fixing probe 09-12-2013 04:38 PM

    London: Former English Premier League striker DJ Campbell has been arrested as part of a match-fixing investigation, his club Blackburn Rovers said on Monday. "Following reports in today's national media, Blackburn Rovers can confirm that striker DJ Campbell has been arrested," the Championship (second division) club said in a statement....
  • 2014 Range Rover Sport launched in India at Rs 1.09 crore 20-10-2013 10:19 AM

    The new 2014 Range Rover Sport has been launched in India. It carries a price tag of Rs 1.09 crore, ex-Mumbai for the 3.0L Diesel SDV6 S and Rs 1.65 crore for the 5.0L V8 SC Petrol Autobiography variant . The Sport is placed between the Range Rover and the...
  • Range Rover Sport review: It's positioned between Range Rover and Evoque 01-10-2013 12:29 PM

    If you thought the Range Rover Sport is a sportier version of the Range Rover, you won't be very wrong, but there is more to this SUV than just a sporty demeanour. It's an SUV positioned between the Range Rover and the Evoque, borrowing some of the best from both....
  • NASA's Mars rover Curiosity spies solar eclipse 30-08-2013 01:13 AM

    NASA's Mars rover Curiosity turned its cameras skyward to snap pictures of the planet's moon, Phobos, passing in front of the sun, images released on Thursday show. Curiosity landed on Mars in August 2012 for a two-year mission to determine if the planet most like Earth in the solar system...
  • Bangalore: Speeding Land Rover rams into vegetable vendors, 3 dead 16-07-2013 12:54 PM

    Bangalore: Three people have been killed and seven have been injured due to reckless driving in Bangalore. This after a person driving a Land Rover rammed into a bunch of vegetable vendors. The driver of the Land Rover is on the run. The injured have been admitted to different hospitals...
  • Jaguar F-Type launched in India at Rs 1.37 crore 08-07-2013 06:23 PM

    Jaguar Land Rover India has launched the all-new F-Type at a price of Rs 1.37 crore, ex-Mumbai. The F-Type is available in two variants, the V6S with the aforementioned price tag and the V8S at Rs 1.61 crore. The 3.0-litre V6 engine makes 380PS/460Nm while the 5.0-litre V8 puts out...
  • Overdrive: Review of Range Rover Sports 06-07-2013 10:08 PM

    On this episode of Overdrive, we review the all new Range Rover Sports to see what the fuss is all about! ...
  • Tata Motors Q4 net down 37 pc; JLR boosts numbers 29-05-2013 11:50 PM

    Mumbai: The British subsidiary Jaguar Land Rover came to the rescue of parent Tata Motors yet again, helping it to report a profit of Rs 3,945.5 crore in January- March quarter, which was also aided by favourable exchange rates, record sales in China and some one-time tax gains. The auto...
  • Tata's Mistry man: Tightening belts as frugal era begins 27-05-2013 01:10 PM

    Mumbai: As Ratan Tata strode the halls of the Geneva Motor Show in March, joking with journalists and chatting with auto industry leaders, his successor at the helm of India's biggest business group stood silently on the sidelines. Shunning the spotlight since taking charge of the $100 billion Tata group...
  • Bowyer confirmed as Blackburn boss 25-05-2013 09:28 AM

    Caretaker manager Gary Bowyer has been rewarded for keeping Blackburn Rovers in the English Championship (second tier) by being giving the job permanently on a one-year rolling contract. "It is a huge honour and a proud moment for me," the 41-year-old said in a statement on Friday. "I have been...
  • NASA's Mars rover examines rock altered by water 20-05-2013 09:41 AM

    Washington: NASA's Mars rover, Opportunity, has finished examining a fractured rock on the red planet intensely altered by water, providing evidence about a wet ancient environment possibly favourable for life. Opportunity is now driving to a new study area after a dramatic finish to 20 months on "Cape York." The...
  • Overdrive: The controversial SUV tax 04-05-2013 11:55 PM

    Mahindra & Mahindra tries to redefine its product portfolio to beat the SUV classification. ...
  • Blackburn ordered to pay former manager Berg $3.5M 29-04-2013 08:54 PM

    Manchester: A British court has ordered Blackburn to pay 2.25 million pounds ($3.5 million) in compensation to former manager Henning Berg. The former Blackburn defender's spell in charge of the second-tier club was brought to an end 57 days into a three-year deal in December, following a run of one...
  • East Bengal eye last-16 berth of AFC Cup 08-04-2013 05:42 PM

    Kolkata: Leaders East Bengal will look to take themselves closer to a pre-quarterfinal berth in the AFC Cup when they face struggling Tampines Rovers of Singapore at Yubabharati Krirangan here on Tuesday. The stadium will hold a football match seven days after it hosted the Indian Premier League Sixth Season...