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Thursday, 11 August 2016

USA SALES JULY - Jaguar Land Rover grows in triple digits for July as the F-Pace becomes Jags biggest seller.

  • Jaguar Land Rover U.S. July sales increase 51 percent for the best ever July sales month
  • With the brand’s expanded line up in showrooms, Jaguar jumps 174 percent for the best sales month since March 2005
  • F-PACE becomes Jaguar’s volume leader with 1,609 units sold
  • Land Rover Sales up 21 percent from record 2015 July sales; making it the best ever Land Rover July sales month
  • Range Rover Sport is Land Rover’s volume leader with 1,772 units sold and has it’s best July since 2005
Jaguar Land Rover today reported July 2016 U.S. sales: Jaguar sales were 3,398 units, a 174 percent increase from 1,242 units in July 2015; Land Rover sales reached 6,075 units, up 21 percent from record sales of 5,011 units in July 2015; Jaguar Land Rover July U.S. sales for both brands hit 9,473 units, a 51 percent increase from 6,253 units in July 2015 and the best July sales month ever.

Year-to-date, Jaguar Land Rover U.S. sales reached 57,112, up 23 percent from 46,401 units in 2015.  For the calendar year, Jaguar sales reached 14,389, up 59 percent form 9,078 units in 2015; making it the leading brand in the industry based on year-on-year performance. Land Rover is fourth in year-to-date sales growth in the U.S. automotive industry, reaching 42,723 units, up 14% from 37,323 units in 2015.
“We are very pleased to have both Jaguar and Land Rover being among the fastest growing brands in the U.S. automotive industry,” said Joe Eberhardt, President and CEO, Jaguar Land Rover, North America, LLC. “We now have the expanded Jaguar lineup in showrooms, and the XE and F-PACE are continuing to bring new customers to the brand. The Land Rover brand established a new record for July sales in the U.S. supported by the continued growth of its newest model, Discovery Sport.”
U.S. BRAND HIGHLIGHTS
Land Rover
For the month of July, Land Rover sales hit 6,075 units sold, up 21 percent; making this the best ever July sales month for the brand. In the U.S., year to date through July, Land Rover is continuing to grow with sales up 14 percent to 42,723 versus 37,323 in 2015.
For the month of July, the Range Rover and Range Rover Sport were the volume leaders hitting 1,164 and 1,772 units sold, respectively.
Sales of the Discovery Sport hit 1,163 units, up 142 percent from 481 in 2015.
Diesel powered versions of Range Rover and Range Rover Sport hit 504 units, accounting for approximately 20 percent of total Range Rover and Range Rover Sport sales for July.
The 2016 Land Rover model line-up features five models: The Discovery
Sport and Range Rover Evoque, both powered by 240-hp turbocharged 2.0-liter engines; the LR4, powered by a 340-hp supercharged V6 engine; and the Range Rover and Range Rover Sport available with five powertrain options – a 340-hp supercharged V6 petrol, a 380-hp supercharged V6 petrol, a 510-hp supercharged V8 petrol, a 550-hp supercharged V8 petrol and a new 254-hp turbocharged 3.0-liter V6 diesel.
Jaguar
For the month of July, Jaguar sales were 3,398 units, a 174 percent increase from 1,242 units in July 2015; making it the best Jaguar sales month since March 2005.
July marked the second full sales month of Jaguar’s two new entry luxury vehicles: the 2017 XE compact luxury sedan, starting at $34,900*, and the 2017 F-PACE compact luxury SUV, starting at $40,990*. The Jaguar XE hit 641 units sold and the F-PACE hit 1,609 units sold; making it the brand’s volume leader.
Sales of the all-new, redesigned Jaguar XF hit 533 units, up 13 percent from 470 in 2015.
Receiving its mid-cycle refresh for 2016, the full-size Jaguar XJ sedan, available with three powertrain options – a 340-HP supercharged V6, a 470-hp supercharged V8 and a 550-hp supercharged V8 – is offered in both standard and long wheelbase lengths in both rear- and all-wheel drive configurations. Completely redesigned for the 2016 model year, the mid-size Jaguar XF sedan is offered with two supercharged V6 powertrains producing 340- and 380-hp and is available with rear- or all-wheel drive. The 2016 Jaguar F-TYPE is newly available with options of all-wheel drive and a manual transmission. Available powertrains include two supercharged V6 engines producing 340- and 380-hp and a 550-hp supercharged V8 all available in both in coupe and convertible body styles across four trim levels. 
Starting with 2016 model year vehicles, the Jaguar brand will have an improved competitive value position via steps such as increased standard equipment or new lower MSRP choices by model. Also starting in model year 2016, all Jaguar models will come standard with Jaguar EliteCare, an ownership package with class-leading five-years or 60,000-mile warranty, complimentary scheduled maintenance coverage, roadside assistance and Jaguar InControl® Protect & RemoteTM2.

*All prices shown are Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price. Excludes $995 destination/handling charge, tax, title, license, and retailer fees, all due at signing, and optional equipment. Retailer price, terms and vehicle availability July vary. See your local authorized Jaguar Retailer for details.