2 July, 2019
Jaguar Land Rover today reported June 2019 U.S. sales: Land Rover sales were 6,593 units, a decrease of six percent from 6,982 in June 2018; Jaguar sales were 1,892 units, a 20 percent decrease from 2,353 units in June 2018 due largely to the market wide shift away from sedans and sports cars, and being on the downward side of vehicle life-cycles. Jaguar Land Rover total June U.S. sales reached 8,485 units, a 9 percent decrease from in June 2018.
For the calendar year, Jaguar Land Rover achieved 62,405 units, an increase of five percent vs. 59,566 in 2018. For the first half of the calendar year, Jaguar Land Rover is up five percent with 62,405 units sold vs. 59,566 in 2018; Jaguar is up 10 percent with 16, 282 units sold vs. 14,787 in 2018, and Land Rover is up three percent with 46,123 units sold vs. 44,779 units in 2018.
“We are proud that Jaguar Land Rover is up for the first half of the year,” said Joe Eberhardt, President and CEO, Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC. “After setting record sales in previous years, we are beginning to see the industry soften, but are confident that with our robust product offering, featuring award-winning SUVs across the two brands, we are in a position to maintain our sales momentum.”
U.S. MODEL HIGHLIGHTS
For the month of June, the Land Rover brand sold 6,593 units, a decrease of six percent compared to 6,982 in June 2018. Land Rover is up three percent for the year driven by the Range Rover lineup.
For the first half of the calendar year, the new Range Rover Evoque is up 16 percent with 4,928 units sold. The Range Rover Sport continues to be the brand’s sales leader with 12,132 units sold.
Year over year, the Land Rover Range Rover Velar and Range Rover sold 8,722 and 9,222 units respectively.
In the U.S., the 2019/2020 Land Rover model line-up features six models; two within the Discovery family, and four within the Range Rover Family.
The Land Rover Discovery and Discovery Sport – bring new levels of sophistication, desirability, capability and versatility to the Discovery family. With variable five- and seven-passenger seating options in both the compact Discovery Sport and full-size Discovery, this family of vehicles features the latest connectivity technologies, a variety of innovative storage solutions and the same on-/off-road capability Land Rover is best known for.
The 2020 Range Rover Evoque is a sophisticated evolution of the original model that pioneered the luxury compact SUV market. The second generation Range Rover Evoque offers a new 48-volt 296hp mild-hybrid (MHEV) powertrain alongside a 246hp Ingenium four-cylinder gasoline engine. For 20MY, the Range Rover Evoque also offers groundbreaking off-road technologies like the optional segment first ‘ClearSight Ground View’ technology, part of the optional 360 Surround Camera system, and optional ‘ClearSight Rear View Mirror’3,4.
Bringing a new dimension of modernity and elegance to the Range Rover family, the 2019 Range Rover Velar is designed to fill the white space between the Range Rover Evoque and Range Rover Sport; offering levels of luxury, refinement and all-terrain capability never before seen in the mid-size SUV segment.
For 20MY the Range Rover and Range Rover Sport feature all-new mild-hybrid (MHEV) inline six-cylinder Ingenium gas engine, offered in 355hp and 395hp outputs and new plug-in hybrid (PHEV) P400e powertrain options.
For the month of June, Jaguar sales were 1,892 units. After being named the 2019 World Car of the Year award, and in an unprecedented achievement, winning the World Car Design of the Year and World Green Car titles the Jaguar I-PACE sold 236 vehicles.
For June, the Jaguar F-PACE continued to lead the brand’s sales performance with 828 units sold.
For the first half of the year, the Jaguar E-PACE was up 79 percent with 2,549 vehicles sold. With the addition of the Jaguar E-PACE and the battery electric I-PACE, the New Generation of Jaguar lineup expands to seven models for the first time in the brand’s storied history, while new model derivatives like the Jaguar F-PACE SVR and the XF Sportbrake Prestige diversify the portfolio offering customers greater choice.
For 2019 the Jaguar ‘PACE’ family of SUVs and crossovers has expanded since the debut of the F-PACE, the brand’s best-selling model. Last year, Jaguar introduced the E-PACE compact crossover, as well as the brand’s first-ever all-electric production car – the I-PACE, mid-size performance SUV.
In addition to the ‘PACE’ family of SUVs and crossovers, the Jaguar brand includes the F-TYPE sports car, the XE compact sport sedan, XF premium mid-size sedan, XF Sportbrake mid-size wagon and the brand’s luxury flagship – the full-size Jaguar XJ. Each model delivers segment leading driving dynamics, timeless design and the latest connected technologies.
For added peace of mind, every new Jaguar vehicle comes with Jaguar EliteCare, a Best-in-Class ownership package1. This warranty is further expanded for Jaguar I-PACE customers covering the electric battery for 8-years / 100,000 miles and a 70 percent state of health2. Jaguar EliteCare coverage includes a New Vehicle Limited Warranty, Complimentary Scheduled Maintenance and 24/7 Roadside Assistance, each for 5-years or 60,000 miles, as well as Jaguar InControl® Remote & Protect™ connected services for 5-years and unlimited mileage.
Jaguar Land Rover announced in 2017 that from 2020 all new, or significantly updated, models will incorporate some form of electrification either optional or as standard. The company will introduce a portfolio of electrified products across its model range in the coming years; embracing fully electric (BEV), plug-in hybrid (PHEV) and mild hybrid (MHEV) vehicles as well as continuing to offer ultra-clean gasoline and diesel engines
About Jaguar Land Rover
Jaguar Land Rover is the UK’s largest automotive manufacturer, built around two iconic British car brands: Land Rover, the world’s leading manufacturer of premium all-wheel-drive vehicles; and Jaguar, one of the world’s premier luxury sports sedan and sports car marques.
At Jaguar Land Rover, we are driven by a desire to deliver class-leading vehicles, which will provide experiences our customers will love, for life. Our products are in demand around the globe. In 2018 Jaguar Land Rover sold 592,708 vehicles in 128 countries.
We support around 260,000 people through our retailer network, suppliers and local businesses. At heart we are a British company, with two major design and engineering sites, three vehicle manufacturing facilities and an engine manufacturing center in the UK. We also have plants in China, Brazil, India, Austria and Slovakia.
From 2020 all new Jaguar Land Rover vehicles will offer the option of electrification, giving our customers even more choice. We will introduce a portfolio of electrified products across our model range, embracing fully electric, plug-in hybrid and mild hybrid vehicles as well as continuing to offer the latest diesel and gasoline engines.