Camouflaged Land Rover spotted in Coventry city centre

A camouflaged Land Rover prototype has been spotted in Coventry ahead of its unveiling. The vehicle was spotted at the Quadrant in the city centre by eagle-eyed CoventryLive reader Darren Vel Satis. Although it’s often a guessing game as to what camouflaged prototypes might be – due to their heavy ‘cladding’ – in this case […]

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Stratford couple launched pizza business after feeding community in lockdown

A Warwickshire couple who made pizza for neighbours during lockdown have turned the venture into a full-time business. Lucie and Michael Abu-Zalaf, from Meon Vale, decided to dust off their old pizza oven and offer authentic home-made pizzas and deliver them nearby to earn some extra income. The service proved to be so popular that […]

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Inside million pound home for sale in Warwick

If you have ever fancied living like a millionaire, now might be your chance. But, even if you don’t have the spare change for this million-pound property in Warwick, you can still pretend for a few minutes as you take a tour inside with our gallery. The impressive home on Birmingham Road has six bedrooms […]

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Jaguar Land Rover recycling project could slash carbon emissions

Research by Jaguar Land Rover has shown that recycling aluminium from cars, cans and bottle tops could create the vehicles of tomorrow and slash carbon emissions. The Coventry car maker has revealed how an innovative upcycling process it has developed could combine drinks cans and bottle tops with aluminium from cars that have reached the […]

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Who is eligible for £6,570 self-employed coronavirus grant

A coronavirus grant of up to £6,570 is being made available to self-employed people from today (August 17). But, while millions of self-employed people are eligible for the second round of the Self-Employment Support Scheme, it isn’t the case for all. The scheme, which has been set up to support those whose business suffered due […]

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What could Jaguar Land Rover do next?

The economic challenges posed by Covid-19 are many and run deep and one sector that’s being particularly hard hit is automotive. It has impacted hugely on car makers across the Midlands – Jaguar Land Rover, Aston Martin and Bentley Motors. Jaguar Land Rover and Aston Martin had some serious challenges as it was, so the […]

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JLR fails in trademark legal battle over iconic Defender

Jaguar Land Rover has failed in a legal challenge to get the trademark rights for the iconic Land Rover Defender. The decision means Ineos Automotive is now free to press ahead with its Grenadier off-roader without fear of legal action. The Grenadier has been dubbed the spiritual successor to the Defender. On Monday (August 3) […]

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Jaguar remembers legendary Coventry-born driver

Jaguar is remembering its legendary test driver Norman Dewis on what would have been his 100th birthday. The Coventry-born test driver and development engineer would have celebrated his 100th birthday today (Monday, August 3). Norman, who lived in Humber Road in Stoke for many years, began a 33-year career with Jaguar on January 1 1952, […]

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These are the totally new cars Jaguar Land Rover could unveil

It’s a tough time for the automotive industry right now and there’s much talk about what Jaguar Land Rover needs to do to get back on track. For Britain’s biggest car maker the coronavirus crisis has been an additional challenge to those it was dealing with already. Like any car maker Jaguar  Land Rover’s success […]

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