JAGUAR AND LAND ROVER BRING CLASSIC HERITAGE AND NEWEST MODELS TO PEBBLE BEACH WEEKEND
MAHWAH, N.J., (August 9, 2012) - At this year’s Pebble Beach Automotive Weekend, Jaguar and Land Rover are excited to feature and display an array of significant vehicles representing the future of the brands alongside some of its most famous heritage vehicles.
A highlight of the weekend will be the North American debut of the Jaguar 2013 XJL Ultimate, an ultra-luxury sedan. The XJL Ultimate captures the essential Jaguar design elements of elegance, muscularity, sleekness and strength. The interior changes applied to the Ultimate focus on the rear accommodation, extending the car’s appeal to provide a fully-appointed luxury business class experience for the most discerning customers. In addition, there will also be opportunities to test drive current Jaguar 2012 model year line-up vehicles throughout the weekend.
Jaguar will host an exclusive VIP party with Playboy magazine on Friday, August 17 to celebrate the brand and the new Jaguar XJL Ultimate with Concours attendees and special guests.
Land Rover will be continuing the year-long celebration of the brand’s 25th anniversary in North America throughout the weekend, with a display and test drives of the current model year line-up. Test drives include off-roading at two locations: The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering and at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.
"Jaguar Land Rover has kept its momentum this year with many exciting announcements, including our Jaguar XJL Ultimate and the 25th anniversary of Land Rover in North America,” said Andy Goss, President, Jaguar Land Rover North America, LLC. "This weekend is one of the most renowned gatherings of automotive aficionados from around the world and Jaguar Land Rover will continue its major presence here with new and classic vehicle engagements."
A summary of highlights for Pebble Beach Automotive Weekend include:
Peter Hay Hill, The Lodge at Pebble Beach
Thursday, August 16 – Sunday, August 19
A spectacular display of Jaguar vehicles will be exhibited at Peter Hay Hill, including a C, D & E-Type.
Ride-and-drive opportunities are available each day to give attendees a unique drive experience in the latest Jaguar models; the Jaguar XKR-S Coupe and Convertible, XJ and XFR. Jaguar will also have an interactive display piece celebrating the upcoming launch of the Jaguar F-TYPE. To learn more, visit https://www.rsvpjaguar.com/pebblebeach/index.aspx.
Land Rover will also be inviting guests to test drive their latest lineup in celebration of the brand’s 25th Anniversary in North America. Vehicles available for test drives include: Range Rover Supercharged, Range Rover Sport Supercharged, Range Rover Evoque and LR4. For more information, visit http://www.rsvplandrover.com/pebblebeach/index.aspx.
The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering
Friday, August 17
Jaguar and Land Rover will have its full, current model line-up available for ride and drives throughout the day and weekend.
Jaguar Playboy Party
Friday, August 17
Jaguar and Playboy magazine will host an exclusive invitation only reception to celebrate the rebirth of the Jaguar brand and the partnership between the two at an unforgettable cocktail party featuring the luxurious new Jaguar XJL Ultimate.
For updated news from Jaguar and Land Rover during the Pebble Beach automotive weekend, log onto www.interactivejaguar.com / www.interactivelandrover.com where there will be blogs, photos and videos posted throughout the weekend.