Record November for Jaguar Land Rover

Record November for Jaguar Land Rover

Jaguar Land Rover has reported its best ever November with retail sales totalling 46,547 vehicles, up 27% on last year.

The company also sold 437,512 vehicles in the first eleven months of 2015, 4% up on the same period in 2014.

Retail sales for November rose 70% in the UK, 68% in Europe, 52% in North America and 8% up year-on-year in other overseas markets.

Retail volumes in China however were down 22% for the month, reflecting the major slowdown in the Chinese economy.

Andy Goss, Jaguar Land Rover group sales operations director, said:  “We started the fourth quarter of 2015 with a record October and have followed this up with another historic month of sales, thanks in large part to the performance of the UK and European markets.

"Jaguar has delivered a strong performance with solid growth in the UK and Europe thanks to the new XE.

“Land Rover has again seen record sales this month with continued strong global demand for the new and refreshed model line-up."

Best-sellers for November included the Range Rover Sport, 13% up year-on-year, the Land Rover Discovery, 7% up, and the Range Rover, which was 15% up on the previous year.  The new Discovery Sport continues to grow in popularity, with retails of 9,358 in the month. 

Jaguar delivered 7,992 vehicles in the month, up 33% on November 2014. Calendar year-to-date sales were 75,604, up 1% year-on-year.