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2016 a massive year for Jaguar Land Rover in Australia

Sales skyrocket in Australia as records tumble at Jaguar Land Rover…

2016 a massive year for Jaguar Land Rover in Australia

No longer just niche brands with small but dedicated followings, Jaguar and Land Rover are quickly entering the automotive mainstream in Australia.

VFACTS sales data shows Jaguar sales last year increased by a mammoth 132% on 2015 with 3,008 sales, Land Rover sales increased 108% with 13,597 local deliveries.

The local sales increases come as both British brands enjoy rising popularity on the global stage.

Last year, global sales of Jaguar Land Rover vehicles increased by 20% with the keys handed over to more than 583,000 customers!

2016 Australian Car Sales Data – Land Rover:

2016 Australian Car Sales Data – Jaguar:

Jaguar Land Rover Australia boss, Matthew Wiesner, thanked Australian car buyers for giving the brands a go.

“This has been a significant year for the Jaguar and Land Rover brands in Australia.

“Land Rover sales continue to grow led by the class-leading Discovery Sport, which achieved 15% share of the medium SUV segment in its first full year.

“It is particularly pleasing to see the Jaguar brand setting impressive new sales records and performing well in all of the segments where it competes.”

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