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All-New Range Rover Crowned as Car of the Year in Car Dealer Magazine’s Power Awards

June 17, 2013

LONDON, June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –

        - Range Rover tops survey of 2500 dealerships from all automotive brands
          across the UK
        - Dealers say: "The Range Rover cannot fail to impress"

The All-New Range Rover [http://allnewrangerover.landrover.com/gb/en ] continues to
fill the Land Rover trophy cabinet having been bestowed with the Car Dealer Power Car of
the Year Award.

Uniquely, the awards are voted for by dealerships of all brands across the country
with 2500 dealers contributing to the survey. The awards see dealers telling Car Dealer
Magazine the best car manufacturers to represent and the best suppliers to do business
with. It gives a ‘warts ‘n all’ picture of what car dealers right across the UK are
thinking.

According to Car Dealer Magazine, the Range Rover was the winner by a clear mile, with
dealers saying: ‘it cannot fail to impress’ and ‘it’s a gargantuan step on from the old
model – and even that car was best in class’.

James Batchelor, editor of Car Dealer, said: ‘I am delighted to reveal the Range Rover
has been voted Car of the Year by dealers right across the UK. ‘The Car Dealer Power
Awards are unique in the industry and give dealers a chance to tell it like it really is.
More than 2,500 dealers voted in Car Dealer Power 2013 – it’s the most conclusive picture
of what dealers in this country think.

‘Land Rover should be especially pleased with the Range Rover being named as Car of
the Year 2013, as the award has not only been voted for by Land Rover dealers, but also by
their peers – dealers from all corners of the UK regardless of what franchise they
represent.’

Jaguar Land Rover UK Managing Director, Jeremy Hicks commented: “This award is
particularly valuable as it paints a positive picture of how dealers view our current
products and the way in which Land Rover interacts with the dealer network. In addition to
gain the admiration of other brands and franchises is a really strong indicator of our
progress.”

SOURCE Jaguar Land Rover


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