Jaguar Land Rover announces further investment in its UK operations.
Increased investment at new Engine Manufacturing Centre UK to more than £500m
Creating almost 1,400 new highly skilled engineering and manufacturing jobs at the plant
Jaguar Land Rover will invest £2.75bn in product development which will support the launch of eight new or refreshed models during 2013
Jaguar Land Rover has ambitious plans for sustainable growth and profitability.
In 2012, Jaguar Land Rover sold 357,773 vehicles, up 30%.
Jaguar Land Rover employs 25,000 people globally and has employed almost 9,000 people in the last two years.
Jaguar Land Rover announced its intention to invest in a new £355m Engine Manufacturing Centre in 2011.
12 months to 31 March 2012, Jaguar Land Rover generated profit before tax of £1.5bn with revenues of £13.5bn.