2016 June

Bits of info on the L560, Range Rover "Coupe"

Nothing too concrete but I wanted to get things posted here for reference. 

With the first real spy shots of the forthcoming "coupe", it was time again to do some Linkedin searches.  As we’ve seen before there are plenty of people posting about their connection to the 18MY L560 project. 

Again just random bits from Linkedin:

** What does the VP stand for in the models listed below? X761 is the F-Pace.

Body-in-White (BIW) Tooling design for:
– Jaguar-Land Rover X761VP, L560, L560VP
– Support for JLR L560 @Steelweld Barford, United Kingdom (March 2015 – May 2015)


Another past employee adds:

** "Range Rover Evoque XL" (Grand Evoque is also mentioned in other places)

Contributing to the successful development of three iconic programmes: X761 Jaguar F-Pace, L462 Land rover Discovery 5, L560 Range Rover Evoque XL from concept phase through to launch. My main responsibilities have been to:


Finally there’s Gerry McGovern’s comments back in 2014 "It will be a distinct model, differentiated, not a derivative,”