Strong financial third quarter for Jaguar Land Rover

The all new Range Rover Credit: PA Pictures

Jaguar Land Rover has reported pre-tax profits of £404m for the three months to the end of December 2012.

The results reflect a 14% increase in retail sales volumes globally. There were 88,658 vehicles sold in total.

Ken Gregor, Jaguar Land Rover Chief Financial Officer said:

"Jaguar Land Rover has produced another solid set of results supported by the

continued success of the Range Rover Evoque, launch of the all-new Range Rover and

further growth in China and other markets."