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Some Jaguars, Land Rover SUVs Probed by U.S. After Rollaways

  • Vehicles allegedly rolled after being shifted into park
  • As many as 39,000 late-model vehicles may be affected
The interior of a Jaguar Land Rover Automotive Plc 2017 Range Rover Evoque convertible sports utility vehicle (SUV) is seen during the Los Angeles Auto Show in Los Angeles, California, U.S., on Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015. The soft-top Evoque looks nearly exactly like the original, except for a few minor aesthetic changes on the front and some additional cool technology features inside. It is meant to combine the durability and practicality of an SUV with the elan of a convertible.
Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

Some Land Rover SUVs and Jaguar XF sedans are being evaluated following reports of consumer injuries after the vehicles rolled away while parked, according to the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

NHTSA’s Office of Defect Investigation (ODI) has received seven reports of rollaways for model year 2012-2014 Land Rover Evoque sport-utility vehicles and 2013 Jaguar XF cars. An estimated 39,000 vehicles may be affected, according to the report on NHTSA’s website.