Issigonis 9X

Concepts : BMC 9X

Concepts : BMC 9X

Sheer Genius SOMETIMES, a crisis can truly focus the thoughts of an individual – and in the case of Issigonis, a proven and gifted designer, the Suez crisis had proven this to be the case. From the Leonard Lord edict to design a car to meet the fuel crisis head-on, a true stroke of genius […]

Archive : BMC/Leyland merger

Archive : BMC/Leyland merger

On this day: Alec Issigonis replies to Sir Donald Stokes letter of April 10th 1968. Dear Sir Donald, I enclose a short resume of work that I am currently engaged on in my new undertaking. Management approval or rejection of these projects is still to be determined, but at the earliest opportunity I shall discuss […]