In the UK petrol coupons are issued.
British Leyland lay offs: More than 2,500 British Leyland workers at assembly plants in Oxford and Abingdon have been laid off because of shortage of parts.
The strike by 200 work inspectors which has disrupted production production of Jaguar cars for the past three days was called off yesterday.
Production was halted yesterday at the Jaguar factory in Coventry, where 2,000 assembly line workers were laid off because of a strike by 200 track inspectors who walked out on […]
A voluntary 50 mph speed limit is introduced in the UK.
British Leyland is taking over a Chrysler truck factory in South Africa as part of a long-term plan to increase car and light commercial vehicle production in that country. The […]
DAILY EXPRESS DREAMS OF PARADISE By David Benson He is Britain’s highest paid car salesman. He won’t confirm it but he is reputed to earn more than £30,000 a year. […]
Arab oil producers announce a 25% output cut. A further 5% cut is threatened.