BLMC – In the new year honours list Sir Donald Stokes is given a peerage to become Lord Stokes of Leyland.
SHORTAGE OF PARTS HALTS ROVERS
Rover 2000 and 3500 car production was halted at Solihull, Warwickshire yesterday because of a shortage of electrical components. The company laid off 2200 assembly workers for one day.
Is the Editor of the Parkers website and price guide, formerly editor of Classic Car Weekly, and launch editor/creator of Modern Classics magazine. Has contributed to various motoring titles including Octane, Practical Classics, Evo, Honest John, CAR magazine, Autocar, Pistonheads, Diesel Car, Practical Performance Car, Performance French Car, Car Mechanics, Jaguar World Monthly, MG Enthusiast, Modern MINI, Practical Classics, Fifth Gear Website, Radio 4, and the the Motoring Independent...
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