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The Golden Age of the British car industry 
6th-Jul-2009 11:37 am
It strikes me as a sign of just how bad things are for the UK car industry when BBC News this morning was comparing things with "the heyday of British Leyland"!
6th-Jul-2009 10:41 am (UTC)
Oh god, were they?? I saw the stuff about the MG/Rover fraud investigation, but missed that gem of a comparison.
6th-Jul-2009 10:47 am (UTC)
Maybe the reporter is terribly young?
6th-Jul-2009 10:53 am (UTC)
I'm 26 and even *I* know the stories about British Leyland and its 'heyday'.

But then, I'm a geek who watches 'Top Gear' and its related Jeremy Clarkson shows.
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