British Leyland Motor Corporation 1968-2005

British Leyland Motor Corporation 1968-2005

by Mike CarverAnne Youngson and Nick Seale
Epub (Kobo), Epub (Adobe)
Publication Date: 02/03/2015
  $15.94

British Leyland Motor Corporation, formed in the wake of the post-war manufacturing boom, brought together almost all the British-owned car and commercial vehicle companies that then existed. At the head of the sixth largest car manufacturer in the world, its management confidently expected to give the United Kingdom a leading place in the global motor industry. Their catastrophic failure was one of the biggest and most disappointing disasters in British industrial history. From their unique insider perspective, three former employees of the brand reveal how and why, despite producing profitable marques such as Jaguar, Rover and Land Rover, as well as the iconic best-selling Mini, British Leyland came to its sad end …

ISBN:
9780750963497
9780750963497
Category:
Road & motor vehicles: general interest
Format:
Epub (Kobo), Epub (Adobe)
Publication Date:
02-03-2015
Language:
English
Publisher:
The History Press
Anne Youngson

Anne Youngson worked for many years in senior management in the car industry before embarking on a creative career as a writer.

She has supported many charities in governance roles, including Chair of the Writers in Prison Network, which provided residencies in prisons for writers.

She lives in Oxfordshire and is married with two children and two grandchildren to date. Meet Me At The Museum is her debut novel, which is due to be published around the world.

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