Don`t know where you got that info, Monique, but Minis are made at Cowley, Oxford, UK. The first Mini is at Motor Museum at Gaydon, Warwickshire, UK. Some limitged models are, I believe, assembled in Austria by Steyr Puch from KD kits.
Pity what happened to MG didn`t happen here – at least the factory would be producing something and some jobs would have been created. MG are not producing many cars, and what they are producing are from KD kits from China, but they are recruiting more dealers and the cars are designed and engineered by British designers at Longbridge. There does…[Read more]
TonymacUK commented on the post, What I drive now while waiting for a future swedish sportscar. 1 year, 6 months ago
Perhaps you could consider the new triple-charger Volvo?
From when I started driving 60 years ago, I have always carried a basic toolkit (including a type of duct tape known as gas tape) and still do. The period through the late fifties, sixties and seventies is the era when cars generally had a reputation for being unreliable. I have to say, that wasn`t my experience. For example, I had a Hillman…[Read more]
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