The Austin-Morris Story – 1968-69

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The Austin-Morris Story – 1968-69

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The Austin-Morris story – Part 1
"Here, in the first part, AROnline tracks the progress of the combine in the weeks following the Leyland takeover as it finds its feet within the newly-formed British Leyland Motor Corporation."
https://www.aronline.co.uk/history/aust ... odbye-bmc/
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The Austin-Morris story – Part Two : mid-1968
Here, in the second part, Ian Nicholls, AROnline‘s historian-in-residence tracks the progress of the newly-formed British Leyland Motor Corporation in the weeks and months that followed its formation:-
https://www.aronline.co.uk/history/aust ... -over-bmc/
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The Austin-Morris story – Part Three : October to December 1968
"Here, in the third part, we track the creation of the Austin-Morris division – effectively taking over where the main part of BMC left off."
https://www.aronline.co.uk/history/aust ... s-is-born/

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The Austin-Morris story – Part Four: January to May 1969
"Here, in the fourth part, we track the the immediate aftermath of the Austin-Morris division and the immediate effects of this rebranding of what formerly went by the British Motor Corporation name."
https://www.aronline.co.uk/history/aust ... he-future/
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Re: The Austin-Morris story – Part 1,2,3 & 4 : 1968

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Good stuff. AROL is such a good site.

If only you could unwind time and prevent the Leyland BMC merger. A lot of it would have survived if BMC had decent management.

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Re: The Austin-Morris story – Part 5 : 1969

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The Austin-Morris story – Part Five : April to December 1969
"Here, in the fifth part, we recall the launch of the Austin Maxi, its press reception and the immediate aftermath. It’s going to be an uphill struggle."
https://www.aronline.co.uk/history/aust ... the-fives/

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