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    HI GUYS
    IM FROM ENGLAND AND IM OLD! WHEN I FIRST STARTED IN THE MOTOR INDUSTRY THE COMPANY I WORKED FOR WAS ROUTES GROUP AND AUSTIN /MORRIS DEALERS.BRITISH LEYLAND CAME ALONG AND THEN CHRYSLER.CHRYSLER THEN TURNED INTO PEUGEOT.PEUGEOT THEN SAID NO MULTI FRANCHISING SO BL GOT DUMPED.WE ARE STILL PEUGEOT TO THIS DAY ! SO I HAVE FORGOTTEN MORE THAN I CAN REMEMBER IMPS, MINIS,1100S,1300S,MGS,MARINAS,MORRIS 1000S,AVENGERS(CRICKETS)HUNTERS,ALPINES,TIGERS,SIM CAS,180S 2 LITRES,MATRAS,HEALEYS,MIDGETS,MGBS,RANCHOS,BAGERAH S,HILLMAN MINXS,COMMER VANS,GOSH WHAT A LOAD OF OLD....HISTORY. HOW SAD AM I??? IF I CAN HELP ANY ONE I WILL ,I HAVE BEEN MADE VERY WELCOLME ALREADY SO MANY THANKS
    REGARDS PAUL [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/england.gif[/img] [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/england.gif[/img]

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    Welcome - any thoughts of writing a book?
    <span style="font-weight: bold"><span style="font-style: italic"><span style="font-size: 14pt"><span style="font-family: 'Comic Sans MS'"><span style="color: #006600"> Tony &quot;theAutoist&quot; Barnhill</span></span></span></span></span>


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    Welcome, you are not old just wise.

    Patrick
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    Welcome!
    My dear old Dad worked for Rootes very briefly in the 50s.

    What is funny now is that the separation of BL and Peugeot has come full-circle: The new '07 MINI will come with a Peugeot engine.

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    Welcome!!

    I visited Leicestershire last summer. Beautiful country.
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    Welcome!

    Nice to see some more British owners on the British Car Forum....


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    YES NEW MINI ENGINE IS THE HPI TURBO (MORE TORQUE THAN A DIESEL),IT WILL BE FOLLOWED SHORTLY BY THE TWIN TURBO !
    REGARDS PAUL [img]/ubbthreads/images/graemlins/england.gif[/img]

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