This is certainly not an April Fools joke. CC has been for sale for ages. VT Holdings is a great fit with the Caterham business.
The Evening with Caterham comments about the 160 and a Kei class car make a lot of sense now. Also a part I have been waiting for is only going to be available next week, sort of makes scenes from a assets/ handover point of view.
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Vauxhall has not been British owned since 1925 when General Motors bought it
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Nothing against the company who bought caterham,they poss do well ,it's just the UK. Seems to own sod al now ,and not just car companies
Democratic dissent is not disloyalty, it is a positive civic duty
Given the meaning of the song let's hope not !!
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#27 I've obviously lead such a sheltered life. Never knew what that song title referred to.
Having had experience of working with the Japanese at Honda & TS Tech this buy out may be a shock to the management & work force when it comes to work regimes, discipline & customer care.
If VT parachute in personnel to oversee CC & steer it the Japanese way of operating there could be ructions or indeed people walking out of the door.
The Japanese being what they are I cannot see them allowing Macdonald et al to continue in the present vein.
I'm searching for a rising sun badge already.....
Good news it even sounds the same https://www.wordhippo.com/what-is/the/japanese-word-for-a00bbe560e6b0f5263e3e6cba4ff3fb9a6fe9ef0.html#/