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Does any one remember the BBC series where companies were visited by an industry 'efficiency guru' ?

Morgan was one such target & after inspection the 'guru' stated in so many words that if Morgan do not exit the 19th century fast they would go out of business. 

I believe Morgan heeded the words to some extent dragging the company kicking & screaming into the 20th/21st century with more up to date production techniques, drive lines & materials but still retained the hand crafted element. 

I fear that CC on the other hand may have not changed that much over the intervening years & could still be quoted as a 'boutique' or 'cottage' industry' ?!

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I fear that CC on the other hand may have not changed that much over the intervening years & could still be quoted as a 'boutique' or 'cottage' industry' ?

CC will need to change if entering the EV market.

At least they won't have to worry about radiators and cooling systems.  

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Remember it well Geoff ,forgot the name of the bloke ,bough a book on him ,think he died a while ago now ,and when you look at a £45000 seven you build yourself ,,then CC. Are making one hell of a profit on there cars or the company is badly run ,,look what else you can get for that money ,with plenty of goodies included,

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Sir John Harvey  Jones ?

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That's right Steve. Went to see him once at a breakfast seminar/meeting once many years ago, very inspirational speaker.
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First thing he said to the Morgan folk was that with an 18 month waiting list they should put the prices up.

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Bought it from Brands Hatch Morgans in '97. Paid £23000. It was new with 23 mls on the clock. The guy who ordered it waited 8yrs. Worst car I ever owned.

 

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Bet you made some money on it when you sold it ? 
 

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No I didnt.

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Well , as it is open season on Malvern Link's finest (or should that be migliore given its current ownership?) I will mention again the fact that in 20 years of Sevening I never had one Morgan owner wave back , or even acknowledge I was in the same post code . Unlike sundry Porsche ,Ferrari ,  Jaguar , MG , Lotus and TVR drivers ..

But I still love these