Posts Tagged: manufacturing

Automotive Policies of the Big Three Political Parties

Automotive Policies of the Big Three Political Parties

Article by Jacob Black. Lead photo by Peter Bleakney, infographic by Valerie Mattocks. It’s an industry that employs more than half a million people with about a quarter of those employed directly. There is a significant population employed in downstream supply and there are entire towns that rely on the presence of automotive manufacturing to…

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Chauffeur Tim Holland with the Wraith in front of Amberley Castle

In Pictures: The Making of a Rolls-Royce

In 1998 BMW acquired the rights to use the Rolls-Royce brand name, logo, Spirit of Ecstasy hood ornament and grille shape. In 2003 an all-new facility opened on the grounds of the Goodwood Estate in West Sussex, England. Since then, the fortunes of this once foundering prestige automaker have taken a remarkable turn. We visited…

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