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Re: Looky what I found today!
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Designed by Sir Alec Issigonis. First Prototype was 1959 up until 1964. The first production was in jan. 1964 at BMC's Longbridge factory ion Birmingham, England. Production continued until October 1968. 15,000 had been produced. Production then entirely switched to BMC's factory in sydney, Australia, When they had been producing them since 1966. That continued till early 1982. In 83 production restarted in Portugal with British Leyland.Eventually Austin Rover of Portugal made them till mid 89. and Finally Cagiva made the last ones in early 93.