/II he fact that the development cost for the new Omega range ran out only £80 million short of the £800 million that BMW paid to acquire the whole of the Rover operation provides an indication of the value that General Motors Europe is putting on its new executive saloon.
In justification, GM could argue that it is getting two cars for the single investment, because the Vauxhall Omega. in its...
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When Max Mosley came to Suzuka in 1991, he was newly installed as the president of FISA, then the motor sport arm of the FIA. In short order, of course, he was to do away with FISA, and become president of the FIA proper, but in those early days his focus was on the sport alone.
In Japan he...