Ford's influence on Jaguar

December 1998
Automotive Manufacturing & Production;Dec98, Vol. 110 Issue 12, p26
Trade Publication
Focuses on the acquisition of Jaguar by Ford Motor Corp. Description of the S-Type model; Overview of the transaction; Capital investments made by Ford on the S-Type program.


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