Two of the times when the proudest in the long history of Jaguar in winning the race is 24 hours of Lemans for the first time in 1956 and 1957 at the hands of little known Scottish racing team called Ecurie Écosse whose name then goes to the legendary status twice draw from David v Goliath efforts to kill the famous car race.
Jaguar, pronounced / dʒæɡju ː ər / JAG-yew-ər (English) or pronounced / dʒæɡwɑr / JAG-wahr (USA), a name created in the 1950s with a series of elegant style and luxury sports car saloons. In 1951 the company leased what would soon become the main plant of the Daimler Motor Company (not to be confused with Daimler-Benz), and in 1960, Daimler purchased from its parent company, Birmingham Small Arms Company (BSA). From the late 1960s, Daimler is used as the brand name Jaguar's most luxurious saloons.
Jaguar merged with British Motor Corporation (BMC), Austin-Morris combine, to form British
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Global economy sucks2012-06-02 06:44:46 by jujyiui
THOUSANDS OF COMPANIES AROUND THE WORLD REVEAL THE TRUTH ABOUT THE GLOBAL ECONOMY
We are in the middle of the busiest 48 hours in the history of economics. And ahead of tomorrow's big US employment situation report, we're getting tons of leading economic data from all over the world.
At the beginning of each month, Markit, HSBC, RBC, JP Morgan, and several other major data gathering institutions publish the latest local readings of the purchasing managers index (PMI). Each reading is based on surveys of hundreds of companies in each country. From Markit:
PMIs are based on monthly surveys of carefully selected companies. These provide an advance indication of what is really happening in the private sector economy by tracking variables such as output, new orders, stock...
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