Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Butec

From Graces Guide
September 1968.

of Cleveland Road, Leyland, Lancashire.

Formed in 1967, as a subsidiary of Leyland Motors to manufacture commercial vehicle alternators and starter motors under licence from Leece-Neville.[1]

1976 Became a part of the new SU-Butec division of British Leyland[2]

1988 Acquired by Prestolite Electric Inc. of Ann Arbor, Michigan. U.S.A. Leyland became the European headquarters of the American company.

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Sources of Information

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  2. The Times Jan 07, 1977