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S. U. Carburetter Co

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formerly the S. U. Co

1936 The S. U. Carburettor Co Ltd was incorporated by Morris Motors to acquire from Morris Industries the business of carburettor manufacture trading under the name of S. U. Company[1].

1937 Carburetters, petrol pumps etc.

1939 See Aircraft Industry Suppliers

1946 Advertised as part of the Nuffield Organization[2].

1961 Listed as part of the British Motor Corporation

1963 Motor Show exhibitor. Carburetters.

1970s Subsidiary of British Leyland Motor Corporation

1976 Became part of the new SU-Butec division

1980s Remained in production through to the 1980s.

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Sources of Information

  1. The Times, 13 October 1936
  2. The Times 4 September 1946