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Trackpower Transmissions

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Trackpower Transmissions was formed in 1979 to sell a combination of Rolls-Royce's engine expertise with Self-Changing Gears products.[1]

1982 The company was liquidated and Rolls-Royce gave up 50% of its holding. Trackpower was reformed with David Brown Gear Industries joining Self-Changing Gears to form a major export sales alliance for Britain's two leading armoured fighting vehicle transmission manufacturers.[2]

1982 George Vere-Laurie was managing director.

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Sources of Information

  1. The Engineer 1982/06/17
  2. The Engineer 1982/06/17