AutoMOTIVE 5 - (Page 49)

mini editorial.qxd 24/11/06 11:13 am Page 49 A MINI FOR ALL REASONS If you take into account all of the possible MINI variants, including models, engine options, interior and exterior colour schemes, there are, in theory, 15,000,000,000,000,000 different cars able to be produced. Alan Cartwright reports from the MINI production triangle in the UK. 49

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of AutoMOTIVE 5

Editors Note
Here For The Long Haul
Halewood. Rebirth of a Car Plant
Safety First
Focus on Flexibility
A Prophet Without Honour?
Chrysler Cuts It Four Ways
A MINI For All Reasons
Porsche Plans Continuous Logistics Improvement
Flawless, Consistent Execution
Ford's European Supplier Parks Deliver Lean Manufacturing Efficiencies
Cheap and Cheerful
Onwards and Upwards
Schrader and Siemens Electronics Assembly Systems Take the Pressure
No Faults Forward
A Long Way From Wheelbarrows and Bath Tubs
A New Era in US/Japanese Cooperation
A Dialogue of the Deaf