The Empire Strikes Back II

19th June 2012

The car maker saw China overtake the US as its biggest market, according to RAC Motoring News, accelerated by the appetite of the country's wealthier classes for luxury goods. Overall car sales were 30% higher than in 2010.

Rolls Royce also confirmed yesterday that it had netted a £1 billion Ministry of Defence contract to make reactor cores for Britain's nuclear submarine fleet, according to The Daily Telegraph.


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