Fleet News

New centre prepares Rover for the next millennium

ROVER has unveiled the design powerhouse which will drive its model range into the next millennium. Rover has centralised research and design, product development and testing facilities in a £30 million purpose-built design and engineering centre at Gaydon in Warwickshire where some 1,200 designers and engineers will design Rover vehicles for the next century.

The building has new computer-aided design and modelling facilities, many compatible with equipment at BMW's design centre in Munich. Rover's demonstrator operation also moves to Gaydon, and the fleet team will report to product development staff on new products' performance with fleets.

Leave a comment for your chance to win £20 of John Lewis vouchers.

Every issue of Fleet News the editor picks his favourite comment from the past two weeks – get involved for your chance to appear in print and win!

Login to comment

Comments

No comments have been made yet.

Compare costs of your company cars

Looking to acquire new vehicles? Check how much they'll cost to run with our Car Running Cost calculator.

What is your BIK car tax liability?

The Fleet News car tax calculator lets you work out tax costs for both employer and employee