The essence of bad workmanship, foolish management practices, banal marketing, bizarre financial decisions, crazed Union Officials - fused with genius.
British Leyland cars from the 50s to the Noughties... Riley, Wolseley, Vanden Plas, Farina, Allegro, Marina, Herald, Sprite, Midget, MGV8GT, Stag, Vitesse, Dolomite, P5, SD1, 90, Ambassador, Sterling, Princess, Maxi, Mini, Montego, Maestro, Metro...
Freelander, Discovery, Range Rover, 75.
Oh, and Jaguar/Daimler.
To name but a few.