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New series starts on More 4 on 9th November with BMW Mini.

There is a Caterham in the trailer so fingers crossed!

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F type Jag tonight More4 21:00

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Looking forward to this programme.  TBH The Mini and F Type were a disappointment, almost identical, everything done by robots.  At Caterham, the nearest thing to a robot will be the coffee machine Biglaugh

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Had a tour of the Mini and Jag F type factories and were fascinating. Body assembly shop only appeared to have maintenance personnel and didn't need any operators. 

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Shame they didn`t get someone who knew what they were talking about to produce it, they missed so much of the 7`s history that would have changed the `colour` of the program and probably sold a lot of cars.

I think Lotus (following program) are going to struggle (don`t they always) with their new attempt to play with the big boys ...200mph EV...sort of goes against the `simplify and add lightness` /`reduce carbon footprint` thing but hey ho, what do I know

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Who on earth told them that Graham Nearn was a Lotus employee and set up Caterham Cars when he bought the manufacturing rights? 

Apart from that rewriting of history it was quite interesting. 

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No mention of the 170 either and even to the point where they said more than once that all Sevens are fitted with four cylinder engines. Some bits of interest, but reminded me of when Sir John Harvey-Jones visited another famous car manufacturer a few decades back. While I am all for keeping alive the traditional skills it almost seemed comical the way it was portrayed. Bits like having to walk miles each day collecting parts from stores or wasting twenty minutes a day finding your tools.

Club IT Lead, former Seven and 21 owner

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Really enjoyed the programme.  I even spotted mine on the aerial view of the 7 on the Nearn Blat way back.

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Bob

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Very disappointing

Cowering in a dark corner waiting for some clever dick to come along to correct or criticise my spelling and grammar Teacher

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Not overly impressed. Pity that the work force were not more technically expressive. The 'cottage industry' character certainly came out !  Now we know why kits arrive with less/more parts than they should.

There were lots of niggling little things during the programme. In the end SWMBO told me to be quiet.

Graham Nearn was an employee of Lotus Cars !  Good job that he was not.

The Lotus programme that followed was of far more interest.