I opened the proverbial can of worms again I'm sorry, I shall say 5 hail Mary's and sbstain from alcohol for 24 hours (honest)
But Chris, admitting you owned an AMC Even the Americans on here resolutely refused to even acknowledge even knowing of AMC Perhaps thats why companies like Hyundai et al started making cars, I guess they thought "wow even we could make something like that"!!
So I blame America
ps British Leyland (Jaguar) were partly to blame too.