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1968: A British Motoring Year in 5 Images

The first two level motorway viaduct, the M1 Tinsley Viaduct opened.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g7DVp6kEKjU

Ford introduced the Escort range, including a high performance twin cam model.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N980HgFOjbs

The last Routemaster bus was delivered to London Transport

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yIUcI_k4fNo

The driving test fee was increase from £1 to £1 15s.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QJ6wgLqwDYY&t=816s

The largest motor company in British was formed by the merger of British Motor Holdings with Leyland Motors to create British Leyland Motor Corporation.

 

 

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