Leyland Trucks

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Leyland Trucks Limited
Subsidiary
IndustrieManufacturing
Foondit1993
HeidquartersLeyland, Lancashire, England
Key fowk
Bryan Sitko-Managing Director
Peter Jukes-Operations Director
Denis Culloty-Chief Engineer
ProductsTrucks
RevenueApprox £850 million
AwnerPaccar UK
Nummer o employees
950
ParentPaccar
Wabsteidleylandtrucksltd.co.uk

Leyland Trucks is the leadin medium an hivy duty truck manufacturer in the United Kinrick, an is based in the toun o Leyland, Lancashire. The company can trace its origins back tae the oreeginal Leyland Motors firm, which wis foondit in 1896, an subsequently evolved intae the giant conglomerate Breetish Leyland (BL). Efter BL's collapse an nationalisation in the mid 1970s, the trucks business wis subsequently divested. It emerged frae the bankruptcy o DAF NV as the result o a management buy oot in Juin 1993.