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The real problem with this country is that we don't produce enough value to cover our living costs. That is the real origin on the debt problem. Here is some news that shows that all is not yet lost. Triumph motorbikes are now outselling Honda at the top end of the market.

http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2010/may/23/triumph-overtakes-honda-britain

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The real problem with this country is that we don't produce enough value to cover our living costs. That is the real origin on the debt problem. Here is some news that shows that all is not yet lost. Triumph motorbikes are now outselling Honda at the top end of the market.

http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2010/may/23/triumph-overtakes-honda-britain

A strong brand and good product combined with a the long term vision and investment of John Bloor. Irronically he made his money from the housing boom

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Bloor

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The real problem with this country is that we don't produce enough value to cover our living costs. That is the real origin on the debt problem. Here is some news that shows that all is not yet lost. Triumph motorbikes are now outselling Honda at the top end of the market.

http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2010/may/23/triumph-overtakes-honda-britain

All jolly good...except that the bulk of Triumphs' bikes are assembled in Thailand. :)

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Oh are they?

I am not very good at being Dr Pangloss.

And Triumphs are a parts bin of Japanese bike parts too, the Tokiocalipers they used to use then changed to Nissin were a dead give away.

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80% of Triumph bikes are now exported. A UK engineering firm success, but no, let's slag it off.

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And Triumphs are a parts bin of Japanese bike parts too, the Tokiocalipers they used to use then changed to Nissin were a dead give away.

Indeed, if they had British made brakes there'd be no stopping them.

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