HC Deb 25 March 1999 vol 328 c358W
Mr. Whittingdale

To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry which makes of car with engines of up to 1100 cc were built in Britain in 1998; and how many were sold in the United Kingdom of each make. [78011]

Mr. Battle

The only make of car with an engine capacity of 1100ccs (or less) manufactured and sold in the United Kingdom during 1998, was the Nissan Micra (998 cc)—produced at the Nissan plant in Sunderland. 38,684 of this particular model and a total of 48,757 Micras (of all engine sizes) were registered in the UK in 1998.