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1982 Leyland Trucks unveiled the UK's first battery-powered truck ready for production by the end of the year. It was a 7.5-tonne electric version of LT's Terrier truck.
1993 After the collapse of Leyland DAF, the Leyland factory was subject to a management buy-out and became Leyland Trucks Limited
1998 Leyland Trucks was acquired by Paccar of the United States and incorporated as the Leyland Trucks subsidiary of that company.