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British sports car maker TVR produces vehicles. The firm produces strong yet lightweight sports vehicles and was formerly the third-largest producer of specialized sports cars in the world, providing a wide variety of coupés and convertibles.


The letters T, V, and R appeared on Trevor Wilkinson's first garage, which is where the acronym TVR originated. TVR's history may be split into numerous eras, each of which is connected to the proprietor of the business at the time:

Founder Trevor Wilkinson served from 1946 until 1965, resigning in 1962

1965–1981, Robert Lilley

1981–2004, Wheeler, Peter

Smolensky, Nikolay, 2004–2013

a group of British businesspeople led by Les Edgar, since 2013

TVR - The Official Home of TVR

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