Jaguar Land Rover's post-recession success story
23 January 2014 Last updated at 15:54 GMT
Car production in the UK has hit a six-year high, according to the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders.
More than 1.5 million cars were made last year - an increase of 3.1% compared with 2012.
However, Jaguar Land Rover increased production by 11% - Operations Director Alan Volkaerts explained how the firm was able to "hit the ground running" after the recession.