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Lex Service Group, of London
1969 The name of the Lex Group of companies was changed to Lex Service Group; in addition to its original business of motor vehicle distribution, the company planned to enter other service activities not related to the motor trade cycle
1970 Tendered for a hotel at London Airport in conjunction with Hyatt
1971 Started to diversify into non-vehicle businesses, especially hotels
2002 Lex Services renamed itself RAC Plc.
In March 2005, RAC Plc was acquired by Aviva, and therefore delisted.