As the production figures show, these dreary changes plus steadily falling horsepower took a sales toll after , though the Midget remained quite popular right to the end -- and likely profitable, what with tooling costs written off by the mid-Sixties. New oil pump fitted 4. However, there was a limited number of cars produced in of the MG Midget. But what does this mean? Crankshaft re-ground and fitted with new main,big-end and thrust bearings 3. All engines are sold on an exchange basis which means we require an 'old-unit' in return. An 'H' or 'L' in the number is usually a clue to the ratio, though a simple change of pistons will change the ratio if the 'dish' differs in the crown.
MG MIDGET 1500cc
The cylinder block was revised and the oil system, dispensing with the bolt-on filter housing and oil leakage problems, but most of the original layout was kept, although a timing chain tensioner was introduced. All cars are checked with HPI Equifax, this is to confirm the following: Drives like they did when new. The Hood has recently been replaced and there is a full Tonneau. This included a brand new 'old stock' steering wheel. By factory reorganisation and production rationalisation had resulted in a sensible new model programme, and while the E-series cc and 2. The tail was also squared up and given a conventional trunklid.
MG Midget Mk1 classic sports car portrait print
The units were referred to as A, B and C-series respectively. Please accept these as approximate used sports car prices in the mid s: By factory reorganisation and production rationalisation had resulted in a sensible new model programme, and while the E-series cc and 2. I remember MG Midgets from high school days. A whole weekend of on-track action, led by the Morgan Sports Car Club and the MG Car Club will see a fantastic selection of British Sportscars battling it out, while the infield will play host to […].
Your Information Name and email address are required. It has a cc 4-cylinder, a 4-speed manual, and tops out at 78 mph. Newer Post Older Post Home. Midget Mk II Width of ring grooves: Thus, the last Midgets came off the line that autumn.