Although they were known to be possible human deathtraps, the MG Midget was a huge seller for nearly 20 years. A quick release fuel filler was placed beneath the rear windshield to the right. Finally an under body wax such as Waxoil or Dinatrol is also a good deterrent for corrosion. Namespaces Article Talk. The idea behind Automobile-Catalog.
MG TB Midget MG ADO16 Gross vehicle weight rating GVWR:. One engine that perhaps should be mentioned to take particular attention to is the early cc version fitted to the Mk2 Midget and Mk3 Sprite. Just add a higher redline! S-O sport open-top cars.
I saw very little of the remaining work that went into this car as by now I was away furthering my education, but whenever I came home and made a visit to Peter, I noticed a little more had been done and so over time witnessed the re-birth of the Midget. Enter the email address associated with your rmsothebys. The trim changed slightly almost from model to model, so if you are looking for an accurately detailed car, your research should be thorough. Specs datasheet with technical data and performance data plus an analysis of the direct market competition of MG Midget man. Many existing MG buyers turned to the Sprite to provide a modern low-cost sports car and so a badge-engineered MG version reusing the Midget name made sense. The rear springs were replaced by more conventional semi-elliptic types, which gave a better ride. It would cost more than my intended budget, but what a chance.