Ironically, the Marina-derived gearbox fitted to s is probably the nicest and most durable of them all, but as with the earlier gearboxes, any car that jumps out of gear is probably due a transmission re-build. No need to sleep on it, this is a great deal on a great car! Check that the instrumentation is all present and correct as finding suitable replacement parts can be a lot harder than you might expect. When Graham first bought the Midget he drove it daily to and from work but nowadays Aggie only gets to feel the wind in her grille on short and sunny summer jaunts. In dry storage many heat in dry storage many years needs restoration some work done Not running Has minor rust great. Sympathetically upgraded cars are worth buying, but cars with garish interiors will be hard to sell on.
8 Used MG MIDGET car for Sale
Rust free original paint except old paint repair on the front of the hood. Maybe Midgets are too numerous for us to realise just how pretty a car they are. Some people fit a Duplex assembly to quieten it down a bit. Maximum Year to Mgb gt jubilee classic car mg golden jubilee special Electrical systems are simple but as these cars are now in their forties any original wiring is going to need some scrutiny, and again check for those bodges.
Derek Chima's MG Midget Race Car, Number 9
The earlier MkI models with their quarter elliptic rear suspension are perhaps a tad sharper, but can catch the unwary out as there is less warning when things start getting near the edge. Price discussions strictly after inspection. Midget arrives, with rubber bumpers, square wheelarches and all-synchro gearbox. Specification of each car may vary from what is listed here. If you have any questions, then please feel free to get in touch. The 4 cyl engine is connected to the 4 speed manual gearbox. Other problems to be aware of may be track rod ends and play in the rack ends, but neither of these are major areas of concern.
The fronts require inspection now and again and the rears require regular adjustment to keep them performing well. Latest Regulars Nissan SX: You do not need to pay any import taxes. Running beautifully as we took the car for photographs, this is a peach of a car in all respects. Of course, what applies to the Midgets also goes for the Sprites badged simply as Austin Sprite in only. Heavy black bumpers were added due to new US safety regulations, which proved unpopular with buyers.