Numbers Matching and Original Mileage Cars. ALL - MG. ALL - Midget.
The first version, announced at the end of June was essentially a slightly more expensive badge-engineered version of the MkII Austin-Healey Sprite deluxe version. The original 'frogeye' Sprite had been introduced specifically to fill the gap in the market left by the end of production of the MG T-type Midget as its replacement, the MGA had been a significantly larger and more expensive car with greater performance. 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.
It had parked outside my office window for a couple of years and rode on Revolution Wheels — a want for my first Midget that was unaffordable at the time. A two owner car, its first owner was apparently an American Officer on an exchange: he had sprinted and hill climbed it. After quickly discovering it probably used more oil and petrol per mile the body was fettled and the engine replaced.
This mg midget barn find stored for 28yr s last inspected runs features a cc four cylinder engine. It is equipped with a 4 Gear Up for your consideration is a clean MG Midget with engine. Great car that is extremely solid all around.