Images are general in nature and may not reflect the specific vehicle selected. It was the same engine as the Mini Cooper S, but detuned, and it could push the boxy little roadster to 60 mph in The car changed little in and , when knock-off wire wheels became optional. More attractive rounded rear wheel arches were introduced for , but they were dropped when crash testing became more severe in
Used car buying guide: MG Midget
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The earliest Midgets boasted fun handling and eager performance, despite a cc engine that produced just 46bhp, thanks to their tiny dimensions and light weight. A year later the engine was upgraded to the cc A-Series unit which gave an extra 10bhp. The Mk2 of added another 3bhp as well as refinements like front disc brakes, wind-up windows and outside door handles. In the Mk3 swapped in the cc engine from the Mini Cooper S and replaced the old roadster top with a convertible roof that stowed behind the front seats.
Used MG Midget cars for sale
The two-seat MG roadster ran from to and for years has been popular with motoring enthusiasts on a budget. Unfortunately, it means dodgy sellers are getting on the bus and asking silly money for, at worst, thickly painted rubbish and, at best, bitsa-cars assembled from Midgets of all ages. In fact, we found one. In all likelihood, the time-waster is the person selling the car…. The Midget Mk1 first appeared in with a cute little cc A-series four-pot.
Images are general in nature and may not reflect the specific vehicle selected. The car was simultaneously raised to reduce the likelihood of damage during a crash, and the car gained huge rubber safety bumpers at both ends. The bumpers added weight, and performance of the Mk IV is slightly less than earlier versions of the car.