Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1986
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Drive 
    RHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Dark
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

Coys Auction - The Festival Auction
Brands Hatch Motor Racing Circuit
Fawkham, Longfield
Kent, DA3 8NG
Sunday 24th May 2009
Registration Number: D103 ALR Chassis Number: C7158
The Morgan Motor Co. was founded in 1910 by H. F. S. Morgan, with great encouragement from his father, the Rev. Prebendary H. G. Morgan; it is still being run by direct descendants of these two gentlemen, methods of assembly not having changed a great deal, as Sir John Harvey-Jones discovered recently! The first cars were 3 wheelers, and Morgan’s remained faithful to this lay-out until 1939. However, they bowed to the inevitable, and in 1936 reluctantly added a fourth wheel, the result initially being fitted with a Ford 10 engine and gearbox and known as the 4/4, which eventually turned into the Plus 4 and the Plus 8. Another feature which stood the test of time is the system of independent front suspension by sliding pillars and coil springs, which is in use in slightly modified form to this day. The