1962 Morgan Plus 4

Two Seat Roadster

Summary

  • Year of manufacture 
    1962
  • Car type 
    Convertible / Roadster
  • Drive 
    LHD
  • Condition 
    Used
  • Exterior brand colour 
    Green
  • Interior colour 
    Other
  • Location
  • Exterior colour 
    Other
  • Gearbox 
    Manual
  • Drivetrain 
    2wd
  • Fuel type 
    Petrol

Description

The Morgan Plus 4, produced between 1950 and 1969 until its reintroduction in 1985, was a larger, quicker version of the company's popular 4/4 model. Fitted with a 2088cc inline four-cylinder engine sourced from Standard Vanguard upon the model's introduction, it received several updates during its long model run, retaining its classic styling cues throughout the duration of its lifespan.

The early 1960s models are really the most representative of the breed, and better to drive with the significant benefit of Triumph sourced inline four-cylinders borrowed from the Triumph TR3, and later the TR4. This example is fitted with the desirable TR3 motor and Moss 4-speed gearbox.

The current owner acquired this Morgan in 2004, and reports that is he the 4th owner. According to documentation provided by the vendor, the car was delivered in July 1962 to a Morgan dealer in New York state. A doctor purchased the car and kept it until the mid-1980s, at which point it was