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MG MGA MkII

MG MGA MK2
The MG MGA MkII celebrated its 50e birthday last year
MG MGA MK2
The MG MGA MkII celebrated its 50e birthday last year

At the Earls Court Motor Show of October 1961, MG - then part of the British Motor Corporation - had a lot to celebrate. The new MG MGA MkII was on display at the stand. The catchy text on every advertisement there 2 Great performers that steal the show. Optically it had changed a bit, technically a lot more. The engine had a capacity of 1622 cc and was therefore (a little) more powerful, but especially more reliable than its predecessor. The MGA was available as a convertible and, like its predecessors, also as a coupé. Also at the MG Midget stand. And what about the Magnette - with Farina bodywork - then? Yes, they could also buy that.


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