Charming Gift for Lovers of Nostalgic Cars
MUG - 11 fluid oz ceramic mug (95mm high, 80mm diameter not including handle) suitable for dishwasher and microwave. Printed on both sides.
PHOTOGRAPH - I took this photograph at a car event at Michelham Priory August 2020
HISTORY - This is a charming Morris Minor Convertible 1965 that had dark red upholstery and lovingly looked after. The Morris Minor designed by Alec Issigonis was originally launched in 1948 with a split front windscreen and a side valve 900cc engine this was replaced in 1952 by a more modern overhead valve engine of 800cc. In 1956 the car was updated and known as the 1000 with a 950cc engine, a one piece front windscreen and flashing indicators when the production run ended in 1972 it had notched up an impressive 1,300,000 vehicles. It had been available as saloon, convertible, estate, van and a pick-up and was nostalgically remembered as the original police panda car that took the bobby off the beat and the preferred transport for midwives and district nurses.
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