Introducing The Morgan Plus Four CX-T Built for Overland Adventure
Experience the Morgan Plus Four CX-T
Morgan unveils the Plus Four CX-T, a car with adventure at its core. A vehicle with capability not yet witnessed on a Morgan sports car, it opens up the possibility of routes, landscapes and destinations inaccessible by Morgan cars until now. The Morgan Plus Four CX-T is inspired by Morgan’s well documented history of competing in all-terrain endurance trials. As early as 1911, Morgan sports cars were competing and winning in trials competitions, and this spirit of adventure has been key to shaping the Morgan brand ever
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1959 Austin Healey Bug Eyed Sprite
British racing green
Older restoration with very few miles since
Larger 1,100cc engine with later gearbox
Front Disc brake/wire wheel conversion
I sold this to one of my best friends about 40 years ago when it was a fresh restoration
Has perhaps 6,000 miles on it since then…always stored in dry, indoor storage as part of a large personal collection including several vintage Ferraris, Maseratis, Morgans, Lotus,Rare motorcycles, Etc.
The fellow raced a Bug Eye in H Production, SCCA, back in the day and wanted a Bug Eye with all of the upgrades to drive and enjoy on the street with his other cars. Really only needs the fluids changed, new battery, tires, all of the stuff one must deal with when a car has been sitting…still in beautiful, beautiful condition!
Roger Allard seems to be obsessed with doing this thing right, with proper, modern engineering and an attention to detail you have to see to appreciate, right down to the fabric wrapping on the wiring harness. The leather-lined cockpit is a treat, the bucket seats much more comfortable and supportive than the bench in the original, and the parts of the body that are plastic are cleverly disguised in places that others neglect.
Overall, the J2X is up to the standards of the best replicars we’ve seen, and it’s a bunch of fun to drive.
“The Allard Motor Works J2X MKII is a modern hand-crafted version of the famed British competition roadster that stirred crowds in Europe and North America in the early 1950s. Our modern version integrates the latest technology into the same design, to provide a safer, more comfortable and reliable vehicle than its predecessor, without compromising performance. We are finding places [...]