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Morris Major Series I

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Morris Major. 1958–9 (prod. n/a). 4-door sedan. F/R, 1489 cm³ (I4 OHV). Originally a Longbridge-developed successor to the Morris Minor Series II, the model was transferred to Australia in its entirety, but with the larger 1·5 B-series engine. Popular with small-car buyers, but with plenty of faults, including weak body, suspension and rear axle. Twinned with Austin Lancer Series I.

Manufacturing location: Victoria Park, South Australia, Australia

Marque: Morris | Model: Morris Major | Successor: Morris Major Series II

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