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Article Ultimate Grudge match
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Publication Practical Classics April 2009
Ultimate Grudge match - Sam Glover settles some long-running classic rivalries...with science.  1977 Triumph Dolomite v 1978 Ford Escort Ghia.  1954 Austin A30 v 1959 Morris Minor 1000, Jaguar 240 v Rover P5B.
Article Buying guide - Morris Minor 1948-1971
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Publication Practical Classics March 2008
Buying guide - Morris Minor 1948-1971- It's been six decades since the dear old 'Moggy' made its debut, but there's still no sign of its appeal diminishing.  Here's why...
Article Buying Guide - Morris Minor 1948-71
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Publication Classic Cars January 2006
Buying Guide - Morris Minor 1948-71 - Thanks to great parts supply, the Minor is till an easy classic to own. But now the youngest is 36 years old, so it's vital to buy wisely.
Article 20 great classics do battle
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Publication Classic Cars November 2005
20 great classics do battle - There's never been a showdown like this before.  20 of the most popular classics of all time go head to head at the Classic Cars test track.  How does your favourite fare?
Article Chalk & Cheese - Minor vs E-Type
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Publication Practical Classics January 2005
Chalk & Cheese - Minor vs E-Type - Britain’s favourite classics were poles apart when new but in today’s market, top-drawer Moggie money will buy a slightly moth-eaten big cat.  Now there’s food for thought...
Article Group test. - One in a milion
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Publication Practical Classics June 2003
Group test. - One in a milion - They may not have changed the world, but each of these cars found favour with more than a million happy customers - the first time this feat had been achieved by the manufacturers in question.  Nigel Boothman gets his chquebook out. Renault 4 CV 1957, Toyota Corona 1 1966, Ford Anglia 105E 1960, Morris Minor Million 1960, Peugeot 403 1960, Skoda 1000 MB 1965.
Article Buyers Guide - Morris Minor 1948-1971
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Publication Practical Classics March 2003
Buyers Guide - Morris Minor 1948-1971 - Prepare to be bitten by the bug - with character, affordability and reliability galore, the Morris Minor might just be the perfect classic.
Article Friend or foe?
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Publication Practical Classics December 2001
Friend or foe? - Stock car racers might sometimes be frowned upon by classic car people, but David Lillywhite found one who's recreating history with his authentic Morris 8 stock car.
Article A really useful engine
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Publication Practical Classics Spring 2001
A really useful engine - BMC's A-series engine was built for almost 50 years.  Wil Holman tries nine cars powered by it.  Austin A30, Morris Minor,Mini, Austin A40, Vanden Plas Princess 1300, Rochdale Olympic, Morris Marina, Austin Allegro, MG Midget.
Article Grand day out - Minor World
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Publication Practical Classics May 1998
Grand day out - Minor World - Tucked away in a quiet Cotswolds corner is a very special village.  If you search really hard, you may be able to find it.  Or perhaps one day you might just stumble across it, like Lloyd McNeil did.
Article Buyers Datafile - Morris Minor
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Publication Practical Classics May 1998
Buyers Datafile - Morris Minor - FOR: Affordability, spares situation, more a friend than a mere car AGAINST: rust, lots of bodged ones about, pre-'56 cars underpowered.
Article Readers Restorations - Morris Minor Special
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Publication Practical Classics May 1998
Readers Restorations - Morris Minor Special - 1970 Morris Traveller, 1963 Morris Minor Four-door saloon, 1962 Morris 1000 soft-top conversion.
Article The best of British
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Publication Practical Classics May 1998
The best of British - Fifty years after the Morris Minor made its first public appearance, Ray Newell charts its remarkable success and poses the question: could it have been even better from the start?
Article Buyers Guide - Family Soft-Tops
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Publication Practical Classics Spring 1994
Buyers Guide - Family Soft-Tops - Not all convertibles are two-seaters.  If you've got a family or lots of friends, why not try a bigger soft-top - we've covered over 18 different models in the next eight pages.  Crayford Ford Corsair, Hillman Minx, VW Beetle, Triumph Vitesse, Morris Minor.
Article Classic to restore
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Publication Classic Car Mart March 2011
Classic to restore - It's at this time of the year that many of us consider our next project.  But which classics make the best choices right now? Paul Guinness chooses six of his most recommended classic to restore.  Morris Minor, MGB & MGB GT, Classic Mini, Ford Anglia 105E, Triumph TR5, Austin-Healey Sprite.
Article Ultimate Showdown #17 - Morris Minor vs VW Beetle
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Publication Classic & Sports Car February 2011
Ultimate Showdown #17 - Morris Minor vs VW Beetle - Russ Smith has to decide between Cowley's charming people's car and its lovable nemesis from Wolfsburg.
Article Buyer's Guide - Morris Minor
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Publication Classic Car Weekly 26 January 2011
Buyer's Guide - Morris Minor - The most friendly British classic is also one of the most affordable.  JACK CARFRAE reports.
Article Nursing times
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Publication Classic Car Mart May 2010
Nursing times - While most district nurses once trundled round in Morris Minors, BMC  created an in-house rival when it launched the practical new Austin A40.  Paul Guinness tries them both for size.
Article Magic million
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Publication Classics Monthly February 2010
Magic million - This historic Morris minor enjoyed stints as a PR tool and a chicken shed before being restored.
Article Buyer's guide - Buying a Morris Minor
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Publication Classic Car Mart December 2009
Buyer's guide - Buying a Morris Minor - It's got plenty of parts support, is simple to work on and is great fun to own - but with the youngest cars now 38 years old, you'll need to buy wisely.
Article Buying power - Morris Minor
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Publication Classic Car Weekly 15 January 2009
Buying power - Morris Minor- It's the British classic car that needs no introduction, so RICHARD GUNN leaps straight in to what fun and games await you when buying a Morris Minor.
Article Buyers Guide - Morris Minor
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Publication Classics Monthly June 2008
Buyers Guide - Morris Minor- With plenty around, a Minor makes an affordable classic.
Article Minor magic
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Publication Classics Monthly June 2008
Minor magic- As it reaches its 60th birthday, what is it about the Morris Minor that makes it such an endearing choice of classic?
Article Buying Power - Morris Minor
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Publication Classic Car Weekly 25 January 2007
Buying Power - Morris Minor - The Minor has gone beyond being a mere classic car, and is now practically part of the fabric of Britain's consciousness.  RICHARD GUNN looks at buying the world's most famous poached egg...without getting a broken one.
Article Shootout - Minor vs Beetle
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Publication Classic Car Weekly 2 June 2005
Shootout - Minor vs Beetle. 1966 Morris Minor 1000 Convertible, Volkswagen Beetle 1200 Convertible.
Article Journeys with Jenny - Morris Minor 1000
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Publication Classics Monthly June 2005
Journeys with Jenny - Morris Minor 1000 - Victoria Bass bought ’Jenny’ the Minor before she could drive.  After a rebuild the £25 car is her most treasured possesion.
Article Star Spangled Minor - 1958 Morris Minor
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Publication Classics Monthly Spring 2005
Star Spangled Minor - 1958 Morris Minor - When Joff Summerfield drove ’Horris’ the Morris Minor around the United States, he ended up with a gun tapping on his window and dodging White House security for the perfect photo  opportunity.
Article Modifying Morris Minors
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Publication Classics January 2005
Minor Modification - Modifying Morris Minors - Greg Whitaker examines some Minors with small, but vital upgrades to make them usable everyday.
Article Buying Power - Morris Minor
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Publication Classic Car Weekly 2 December 2004
Buying Power - Morris Minor - The Mini, the MGB....and the Morris Minor.  Why do Britain’s three favourite classics all start with the letter ’M’?  RICHARD GUNN can’t explain that one, but he can guide you on what to look for if you’re buying a Moggy.
Article Opening Time
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Publication Classic & Sports Car October 2004
Opening Time - Four-seat saloons with a difference were supposed to fulfil all family roles in the ’60s. Martin Port lifts the lid on Morris Minor 1000 and Singer Gazelle IIIC convertibles.
Article Morris Marathon
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Publication Classic & Sports Car September 2004
Morris Marathon - After the rebuild comes the running in - Joy Rainey drives to Sydney in her Minor.
Article Twin Cam Flier! - Morris Minor
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Publication Classic Car Mart September 2004
Twin Cam Flier! - Morris Minor - Morris Minors are quire possibly the best cars ever made.  At least, that’s what some of their owners think! However, it may also be true that they can be a little leisurely in the performance department.  Rod Ker, a Minor man himself, investigates a Morris with Flat Twin Cam power.
Article Joy to the World
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Publication Classic & Sports Car July 2004
Joy to the World - Faced with 10,000 gruelling miles across three continents in 30 days, Joy Rainey explains why she opted for a Morris Minor to tackle the London-Sydney Marathon.
Article Thinking of Buying.....a Morris Minor or Minor 1000?
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Publication Classic Car Mart June 2004
Thinking of Buying.....a Morris Minor or Minor 1000? - It's usually described as being 'the ideal first classic'.  But is it really? Ted Purcell takes a good look at the Morrris Minor.
Article Classic Drive: Morris Minor - Jolly Good Moggie
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Publication Classics May 2004
Classic Drive: Morris Minor - Jolly Good Moggie - Greg Whitaker explains why the Morris Minor is one of the 12 cars you must drive this year.
Article Buying Power - Morris Minor Traveller
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Publication Classic Car Weekly 28th January 2004
Buying Power - Morris Minor Traveller - Practical, fun and cheap, the Minor Traveller has it all.  But the addition of the estate body adds compexity and weight compared to the saloon.  Kevin Leaper reveals what to look for when buying the timbered Minor.
Article Starter Classic - Morris Minor 1000
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Publication Classic & Sports Car October 2002
Starter Classic - Morris Minor 1000 - The Moggy's the evergreen first choice. Alastair Clements explains why it's ideal.
Article Classic Car Mart September 2002 pg 8
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Publication Classic Car Mart September 2002
The Best Value Classic Car In The World? That's quite a claim. Perhaps that's why there's a question mark after it. Even so, we reckon that a well-sorted Morris Minor 1000 really is the finest-value affordable classic out there. And it's just got cheaper...
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