27 Nov

1966 Morgan Series V roadster for sale (Nov 2018)

[This Morgan is a good one!!  It has all the right bits and David’s cars are always exquisite.  Don’t procrastinate if interested!!  Mark]

This RHD Morgan was treated to a comprehensive ground-up restoration completed in 2009.  Chassis #B1247, restored as an all aluminum car [save cowl and scuttle] as per factory records.

  • upgraded steel chassis supplied by legendary chassis builder, Don Simpkins
  • new wheel arches, body frame, paneled in aluminum by noted Morgan guru, Ron Garner
  • 1.5L Ford engine rebuilt by famed Morgan wizard, Robert Couch of Morgan Spares, to GT specs; Weber 28/36 carb, larger valves, GT cam, header with alloy valve cover
  • High-torque starter, spin-on oil filter
  • Ford T9 five speed gearbox w/ Quaife shifter
  • New front crosshead
  • Spax tubular shocks all around
  • Uprated stub axles, hard chrome kingpins
  • Porterfield brake pads and shoes
  • Black Phey fiberglas fender guards and sill covers
  • Full factory supplied leather interior; seats have lumbar support bladders and custom aircraft foam seat bottoms
  • Mota-lita steering wheel
  • Mojave two speed heater
  • Custom tigers-eye maple dashboard
  • Fold-down windscreen
  • Luggage rack
  • Weather equipment in good to excellent condition
  • Wire wheels, Kumho 165×15 tires

Cover and featured Morgan in May 2011 issue of Hemmings Sports and Exotic Cars magazine as well as April 2012 calendar [full article available at www.hemmings.com archives]

Reluctant sale dictated by advancing age, too small a garage plus inability to drive two cars at once and uninterested sons.  Asking $40,000 or ono.  For further information or to arrange a visit, contact David Crandall at 978-223-5081 or mogdriver@gmail.com.  Serious inquiries only please.

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