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Morris Super Mini-Minor (1961-62)



Super Mini-Minor (1961-1962)

SUMMARY
The first incarnation of the Super came in September 1961 with a unique grille of 10 horizontal bars.

PRODUCTION

Production dates Sept 1961- Oct 1962
Price at launch £592
Total Production all MkI saloons: 435,500
Chassis numbers 125538;  MA2S4S 75533







TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Manual Auto
Engine 848cc four-cylinder OHV, single SU carb
Engine designation 8MB
Bore/stroke 62.94x68.26mm
Compression ratio 8.3:1 9.1:1 



Power output 34bhp @ 5500rpm
Torque 44lb.ft @ 2900rpm 44lb.ft @ 2500rpm

        
Transmission Four-speed manual Four-speed auto
Final drive 3.765
Brakes Drums all-round
Suspension Rubber cone. Hydrolastic from 1964
Wheels 3.5x10-inches pressed steel
Wheelbase 80.2-inches
Length 120.25-inches
Width 55-inches
Height 53-inches
Tyres 5.20x10 Dunlop C41 cross-ply
Colours




PERFORMANCE
Maximum Speed 75mph 70mph
0-60mph 29.7secs 32.0secs
Average fuel consumption 40mpg 33mpg











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