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2011 Morgan Threewheeler

2011 Morgan Threewheeler

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griffdude

1,123 posts

150 months

Thursday 26th May 2011
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My father in law put a deposit down in March. Since taking the money, nothing heard from the dealer.

GLLHG

155 posts

68 months

Thursday 26th May 2011
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griffdude said:
My father in law put a deposit down in March. Since taking the money, nothing heard from the dealer.
Current 'word on the street' is that first car will now be with dealers in August rather than July
G

jb9193

809 posts

69 months

Wednesday 1st June 2011
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Here is the Morgan 3 Wheeler that was on display at Prescott Hill Climb.

Video link here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z1y1k6MnHFM



Hope you enjoy! smile

griffdude

1,123 posts

150 months

Friday 10th June 2011
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Thanks. Went both days & sat on it both days!!! Fits me perfectly, athough I hear that the seat back will not be so padded & the pedals will be moved further back.
Generally very impressed with the fit & finish considering it's a prototype. Some great detail designs too.
I would've cleaned up the brake discs tho'!

Silver

4,349 posts

128 months

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Mr MoJo

4,697 posts

118 months

Monday 20th June 2011
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At some time in the not so distant future I really need one of these. Just need to convince swmbo that it's a great companion for the Griff wink

For the first time ever, I think I need to scratch my Morgan itch !!

tokyo_mb

205 posts

119 months

Wednesday 22nd June 2011
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Charles Morgan has tweeted some photos of the first threewheelers in production:


Source: http://yfrog.com/kk1ai9j

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Source: http://yfrog.com/kf5djtj


Edited by tokyo_mb on Wednesday 22 June 07:27

joncon

1,328 posts

125 months

Saturday 25th June 2011
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saw this on youtube !!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PHG7m4_ZnwY&fea...

i cant wait to drive this car !

griffdude

1,123 posts

150 months

Friday 1st July 2011
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Test drives were being given at the FoS today. Every single person came back postively raving how great it was to drive.

AeroMan

584 posts

147 months

Friday 1st July 2011
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joncon said:
saw this on youtube !!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PHG7m4_ZnwY&fea...

i cant wait to drive this car !
There's a thread on it here: http://www.pistonheads.com/gassing/topic.asp?h=0&a...

Asbo and I drove it on the road yesterday and there's a write-up and a video here: http://www.talkmorgan.com/ubbthreads.php/topics/64...

limpsfield

3,457 posts

155 months

Sunday 3rd July 2011
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I saw this today at the FOS and absolutely loved it.

To the extent that I was speccing it up this evening on their website. I hope it is a fantastic success for them


joncon

1,328 posts

125 months

Monday 4th July 2011
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just found this on youtube, going up the hill at goodwood !

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v8_-cnLf3SY

cool !

toppstuff

11,166 posts

149 months

Wednesday 6th July 2011
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Bravo Morgan !

We are going to have to get our kicks at lower speeds in the future. This is the future. I want one !

Brisvegas

124 posts

61 months

Thursday 7th July 2011
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toppstuff said:
Bravo Morgan !

We are going to have to get our kicks at lower speeds in the future. This is the future. I want one !
That's the thing about an open 3 wheeler you don't really need to be going that fast to get a great buzz from the experience. The only problem is the saw jaw from the ear to ear grin you'll have when zipping around the countryside.

Freewheeling downunder. clap

Mr MoJo

4,697 posts

118 months

Wednesday 13th July 2011
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Sounded fantastic heading up the hill at GFoS, possibly one of the loudest cars there biggrin

carsarecool

2,241 posts

141 months

Tuesday 19th July 2011
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joncon said:
just found this on youtube, going up the hill at goodwood !

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v8_-cnLf3SY

cool !
That, is quite stunning..!

Want, hugely!

dxg

4,004 posts

162 months

Tuesday 19th July 2011
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Jay Leno likes it:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_CvVr9jU4I0&fea...

although an "interesting" comment on its handling...

Brisvegas

124 posts

61 months

Tuesday 2nd August 2011
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Review from Fifth Gear.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-_4GZDN6eyU&fea...

Another reviewer left with a grin from ear to ear. 3 wheelers will do that to you. I might just take mine for a spin now.

Tony, Freewheeling

AeroMan

584 posts

147 months

Wednesday 3rd August 2011
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Do you have a Morgan trike? wink

GLLHG

155 posts

68 months

Wednesday 3rd August 2011
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Brian,
Any truth in the rumour that for the trip to the Classic next year, it's you and Head Office in the AeroSS with the 3-wheeler on a tow bar at the rear?
Cheers,
G

PS are you doing this factory thing in Sept?wavey