Since Whitney had purchased her MG Midget, we felt that it did not seem to be at the level of pep a sports car should be at. We were right. When the Midget crossed the Atlantic in , it had left some twenty-one horsepower back home in Abingdon on Thames. United States Federal Emissions standards had choked the Triumph sourced cc engine in the MG from seventy one horsepower, all the way down to fifty. The MG Midget in the U. An enormous air pump was installed which pulled tremendous load from the engine to turn it about. All items that made it very difficult for the four pot to breath.
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Print this page. This thread is from the archive. They seem to work well enough, having spent ages balancing, adjusting mixtures, and generally fettling them as much as practically possible, but I do feel that I am flogging a dead horse for further improvements. In addition, I have no viable fast idle mechanism when on choke, which is a bit of a pain.
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Mile after mile MG cars offer reliability and easy control to their customers. No car possesses a history of enduring precision that stands up to world renowned MG and their popularity is entirely merited. Economy cruisers such as your compact MG Midget are designed to be kept highly tuned so as to continue providing high levels of economy. If a problem develops or a part needs to be replaced, that's not the time to save with a second-rate component.