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Abingdon-on-Thames, also known as Abingdon on Thames or just Abingdon, is a historic market town and civil parish in the ceremonial county of Oxfordshire, England.
The Austin-Healey Sprite is a small open sports car which was produced in the United Kingdom from 1958 to 1971.
Austin Motor Company's small straight-4 automobile engine, the A-Series, is one of the most common in the world.
British Leyland was an automotive engineering and manufacturing conglomerate formed in the United Kingdom in 1968 as British Leyland Motor Corporation Ltd (BLMC), following the merger of Leyland Motors and British Motor Holdings.
The British Motor Corporation Limited (BMC) was a UK-based vehicle manufacturer, formed in early 1952 to give effect to an agreed merger of the Morris and Austin businesses.
Engine tuning is an adjustment, modification of the internal combustion engine, or modification to its control unit, otherwise known as its ECU (Engine Control Unit).
Formula Junior is an open wheel formula racing class first adopted in October 1958 by the CSI (International Sporting Commission, the part of the FIA that then regulated motorsports).
In automotive design, an FR, or front-engine, rear-wheel-drive layout is one where the engine is located at the front of the vehicle and driven wheels are located at the rear.
The inline-four engine or straight-four engine is a type of inline internal combustion four-cylinder engine with all four cylinders mounted in a straight line, or plane along the crankcase.
MG, the initials of Morris Garages, is a British automotive marque registered by the now defunct MG Car Company Limited,The M.G. Car Company Limited, incorporated 21 July 1930.
The MG D-type "Midget" is a sports car that was produced by MG in 1931 and 1932.
The MG F and MG TF are mid-engined, rear wheel drive roadster cars that were sold under the MG marque by three manufacturers between 1995 and 2011.
The MG J-type is a sports car that was produced by MG from 1932 to 1934.
The MG M-type (also known as the MG Midget) is a sports car that was produced by the MG Cars from April 1929 to 1932.
The MGA is a sports car that was produced by MG from 1955 to 1962.
The MG T series is a range of body-on-frame open two-seater sports cars with very little weather protection that were produced by MG from 1936 to 1955.
Midget cars, also speedcars in Australia, is a class of racing cars.
The Mini is a small economy car produced by the English-based British Motor Corporation (BMC) and its successors from 1959 until 2000.
The Morris Marina is a car that was manufactured by Austin-Morris division of British Leyland from 1971 until 1980.
Peugeot is a French automotive manufacturer, part of Groupe PSA.
The Peugeot 204 is a small family car produced by the French manufacturer Peugeot between 1965 and 1976.
Pininfarina S.p.A. (short for Carrozzeria Pininfarina) is an Italian car design firm and coachbuilder, with headquarters in Cambiano, (Metropolitan City of Turin), Italy.
Badge engineering, sometimes called rebadging, is the practice of applying a different badge or trademark (brand, logo or manufacturer's name/make/marque) to an existing product (e.g., an automobile) and subsequently marketing the variant as a distinct product.
A roadster (spider or spyder) is an open two-seat car with emphasis on sporting appearance or character.
Norma Ann Sykes (19 May 1936 – 24 November 2016), better known as Sabrina or Sabby, was a 1950s English glamour model who progressed to a minor film career.
A sports car, or sportscar, is a small, usually two-seater, two-door automobile designed for spirited performance and nimble handling.
Sports Car Market is a magazine based in Portland, Oregon that covers the auctions of vehicles and other aspects of car collecting.
The Sprite Car Club of Australia is a club founded in 1960 for owners and enthusiasts of Austin-Healey Sprites and MG Midget cars.
SU carburettors are a brand of carburettor of the constant depression type.
The Motor (later, just Motor) was a British weekly car magazine founded on 28 January 1903 and published by Temple Press.
The Triumph Spitfire is a small British two-seat sports car, introduced at the London Motor Show in 1962.