VA056xx: Austin 1300

Sister car to the identical Morris in 1300, and similarly inspired by Alec Issigonis, this front wheel drive masterpiece made more money than just for the BMC Mini. Running from 1962 to 1974, production (including America) totalled about 1 million before it was Eventually phased out by the Allegro. Having the same basic transverse engine / transmission pack as the Mini, it usefull Hydrolastic front disc brakes and suspension

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