Sina.com Luxury Car Channel Feature Morgan Roadster V6

Sina Auto’s exclusive photoshoot of the only Morgan V6 Roadaster in Beijing. The photos were taken in the art district 798 in Beijing. Article link in Chinese: http://um.auto.sina.com.cn/news/2011-12-20/1755478.shtml

Morgan Eva GT Latest News

Morgan Motor Company announced today that the EvaGT will not be launched at the Geneva Autoshow 2014.  Charles Morgan of MMC had the following to say: “During the past 6 months, Morgan has secured funding from the Technology Strategy Board (TSB) to allow it to participate in and manage a £1.4 million collaborative project to use revolutionary materials in a chassis application. The project named MagMog consists of 5 partners who are all experts in their relevant fields. The project partners are: · Morgan Motor Company Ltd – Lead Partner in the project · Penso Consulting Ltd – a design house with expertise in several premium sportscar designs. · Superform Aluminium – the current supplier of Morgan Motor Company wings and body panels, Superform have the forming knowledge required to make this project succeed. · Coventry University – Specialists in panel joining and fatigue...

Morgan Cars on Luxury Car panel in Beijing

A Panel discussion on the future of luxury cars was held in Beijing on 1st Dec., organized by 21st Century Media and sponsored by Bentley Motors China. The overall theme was on the growth of the market,  the diverse nature of customer profile, and the opportunity for ‘heritage’ brands to establish themselves in China. The market for luxury cars in China is forecast to be RMB80 billions in 2012. Bentley predicts China to be #1 market in 2012 with over 1500 units to be sold, nearly a doubling of sales from 2011. Aston Martin unveiled a RMB10m limited edition cars to the China market, evidence that luxury cars are now becoming a collectors items well beyond the fashion accessory. MC:    Mr. Xu Feng “Global Entrepreneur” Magazine Editor, Director of Automotive Version of 21st Century Business news report Guest speakers (L to R): Liu Hongcang...

2012 Morgan Plus 8

What do you say when Charles Morgan, of the Morgan Motor Company, asks you if you’d like to drive the companies latest V8 powered sports car? Well, anything other than “yes please!” would be extremely rude. Here, in brief, are my initial impressions of the 2012 Morgan +8;  The first things that impresses you about the reborn Plus 8 are both the ride quality and steering feel. After spending many hours behind the wheel of a standard Aero 8, an Aeromax and a variety of Classic Morgans, the new +8 went straight to the top of the pile in terms of steering precision. The poise is aided by the chassis being closest to the Series 1 Aero and thus with the minimal overhang of the Plus 8 bodywork, the car feels both nimble and lithe (this is also helped by the fact the 2012...