The new Morgan Plus 8 makes use of technology from the aircraft industry to achieve an unladen weight of only 1100kgs.
This makes the Plus 8 the lightest V8 passenger car in the world approved to European safety standards. The car also has one of the stiffest chassis of all the convertible roadsters available today.
The Plus 8 is also the only Classic Morgan available with a six speed automatic transmission. This can be operated in two modes, ‘Sport’ and ‘Auto’.
Engine – BMW 4799CC V8
Gearbox – ZF auto 6spd
Max Power – 270kw (367 bhp)
Max Torque – 490Nm (370 lb/ft)
Performance 0 – 62 – 4.5 seconds
Top Speed – 155mph (249 kph)
Power to weight – 315 bhp / tonne
Urban mpg – 17 mpg (16.4l /100km)
Extra urban – 36 mpg (7.9l /100km)
Combined – 26 mpg (11.0 /100km)
Co2 – 256 g/km
The Plus 8 is available in a number of attractive Standard Colours below, or can be customized with upto 30,000 paint options.
Morgan cars can be customized. To see a list of Options for the Plus 8 click here.