Morgan To Launch The Super Sports Threewheeler

The legendary English company Morgan Motor Co., well-known for keeping the faith of traditional sport cars construction, is about to launch in 2011 a Super Sports Threewheeler powered by a  V-Twin motorcycle engine hanging off its nose just like the Cycle Cars that it manufactured between 1911 to 1952.

The machine is getting a 1,800 cc Harley-Davidson Screamin’ Eagle engine that will churn 100 hp and a five-speed transmission from Mazda. The Morgan Super Sports, will accelerate from zero to 60 mph in 4.5 seconds and have a top speed of 115 mph.

Styling is inspired by the Super Sport Aeros that Morgan built from 1927 to 1939 and at the time famous on English race tracks and on back roads for their power, reliability and easy handling. Body work will be made of super-formed aluminum and although minimalist, interior will feature top quality leather seats and side panels. Dashboard will be treated in black anodizing with aircraft-style toggle switches and a starter button inspired by the style of aircraft bomb release mechanism. The Super Sports will be equipped with aero screens but no other standard weather protection. Morgan will propose a wide range of custom accessories for his 3-wheeler, including weatherproof clothing and specially made luggage. Price to be confirmed should be around  £25,000 (about $40,000) Morgan Motor Co.

16 Responses to “Morgan To Launch The Super Sports Threewheeler”

  1. 1 Josh Nov 6th, 2010 at 8:13 am


  2. 2 André Nov 6th, 2010 at 8:34 am

    Combining US and UK tradition on 3 wheels (not 2, not 4) into something amazing. Going back to the 1930’s with modern engineering.

    Just great.

  3. 3 Mike Greenwald Nov 6th, 2010 at 9:12 am

    Surely looks like Pete Larson’ work.

  4. 4 LENNY SINNET ASTC PERFORMANCE Nov 6th, 2010 at 9:29 am

    The original morgan 3 wheeler is rare in the united states the only one I have seen was owned by Mel Magnet and was in the Riveria Primo world headquarters. Very unusual and worth checking out.

  5. 5 Dave Blevins Nov 6th, 2010 at 11:10 am

    Pretty cool.

  6. 6 bigitch Nov 6th, 2010 at 12:10 pm

    and there are those guys in seattle that make the same thing… for a whole lot less. can’t remember their web site but i will

  7. 7 Johnny Cheapo Nov 6th, 2010 at 12:55 pm

    Do you mean the ACE? $8,000 and up

  8. 8 Johnny Cheapo Nov 6th, 2010 at 12:56 pm

    $48,000 and up

  9. 9 Sam Nov 7th, 2010 at 6:14 am

    Leaman and HD Trikes watch out the end is near

  10. 10 Steve 'brewdude' Garn Nov 7th, 2010 at 10:17 am

    always wanted a Morgan. I have had several English cars and they were always one of my favorites.

  11. 11 Nov 7th, 2010 at 11:15 am

    Sounds like Everyone is going to get what they want, although, they don’t want to pay the Price!! Looks like America is where they are targeted, LHD, as shown.

  12. 12 maroco Nov 8th, 2010 at 3:58 pm

    Incredible, past end present together in armony.

  13. 13 jatinder pal Nov 10th, 2010 at 11:39 am

    Now this is new,innovative,beautiful……very rare combination.

    Loved the Morgans always.

  14. 14 Sea-ox customs Nov 20th, 2010 at 10:26 am

    Totally SICK!!! I love it. I could see my parents or even someone grand parents cruising down the highway in that enjoying life. Great work.

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