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Click on a year below to see what changes were made to the 11/1300 range. Where additional content is available to view, a link is placed for your convenience.

 
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 :: 17th February


 

The Morris 1100 was launched in Australia. Complete with 37 modifications to make it suitable for the Australian terrain, including a modified interior for greater comfort.

 
 :: Spring


 

Vanden Plas production begins.

 
 :: July


 

Subframe mounting rubbers underwent major changes. The area was increased and changed from butyl to natural rubber in order to overcome variations in acoustic quality conditioned by climatic changes and to obtain more easily bonding quality in manufacture.

 
 :: September


 

Diaphragm spring clutch replaces coil spring clutch, better heater fitted, crush style sun visors fitted. A plastic framed mirror was also fitted for safety reasons.

 
 :: Exact date unknown


 

The Innocenti I4 was launched at the Torino Motor Show. The front end styling was very similar to the Morris 1100 sold in the UK. It was fitted with the straight eight bar grille and similar side lamps. The vehicle also benefits from side repeater lamps and an improved front bumper.

 

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