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 :: Early in the year


Steering column locks fitted as standard equipment on all home market vehicles. Grille badges deleted off Austin/Morris models.

 :: Early in the year


The automatic gear selector was changed to a smaller unit and the selector plate was changed from chrome to black.

 :: September


Morris 1500 and Nomad available with a 5-speed manual gearbox.

 :: October


Austin America revised, now fitted with a thinner side moulding. The side marker lights have a reflector built in. Fitted with a matt black grille with two chrome strips and "America" badging. Engine underwent changes for emission laws, and an updated crankcase breather system was fitted.

 :: Exact date unknown


Innocenti IM3 discontinued.

 :: Exact date unknown


Austin/Morris 1300GT launched in Denmark. Confusingly, the Morris 1300GT was to be sold alongside the Morris Marina GT.


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