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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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 :: 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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