Timeline > 1971


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 :: Early in the year


The Innocenti Austin I5 replaces the I4 models.

 :: January


Production of the Austin 1300 begins in Spain.

 :: 24th April


Morris Traveller replaced in Spain by the Austin 1300 Countryman.

 :: September


Mk3 1100/1300 models launched. Featuring a revised matt Black grille. 1100 two door de luxe were models fitted with a single chrome bar, 1100 super de luxe and 1300 models were fitted with a cluster of three bars. A revised mock wood dashboard featuring two round dials was also fitted.

 :: September


Austin America discontinued.

 :: September


Morris saloon cars are discontinued in the UK, however, the Morris 1300 Traveller still available.

 :: September


MG 1300 discontinued, and is only available in CKD form for export only.

 :: 16th September


MGS (also known as MG S 1300) is launched in Spain.

 :: October


Austin Apaché announced to the press in South Africa.

 :: 26th November


Austin Apaché launched in South Africa.

 :: Exact date unknown


Austin 1300 Special launched in Yugoslavia (twin carburettor engine).

 :: Exact date unknown


MG 1300 production Chile discontinued.

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