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Classic Cars - Original Colours From New

Hi,

I am looking for the original colours of the cars listed below, does anyone have any original colour cards or swatches from this period or can anyone help or suggest where I might look

Austin Somerset
Austin A40 Cambridge
Hillman Minx V111
Hillman Minx convertible series 111
Morris Minor [ up to 1957]
MGA
MG TF
Standard 10
Triumph TR2 & 3 [up to 1957]
Vauxhall Velox E type [up to 1955]

Cheers

Alan

Comments

Doc    on 29 July 2007

The unofficial AR site has a forum that may be able to help.

See: www.austin-rover.co.uk/index.htm?fakingitf.htm

nick    on 29 July 2007

The Morris Minor Owners Club with definitely be able to help. I would have thought the owners' clubs would be the first port of call. They're usually only too willing to help.

Altea Ego    on 29 July 2007

As they are all mostly BMC* the museum at gaydon should be your source of info.

www.heritage-motor-centre.co.uk/sectionpages/archi...l

*Whats the vauxhall velox doing in there? That came in rust red only.
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