Morris Series II – A Bridge Not Too Far
Erin McCarty

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The 1939 Morris Series II that appears in the September/October 2013 issue of Vintage Truck might have continued to rust in a British junkyard if not for Norman Reynolds of Southhampton. “I had to make sure my wife was out of the house when the old truck arrived,” said Reynolds. “Otherwise, she would have given me hell for bringing home such a wreck.” … Read the rest of the story…

Austin – A Minor by Any Other Name
Erin McCarty

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The 1969 Austin 8cwt that appears in the September/October 2012 issue of Vintage Truck magazine is owned by Kenny May of Penhook, Virginia, who found the truck while visiting his native United Kingdom. Morris Minors was folded into the British Leyland Motor Co. in the late 1960s, and it was decided that all sedans from that point on would carry the Morris badge, and all commercial vehicles would sport the Austin badge – until production ceased in 1971. … Read the rest of the story…