1. Identifying characteristics: Low laid back chrome grill, Headlights integrated with fenders, Windshield wipers on cowl, Three octagonal instrument cluster on dashboard, Bucket seats.

 

MG TF 1954 & 1955, TF 1500 1955

The Minnesota MG T Register

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  1. Production: 9,600 (TF 6,200, TF 1500 3,400)

  2. US list price: $2,250 (1954)

  3. Engine: 4 Cylinder OHV

  4. Identification, XPAG/TF, XPEG/TF 1500

  5. Capacity: TF, 1250 cc; TF 1500, 1500 cc

  6. Output: TF, 57 hp @ 5200 rpm; TF 1500 60 hp @ 5000 rpm

  7. Transmission: 4 speed syncro on top 3 gears.

  8. Wheelbase:: 7’-10”

  9. Track: front, 3’-11 3/8”; rear 4’ 2”

  10. Weight: 1932 lbs

  11. Length: 12’-4”

  12. Width: 4’ 10”

  13. Height: 4’-2” (top up)

  14. Top speed: 80 mph (TF), 85 mph (TF 1500)

  15. Original Colors

  16. Black with Red or Green interior

  17. MG Red with Red interior

  18. Ivory with Red or Green interior

  19. MG (Woodland)Green with Green interior

  20. Birch Grey with Red interior

  21. Miscellaneous

  22. Top and tonneau: tan canvas.

  23. Wheels :Standard, silver painted steel. Optional, silver painted wire.

  24. Carpet: Black cut pile short nap.

  25. Grill insert: Chrome plated.