The Morgan Motor Company have made themselves famous for sticking to tradition. But underneath all that old-world bodywork lies a plethora of modern tech – unless you go for one of their retro-models that is. However the Morgan Aero SuperSports is one of their forward-thinking models, and to highlight that fact, it’s being used as the basis for Morgan’s electric car prototypes.
The Morgan +E programme will produce two engineering concept vehicles early in 2012. The 4.8 litre BMW V8 of the Aero SuperSports will be replaced by an electric powertrain driving through a conventional manual gearbox.
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