These came with engines, but no body and not even any plans for a body. The Model 2 King Midget was a basic vehicle with a hand start cable on the left, outside behind the seat. The Mochet name has long been associated with cyclecars and microcars. As time progressed, other improvements evolved. Please call Anthony in the Ohio area at or by emailing me at tonyzehe hotmail.
Today, more information about the King Midget is made available by members of the King Midget Car Club, which offers books on the history of the cars, an annual gathering of fans and owners, and information about spare parts, repairs, vendors, and restoration. Chrysler, and the even more hapless Desoto, tried to devolve the Airflow stylistically, giving it more conventional grill and raising the trunk into a kind of bustle some later models were named Airstream , but the damage was done. A Hummer dealership was torched in Southern California. They were discontinued in the early s. The piece de resistance, Jag affixed hideous rubber bumpers — Dagmars, really — in a lame attempt to meet 5-mph bumper standards.
American Car Books | AMC | Studebaker | Nash | Jeep | Packard
To place a "for sale" ad, you must be a current member of the club. Cast from an original authentic Model 1 reconditioned aluminum grille. The unit-body, which was welded for increased strength, was continued throughout to the end of production. Manufactured by the Midget Motor Corporation in Athens, [ Please note that the cars or exhibit items shown in this database are part of our collection but may not be on display when you visit.
Comes with small trailer that pulls behind King Midget for shopping as well as a specially built trailer f [ The original King Midget was a single passenger car that resembled a midget racer. Both models could carry two people and featured a built-in package compartment. Like the first model, this was available as a kit or fully assembled. Top speed was between 45 and 50 mph, depending on the weight of the driver.