Car Details

MG Metro

United Kingdom

MG Metro

Years Released: 1982 1983 (Item Year pages)
Item released for 2 years.

Car: MG Metro
Number: 77
Information: ---
Category: Cars
Category Details: Classic cars from all eras.
Car Category: Rally
Car Category Details: Point to point auto racing over many different terrains.
Base Colour: White

Colour Details: The perfect colour.
All Colours: White, Blue
Logo & Box Style:

1982 1983

1982 1983
Make: MG
Logo: MG Logo
Logo Years: ---
Make Details: The famous MG sports car name originated from Morris Garages around 1923.
Make Country: United Kingdom
Model: Metro
Model Details: Very popular small car of the 80's and 90's, selling over 1.3 million units.
Model Production Years: 1980 - 1997

Item Ranking:
Current: 457 - December 2023
Previous: 574 - November 2023
Movement: (+117)

Car Year Details (2)

1982 C.303 MG Metro 1982
1983 C.303 MG Metro 1983

All Colours (2)

White The perfect colour. White
Blue Various shades of mid blue. Blue

Item Year Information

1982 An extremely well detailed and decorated model the 13 Austin Metro is the first of the modern styled hatchback cars to be produced by Scalextric. The operating hatchback actually lifts to reveal the interior of the car and its detail. The 1981 season saw the Metro competing in both the Tricentrol British Saloon Car Championships and the Metro Challenge. The two car team sponsored by Datapost, Hepolite and Esso put up some good performances and this Scalextric model is a fine representation of the team cars.
1983 Driven during the Tricentrol series by Richard Longman and Alan Cumow, the Datapost Esso sponsored Metros put up some fine performances, with Longman achieving 5 wins in the 11 race series. The aerodynamic efficiency helps the Metro achieve speeds of up to 122m.p.h. on the track. With its fine detailing, LIFTING HATCHBACK and authentic liveries the Metro is one of the most popular models in the Scalextric range.

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C.303 - MG Metro - 1982
C.303 MG Metro - 1982

C.303 - MG Metro - 1983
C.303 MG Metro - 1983

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