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The Metropolitan was made in England by Austin-Fisher Ludlow to Nash specifications. America's first sub-compact car.
It was Modeled after the 1950 Nash Rambler. Possibly the cutest car of all time.
I have some Met Light sets for sale on my Toys For Sale Page
From 1954 sales Brochure
1954 Met at the Race track
Raleigh Speedway North Carolina.
Endurance tests 1467 miles in 24 hours @ 61 miles an hour. Met averaged 41 miles per gallon @ 35 miles per hour in another 24 hour test. (These are video clips)
Hot wheels Met Dragster
I have some For Sale on my AMC Goodies For Sale Page
Warning! Danger! A giant Robot is after my Met...
(fun on my kitchen floor)
PeeWee's 1958 Met in front of The Cleaver's house. From 1985 Life Magazine
Austin A-40 motor 42 HP (52 HP after 1956)
I like this Post card because it says, "see it at your Hudson dealer". Some Metropolitan's had the Hudson badge in the grill (little else was differant from Nash/Rambler ones.), and were sold at Hudson dealers.
1998 3Com US Robotics modem ad. Mets, Gremlins and Pacers seem to show up in alot of ads lately.
1961 Met ad.
From 1954 brochure
Met Cookie Jar
Popular Mechanics Cover
Met sketch by Bill Flajole , the Mets designer.
Popular Science Cover
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