Joe was able to obtain financial backing for the entire purchase price and took over as president in , retaining the founders as consultants. Ask for a current newspaper to be laying on hood or seat. After production stopped, King Midget Parts Co. Company founders Claud Dry and Dale Orcutt first sold the King Midget as part of their Midget Motors Supply operations in Athens, Ohio. It has a cc vw engine with a 4 speed trans. Ads will run for 60 days or until we are notified to remove it.
Car of the Week: 1959 King Midget
You have the time and finances to pretty much buy anything you want, and you were a rocket scientist, for gosh sake, so you know how to work on pretty much anything you buy. I also make custom panels to order!!!!! They were discontinued in the early s. By the company was forced into bankruptcy. Thanks for your business. In , Alan Conley, of Waverly, Ohio , purchased all the parts and rights to Midget Motors, changing the name to Midget Motors Supply.
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By , they began to use the name Midget Motors Manufacturing Co. In one of his first trips, he broke down about a mile from his house with his wife in the car. After production stopped, King Midget Parts Co. Orders will be resumed October 1, In about , Dry and Orcutt changed the name of their company to Midget Motors Corporation.
King Midget: A Midget Fit for a King?
Description: I also make custom panels to order!!!!! The smallest and most basic King Midget was the Junior model, powered by a 2. You have two belt drives with two forward gears and one reverse. By the company was forced into bankruptcy. This method of direct selling continued for most of the life of the company.