The Morgan Motor Company located in Britain doesn’t change in a
Changing world. Not only is it still independent, but it also makes
Each car by hand. A base model is about $44,000, with some cars
Costing up to $300,000. People wait for over a year to get their
Exclusive hand-built cars with the shell made out of metal and much
Of the vehicle made out of wood. Working on the wood interior,
Workers use metal shears to individually shape a hood because each
Car has to be different. Every year Morgan produces about 600 cars.
The company will celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2011. It has
A long and interesting history, and is still run by the same family:
The Morgans. Founded by Henry Frederick Stanley Morgan known
As “HFS”, it was then run by his son Peter, and is now run by Charles, The son of Peter Morgan.