King Midget was a micro car produced between 19by the Midget Motors Corporation. Although the company started out by offering a kit to build the car, they soon added completely-assembled cars and later only offered completed cars.Body style: 2-door convertible. Claud Dry and Dale Orcutt first sold King Midget as part of their Midget Motors Supply operations in Athens, Ohio. By 1948, they began to use the name Midget Motors Manufacturing Co., too. In about 1956, Dry and Orcutt changed the name of their company to Midget Motors Corporation.
May 10, 2016 · King Midget’s Model I rolled out in 1946 and was followed in 1951 by the Model II, which gained some popularity via its clever marketing slogan: “The 500-pound car for $500.” You could buy the Model II in kit form or fully assembled. The company took a leap in 1957, when the King Midget Model III took to the streets. King Midget Restoration. We've been serving the needs of the Midget Motors community now for 15 years. We supply original Model 1,2 &3 parts, and we also fabricate in-house custom parts, we find third party sources, & we outsource a.
Welcome to the official website of The International King Midget Car Club, Inc. Our club honors the unique and time-honored King Midget vehicles. We hope you enjoy your stay and consider joining our club or visiting us at our Annual Jamboree. Lee Seats - President. Company founders Claud Dry and Dale Orcutt first sold the King Midget as part of their Midget Motors Supply operations in Athens, hio. By 1948, hey began to use the name Midget Motors Manufacturing Co., oo. In about 1956, ry and Orcutt changed the name of their company to Midget Motors Corporation.
King Midget. 266 likes. We sell Car Parts for Old King Midget Cars that need restoration! call us at 419-663-9287 Grandma Beebe and Matt will be glad Followers: 264. 1952 King Midget Model 2 For Sale or Trade This is a nicely restored, drively quality second model of the Ohio-made King Midget, a two passenger convertible offered either fully assembled or as a kit, powered by the 7.5 horsepower Wisconsin AENL engine.