Saloon, convertible, Californian coupè, estate car.
Last of the regular flathead Minxes, though watch it, 1955's Phase VIII Special (solely saloons and estates) is really only a leftover sidevalve '54 with simplified trim and low-ratio back end. You can tell a VII by the combination of the '53 grille with longer rear wings and a bigger boot Only convertibles and Californians of any interest.
- 1265cc (S4 SV)
- Front engine, rear-wheel drive
- Production dates:
- 1953 to 1954
- Number produced: