Years of Manufacture: 1956 - 1962

Number Produced: 9,922

Chassis Number Range: 20,671 - 108,662

Designer: Albert Sydney (Syd) Enever

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MGA Coupé Original Colours

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Please note that there were production inconsistencies during this period, so colours should be chosen on individual basis.

Black Red, Green, Beige, Red Red, Green, Beige, Red
Orient Red Red, Black Red
Chariot Red Red, Beige, Black Red, Beige, Red
Island Green / Ash Green Grey, Black Grey, Green
Mineral Blue Grey, Black Grey, Blue
Iris Blue Black Light Blue
Alamo Beige Red Red
Dove Grey Red Red
Old English White Red, Black Red, White

Information from: Clausager, A. (1993) Original MGA – The Restorer’s Guide to all Roadster and Coupé models including Twin Cam – Bay View Books Ltd.

MGA Coupe Original Colours supplied by John Skinner Ltd:

Main Trim Colour:


Piping Colour:

Colour names refer to internal John Skinner Ltd colour names, not the names MG originally used for these colours.

Please request a sample for final colour confirmation as these images may be misleading.

MGA Coupé Trim Panels

Trim Panel Kit

MGA Coupe Trim Panel Kit

Illustration Reference: 01 - 08

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Hardboard, Millboard, Piping

  • This kit includes all the main panels and re-trim kits for the Coupé MGA. Includes items 01 to 08 listed below.

Door Panels: Main

MGA Coupe Door Panels: Main

Illustration Reference: 01

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Hardboard, Foam

  • Pre-cut and trimmed Hardboard Panels, including Upper Section with stitch detail.
  • Includes pre-cut loose material to line the inside of the Door Panel.

Quarter "B" Post Panels

MGA Coupe Quarter

Illustration Reference: 03

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Millboard

  • Pre-cut and trimmed Millboard Panels for your Rear Wheel Arch Quarter Panel area.

A Post Footwell Panels

MGA Coupe A Post Footwell Panels

Illustration Reference: 04

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Union Cloth, Millboard

  • Pre-cut and trimmed Millboard Panels for the A Post Footwell area.
  • Includes pre-cut and trimmed Pockets.

Rear Parcel Shelf

MGA Coupe Rear Parcel Shelf

Illustration Reference: 05

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Hardboard

  • Pre-cut & trimmed Hardboard Panels for the Rear Parcel Shelf area.

Cover Panels

MGA Coupe Cover Panels

Illustration Reference: 06

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Millboard

  • Pre-cut, creased and trimmed Millboard Panels for the lower cover panel section of the A Post Footwell area.

Dash Board & Trim Roll Kit

MGA Coupe Dash Board & Trim Roll Kit

Illustration Reference: 07

Materials: Leather, Vinyl

  • Pre-cut loose materials for re-trimming the Dash Board and Trim Crash Rolls.

Trim Roll Piping Kit

MGA Coupe Trim Roll Piping Kit

Illustration Reference: 08

Materials: Vinyl, Piping

  • Pre-cut and sewn piping for the trim crash roll areas, to fill in between panels and bodywork.

Headliner Lining Kit

MGA Coupe Headliner Lining Kit

Illustration Reference: 13

Materials: PVC

  • Pre-cut and sewn Headliner for the roof lining.

Trim Panel Fixing Kit

MGA Coupe Trim Panel Fixing Kit

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Metal

  • Fixing Clips used to attach your main Trim Panels to the bodywork of your car.

MGA Coupé Seat Covers & Hardware

Front Seat Cover Kit

MGA Coupe Front Seat Cover Kit

Illustration Reference: 09

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Foam

  • Fully Sewn material covers for Re-Trimming the Front Seat Cushions and Backrests.

Seat Cushion Foams

MGA Coupe Seat Cushion Foams

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Foam

  • Moulded Foam for the Front Seat Cushions covers.

Seat Backrest Padding Kit

MGA Coupe Seat Backrest Padding Kit

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Rubberised Horsehair

  • Pre-cut rubberised horsehair for padding the Backrest Seat Covers.

Seat Backrest Boards

MGA Coupe Seat Backrest Boards

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Plywood

  • Pre-cut plywood panels for the Front Seat Backrest backs.

Centre Cushion Armrest Kit

MGA Coupe Centre Cushion Armrest Kit

Illustration Reference: 10

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Foam

  • Fully sewn materials for the Centre Cushion Armrest.
  • Includes pre-cut Foam for the padding of the Armrest.

Seat Wadding Kit

MGA Coupe Seat Wadding Kit

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Foam

  • Used to “pad out” small areas of the Seat Covers that the Foams cannot fill, for best results.

Seat Clips

MGA Coupe Seat Clips

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Metal

  • “U” Shaped Black Seat Clips, to help Re-Trimming your Seat Covers.

MGA Coupé Carpets & Flooring

Carpet Set

MGA Coupe Carpet Set

Illustration Reference: 11

Materials: Wool, Nylon, Karvel

  • Pre-cut, and edged with Binding, Carpet pieces for the main cockpit of your car.
  • Binding / Edging to original specification.
  • Gearbox parts have sewn materials on edged for attaching to the bodywork.
  • Includes “Ribbed” Heelpads on the Drivers and Passenger Side Front Floor carpets.

Underfelt Kit

MGA Coupe Underfelt Kit

Illustration Reference: 11

Materials: Felt

  • Pre-cut Felt Sound Proofing for under the carpets.

Boot / Trunk Carpet Kit

MGA Coupe Boot / Trunk Carpet Kit

Illustration Reference: 15

Materials: Wool, Nylon

  • Pre-cut and sewn materials to cover the Boot / Trunk floor and sides.
  • Includes sewing to accommodate the Petrol Fuel Pump.

Spare Wheel Cover

MGA Coupe Spare Wheel Cover

Illustration Reference: 14

Materials: Leather, Vinyl, Wool, Nylon, Hardura

  • Pre-cut, edged and sewn materials creating a Spare Wheel Cover.
  • Options for Hardura and / or Carpet.

Carpet Fixing Kit

MGA Coupe Carpet Fixing Kit

Illustration Reference: N/A

Materials: Metal

  • Fixing clips used to attach your Carpet Set to the bodywork of your car.