Morris Minor Traveller 1953-71, 1953 Morris Minor Traveller Estate introduced, based on the Series 2 Minor with a 30 bhp 803 cc engine. It had exposed ash framework, a hinged rear seat and a compartment beneath the boot floor housing the spare wheel and toolkit. October 1954 New horizontal grille fitted and sidelights moved to the wings. Body-coloured dashboard got a central instrument dial. October 1956 Renamed Minor Traveller 1000 with larger 948 cc engine, improved gearbox and single-piece windscreen. De Luxe models had over-riders, leather trim.