MG is British automaker. It is a part of Rover Group. The company produces sport versions of famous Rover models.
William Morris (1877-1963) was one of the founders of brand. He started his career in 90-ies of XIX as motorcycles mechanic and later begun to sale new cars. He was very successful on this field and by 1910 he became an owner of "Morris Garage" - the largest cars dealer in Oxford. Three years later he implemented another idea - in Crawley city near Oxford was issued the first car of Morris brand.
After the First World War Morris cars gained great popularity in Britain.
At present, MG company, as well as its owner Rover company is bought by Chinese SAIC.