For Sale: 1961 MG MGA in Lake Hiawatha, New Jersey

Vehicle Description

Take a look at this 1961 MG MGA 1600 MKII Roadster brought to you by Zoom Classic Cars. This British classic is in overall good condition. The MKII version of the 1600 had the increase in engine size to the 1622cc 4 cylinder with increased bore to 76.2 and cylinder head that was also revised with larger valves and re-engineered combustion chambers. Horsepower increased to 90 bhp from the standard 1600 and is situated in a very clean engine compartment. It also had a higher ratio 4:1 rear axle, which made for more relaxed high-speed driving. The 1600 was fitted with front disc brakes and drums in the rear. 4 Speed Manual transmission. The car shows 107,369 miles on the odometer. Extensive repairs were done in 2013 in excess of $12,000 with most work performed on the engine, suspension and brakes including replacing the wheel cylinders. Interior is in decent shape including wood dash and steering wheel. White vinyl seats showing some wear especially on the driver's seat as shown. Instrument panel in tact and in nice shape. Some weatherstripping and felts need repair or replacement around driver's door. Chrome bumpers, badging and insert grille are intact and in overall good condition with some minor pitting and surface rust as shown. Undercarriage is clean with no major rust issues evident just typical surface rust. Body panels all line up nicely and appear to be in solid condition. Green paint is in ok condition with cracking and imperections as shown especially on the trunk lid. Inside the trunk is in very nice condition with spare tire mounted on wire wheel. Car was registered and driven regularly prior to 2021 and was last started in May of this year. According to owner, cars runs and drives very well. New removable white convertible top in excellent condition with Tonneau cover. New knock-off wire wheels. This MGA has beautiful lines and with solid mechanicals is a great candidate for some TLC and a cosmetic refurbishment or can be driven as is. Great first classic car to own as its easy to work on and parts availability is very good. The car has been owned by a British car enthusiast since 1984. Car comes with owners manual and receipts for work perfomed. CAR STORED IN CAPE COD MA. $18,900 OBO. Please call Jeff for more information or to schedule an appointment to see this beautiful import classic.

Vehicle Details

  • 1961 MG MGA
  • Listing ID:CC-1519138
  • Price:$18,900
  • Location:Lake Hiawatha, New Jersey
  • Year:1961
  • Make:MG
  • Model:MGA
  • Exterior Color:Green
  • Interior Color:White
  • Transmission:Manual
  • Engine Size:Inline 4
  • Odometer:107369
  • Stock Number:61MGA1600MKIIJO
  • VIN:3GHML2102876

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Zoom Classic Cars, LLC
144 N. Beverwyck Rd. Suite 148
Lake Hiawatha, NJ 07034
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