1974 MG MGB for Sale. 1800 cc 4 cylinder engine, detailed engine bay and underside, 4 speed manual transmission, front disc brakes, 14" steel wheels with radial tires, red exterior with black convertible top and boot, working gauges, 6000 red line tachometer, radio delete. The final year for the chrome bumper MGB, and a beautiful British Sports Car that is ready for fun!
This 1963 model was in storage for 35 years, but has been nicely restored and driven only 51,000 miles since new
By the mid-1970s, the MGB was getting long in the tooth. The sports car had grown heavier due to DOT crash regulations.
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I owned two MGBs long ago — a spanking new ’78 and an old ’73 — but both were gone from me by the year 1985.
The classic MGB has always been an attractive and affordable choice for sports-car fans, but with one complaint: it could use more power.
When the talk turns to affordable classic sports cars, the first one considered is often the MGB, Britain’s most-successful roadster.
Extremely popular in its day, the MGB of Great Britain has never had great value as a collector car.
MG is the moniker for “Morris Garages” of Oxford, England, which began in 1924 or 1925 at a dealer of Morris brand vehicles.
‘Flip Sides’ might be tough to copy, but ‘hoods up’ is a start