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1953 MG TD

Sale price: £29,995.00 make an offer
Last update: 04.08.2016

Car location: Malton, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Seller's notes: See description.
Sale type: Fixed price listing

Technical specifications, photos and description:

Manufacturer: MG
Model: TD
Year: 1953
Type: Sports/Convertible
Doors: 2
Color: White
Seats: 2
Transmission: Manual
Fuel: Petrol
Drive side: Right-hand drive
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1953 MG TD for sale

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This MG TD was brought into the UK just three years ago and has been subject of a comprehensive restoration. On arrival into the UK the MG was fully stripped down and the wood frame rebuilt as required. The main body rails. A posts. rear body rail. under dash and main dash section were all replaced with new timber. A brand new Ford Type 9 five speed gearbox along with a new propshaft. pedal box. RHD steering rack and full wiring harness were fitted and the engine checked and only required new cam followers and camshaft.

Mechanically our TD is first class and is excellent to drive. The MG has had new brake seals all round. new brake cylinders. new master cylinder. new brake reservoir and new brake shoes front and rear. The TD has had all new flexi brake pipes. new handbrake cable and further mechanical improvements to include new exhaust mountings. new electric fan. electronic fuel pump. electronic ignition. new fuel lines. rebuilt carbs and alternator.

837 YUA is beautifully presented and has been treated to a high quality re-paint in Old English White. The body was structurally excellent on arrival in the UK and required no metal work or welding.   The body was flatted down. professionally prepared and finished with a stunning glass finish. The underside was steam cleaned and painted. chrome work largely very good and only required replacement over riders. The interior was fully re-furbished with new foam bases. brand new Green leather. dash cover. door and side panels and new carpets. If desired. we will change the new Red carpets that have been fitted by the last owner. A new double duck Tan hood has been fitted and the MG also comes with new sidescreens and full tonneau cover.

The MG has most recently been owned by a long term customer who has enjoyed covering local miles over recent months. The TD is beautifully presented. is terrific to drive with excellent handling. a strong engine delivering impressive performance and the new five speed gearbox really enhances the drive at higher speeds.  

Please note there are additional photographs on our own website (Classic & Sportscar Centre). All cars that we sell are supplied with 12 months MOT. a service and function check at our sister company Malton Coachworks who are specialists in mechanical preparation and restoration of classic cars. A link to our website does not comply with eBay rules so please feel free to look us up on Google. Part exchanges are welcomed. if you would like to get a price then please contact Andrew Welham on: 01944 758 000.

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