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mga coupe

Sale price: £17,500.00 make an offer
Last update: 07.08.2013

Price trends for this listing:
04.06.2013: £11,200.00

Car location: Chichester, United Kingdom
Sale type: Fixed price listing

Technical specifications, photos and description:

Manufacturer: MG
Model: MGA
Year: 1957
Type: coupe
Doors: 2
Color: Red
Seats: 2
Engine: 1,868
Transmission: manual
Fuel: Petrol
Drive side: Right-hand drive
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Owned by me since 2001. I have restored and upgraded the car so as to keep up with modern traffic with ease without compromising on looks. This MG handles superbly. is always garaged and well looked after with all invoices available on file. The time has come however to move onto another vintage project. and I reluctantly have to part with this car. I will be very sad to see it go as it always turns heads. delivers a smile and much conversation.
All vinyl roundels and names on the front wings are removable.  
The car can be viewed at any time in Chichester. West Sussex by contacting me. but the car is listed elsewhere. and will be removed if sold.
Full spec and details below
Paul Hennessy 07885 578 753 pbhennessy@me. com

1860cc Fast Road MGB 5 bearing unit fitted 2005 
Peter Burgess Stage 2 cylinder head. Piper BP270 camshaft
Fully balanced and lightened. including flywheel.

45-DCOE Weber – set up and rolling road tuning by Peter Baldwin. Herts. and maintained by CCK Historic. E Sussex.

5-speed Type 9 (Ford) conversion. with quick-shift lever.

3-Branch LCB manifold. into single pipe. with sports extractor twin silencer.

Disc brake conversion (MGB) at the front with EBC “Greenstuff” pads. Goodridge braided hoses all round. standard drums at rear.

Up-rated lever arm front suspension
Koni shock absorbers at the rear
Fast Road “yellow” polyurethane bushes fitted all round.

5 new 72 spoke competition wheels with Firestone 165/15 tyres.

New modified loom. Racing 12v dry cell battery
Period Lucas spot / driving lamps. reverse light. and fog lights fitted. Battery cut off switch and 12v power feed fitted inside car.

Lumenition Optronic electronic ignition with high performance sports distributor and coil. with Distributor Doctor “red”rotor arm.

Reconditioned radiator. with fitted Kenlowe thermostatic fan. nbsp;
13-row oil cooler.

Re-trimmed interior. new airflex headlining. new door cards. dashboard. parcel shelf in black - piped red
New grey fitted carpet set throughout interior. and boot with spare wheel cover
Richfield long racing seats in red. 5 point harnesses fitted.

Re-bodied 2005 by Maidstone Sports Cars

2 new front wings - steel
2 new rear wings - steel
2 new re-skinned doors – aluminium
2 door B pillar cappings
Sill repair / replacement
New bootlid – aluminium
New bonnet with louvers – aluminium
New nose cone. and front shroud – steel

Full Bare metal re-spray & injected waxoyl and underbody treatment. and full re-fit with photographic record.

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