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1974 MG MGB

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Manufacturer: MG
Model: MGB
Year: 1974
Type: Other
Color: Burgundy
Mileage: 9,679
Engine: 1.8 Liter I4
Transmission: Manual
Interior Color: Black
Vehicle Title: Clear
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1974 MG MGB
Stock #3659-ATL

1974 MG MGB for Sale

Charlotte Showroom
800 Derita Road.
Suite A
Concord. NC 28027
Local/International:
(704) 598-2130
Toll-Free:
(866) 542-8392
Hours:
Tues - Fri: 9AM - 6PM EST
Sat: 9AM - 5PM EST
Email:
sales-cha@streetsideclassics. com Atlanta Showroom
213 Thornton Rd
Lithia Springs. GA 30122
Local/International:
(678) 279-1609
Toll-Free:
(877) 367-1835
Hours:
Tues - Fri: 9AM - 6PM EST
Sat: 9AM - 5PM EST
Email:
sales-atl@streetsideclassics. com Dallas/Fort Worth Showroom
5400 Sandshell Dr
Fort Worth. TX 76137
Local/International:
(817) 764-8000
Toll-Free:
(855) 877-2707
Hours:
Tues - Fri: 9AM - 6PM CST
Sat: 9AM - 5PM CST
Email:
sales-dfw@streetsideclassics. com Tampa Showroom
4610 Pet Lane
Lutz. FL 33559
Local/International:
(813) 501-1630
Hours:
Tues - Fri: 9AM - 6PM EST
Sat: 9AM - 5PM EST
Email:
sales-tpa@streetsideclassics. com Nashville Showroom
6000 Reliance Drive.
Suite 100
La Vergne. TN 37086
Local/International:
(615) 930-0600
Hours:
Tues - Fri: 9AM - 6PM EST
Sat: 9AM - 5PM EST
Email:
sales-nsh@streetsideclassics. com

VEHICLE SPECIFICATIONS ENGINE:   1. 8 Liter I4 BODY STYLE :   Roadster TRANSMISSION:  
4 Speed Manual
EXTERIOR COLOR:   ODOMETER READING:   9679 INTERIOR COLOR :      

VEHICLE FEATURES & OPTIONS

AM/FM Radio. Cassette Player. Defrost. Removable Hard Top. Front Disc Brakes. Vinyl Interior. Power Steering. Seatbelts

SELLER REMARKS

This 1974 MGB might be the last of the affordable British 2-seaters. Sure. there are still plenty of rust buckets out there. but if a clean. ready-to-enjoy MGB is what you seek. there aren't many cars that deliver more smiles for less cash.



Low-key burgundy actually is one of the better colors on the MGB. particularly the later cars with federalized bumpers. and it gives the car a very upscale look. The paint is old. possibly even original. so there are a few flaws but nobody's going to hassle you for buying a car that looks this good from 10 feet away. Looking in the usual places where these cars have issues. there's no evidence that it was resurrected from a rust bucket and instead features decent gaps. good door fit. and a factory look that suggests this car has led a good life. In short. it's the perfect driver. The big. black bumpers didn't do much to diminish enthusiasm for the sporty MGB when it was new. and looking at this car. it's an easy sin to forgive. especially since they're in such good condition. Items like the lenses. trim rings. and even the windshield surround remain in very good shape and work well on this car. adding some sparkle that belies the car's wallet-friendly price.



Original-style textured black vinyl seats are comfortable and surprisingly cool in the sun. and they look right in the compact cockpit. Again. we're torn on whether this is the original interior or an older replacement set of seat covers. but either way. they're in good shape save for a small ear on the back of the driver's seat. The interior is standard MGB fare. with a sporting 3-spoke steering wheel. traditional Smiths gauges in a flat instrument panel. and a seemingly random array of buttons. levers. knobs. and switches to control the secondary equipment. Thick carpets control noise and heat and there's an AM/FM/cassette stereo head unit in the dash that powers a set of speakers in the front kick panels and another pair in the rear bulkhead. This car is equipped with both the collapsible soft top and removable hard top. a rare option in itself. and the trunk is cleanly finished with a full-sized spare and plenty of clean. original sheetmetal.



The 1. 8 liter MG inline-four delivers spirited performance and a great exhaust note that's typical of traditional British roadsters. The engine bay is tidy and looks very well maintained. and the engine was reportedly rebuilt by the last owner. It offers twin SU carbs for a delightful intake soundtrack and it's been upgraded with a big aluminum radiator up front that's undoubtedly a smart idea. It starts easily and runs great. and you should be prepared to be surprised by the bottom-end torque this little four-cylinder offers. It's just a blast to drive. The 4-speed manual gearbox shifts crisply and clutch action is light. and it includes a very solid-looking underbody that's lived a clean life. Factory MG wheels with black centers and trim rings add a sporting touch and wear appropriately-sized 185/70/14 blackwall radials.



Now is the time. MG lovers. because cars like this won't be getting any more affordable in the future. If you like the elegant look. this is a lot of fun for the money. Call today!

1974 MG MGB for Sale

 

 

1974 MG MGB for Sale

Stock # 3659-ATL  
Charlotte Showroom
800 Derita Road.
Suite A
Concord. NC 28027
Local/International:
(704) 598-2130
Toll-Free:
(866) 542-8392
Hours:
Tues - Fri: 9AM - 6PM EST
Sat: 9AM - 5PM EST
Email:
sales-cha@streetsideclassics. com Atlanta Showroom
213 Thornton Rd
Lithia Springs. GA 30122
Local/International:
(678) 279-1609
Toll-Free:
(877) 367-1835
Hours:
Tues - Fri: 9AM - 6PM EST
Sat: 9AM - 5PM EST
Email:
sales-atl@streetsideclassics. com Dallas/Fort Worth Showroom
5400 Sandshell Dr
Fort Worth. TX 76137
Local/International:
(817) 764-8000
Toll-Free:
(855) 877-2707
Hours:
Tues - Fri: 9AM - 6PM CST
Sat: 9AM - 5PM CST
Email:
sales-dfw@streetsideclassics. com Tampa Showroom
4610 Pet Lane
Lutz. FL 33559
Local/International:
(813) 501-1630
Hours:
Tues - Fri: 9AM - 6PM EST
Sat: 9AM - 5PM EST
Email:
sales-tpa@streetsideclassics. com Nashville Showroom
6000 Reliance Drive.
Suite 100
La Vergne. TN 37086
Local/International:
(615) 930-0600
Hours:
Tues - Fri: 9AM - 6PM EST
Sat: 9AM - 5PM EST
Email:
sales-nsh@streetsideclassics. com

TERMS OF SALE   Vehicle may be sold by Streetside Classic Cars prior to the end of the auction. Streetside Classic Cars reserves the right to end its auctions early or to cancel bids solely at its discretion and shall not be held liable for any such cancellation. The winning bidder is required to contact Streetside Classic Cars within 24 hours after the close of the auction to finalize the details of the transaction. A $500 Paypal deposit is required immediately upon selecting the Buy-It-Now option. The $500 Paypal deposit is non-refundable as ending an eBay auction and not buying the vehicle is very damaging to the seller. Any refunds will be at the sole discretion of Streetside Classic Cars and are not guaranteed. If winning bidder does not contact Streetside Classic Cars and submit deposit within 48 hours of auction close. vehicle may be made available to the next highest bidder or another qualified buyer on a first come. first serve basis. For balance of payment we will accept bank wire transfer (preferred). cashier's check. or personal check (vehicle shipment will be delayed until check clears). Streetside Classic Cars has represented this vehicle to the best of its ability. Prospective bidders are encouraged to contact us directly to provide additional information or answer any questions. Please be aware that all pre-owned vehicles. regardless of age. mileage. or manufacturer are subject to cosmetic wear and mechanical failure. Streetside Classic Cars encourages bidder to have a personal inspection completed prior to delivery to help ensure your satisfaction. Third party inspections are to take place prior to a vehicles shipment or delivery. All vehicles are sold "AS IS" and with no warranties expressed or implied. Final or winning bid price does not include shipping. tax. title. or registration fees. It is the purchaser's responsibility to provide for any state or local taxes and shipping expenses resulting from the sale. We can assist you in delivery through our network of private and commercial carriers. Most of them can deliver the vehicle to your driveway. We assume no responsibility for damages or delays incurred once a vehicle is in a shipper's custody. Streetside Classic Cars bears no liability and shall be held harmless for any complications. expenses. or damages resulting from a failure to meet these terms as they have been set forth and established herein. An additional documentation fee of $199 will be added to the purchase price at the time of sale.

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WE WELCOME INTERNATIONAL BUYERS

As an international buyer. it is as easy to purchase a vehicle from us as it is for any domestic buyer.   Please call or email any one of our showrooms at:

Charlotte Showroom Phone:
001-704-598-2130

Email:
sales-cha@streetsideclassics. com

Atlanta Showroom Phone:
001-678-279-1609

Email:
sales-atl@streetsideclassics. com

Dallas/Fort Worth Showroom Phone:
001-817-764-8000

Email:
sales-dfw@streetsideclassics. com

Tampa Showroom Phone:
001-813-501-1630

Email:
sales-tpa@streetsideclassics. com

Nashville Showroom Phone:
001-615-930-0600

Email:
sales-nsh@streetsideclassics. com

Rest assured. you are dealing with one of the largest classic car dealerships in the United States with one of the largest (500+) vehicles on display. Our sales staff is very knowledgeable and can assist you in every aspect of the purchase.


International buyers welcome!
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If you decide to purchase from us. we require that you give us your complete name. address and phone numbers (home. office. mobile and fax) and a port of entry that handles containers. We do not ship vehicles open (RORO: Roll On Roll Off) due to risk of damage to vehicle and theft of parts.

All international purchases must be paid by bank wire transfer in US Dollar funds only.

Once we have received the funds. we will prepare the car for international shipment through one of our approved land and ocean carriers. We file all the necessary documents for export. deliver the car to a US port. secure it in containers and board an ocean carrier. We can land a vehicle to any port worldwide handling container traffic. We export cars regularly and are familiar with export requirements. You. or your agent. are responsible for Custom clearing the vehicle and registration in your own country.

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