Classic Cars for Sale on Car and Classic UK.

CLASSIC CARS



RMC Classics - ccts4148 Login
Website Contact Links
RMC ClassicsRMC Classics
Manchester Lancashire

tel: 07746 715437     
web: http://www.rmc-classics.co.uk
LIVE adverts (1)

1972 MGB GT - Red, Restored - reliable car - MGBGT MG BGT SOLD

Sold by RMC Classics
More pics here: - details above

There’s nothing quite like an early 70s MGB GT, is there? The perfect mix between 60s sportscar design and the refinements of the later cars. These cars are a fantastic investment, with prices dramatically rising all of the time.This car is no exception, and I feel you’ll struggle to find a better one in this sort of price range. It’s had a great deal of work during its life, which I will detail throughout the ad. MOT until March 2018, and the past five MOTs, since the restoration, have had no advisories.

The car was subject to a full restoration around 5,000 miles ago, which included the following:

·    Full bodywork and structural restoration, which included a full respray.
·    New front and rear bumpers and over-riders
·    New seat covers, dashboard repaint and new carpet set
·    An engine rebuild (machining work done by Cleasbys of Durham)
·    New clutch, thrust bearing and hydraulics
·    Unleaded head conversion
·    New wheels and tyres
·    12v battery conversion, battery now located in the engine bay.
·    New rear springs and shocks
·    Brakes rebuilt
·    …and much more!

The car has been used as a reliable and regular car for local use. It’s not a show car, but does present nicely, as you can see from the pictures. If you’re looking for a car to use and enjoy, that you’re not afraid to use, then this is probably the one for you!

The car fires up beautifully idles healthily. It pulls strongly and sounds great. I drove the car 160 miles back from Durham with no issues – the car doesn’t appear to use any oil or water. Oil pressure is spot-on, and the car does not overheat. The overdrive gearbox is nice and tight and does not jump out of gear. The rear axle is nice and quiet, with no clunks or whines.

Bodily, the car presents nicely. It was repainted a few years ago and has a good shine. Of course, as it’s a few years now since the car was painted, there are a few little imperfections – for example, a couple of bits of blistering here and there, which you should be able to see in the pictures - but nothing to worry about at all. It’s not a concourse car! The chromework is excellent and has been replaced recently – front grille included. New Minilite type wheels have recently been fitted, along with new tyres all round. The car appears to be nice solid underneath – again, no advisories on any of the tests since the full restoration.

The interior is a nice place to be. The car had new seat covers, carpets, etc, so it’s in good all-round condition. The door cards are the originals, so aren’t like new, but they’re not bad at all.

The engine bay is very clean and tidy (and body colour), and could be detailed to make it even nicer. The engine has been painted in BMC green and looks brilliant. K&N air filters have been fitted, along with an alloy rocker cover. Twin air horns are fitted – people can certainly hear you coming!

There’s quite a bit of old paperwork with the car, including photographs of the rebuild. There are also a couple of boxes full of spares which the new owner is welcome to take. There’s even a full litre of red paint to match the car, so there’s plenty left for anything needing doing in years to come.

As stated, it’s not a concourse bare-metalled show winner, but it’s a good, serviceable car that hasn’t been ‘tarted up’ too much throughout its life.

Price £4650 As stated
Ad Type For Sale
Category Classic Cars
Make MG
Model MGB GT
  BGT
Year 1972
Country UK
Region Lancashire
Telephone 07746 715437
Status Trade
E-mail
Date 17-Jul-2017
Ref C893206
 

Similar Adverts
1973 MGB GT V8 - 1st Commissioned
19
1973 MGB GT V8 - 1st Commissioned

This MGB was the first production MGB GT V8 to be commissioned (the step before a car was Mounted on the Assembly line) and it is confirmed in terms of chassis number, it was the first car number.....

  • £39995
  • 24-Sep-2019
  • Surrey
  • Trade
1978 MG-B GT Pageant Blue

Historic vehicle - tax exempt. MOT exempt but has full MOT till 29/8/20 (no advisories). 81,960 miles on the clock. At some time in the past it had a new floor pan, sills, petrol tank and fuel sender,.....

  • £2500
  • 26-Sep-2019
  • Surrey
  • Private
1970 MG MGB GT

1970 MG MGB GT

The more practicable MGB with a rear seat. The car has the factory 1,8-liter engine making 94 brake horsepower from the factory and a 4-speed manual transmission with synchro on.....

  • £12700
  • 18-Oct-2019
  • UK
  • Trade
1970 MGB GT and Roadster

Restoration and sales of classic MGs

  • £50
  • 27-Aug-2019
  • Surrey
  • Trade
1967 Always looking for quality MG's

We are always looking for nice clean MG stock, Midgets, BGTs, Roadsters, MG 1100s, Magnettes, MGA's etc
Instant decisions with prompt payment and same day payment either by bank transfer or cash.
Please.....

  • £1
  • 13-Sep-2019
  • Surrey
  • Trade
1966 MGB GT MK1 for sale

Full restoration required for this early and quite rare MK1 GT. Castle sections and sills are good, comes with original aluminium bonnet and interior, non overdrive gearbox.
Will be a valuable asset.....

  • £2100
  • 14-Sep-2019
  • Surrey
  • Trade
1975 MGBGT V8 Recreation 5 year old Heritage sheell

MGBGT V8 Recreation built into a 5 year old Heritage Bodyshell.
This car is in build now and will be completed by the summer. Lots of new parts already fitted.
New front brake calipers, new grooved.....

  • £17500
  • 01-Sep-2019
  • Surrey
  • Trade
1967 MG MGB GT

1967 MG MGB GT

Nice MG MGB GT in decidable color combination. The more practical MGB designed by the famous Italian design firm and coachbuilder Pininfarina better known for the design of memorable.....

  • £12600
  • 14-Sep-2019
  • UK
  • Trade
1981 MGB GT V8 SEC - UNIQUE! NOW BACK IN THE UK

This is a very unique car, the only one.


MGB GT V-8 SEC - SPECIAL EDITION CLASSIC !!!


This is one of only five Abingdon Classic Cars factory built new SEC cars,

Out of the five, only.....

  • £35000
  • 13-Oct-2019
  • Germany
  • Private
  • £5999
  • 25-Aug-2019
  • Surrey
  • Trade