"I did want to let
everyone know that I was really impressed by the number of serious inquiries
about the car we received from running an ad with you. If you ever need
someone to recommend the effectiveness of advertising on your site and
newsletter, I would be glad to tell them how easy and effective it was. - Nell
"The 1964 MGB I had advertised on your site has been sold. I
received over 10 responses to the ad and the purchaser was one of them. Your
site provided great exposure and serious buyers, thanks! Bill Kuehrmann, St.
Original owner ( 8/30/67). Comprehensive restoration in 1985, still shows
well. Original unmodified condition with chrome wire wheels, nice red leather
interior and BMC AM Radio. No overdrive. $8,995. Please contact at
MGB Roadster Collection. 3 roadsters. 1971 harvest
gold, 1974 burgundy, 1979 Russet. All refurbished roadworthy vehicles and much
more. I also have many used parts for MGBs (1969 -'79). Cars are prices from
$5000 to $8000. Maintained by retired BMC technician. Prices from $5000 to
$8000. Bob at 304-268-9440. WV**
1970 MGB-GT. One owner since 1985. Garaged entire
time. Fully restored, no rust. New interior, head liner, rebuilt engine w/approx
8300 miles; radials w/knock-off hubs. 4 speed; New transmission; Runs great.
Answers to the name "Elizabeth". Contact Toni Sparks, Asking $15,000 which is
negotiable. 719-359-2410 or email at
firstname.lastname@example.org . CO*
1971 MGB roadster. British Blue.
Excellent paint, no rust. Owned since 1984. Mileage est. 45,000. Stored and
garaged. Wire wheels, seat covers good, door panels okay, but some gauges need
replacement. Tonneau cover. Just needs some work and love. $5000.
. 308-390-5838. NE
1974 MGB-GT. Rust - free Georgia car
totally restored. All new suspension, complete new brake system. New rad and oil
cooler. Rebuilt engine and trans mission, stainless steel exhaust. New Interior
including dash. New chrome, Dayton wheels and new paint.Badge bar, radio,
LEDs, electronic ignition. $15,000 US. More info:
Extremely nice 1976 MGB Roadster, by original owner. Completely stock, 4
speed w/overdrive, 26+K miles, no rust, always garaged, no scratches, dents, or
tears. Everything that came with the car is there and is in good condition. Runs
good and is ready for Spring driving. Professionally appraised. $12,500. Email:
email@example.com. Phone: 270-554-1935. KY**
1977 MGB roadster project. body solid. No rust,
runs and drives great, many new parts (front end, gas tank, radiator, brakes,
pans, seats, clutch). Just needs to be completed, many extras (engine, trans,
starter, alt,, wheels). $2800 OBO. Des Moines IA. 515-238-8784.
1980 MGB LE: 76,600
miles, original paint in good condition, dealer-installed AC (removed but have
the parts), new radiator, Ansa exhaust, Parrish Plastics hard top. Needs a new
soft top. Car is in Raleigh, NC. $7000. Photos and more information:
Contact Ben at firstname.lastname@example.org
. 919-303-7585. NC**
Like new MGB tops and folding frame. Complete
with header bar ready to install. Everything except latches. Zip out rear
window. Black. $450 plus shipping. Fred at 740-596-4589 or
Roll Bar for MGB, completed new
interior no longer wanted. $350 / OBO plus shipping. Jed at 262-689-9065
Parting out 50,000 mile MGB which is running
and drivable. Engine / transmission - $600 if you remove, $750 if I remove. New
tires on MG wheels - $300.
High Quality Parts for Your Restoration. MGB
Windshields - New Chrome frame or Polished frame - or excellent
condition Original frame. All with glass and misc. parts. MG Midget
Windshield with new glass and parts. MGB Rear Bumper - early '74 -
New Chrome with full length brace. Roger at 763-420-8159 or
Rear springs from 1971 MGB. Believe these will
work for all chrome bumper cars. Springs were in good condition (86K miles) when
removed. I replaced them to lower my car and give it a stiffer suspension. $50
for both. 910-687-0211 or
Midget Parts for Sale: Tonneau cover $150.
Tonneau bars in factory original bag $50. Boot cover $100. Top Frame $100.
Factory original SU Air Cleaners sandblasted and repainted $50.
Call/text or email: Greg Abrams, 805-405-3617. email@example.com
MG Original sales brochures: 1965-62, $35; 1963-68, $25;
1969-70, $18, 1971-80, $15. $4.95 shipping. Specify year, model. Have other MG
models plus most cars/trucks, worldwide. Walter Miller, 6710 Brooklawn,
Syracuse, NY 13211. 315-432-8282. fax; 315-432-8256.
(in every issue)
MG Midget and MGB
Hardtops. Please send a photo of whatever hardtop you aren't using, any
style and any condition. Please send info to
firstname.lastname@example.org or call Greg Abrams 805-405-3617.
University Motors Ltd has now transformed into
University Motors Online. Although John Twist will no longer work in his
shop, he will be available for consultation, technical advice shows and
But, he is not really re-tiring - it's more like
re-treading. Freed from the daily business operations, he shall have more time
to dedicate to MG technical publications and presentations. His website is
and shall remain active. He is available
to present technical seminars for your club, organization, or business. He
will always be able to be contacted by the website. He won't be far away!
John Twist can be reached at:
University Motors Online
100 East Beltline Avenue SE
Grand Rapids MI 49506
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