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for all year MGBs, MGB-GTs and Midgets
Established in 1975


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Chicago, Illinois 60640  U.S.A.
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(also see spare parts exchange and new classified ads in the eOctagon available online in the Members Only area.)


"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 Benjamin"

"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. Louis, MO"

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'67 black MGB roadster 1967 MGB. 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 . NY*8

MGB collection 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 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 . CO*

'71 MGB roadster 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 B-GT 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, overdrive, LEDs, electronic ignition. $15,000 US. More info: . 905-734-3475.**

 '76 MGB roadster 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: 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.

'80 B L.E. 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 . 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 . OH

MGB Roll Bar Roll Bar for MGB, completed new interior no longer wanted. $350 / OBO plus shipping. Jed at 262-689-9065 Mountain, Wisconsin.*

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. . KS**

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 . MN**

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. .**

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)

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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 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 seminars. 

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 still 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
Office:  616-855-1684
Cell:  616-307-6737


Swap meet ads are free to AMGBA members. Please limit swap meet ads to one per issue per member and to 50 words or less. Ads will appear for a minim um of 3 months on the website (and may appear up to 6 months depending on space) and in at least one issue of the club printed magazine and emailed emagazine (and may appear in 2 depending on space) must be resubmitted for additional time. Ads appear on our website, in the Octagon, in the eOctagon, on Facebook and Twitter.

Ads include one color photo. Additional photos are $10 each.

For others and for commercial suppliers (or additional ads for members) the rate is $15.00 for 50 words or less. Additional words are 50 cents each. Deadline dates are the same as for the other AMGBA OCTAGON items which are found in the AD RATES area of this website.

The AMGBA makes no claims, either stated or implied, concerning the quality, authenticity or availability of items offered and claims no responsibility for any transactions as a result of the swap meet ad.

Send your swap meet ad and/or payment to:


or email:
  or use the classified ad submit form here

If you are not a member you can send ad by email and then pay for ad by entering credit card info in our credit card/PayPal form or in our secured ordering area  and then sending the ad by email:
or use the classified ad submit form here.

(* ad also appeared in the last issue, ** ad appeared in previous issues)

WARNING: CAR SALES SCAM. The check the “buyer” sends you is a fake. If you deposit it into your account and then obtain a Cashiers Check for the difference and send it to the accomplice, it will be cashed before the fake check you deposited is returned to your bank and charged back to your account. You will be ripped off for the amount of the Cashiers Check that you sent. You might want to warn the members in the magazine.
Charles Kennedy

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