"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.
Good engine, factory overdrive, Weber sidedraft,
good floods/sills, minor hit, front center. Comes with over $1000 replacement
parts. Hardtop not included. $3500. 951-237-0001. CA.*
1968 MGB roadster. NO rust anywhere.
Factory hardtop (convertible top bows included). Full tonneau cover. Rescued
from 30 years storage. Mechanically refurbished by BMC factory trained mechanic.
An un-restored, but thoroughly road-worthy car. Radio and heater delete.
$4800.00. Call Bob at 304-268-9440. Located in DC metro region.
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*8
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.*
1979 MGB roadster.
Black Excellent paint, no
rust. Mileage est. 11,500. Stored and garaged. 4 new tires, no rip on seats,
soft and hard tops included, radio works great. Car is excellent condition.
$14000 or BO.
firstname.lastname@example.org . 408-891-3493. CA
1980 MGB Limited Edition, same owner
for 35 years. 71,000 miles 12,900.00 Please contact: D'Arcy Ballinger at
815-954-5184 or Shuffleshoes@yahoo.com
. More photos available upon request, IL
1980 MGB. $20,000 invested. New top, new
5-speed transmission, new exhaust, card and intake manifold, radiator, clutch,
plus a host of other item. Most parts go with the vehicle. Rust free. $12,000.
John at 907-590-0052, email@example.com
MGB fiberglass Snugtop by Custom
Hardtops of Long Beach, CA purchased in the 1970s; in garage on or off the car.
Black; good condition. $450; buyer pays shipping.
. Amarillo, TX
Bosch Halogen Driving/Fog light with Mtg. bracket.
6" o.d.x 2-3/4"thick. P/N 1305601006. Have additional photo’s, $65.00 plus frt.
contact Info - Tom, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
and cell: 443-477-4393.*
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
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
email@example.com 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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