"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.
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
1966 blue MGB. Partially restored.
Needs newly recovered seats, new carpet and new top with frame installed. We
have 99% of all parts needed to finish job. Invested over $10,000! Moving and
need to sell. Open to any reasonable offer. Duane at 801-750-2721. UT*
Classic chrome bumper 1968 MGB in
original British Racing Green with 67,200 miles. I’ve owned it since 1998. Fully
restored in early 90’s by University Motors. Always garaged. No rust. Runs
great. Four speed with overdrive. $18,000. William Barton, Austin, TX
512-921-7902. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
1971 MGB w/optional hardtop. Complete
body restoration. 82,000 miles. Great driver. Inside storage. Call or email
Roger for more info at
email@example.com or 620-200-2900. $8500 OBO.
MGB Project. '73 driver, good
mechanical condition, restoration started, many new parts to complete. '78
complete car with good title, has OD transmission. '82, parts car.
All for $3500. Contact Wayne at
firstname.lastname@example.org . TX*
1974 MGB, body was completely gone
through ~4 years ago. New floors, Chrome, interior, tires, battery, paint,
several body panels. Lots of work done to it by local LBC shop. Engine has not
been out but runs strong and carries good oil pressure. 126,000 miles. Asking
$8,500. Contact Steve at email@example.com
for more info. VA**
1974 MGB. 70,000 miles. Very solid,
very well cared for. No accidents and not abused. New paint and many new
updates. Garage kept. Picture does not do this car justice as it was dirty at
the time. This car shines, runs and drives perfectly. Call or text for more info
and more photos. Gary at 864-361-5389. $8500 OBO. Greenville, SC**
1974 1/2 MGB.
New carpet, valve cover, air cleaners, master cylinder, electronic points. Heads
re-done, valves changed and tuned by John at University Motors. Asking $15,500.
No rust. 574-295-7771.
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:
firstname.lastname@example.org. Phone: 270-554-1935. KY
1977 MGB. Peoria Illinois. In great
mechanical shape, just under 19K miles. New tires, suspension bushings have
been replaced along with and engine seals. Tech manual and service history.
Interior needs some love. New mirrors included. $7000 OBO.
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
MGB Front Suspension Parts. After rebuilding
the front suspension on a 1971 MGB, I have many used parts available including
sway bar & mounts, shocks, swivel assemblies, springs, brake calipers, rotors &
master cylinder, clutch master cylinder (needs to be rebuilt) and lower wishbone
arms. email: email@example.com
and make offer.
Manuals and Kits.
AMGBA Tech Manual Vol 2,
Haynes Restore Manual, Lucas Manual, Josh Malks Collector Car Manual, New Color
Tune Engine Diagnostic Kit, New SU Carb Sync and Tool Kit, MGB Survival Manual.
Email: Joe at firstname.lastname@example.org
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)
Midget hardtop. I've seen many
different types but I'm only looking for a hardtop exactly like the one in this
photo. I'll buy your hardtop in any condition only if it looks like the one in
the attached photo. Please call/text/email: Greg Abrams, 805-405-3617, firstname.lastname@example.org
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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