1964 MGB ROADSTER. PULL HANDLE.FAST ROAD ENGINE
 
 

The MGB Roadster, as british as warm beer and fish and chips.It is tough,entertaining and timeless.The B is a remarkable car.Yes some people sneer that the B is boring but this is blinkered nonesense, brought about by the British fear of success.The MGB deserves to be at the top of the shopping list for anybody looking for a classic sports car that is practical and affordable as well as stylish.


We offer here an early pull handle,narrow tunnel example,built, according to the Heritage certificate, at Abingdon in June 1964. Ideal for historic rallying/track car or with little expense turn into a full blown FIA race car.The car was restored in the noughties with new panels, including new wings and doors.The engine was rebuilt to the following fast road spec.


Balanced crank with lightened flywheel and heavy duty clutch.


'Kent' fast road cam and vernier timing gears.


Competition distributor.


Gas flowed and polished cylinder head,larger valves and 'Kent' valve springs and hardened valve seats.


Hi torque starter motor.


Barwell inlet manifold complete with 45 DCOE  weber carburettor.


Rocker spacers.3 branch exhaust manifold and larger bore exhaust.


The engine build cost £7000 and has covered just 15,000 miles since.


As far as the suspension department is concerned, the treatment was as as follows:


Negative camber front wishbones.


3/4 inch anti roll bar.


Spax rear dampers.


5 1/2 in Minator knock on alloy wheels.


V8 front brake pads.


Interior roll bar.


Single 12v battery, dispensing with the usual twin 6 volt..


Isolation switch.


Part exchange welcome, ancient or modern,funds either way.


Please call me on 01676 533949 or 07860 804390 for an appointment to view.


 

 
Make
MG
Model
B ROADSTER
Year
1964
Price
£13750
 

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