MG B Roadster 1971

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Lot No: 52
Year Make Model Mileage SOLD FOR
1971 MG B Roadster 17,549 (Not Warranted) £5,100 + buyers premium


*Buyer will have to complete a V62 form in order to obtain a V5*

In Brief:

  • Overall tidy example of MG B with some work required in areas
  • Finished in desirable Flame Red with black leather interior
  • Running and driving example
  • Equipped with overdrive

On the Surface: This 1971 MG B Roadster boasts a Flame Red exterior with a black leather interior featuring red piping. Sold by a relative due to the passing of its most recent owner, this MG lacks paperwork or history. While it requires some TLC or restoration, it remains operational and offers a solid base for potential improvements.

Maintenance & History: The absence of paperwork is a shame, however, it stands as a relativley solid example ready to be enjoyed and improvements made to.

The Model: The roadster was the first of the MGB range to be produced. The body was a pure two-seater; a small rear seat was a rare option at one point. The MGB offered better space utilisation to passengers and luggage than the preceding MG A.

Sale Insight: Despite needing attention in some areas, this MG B Roadster presents an opportunity for collectors or enthusiasts to purhase and MG B Roadster just in time for summer.

Lot No. 52
Auction 25th April 2024 - 95% SOLD
Vehicle Make MG
Vehicle Model B Roadster
Year of Manufacture 1971
Mileage 17,549 (Not Warranted)
Registration GLB130J
Date first Registered 06/04/2024
Chassis Number GHN5242259G
Engine Number 48G755E 301684
Estimated Sale Price £5,000 - £6,000

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