MG TF 1500 1955

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Lot No: 51

At a Glance:

Year Make Model Mileage SOLD FOR
1955 MG TF 1500 15,895 (Not warranted) £15,120 + buyers premium


Originally a North American car, this MG was imported to the UK in 1989 by Carisma Cars of Surrey after spending time in Florida with its then owner Mr Butler.  In 1989 the car was purchased by Brian Barnett of Tadworth who it is understood converted the car to RHD and had new upholstery and trim fitted, new wire wheels, new stainless steel exhaust and a new hood.  The car moved on in 1993 to a Mr Anthony Spender of Wiltshire who it is understood fitted a rebuilt replacement engine “XPEG506” along with a new clutch and rebuilt gearbox.  It is believed the car then went over to France where the current keeper lives. History file includes lots of invoices and correspondence

Is currently registered in France. Will need to be UK registered, vehicle has been NOVA’d.

Full Details:

Lot No. 51
Auction 29th January 2016 - 94% SOLD
Vehicle Make MG
Vehicle Model TF 1500
Year of Manufacture 1955
Mileage 15,895 (Not warranted)
Registration CV-171-ML (French reg)
Date first Registered 1955
Chassis Number HDE 43/8409
Engine Number XPEG/506
Estimated Sale Price £17,500 - 18,750

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