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'79 MGB-V8 PROJECT in Final Stages Needs Completion - FOR SALE

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I need to sell this B to someone who will finish it as I have too many projects. It is painted and in final stages of completion w/NEW Rover 3.5 V8 done by British Cars Direct, CA and NEW Victoria British Interior Kit ready to go in car. Much time and money invested.

I've attached a list I put together a while back that shows most everything that goes with it. I'm asking $4500 FIRM.

Would consider trade for MOPAR Big Block OR Hemi stuff for my 73 Challenger.

MGB-V8 Specifications:

Year: 1979 (Black/Black) PICS AVAILABLE

Very straight MGB painted GM Black w/clearcoat

Absolutely NO RUST anywhere

EVERYTHING NEW - stainless trim, door locks, handles, 2 stainless mirrors, weatherstripping package, lug nuts, deck lid latch/lock, headlight rings, etc.

NEW steel block-hugger headers

NEW factory V-8 radiator

NEW complete NEW interior (Black) kit from British Victoria including upholstery, carpets, door panels, interior handles and all trim pieces

NEW back-up lites, headlight rings, license plate lites, tonneau cover. Everything still in boxes.

NEW aluminum ROVER 3.5 V-8 MOTOR (I.D.# 11AO-4634) w/ALUMINUM HEADS (w/receipts), built by British Parts Direct, Diamond Springs, CA. ($4000+)

Need 390cfm carburetor not yet purchased (Was considering F/I instead).

Full NEW V-8 conversion kit used from British Parts Direct w/engine/transmission mounts and all fittings.

MGB transmission (gone through) mounted w/adaptor plate to 3.5 motor

Have receipts for over $4500+ on engine/transmission alone.

NEW clutch / pressure plate

NEW complete front suspension/steering/tie rods/rotors/springs/brake hoses

Stock rear suspension & differential.

LE limited edition aluminum spoke wheels restored.(5 total wheels)

NEW LE body side stripe kit.

NEW Factory V-8 Radiator still in box.

TONS of spare parts including:

3 deck lids, 3 windshields, 3 dash assemblies,

2 complete spare doors (complete w/glass) PLUS

3 complete sets of Left/Right window mechanisms & glass

3 sets of rubber bumpers (both front & rear sets)

EXTRA wire harness, 2 sets of tail lights

Spare MGB 4 cyl. Engine

ALL NEW PARTS (not on car) are in SEALED boxes.

Three cabinets full of parts.

Have receipts for most everything I have purchased.

MGB has clear MI title.

EVERYTHING to complete PLUS so many spares.

There’s more I’ve forgotten too.

$6500 for everything.







Edited by ScottDWAH
Note that i have pictures available. (see edit history)
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