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1980 MG B GT
5,794 miles from new
1980 MG B GT
5,794 miles from new
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Estimate: £9,000 - 12,000
  • V5 Present
  • Chassis number: GVGEJ1AG517533
This was the last MGB GT delivered from the factory to British Leyland dealers, Ware Garages Ltd, in 1980. Finished in Brooklands green and fitted with overdrive, this car was registered on the 1 August 1980 and retained by the Chairman of the company for his own sole use. Prior to registration the car was sent to Metcalfe Nurse Ltd on the 17/7/80 for full Tectyl Automotive Rustproofing, an FM push button radio and 2 speakers were fitted by Ware Garages Ltd and a Tudor Webasto folding roof was fitted by Sunroofs Plus Ltd. Having seen very limited use, the MG has always been kept in a heated garage at the home of the Chairman. The car was converted to run on unleaded petrol in 1990  at 4,872 miles by Ware Garages Ltd. Regularly taxed and MoT'd until 2009 at 5,785 miles when a new stainless rear exhaust box was fitted due to the internal baffles rattling. Following the death of
This was the last MGB GT delivered from the factory to British Leyland dealers, Ware Garages Ltd, in 1980. Finished in Brooklands green and fitted with overdrive, this car was registered on the 1 August 1980 and retained by the Chairman of the company for his own sole use. Prior to registration the car was sent to Metcalfe Nurse Ltd on the 17/7/80 for full Tectyl Automotive Rustproofing, an FM push button radio and 2 speakers were fitted by Ware Garages Ltd and a Tudor Webasto folding roof was fitted by Sunroofs Plus Ltd. Having seen very limited use, the MG has always been kept in a heated garage at the home of the Chairman. The car was converted to run on unleaded petrol in 1990 at 4,872 miles by Ware Garages Ltd. Regularly taxed and MoT'd until 2009 at 5,785 miles when a new stainless rear exhaust box was fitted due to the internal baffles rattling. Following the death of
  • V5 Present
  • Chassis number: GVGEJ1AG517533
Estimate: £9,000 - 12,000

the Chairman in 2009, the car was SORN but remained in the same garage, only being started and pushed forward and back periodically. It has now been fully serviced had a new battery fitted. Described by our vendor, Ware Garages Ltd as still driving like a new car in every respect. Coming with full documentation supporting the history of the car including the original books, tools, MoTs from 1987 to 2009 when the car was SORN and the registration documents showing Ware Garages Ltd as the sole owner from new.

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