starts 30/01/2022 12:00ending Sun, 6th Feb 2022 19:16:00

7-Day Timed Online Auction

 
 
 

1974 MG Midget 1275
Professionally prepared specification for competition or fast road use

Registration: VTJ700M
Chassis: GAN5146022G
Odometer: 63,000
Transmission: Manual
MOT: February 2022

  • UK home market car
  • Only three former keepers
  • Upgraded to electronic ignition
  • Benefits from a new radiator, new fuel tank, fuel lines, sender and pump
  • Subject to compete brake overhaul, including new discs, pads, shoes and brake pipes
  • Professional prepared with competition upgrades including; engine bottom end lightened and balanced with Cooper S pistons, big value Cooper S head and cam, Webber 45 Carburettors, uprated brakes and suspension, competition roll over bar and battery cut off switch
  • Recent new exhaust system and fittings and all bushes replaced
  • Four new Minator 8 spoke wheels with new Firestone tyres
  • Extensive 137 point classic car safety inspection carried out by John Woods Motorcare LTD in May 2021. The subsequent faults found have been corrected to the sum of £1125
  • Dynamometer read-out showing 62.56BHP at the wheels
  • Supplied with hood, hood cover, tonneau, 3 point seat belts and competition belts with anchor points
  • Complete with the original MG owner’s manual, sales brochure, a collection of previous MOT certificates and a comprehensive array of invoices dating back to 1977

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A fantastic opportunity to acquire this fabulous MG Midget in competition specification, finished in resplendent Damascus Red with a contrasting Black interior. A desirable chrome bumper and round wheel arch example, with exciting competition modifications and upgrades. Recommissioned in December in 2019 to the sum of £1201, we can confirm that the Midget performs superbly on the roads.

The competition upgrades make for a fantastic throttle response, the uprated suspension provides direct handling on the roads and the overhauled brakes are sharp. Whether you want to storm down the B roads or fly around the track, this capable little Midget has you covered.

Supplied with a hood, hood cover, tonneau and a collection of spares including three spare differentials, original handbook, sale brochure and a comprehensive collection of invoices.

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Estimated at £5,000 - £6,000


 

Auction: 7-Day Timed Online Auction, ending Sun, 6th Feb 2022

Bidding starts on Sunday 30th January and Lots will end on Sunday 6th February in intervals.

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