1973 MG B Ex-Surrey Police Car

Lot: 260

Sold for (£): 11,220
Offered for sale is a 1.8L 1973 MG B Roadster manual that has been with the current owner for the last 4 years. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 101 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Ex-Surrey Police, Teal Blue Roadster with arresting looks...

  • Supplied new to the Surrey Police force (National Archives Certification)
  • Special Police equipment including oil temperature gauge and "Special Tuning Wheels"
  • Documented £25,000 restoration undertaken by Fisher Services in 2005 and large history file
  • Rebuilt engine, including Kent mild rally camshaft, high capacity oil pump, unleaded gas flowed head and stainless steel exhaust
  • Well presented bodywork in Teal Blue and smart Ochre trimmed interior


Lot Details

Registration: PPE 19L RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1973 Engine size: 1.8L
Make: MG Odometer reading (miles): 13000
Model: B Roadster MOT expiry: 2017-08-27
Warranted: No Chassis number: GHN5307350G

CCA Condition Report

Overall: 101 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Door-cards: Carpets:
Seating: Headlining:
Dashboard: Boot:


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Fully rebuilt and warmed over engine including high capacity oil pump, Peter Burgess unleaded gas flown cylinder head, Kent mild rally cam, full Moss TT stainless exhaust, including tubular manifold.



Gears: Drive-shaft:


4-speed with overdrive

Running Gear

Axles: Chassis:
Suspension: Bearings:
Brakes: Wheels/Tyres:


Supplied with a spare set of Rostyle wheels


Minor: Major:

Vehicle History


Large history file plus bills for 2005 restoration

About the CCA Condition Report

A lot's condition report is compiled based on information provided to CCA by the vendor of the lot. CCA has no access to lots prior to a sale but does review its condition on the day of the sale. CCA strongly recommends viewing a lot prior to a sale as it cannot guarantee the accuracy of the information provided.
Poor Numerous faults / Extensive damage / Many missing parts / Project or donor car
Fair Basic condition / Requires attention mechanically & cosmetically / Some damage / Some missing parts
Good Every-day useable classic car / Driven & enjoyed / Commensurate with age & mileage / Drives and looks as it should / Some vehicle history
Very good Almost pristine / Mechanically & cosmetically sound / Driven only occasionally / Extensive vehicle history
Excellent Pristine / Original / Documented nut & bolt ground-up restoration / Stored professionally / Trailered only / Complete vehicle history