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Lot No. 701 - 1979 MG Midget 1500 44 miles!

Offered without reserve

+ buyers premium of 13.2% (including VAT at 20%)

Dry stored for its entire life, this is a unique opportunity to buy a 'brand new' 42 years old MG.
Details Specification Condition Report

 

  • Late-production 1493cc Midget in gloss black with a black interior
  • Purchased as one of a pair from Dutton Forshaw (Blackburn) in 1979
  • Never registered. The owner's wife used the sister car as her daily driver
  • Supplied with its original Bill of Sale; £2,624.26 dated 16/06/1979
  • Still with its original tool kit, jack, radio fitting kit, keys, plastic covers etc.
  • Never appears to have been covered over. Lots of dust but otherwise looks great
  • 44 delivery miles only, incredible, a very dusty 'new car'
  • Offered at No Reserve, unlikely ever to be repeated
Year of manufacture:
1979
Make:
MG
Chassis number:
GAN6/218113G
# of cylinders:
4
Transmission:
Manual
Engine capacity:
1.5
Body colour:
Black
LHD/RHD:
Right-hand Drive
Registration number:
Never been registered
Model:
Midget 1500
Interior colour:
Black
Odometer Reading:
44
miles
Warranted Mileage:
Warranted

CCA Vendor Condition Report

Overall:

109 / 135

Exterior

Bodywork:

Glass:

Paint:

Chrome:

Trim:

Remarks

Covered in 40+ years of dust. Never been driven since day delivered.

Interior

Door-cards:

Carpets:

Seating:

Headlining:

Dashboard:

Boot:

Remarks

Original manufacturers seat coverings on seats, carpets and headrests. Roof and tonneau cover unused in boot.

Engine

Components:

Starting:

Appearance:

Running:

Remarks

Never run since delivered. Battery missing. stored 42 years

Transmission

Gears:

Drive-shaft:

Clutch:

Remarks

hasn't moved for 42 years

Running gear

Axles:

Chassis:

Suspension:

Bearings:

Brakes:

Wheels and tyres:

Remarks

not moved for 42 years

Electrics

Minor:

Major:

Remarks

no battery

Vehicle History

Remarks

Original invoice from sale to father in law.

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