1972 MG B Roadster

Lot: 178

Sold for (£): 10,120
Offered for sale is a 1.8L 1972 M G B Roadster manual that has been with the current owner for the last 4 years. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 97 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

One of the cornerstones of the British classic car movement...


  • The subject of a ground-up restoration in 2014. Less than 200 miles since
  • Resprayed, on completion, in a lovely sixties Iris Blue. Superbly retrimmed Black interior
  • 'Gold Seal' engine fitted 16k miles ago. Stripped and rebuilt on restoration. Unleaded head
  • Fully rewired with new loom, alternator and starter motor
  • Extensive history, photos of restoration


Lot Details

Registration: SAB 483 L RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1972 Engine size: 1.8L
Make: M G Odometer reading (miles): 139
Model: B Roadster MOT expiry: 2018-05-04
Warranted: Yes Chassis number: GHN5-293395G

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 97 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Subject to total respray on restoration


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


Fully retrimmed on restoration


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Gold seal engine fitted 16k miles ago stripped and rebuilt on restoration and fitted with unleaded head


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

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


Minor: Major:


Fully rewired with new loom, alternator and starter motor

Vehicle History


Extensive history, photos of restoration

About the 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