1965 MGB Roadster

Lot: 826

Sold for (£): 6,820
Offered for sale is a 1.8L 1965 MG B Roadster manual that has been with the current owner for the last 38 years. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores 71 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Wonderful MoT'd rolling restoration project from 38-year ownership...


  • Bought as a first car in 1980 with original Bill of Sale and advert in the history file
  • 33,341 miles indicated with only 4,000 miles having been covered since 1980
  • Extensive mechanical overhaul (engine and running gear) in 2013 at a cost of some £4,000
  • The Iris Blue exterior and Black interior were left untouched at that stage 
  • Good history file with invoices going back to 1978. Factory hard-top is also included
  • A true "garage find" and a good winter project. Presented to auction serviced and MoT'd.


Lot Details

Registration: AFO 900C RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1965 Engine size: 1.8L
Make: MG Odometer reading (miles): 33341
Model: B Roadster MOT expiry: 2019-11-01
Warranted: No Chassis number: GHN364035

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 71 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


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Running Gear

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Vehicle History

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