1968 MG MGC

Lot: 540

Sold for (£): 12,760
Offered for sale is a 2.912L 1968 MG C manual that has been with the current owner for the last 3 years. Coming with no history file, this lot's condition scores 55 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

Triple-Webered, Downton modified, MGC Convertible in need of rescue...

  • Triple-Webered, Downton modified, MGC Convertible in need of rescue
  • Has been off the road many years but runs and drives
  • Has had some refurbishment works done in previous years including the seating replaced
  • Believed to be a 'Stage 3' tuned by Downton. polished and ported cylinder head, lightened flywheel,
  • Chassis appears to be good with external panels requiring the majority of work

Lot Details

Registration: TYF 504F RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1968 Engine size: 2.912L
Make: MG Odometer reading (miles): 0
Model: C MOT expiry:
Warranted: No Chassis number: GCN1/1249G

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 55 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


Bodywork requires restoration


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


Needs carpet set


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Carburettors need tuning, car has polished and ported cylinder head, lightened flywheel, tubular manifold with twin pipe exhaust system and triple webers. Car runs and drives.


Gears: Drive-shaft:


Overdrive working.

Running Gear

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


All working


Minor: Major:


All working

Vehicle History


Believed to be a Downton modified car, with full stage three modifications.

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