1985 MG Metro Turbo

Lot: 704

Sold for (£): Unsold
Offered for sale is a 1.3L 1985 MG Metro Turbo manual that has been with the current owner for the last year. Coming with an extensive history file, this lot's condition scores an impressive 105 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A tenacious little low mileage turbo from the popular 1980s era... ...

  • Looking very smart in Arum White with the Osprey Grey MG cloth interior
  • Showing just 64,000 miles, backed up with some 25 old MOT certificates 
  • Husband and wife owned from 1988 until 2019 and just four owners in total
  • Has been the subject of some £1,500 worth of expenditure
  • This MG is now up to speed having been fully detailed


Lot Details

Registration: C709 UHP RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1985 Engine size: 1.3L
Make: MG Odometer reading (miles): 63694
Model: Metro Turbo MOT expiry: 2020-05-03
Warranted: Yes Chassis number: SAXXFXND1AD527601

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 105 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


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


Very nice interior with perfect original headlining. Light wear to steering wheel in line with age / mileage.


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


No known faults.


Gears: Drive-shaft:


No known faults.

Running Gear

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


Minor: Major:


All work well.

Vehicle History


Continuous MOT history from 1991 to date. Handbook present in the history file along with various old tax discs, previous V5 and bills. Husband and wife owned 1988 to 2019. Four owners in total.

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