1980 MG Midget 1500

Lot: 107

Sold for (£): 2,968
Offered for sale is a 1.5L 1980 MG Midget 1500 manual that has been with the current owner for the last year. Coming with a partial history file, this lot's condition scores 87 / 135.

Classic Car Auctions says:

A fabulous MG Midget with many extras presented in Pageant Blue. This car amazingly enough comes with a spare brand new interior set of covers for the seats & doors as well as having just had new wheels & tyres fitted, the original wheels & tyres which we are told are fine, also accompany the car.

The vendor informs that in his opinion this 1980 Midget is in remarkable condition and has been very much loved & maintained with no expense spared. He tells us it drives very nice & has been in professional dry storage for the last 2 years. From September 1999 through to 2014, there is a lot of invoices for both parts bought or work carried out. Most of these invoices have been in the last 4/5 years.

The vendor informs the value of these invoices add up
Parts invoice totals £2553.74
Repair invoices £5667.53

Engine rebuild including fitting of a LEAD FREE Cylinder head November 2000 by The Vintage & Sports Car Garage Ltd
(Harrietsham, Kent).

The vehicle has 3 sets of keys & one set being the original set.

Complete suspension bush replacement May 2012.
New Wheels & tyres fitted May 2012 (3000 miles ago)

We are advised this car starts on the button & is ready to go anywhere. Viewing highly recommended. 




Lot Details

Registration: YHO554V RHD/LHD: Right Hand Drive
Year: 1980 Engine size: 1.5L
Make: MG Odometer reading (miles): 55538
Model: Midget 1500 MOT expiry: 2016-02-01
Warranted: No Chassis number: GAN6-228609G

Vendor Condition Report

Overall: 87 / 135


Bodywork: Glass:
Paint: Chrome:


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


The car comes with a spare brand new interior set of covers for the seats & doors. 


Components: Starting:
Appearance: Running:


Gears: Drive-shaft:

Running Gear

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


The car has new wheels & tyres fitted. The original wheels & tyres are also included which are fine. 


Minor: Major:

Vehicle History


Paperwork file accompanies the car with invoices and receipts from current ownership back to 2000

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