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MGA Roadster 1500 Mk1 - 1957

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MGA Roadster

Interior & Equipment

Perfect... The original seats and arm rest were re-upholsterd in black leather and piped in red during the restoration in 1993, the door cards were also replaced.  The 3 spoke original MG steering wheel is perfect, all clocks and gauges work perfectly and have cristal clear glass.  All switches work as they should as does the heater.  New black carpets were fitted along with correct MG rubber floor mats.

Exterior

Completely blemish free the Orient Red paintwork has been refreshed this year with a bare metal re-spay.  The panel fit throughout is very good as you can see from the pictures, most of the original car was retained and restored when it came back to the UK in 1993 pictures in the history file show this.  The bright work is excellent having been replaced or rechromed during is restoration in 1993.  The black hood and side screens are as new.

Wheels, Tyres & Brakes

Fully restored original MG disc wheels (5) with perfect chrome hub caps, and sitting on excellent all matching Kumho Power Star 165R15 86T tyres.  The drum brakes have all been recomissioned and operate perfectly pulling up swiftly and straight. 

Summary

This is a stunning Mk1 1500 MGA Roadster.  Imported from Florida in 1993 she was then stripped back to the frame and restored leaving no bolt unturned and subsequently converted to RHD.  The history file contains the Florida Certificate of Title, original Owners Handbook, many past MOT's dating back to 1993 and detailed pictures of the restoration showing the car in its very good condition when it arrived from Florida and stage by stage as it was stripped back to the frame and rebuilt upto the finished article we have today.  This MGA has been in the same ownership for the last 24 years since it was imported in 1993.

If your looking for an MGA then this one is not to be missed its a true gem.

We will consider any part exchange with funds either way no matter what it is. We have buyers in all fields of expertise so we would consider modern cars, vans, caravans, motorhomes, motorcycles and of course any classic so just give us a call or drop us an email.

We can deliver any vehicle throughout the UK and Europe using our own covered transport or using one of our vehicle logistic partners, please ask for details.

More details

The MGA a British sports car which was made in Abingdon from May 1955 to July 1962. The original car was a Roadster with a 1500cc engine. In September 1956, a Coupé version was produced with the same engine. In April 1958, the first MGA with a 1600 twin cam engine was produced, and in May 1959 the MGA got a 1600 push rod engine. A total of 101,081 MGA’s were made, with over 90% being exported from the UK. This included cars assembled from kits of parts in Australia, South Africa, Canada, Ireland, Holland, Mexico, and even Cuba. Of the total production, 9922 were the coupé model.




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