MG TD Midget 1952 // Full Extensive Restoration 2008 // 5-Speed Transmission // SIMILAR REQUIRED



This original RHD Series "TD2" left the factory in December 1952 as an EXR model bound for South Africa where it resided all its life until being repatriated back to the UK in 2006 by legendary T-Type MG Specialists Barrie Carter. Upon return this stunning TD underwent a full restoration and engine rebuild by Barrie Carters team before being sold to its only UK registered keeper to date on 20th October 2008. A mere 1478 miles has been completed since restoration.

Being a late production model several changes were introduced in the autumn of 1952 as sales of the TD started to fall in favour of cars like the TR2 and the Austin Healey 100. These included circular rear lamps incorporating flashing turn signals, and a three-bow frame replacing the 2-bow frame for the hood. Also, the wiper motor was moved to the centre of the windscreen.

A fresh 12 month MOT will be issued up on sale and of course this MG TD is HPI Clear.

This is an excellent opportunity to own a stunning beautifully restored MG Series TD and one not to be missed. 

Along with brilliant parts availability, owners club support and mechanical simplicity offer worry free classic car motoring allowing the new owner to concentrate solely on enjoyment.  

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The MG Midget sport cars produced from 1936 till 1955 are known as the MG Series T-Type Midget. The production was started in 1936 with the TA, after which the TB followed just before the outbreak of World War II. After the war in 1945, the production was continued with the MG TC. In 1949 the MG TD was introduced, after which in 1953 the latest model in the T-series was introduced, the MG TF. The production was stopped in 1955, 20 years after of the first T-type was introduces. The MGA was introduced in 1955, for which the T-types were the predecessors.  In total 29,664 TD's were built making it the most popular of all the T series Midgets.

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