Up for sale is a 1958 MG MGA roadster. The current owner purchased this car in 1979 and he believes he is the third owner of this MGA. The car's exterior is finished in Old English White, the interior is red. According to the owner the car runs well and has recently been gone through and tuned up. The following is a list of work performed in November of 2015:
- Compression Check: #1: 125 #2: 125 #3: 100 #4: 125
- New Tires (P165-8R15) MUL Classic Tires w/ Tubes
- Ignition Coil
- New Exhaust System
- Rack & Pinion Boots
- Master Cylinder
- Fresh Brake Fluid
- Wiper Blades
- New Interstate Battery
- Fuel Gauge Sender and Gasket
- Fuel Filter
- Boil & Line Fuel Tank
- Inspect Brakes, Steering and Suspension
- New Pinion Seal
- Both Carbs Rebuilt
The cost for parts and labor totaled $3,743.78. The paid receipt for the work has been scanned is included in the picture section of the description.
The 1500cc engine produced 72 horsepower and achieved 22.2 miles per gallon when new. Total production of the standard MGA model was 58,750 units, 7,644 of which were produced in 1958.
This particular car shows 53,767 miles on the odometer.
Viewing this vehicle:
We are happy to make an appointment for you to tour and inspect this vehicle. Please note that an appointment must be made for all viewings in order to ensure that we can give you the best possible service. We will not be able to show the vehicle if an appointment is not made.
Prospective bidders are welcome to view this item in Dixon, Illinois. Please contact us for a private viewing time.
Where is Dixon, Illinois? Dixon is located 90 miles west of Chicago just off of Interstate 88. Travel time from Milwaukee to Dixon is approximately 2 hours. Travel time from the Quad City area (Davenport, Moline, Rock Island and Bettendorf) is approximately 1 hour.
A $1,000.00 non-refundable deposit is due via PayPal within 24 hours of the auction's end. The remaining balance is due via cash or verifiable wire transfer within 7 days of the auction's end. If you will be obtaining financing for this purchase, please ensure that your financing is secured before placing your bid.
Please see the area below regarding the title for additional instructions.
The title is clear and held by the current owner.
This vehicle is being sold AS-IS with no warranty, written or implied.
Vehicle Pick Up:
The vehicle must be picked up no later than 10 days from the auction's end.
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