1959 MGA Twin Cam Roadster (NR)
Price: - Item location: Seattle, Washington, United States
- Condition: Used
- Make: MG
- Model: MGA
- Type: Roadster
- Trim: Twin Cam with Unique Factory Features
- Year: 1959
- Mileage: 10,000
- VIN: YD3-1963
- Color: Glacial Blue
- Engine size: Twin Cam
- Number of cylinders: 4
- Fuel: Gasoline
- Transmission: Manual
- Drive type: Manual
- Interior color: Gray
- Drive side: Left-hand drive
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1959 MG MGA Twin Cam with Unique Factory FeaturesNO RESERVED. YOU BID YOU BUY
This Twin Cam came out of factory with the following unique features:
1) Close ratio gearbox2) 4.55 rear axle3) Light alloy steering wheel4) Competition seats
CR/4.55 combination provides power boost at high rpm. Only a few Twin Cam has these rare features.
It has ZERO rust. It spent a good part part of its life in a dealer showroom on display I the 1960s.A frame off mechanical and interior restoration was done by the previous owner in 2000. The water pump was upgraded with Jim Alcon special. I purchased it in 2007. It participated in Twin Cam Golden Jubilee in 2008 at Seven Spring, Pennsylvania. The engine was rebuilt by Tucker Madawick in southern Indiana with new pistons (9.1 compression with milled heads) and milled cylinders. It has a mild high performance cam which provides a MG exhaust sound.