Electric 1975 MG MGB
Price: US $3,900.00 Item location: Dayton, Kentucky, United States
- Condition: Used
- Make: MG
- Model: MGB
- SubModel: Tourer
- Type: Convertible
- Year: 1975
- Mileage: 97635
- VIN: GHN5UF3830350
- Color: Red
- Engine size: Converted Electric- 9" DC Motor
- Fuel: Electric
- Transmission: Manual
- Drive type: RWD
- Interior color: Black
- Drive side: Left-hand drive
- Options: Convertible, Leather Seats
- Vehicle Title: Clear Want to buy? Contact seller!
1975 MG MGBCompeted in 1994 American Tour del Sol On display at Franklin Institute for three weeks in 1994. In 1995 MG Magazine featured this car in a story on converting an MGB to electric. Still running!
Motor Advanced DC FB1-4001A Series Wound DC 9"Drivetrain Original 4 speed transmission with clutchController Curtis 1221B-7401 reconditionedBatteries 14 Exide GC-5, 8.00 Volt, Lead-Acid, Flooded System (these have been replaced since original set)Voltage 120 VoltsCharger K and W BC-20InstrumentationCurtis Fuel Gauge Model 900RTop Speed 65 MPH (104 KPH)Range 45 Miles (72 Kilometers)Seating Capacity2 adultsCurb Weight 3,200 Pounds (1,454 Kilograms)Tires Goodyear Low Rolling ResistanceConversion Time9 months
Comes with full conversion documentation, original MGB manual, lots of extra battery connectors, fuses, and other conversion parts/products. Has cracked rear passenger vinyl window (less than $300 to replace on eBay currently). Body is in amazing shape. Paint is in great shape too. Just one minor (smaller than a dime) chip in paint on passenger front panel.
I have clear title in hand.She runs well but is due for some upgrades.
Could also be an excellent candidate for a motor swap.