1979 MG B

"The Great British Sports Car"

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Year
1979
Make
MG
Model
B
Stock
B3072 M
Vin
GHN5UL500165G
Odometer Reading
49,850
Engine Size
1.8L Inline-4
Transmission Type
4-Speed Manual
Body Color
Russet Brown
Interior Color
Black
Drivetrain
RWD
Location
Grand Rapids

Production of the MGB began in October 1962 just after the production of the MGA had ceased. The purity of driving a 2-seat British Roadster is an addictive experience. Our servicemen in WWII in England brought home the passion and the market for these roadsters. MG couldn't produce enough of these to keep up with demand. Though often referred to as a roadster, the MGB had roll up windows, outside door handles and vent wings. A Mark II version was added in 1967, and the car stayed in production until 1980, becoming one of the most successful British sports cars of all time, with a total of over 300,000 cars being exported to the U.S. alone.

The GR Auto Gallery is pleased to offer this 1979 MGB Roadster for consideration. Finished in Russet Brown, this MGB still retains its original paint and it looks great. The body is nice and straight and the trim is clean and intact. The Convertible top is in excellent condition and the visibility is good through the rear window. According to the owner the carbs have been tuned and synced, and the seats have recently been redone with fresh cushions and covers making for a tidy cockpit. The car fires right, and runs smooth. A blip of the throttle wakes the rev happy 1.8 liter inline four cylinder up, and instantly puts a smile on your face.

This 1979 MGB has just over 49,000 miles and has been well cared for its entire life. Whether you're looking to join the local British sports car club or simply cruise it for the summer, this MGB does not disappoint.

This vehicle is located at our Grand Rapids facility.

Gr Auto Gallery, LLC and our sister company, Wheelz Sales and Leasing Inc. makes every effort to represent each vehicle accurately and with integrity. We also welcome third party inspections when necessary. Although we try to do our very best to be accurate in our description writing we are human and do make mistakes. Unless otherwise noted, All vehicles are sold AS IS, No Warranty Expressed or Implied. All sales final.

Basic

Year
1979
Make
MG
Model
B
Hobby Segment
Classic
Odometer Reading
49,850
Drivetrain
RWD

Body

Body Style
Convertible
Doors
2
Body Color
Russet Brown
Stripes
No

Interior

Interior Color
Black
Center Console
No

Engine

Engine Type
Gasoline
Engine Size
1.8L Inline-4
Transmission Type
4-Speed Manual

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