Rare ride was built by Abingdon Classic Car Company after closure of MG factory in 1980. Online U.K. classic car auctioneer The Market will offer an extremely rare 1981 MGB GT V8 SEC this month, one of just five "Special Edition Classic" MGBs made, in an online sale running from May 21-28. Built from the final, unsold MGBs to leave the MG.
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TVR CHIMAERA. The most numerous and usable V8 TVR is streets ahead of the RV8 in pace, handling and ride. Chassis rot is a significant issue requiring great care when buying. Sold 1992-’03 • No. built 5256 • Mpg 12-29 • 0-60mph 5.2 secs • Top speed 158mph • Price new £26,250 (1993)
The MGRV8 was designed and built by Rover as a precursor to the planned arrival of a new main stream sports car the MGF. The RV8 was always going to be something special, being much more luxurious and expensive than
In the back, Rover went with a live axle with twin-taper leaf springs, telescopic shocks and an anti-roll bar. The MG RV8 received disc brakes up front and drums in the back, over the 15-inch cast ...