Gold Portfolio 1962-1980

Format: Paperback / softback, 180 Pages
ISBN: 9781855200715
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Still as popular today as when it was introduced in 1962 the MGB has a pretty streamlined body and a sporting, if not fast, performance. The GT introduced in 1973 produced a very effective grand touring car with very practical luggage space. The MGC was supposedly introduced to replace the Austin Healey 3000 but met with limited success. This is a book of contemporary road and comparison tests, specification and technical data, long term tests, buying second hand, history. Models covered include: 1800, GT, Downton MGB, MGC, SMR conversion, MGB Mk II, MGC Auto., Downton MGC, Gran Tourismo MGB, University Motors Special MGC, MGB Mk III, Costello GT V8, V8.

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Format: Paperback / softback, 180 Pages
ISBN: 9781855200715
Illustrations: B&W Ill: 337
Size: 8 in x 10.75 in x 0.375 in / 203.2 mm x 273.05 mm x 9.525 mm

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