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Electric 1975 MG MGB

1975 MG MGB

Condition: Used
Make: MG
Model: MGB
SubModel: Tourer
Type: Convertible
Year: 1975
Mileage: 97635
VIN: GHN5UF3830350
Color: Red
Engine: Converted Electric- 9" DC Motor
Fuel: Electric
Transmission: Manual
Drive type: RWD
Interior color: Black
Drive side: Left-hand drive
Vehicle Title: Clear
Item location: Dayton, Kentucky, United States
Convertible, Leather Seats

Description for MG MGB 1975

Competed 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.