1957 MG A 1500 Roadster  Chassis no. HDK 1344346

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Lot 71
1957 MG A 1500 Roadster
Registration no. PRX 315 Chassis no. HDK 1344346

£ 16,000 - 22,000
US$ 20,000 - 27,000
1957 MG A 1500 Roadster
Registration no. PRX 315
Chassis no. HDK 1344346
*Uk registered
*Eminently usable
*Comprehensive history file


Odometer Reading: 5000
MOT Expiry: Exempt

An older body-off re-build means this 1957 MGA presents in good order and its black bodywork has lasted well, although the paint could benefit from some rectification. Panel alignment is good, as is the brightwork and the black soft top. The interior is in good order, the dashboard and instruments in reasonable fettle, as are the door cards and the seat facings. It comes with a Heritage certificate and photographs of the re-build.
Older restoration means pleasingly mellowed looks. Comes with photographs documenting the re-build.

Footnotes

  • Vendor Score Total: 48/100

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    Key for sellers' assessments:
    1/5 POOR. A project vehicle | Requires urgent attention | Damaged | Parts missing
    2/5 AVERAGE. Useable condition | Requires some attention | Light damage
    3/5 GOOD. Drive away | Presents well | Good history file | Drives well
    4/5 VERY GOOD. Well restored | Running and driving with no noticeable faults | Sound throughout
    5/5 EXCELLENT. Concours condition | Beautifully presented | Driving very well

    EXTERIOR TOTAL: 11/25
    Body Work: 3
    Chrome/Plastics/Trim: 2
    Glass: 2
    Paint: 2
    Wheels/Tyres: 2

    INTERIOR TOTAL: 8/20
    Dashboard/Door cards/Carpets: 2
    Headlining: 2
    Seats: 2
    Trim: 2

    ENGINE TOTAL: 10/20
    Mechanical components: 3
    Running: 2
    Starting: 2
    Under Bonnet: 3

    RUNNING GEAR TOTAL: 12/20
    Axles: 3
    Brakes: 3
    Gearbox/Clutch: 3
    Suspension: 3

    ELECTRICAL TOTAL: 4/10
    Ancillary components: 2
    Main components: 2

    Car History File: 3

1957 MG A 1500 Roadster  Chassis no. HDK 1344346
1957 MG A 1500 Roadster  Chassis no. HDK 1344346
1957 MG A 1500 Roadster  Chassis no. HDK 1344346
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