Registry: 1959 MG MGA 1500

Bill James's 1959 MG MGA 1500
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  • Hill Climbing back in the 1960's

  • Getting ready for paint

  • Painted at last

The car has been asleep for 40 years. The car was a collage car turned into a hill climb car. It is now back to it's old glory.

Vehicle Information

Owner: Bill James   [billjamesSTJames]
Location: Southport, NC, USA USA
Status: Restoration in progress

Model Year:1959
Build Date:1958-11-10
Original Colour:RED
Current Colour:BLUE
Odometer:83,255 miles
Engine Type:1.8L 4 Cyl 5 Main B-Series
Transmission:5 speed
Last Updated:2015-08-28 17:47:13


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Member Comments on Registry: 1959 MG MGA 1500   ↵
Rated 9.3 out of 10 based on 6 ratings
2015-11-16 15:22:29 # 30423
Comment by Hap Waldrop
Bill you did a great job bringing that car back. I like your style buddy.
2015-11-16 15:36:00 # 30424
Comment by Bill James
Rating: 8/10
ThanksYour help to get my 1 3/4 Carbs to Joe Certo really moved the project alongThanksBill James

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Vehicle History

This vehicle's information was last updated on 2015-08-28 17:47:13

Changes from 2015-08-28 17:47:13 to previous 2012-01-06 19:43:41
Vin RACCAR → HDK4358899
Mileage added   83,255
Engine Type added   1.8L 4 Cyl 5 Main B-Series
Trans Type added   5 speed

Ownership History

Date Owner ID Notes
Aug 24, 1964 Bill James  USA Added to Registry (ID 12255)

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