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    1972 MG MGB Review
    vs1972 Triumph TR6
    1972 MG MGB winning categories:
    • Power
    • Handling
    • Looks/Style
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    • Cargo Capacity
    • Family Car
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    • Would Buy
    Front Seats Ranked 1972 Triumph TR6 better.
    "Wider and more supportive with more leg-room, transmission tunnel is considerably smaller in the Triumph resulting in less incursion to the seat area and a less cramped feel."
    Back Seats Ranked 1972 Triumph TR6 better.
    "There are no backseats in either vehicle however, when the soft-top(drop hood) is folded the TR6 is left with more of the parcel shelf useable."
    1972 MG MGBReview

    72 Mgb Gt — the handling is superb. the car is so easy to control and it does everything you tell it to. only problem is the 1.8L 4 cylinder engine, i want more power out of the car. however, considering it is roughly one ton, 90ish horsepower can easily more the car around

    Pros: handling, size, appearance

    Cons: lucas electronics

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    Fun Car To Drive! Specially When The Weather Is Right! — Not much of a performance car, but man is it fun to drive. I used to drive it from Santa Barbara to SF Bay Area. It never had any problems. Of course you don't want to get stuck in traffic! It will heat up!

    Pros: Looks, fun to drive

    Cons: British electronics! Not made for everyday driving.

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    Its My Right Arm — had this years, spend spend spend, been all over europe in her! makes me smile every time I turn the key

    Pros: looks, running costs and FUN

    Cons: tempramental like a real woman!

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    Great Little Weekender Car — This was my fun car. I bought it for my weekends out on the town. It was a head turner at the time and frankly still is. "Secret" button for 5th/6th gear OD made for smooth highway driving with minimal fuel consumption.

    Primary Use: Sport/fun (spirited driving, track racing, off-roading, etc.)

    Pros: Blast to drive! Handled like a sports car, responsive in all aspects

    Cons: Expensive repairs

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    Reviews From Other Years

    1980 MG MGB Reviews

    My Time Machine To My Youth By Intrepid999

    I have continually owned and maintained an MG B roadster since I was 23 years old (am now 65). I have successfully taken extended road trips from Long Island to Key West /Chicago/Detroit/Atlanta/Washi... Read More

    Just Great By carsisus

    There is nothing this car needs. It had tons of recent work done. There was never any rust and other than a new paint job and a new interior and rebuilt adds and ends it is a great , beautiful driver... Read More

    1979 MG MGB Reviews

    Mgb By Chris

    This was my mothers car when I was a kid. When I was a teenager I used to sneak it out at night and drive around the neighborhood. It was a convertable and pretty fun to drive. It was a small car and ... Read More

    Tumps Up!! By rommel71

    fun car to drive around town not on the free way. you'll get plenty of looks from people giving a smile. folks would come up to you and talk to you about your car. My girls don't like me picking them... Read More

    1978 MG MGB Reviews

    Best First Car By Jamie

    great little car, quick for a 30 year old car, best car ive ever had for comfort, looks and performance. quite a cheap car if you know anything about cars as you can fix it yourself no plastic crap hi... Read More

    1977 MG MGB Reviews

    Fun Responsive Sports Car By savis

    this car packs a lot of fun for a reasonable price. nothing beats driving through valley forge park with the top down and my dog in my lap, ears flapping in the breeze. the handling is fantastic espec... Read More

    It Was A Nice Experience To Own It, But I Was Glad To Be Rid Of It. By Ozzie

    The MGB is a small british car that attracts attention everywhere you go. Unluckily the 77 model year had ugly rubber bumpers, ugly taillights, and rode higher than its older counterparts. It drove ... Read More

    1976 MG MGB Reviews

    Nice By jsanders

    MGB was a fun car to own and drive. Always gets a lot of looks and having both tops makes it a 3 season car. Winter driving is not recommended because the heat is not very good for the north east wint... Read More

    Fun Fun Fun By Richard

    Full of character, breaks down constantly, never working, not working right now. Very slow, as good round corners as a bus. Nice colour underneath the rust, Yellow power rules! Sure to impress at uni ... Read More

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