1974 MG MGB RoadsterReview
I Miss This Car. — My dad had owned a '68 (which I learned to drive in when I as 12 - stick shift and all) and a '72 (which I loved driving to high school!). I had a chance to get my '74 1/2 (the one pictured is a '73 - I THINK - the '74 1/2 had these huge pieces of rubber mounted on the vertical bumper protectors - then they came out with those but-ugly swollen lower lips on the front and back in '75). I got this car and ditched my Mustang. Oh I SHOULDN'T have sold it!!!
Pros: FUN FUN FUN - Nothing like a TIGHT handling, sitting 2" above the road with your legs stretched out straight ahead.
Cons: British built.
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