1974 MGB with a 3.5 L Rover V8

1974 MGB with a 3.5 L Rover V8

This 1974 MG MGB received a restoration and engine swap in 2005. They replaced the factory engine with a 3.5 L Rover V8 that features a MGB GT V8 intake with dual SU HIF6 carburetors. The drivetrain consists of a MGB GT V8 four-speed manual with Laycock overdrive and Salisbury differential with MGB GT V8 … Read more

For Sale: 1971 MGB with a Honda S2000 Inline-Four

1971 MGB with a Honda F20C Inline-Four

This 1971 MGB GT is for sale on eBay in San Antonio, Texas with a starting bid of $7,500 and buy-it-now of $11,500. They replaced the factory engine and transmission with a 2.0 L F20C inline-four and six-speed manual transmission from a 2000 Honda S2000. The engine is stock except for a remote oil filter … Read more

For Sale: 1974 MGB with a 383 ci Chevy V8

1974 MGB with a 383 ci Chevy V8

This 1974 MGB is for sale in Yulee, Florida with a $22,500 asking price. Under the hood sits a 383 ci Chevy V8 connected to a Turbo 350 automatic transmission and Ford 8″ rear end. The green sports car rides on a ladder bar rear suspension with adjustable coilovers. Source: Craigslist (click here if ad … Read more

Hot Rod Garage Swaps a Ford V8 into a MGB

1964 MGB with a Ford 5.0 L V8

Tony and Lucky from Hot Rod Garage decide to swap some American torque into a light British chassis. They started with a 1964 MGB race car with fiberglass panels that weighs 1,260 lb without an engine and transmission. Then they will power the little roadster with a 5.0 L V8 and five-speed manual transmission from … Read more

1957 Magnette with a Ford V8

1957 Magnette with a Ford V8

The MG Magnette ZB came from the factory with a 1.5 L B-Series inline-four that produces 64 horsepower. However this 1957 model has and engine and drivetrain made by Ford and taken from a Mustang GT. Under the hood sits a carbureted 302 ci Ford V8 that produces significantly more than the factory engine did. … Read more

For Sale: 1980 MGB with a Rover V8

1980 MGB with a 4.6 L Rover V8

This 1980 MGB Limited Edition is for sale on eBay in Hebron, Ohio with a starting price of $15,000. This small roadster was upgraded to a 4.6 L Rover V8 by Andy’s Auto who specialize in MG V8 conversions. The engine was built with an forged 9.75:1 pistons, Isky Racing camshaft, valve work, high volume … Read more