Marketing brochures for the MGBGTV8
The marketing brochures for the MGBGTV8 still look as exciting as ever over 30 years later. This collection has been assembled from copies of original brochures loaned by members so we can have a reference set available online. The collection is provided on the basis that any copies made shall be for personal reference only and shall not be used for sale or trading.

MGBGTV8 prices


MG. The Freeway.
Publication No 3148/B 3/76
Another joint Midget, MGB Roadster, MGBGT and MGBGTV8 brochure which refers to the V8 as "last word in sports motoring" and "this is the ultimate MG". As the country had just been through a fuel crisis, the brochure notes "the MGBGTV8 has a lightweight aluminium 3,532cc V8 engine capable of a breath-taking 125mph" with "0-50 in 5.9 seconds. And MG know-how keeps the fuel consumption to an astonishing low". Ian Ailes has loaned his copy so we can have a reference copy available online. Pub 3148/B

MGB GT & V8
You can do it in an MG

Publication No 3089 10/74

Another joint MGBGT & V8 brochure which features the rubber bumpered models. The message is typical of the mid 1970s with an emphasis on "sports cars for the decision maker - stylish world-beaters for the man who demands something extra from his leisure machine". This brochure has the addendum on the back cover mentioning that "overdrive is now fitted as standard equipment on GT models". Ian Ailes has loaned his copy so we can have a reference copy available online. Pub 3089


MGBGTV8 prices - 13th May 1974

The list price of an MGBGTV8 is £2,021.00 and with special car tax and VAT the maximum retail price was £2,408.36. Intertia reel front seat belts were extra at £18.47. Price list


MGBGTV8 prices - 15th February 1974
The list price of an MGBGTV8 is £2,021.00 and with special car tax and VAT the maximum retail price was £2,408.36. Intertia reel front seat belts were extra at £18.47. Price list

MG
You can do it in an MG

Publication No 3054 9/74

This brochure features a Glacier White rubber bumpered MGBGTV8 at speed on the cover. The eight pages contain double pages on the Midget, MGB Roadster and the MGBGT & V8. At this time overdrive was an optional extra. Ian Ailes has an original copy in very good condition and has loaned it to the V8 Webmaster so we can have a reference copy available online.
Pub 3054

The Great British Sports Car
Publication No 3037
This brochure covered the chrome bumpered Midget, MGB Roadster and MGB GT & V8. The back cover had a feature - "The individual touch" - with a range of Unipart accessories to personalise your car. This brochure is stamped by McLay's Garage at Kirkintilloch. Ian Ailes has an original copy in very good condition and has loaned it to the V8 Webmaster so we can have a reference copy available online. Pub 3037

The new MGBGTV8
Publication 3023 7/73
This brochure set out the specification of "the new 124 mph MGBGTV8" published by the Austin Morris Group of BL in July 1973. The back cover has full details of the technical specification.
Pub 3023

MGB GT & V8
The Great British Sports Car
Publication 2962/A
This brochure covered both the chrome bumpered MGBGT and the V8. Ian Ailes has an original copy in very good condition and has loaned it to the V8 Webmaster so we can have a reference copy available online.
Pub 2962/A