MGBGTV8 appears again
This is the fourth appearance of this MGBGTV8 in six months and shows the price yo-yoing from £19,000 to £14,681, to £11,500 and now £23,950.

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Posted: 171206

£19,000 ono - MGBGTV8 in Damask
Private sale & then auction
Advert said "a great, well maintained example of a Factory built MGBGTV8. Current owner for 17 years. Factory sun roof, reconditioned engine, history file supplied. Full set of original wheels part of sale. 151,000 miles. MOT to June 2018. Good runner". Registered with the V8 Register many years ago." Spotted by Andy Goves. See the Pricewatch listing. 170707




Pricewatch notes
Just three weeks after the advert was spotted Andy Goves saw it was listed for auction with a guide price of £13,000 to £16,000. A subsequent report said it had not sold but noted "buy now at £14,681." It was then listed for the CCA auction . 170726

£11,500 - MGBGTV8 in Damask
CCA auction listing and result
Owned by a family for the last 27 years, bodywork was restored and resprayed with new seats, carpets and door trim in 2005. Engine was replaced with an original reconditioned engine in 2010. Original Dunlop composite wheels included. Partial history file and MOT valid until June 2018 with no advisories. 170902






Pricewatch notes
The results of the CCA auction on 23rd September 2017show it was sold for £11,500. With the additon of the 10% buyer's premium and VAT thereon, that would be £12,880. Some £6,120 (32%) less than the earlier advertised price. CCA webpage

£23,950 - MGBGTV8 in Damask
Trade sale
Advert says"bare shell professional glass out repaint just completed. Immaculate paint and chromework. Refurbished wheels and seats. Rebuilt engine. Full sunroof." 171205


Pricewatch notes
The trader has carried out a glass out refurbishment. A posting by the trader on Facebook mentioned "WWP 2M #345 is nearing completion" with the photo above which shows the windscreen glass had been removed. Trader's website