Well, I never knew that!

Keith Belcher has a series of items from the past which capture the times and the interest people have had in an MGB.

WINKT series

Keith Belcher is our Pricewatch volunteer monitoring cars seen for sale and listed for auction and from that gathering the essential data we need to maintain our 6 monthly MGV8 market reviews and price guides. Price guides

Posted: 200809

The delicious Joanna Lumley was "Purdy" and used an MGB Roadster regstered MOC 232P in the New Avengers TV series. It is reputed that when the car was delivered, they couldn't get it into reverse gear. They discovered it had an Austin gearknob fitted which had a different shift pattern to the B. Doh! The car is still listed with the DVLA. But what happened to it?