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.
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
In 1969 the Motor magazine reviewed a 100mph, 5 seater, Daimler
V8 engined GT car, built using some MGB parts. It was called
a Carpanini V-8 it ed designed and built by an amateur enthusiast
in his own garage. Keith adds "I suspect it didn't last
When you see this design and compare it with the Factory MGBGTV8
you can see how the Farina design achieved graceful and timeless
lines which have made the MGBGT and the derivatives so popular
for so long.