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
Belcher ecalls that "in August 1968 Corgi Toys, owned by
Mettoy Playcraft Ltd, ran a competion aimed at selling more
of their Corgi Toys (they were the ones with windows) to young
children. The prize was "a new MGB GT for your Dad".
It is not known who won the MGB GT but I bet it sold thousands
of toy cars. The toy MGB GT was priced at 6/6d (or 32.5p in