MGBGTV8 launch press articles and reviews
How did the motoring press receive the MGBGTV8 in 1973?

Newspaper features
The Times
Sunday Times
Daily Mail
Daily Express
Daily Mirror
The Sun

Motoring magazines

Autocar - 16th August 1973
Front cover. More
Look what's gone into the MGBGT. More
Auto test - MGBGTV8. More
Recommended new car prices. More
Borg & Beck advert. More
BL advert for an MGBGTV8. More

Motoring News - 16th August 1973
At last - V8 power for the MGB by MLC. More

Police Review - 17th August 1973
MGBGTV8 by WR Taylor. More

Motor - 18th August 1973
B-sting: a look inside the new MGBV8 by Philip Turner. More
New targets for the old firm by Philip Turner. More

Motor - 25th August 1973
Road test: MGBGTV8. More

Car Magazine - September 1973
MGV8: Too little, too late, too much by Mel Nichols. More

Classic Car - October 1973
Classics for 1974: MGBGTV8. More
Tale of two Vees: MGBV8 v Sunbeam Tiger. More

Wheels (Australia) - October 1973
A frank review of the MGBGTV8 which Shane Dineen feels is a “less than flattering”. More

Motor Sport - October 1973 & March 1977
MGBGTV8 Road Test by CR. More
MGBGTV8 on speed patrol duties. More

Autosport - 27th December 1973
MGB improves with V8's torque by John Bolster. More

Cars & Car Conversions - February 1974
The B comes out of the gloom by Fred Games. More


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