MG TA (1936)

Price: GBP29,995
 

 Vehicle Specification 

  • Year: 1936
  • Colour: Teal Blue
  • Engine: 1100cc Petrol
  • Mileage 15,000
  • Condition Good

 Vehicle Description 

  Arun Ltd  

Telephone: 01798 874477

will@arunltd.com

Visit us:

Codmore Hill Garage,

Stane Street,

Pulborough,

RH20 1BQ,

United Kingdom,

United Kingdom

 

The MG TA Midget replaced the PB in 1936; it was an evolution of its predecessor and was 3 inches wider in its track at 45 inches and 7 inches longer in its wheelbase at 94 inches. The 1292 cc engine fitted was the Overhead Valve unit from the Wolseley 10; but with twin SU carburettors plus modified camshaft and manifolds consequently the power output was 50 bhp at 4,500 rpm, whilst the four-speed gearbox now had Synchromesh on the two top ratios.

The new T-type was capable of reaching almost 80 mph in standard tune with a 0 to 60 mph time of 23.1 seconds.

In 1936 it cost £222 on the home market; 3,003 were made.

Our 1936 example chassis number TA 0291, engine number MPJM 39011, presented in Teal Blue with Tan weather gear and interior has been extensively rebuilt by the previous and current owner. In 2005 the body was fully rebuilt with a new ash frame and re-sprayed in this very attractive current colour. In 2013, the engine was rebuilt by Colin Groom, with a new crankshaft at a total cost of over £7,000. The rebuild has two files of receipts and notes with photographs the first having receipts and information from 1966 to the present day, and the other covering the engine rebuild.

This MG is now only for sale due to a recent lack of use; the last keeper believing that the MG deserves using more than he can currently justify

 

MG TA Guide
MG RV8
1994 London
GBP5,000
Private sale Views: 10252
MG RV8
Hampshire
POA
Trade sale Views: 7766
MG TC (REPLICA)
1978 Essex
GBP6,995
Trade sale Views: 3532
MG TC
1948 Lombardy
EURO36,000
Trade sale Views: 1584
MG TD
1951 North Brabant
POA
Trade sale Views: 4030
MG TD
1953 United Kingdom
GBP29,995
Trade sale Views: 213
MG TD
1952 Lombardy
EURO35,800
Trade sale Views: 1350
MG TD
1953 United Kingdom
GBP29,995
Trade sale Views: 209
MG TD
1951 Hertfordshire
GBP15,000
Private sale Views: 7537
MG TF
2009 Essex
GBP15,995
Trade sale Views: 4175
Jaguar E-type
1969 United Kingdom
GBP69,995
Trade sale Views: 465
Jaguar E-type
1962 United Kingdom
GBP129,995
Trade sale Views: 927
Mini Countryman/Traveller
1960 United Kingdom
GBP19,995
Trade sale Views: 597
Aston Martin DB7
1999 United Kingdom
GBP49,995
Trade sale Views: 432
MG TD
1953 United Kingdom
GBP29,995
Trade sale Views: 209
MG TD
1953 United Kingdom
GBP29,995
Trade sale Views: 213
Jaguar E-type Series III Roadster
1973 United Kingdom
GBP89,995
Trade sale Views: 235
Jaguar XJS
1991 United Kingdom
GBP29,995
Trade sale Views: 24
Jaguar E-type Series II
1970 United Kingdom
GBP69,995
Trade sale Views: 234
Jaguar E-type Series III
1971 United Kingdom
GBP64,995
Trade sale Views: 582