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Article Beauty and the 'B' - The styling debate
Publication Classic Cars January 2012
Beauty and the 'B' - The styling debate - Pretty, but not too sexy.  Spritely, but not dangerous.  Its designer Done Hayter and other top stylists debate why we're still in love with the 50-year-old MGB.
Article Buying Guide - MG B 1962-1981
Publication Practical Classics April 2010
Buying Guide - MG B 1962-1981 - All Bs are stylish and practical, but the rubber bumper version is a steal.
Article MGB Sexier than ever
Publication Classic Cars October 2006
MGB Sexier than ever - The MGB is the uniquitous classic car, so popular that you either love it or resent it.  But with a story as charming as its simple technology, it's easy to dall for the B.  And you can make any one faster, sharper and better - it's worth a second look.
Article The MGB years
Publication Classic Cars October 2006
The MGB years - If you had to epitomize the world of classic cars with one image, it would be the MGB, in its British homeland and the world at large, the B stirs strong passions.  Here's the tale of a true icon.
Article Fun, Cool, Sexy, Cheap - £3000-5000 Roadsters
Publication Classic Cars October 2004
Fun, Cool, Sexy, Cheap - £3000-5000 Roadsters - Seventiesí style is back in vogue.  £5000 could buy you any one of these fabulous roadsters.  So come on, what are you waiting for? 1977 MGB Roadster, 1980 Triumph TR7 Convertible, 1974 Jensen-Healey, 1978 Fiat 124 Spider
Article Me and my MGB
Publication Classic Cars February 2004
Meet MGB owner Peter Townsend, who drove his rubber-bumper roadster to Bosnia and back for a bet, and raised £1000 for charity.
Article Topless Beauties
Publication Practical Classics May 2003

Topless Beauties - The best British sports car ever? Probably.  The public loved the Roadster in its formative years and it stormed through the Sixties in style.  But did it improve like a fine wine or age disgracefully? Kevin Leaper investigates the growing pains of MGís superstar.

Article Buyers Guide MGB 1962-1980
Publication Practical Classics January 2003
Buyers Guide - MGB 1962-1980. Affordably priced, fun to drive and mechanically simple, the MGB has it all. Throw in top-notch parts availability and you have one of the most practical classics available.
Article Classics to use every day - MGB Mk I-III Roadster.
Publication Practical Classics May 2001
Classics to use every day - MGB Mk I-III Roadster.
Article Class of 62
Publication Octane April 2012
Class of 62 - It's 50 years since the launch of the Selby Cobra, MGB, Lotus Elan and Ferrari 250GTO.  Happy birthday, legends all.
Article Living the dream - Budget MGBs: 13k roadster or £2k GT?
Publication Classic Car Mart February 2012
Living the dream - Budget MGBs: 13k roadster or £2k GT? - With an unlimited budget, most MGB fans would snap up an early roadster.  But for cash-strapped buyers, there are some equally tempting alternative routes to ownership.
Article Happy birthday faithful friend
Publication Classic & Sports Car January 2012
Happy birthday faithful friend - It's the car that introduced millions to sports car motoring, and in 2012 the MGB marks its half-century.  Former owner Alastair Clements pays tribute.
Article Classic to restore
Publication Classic Car Mart March 2011
Classic to restore - It's at this time of the year that many of us consider our next project.  But which classics make the best choices right now? Paul Guinness chooses six of his most recommended classic to restore.  Morris Minor, MGB & MGB GT, Classic Mini, Ford Anglia 105E, Triumph TR5, Austin-Healey Sprite.
Article Buyer's Guide Express - MGB (1962-1980)
Publication Classic Car Weekly 22/29 December 2010
Buyer's Guide Express - MGB (1962-1980) - The most popular classic ever? BEN WANKLYN guides you through the A-Z of MG's immortal B.
Article Buyer's guide - Simply the best MG?
Publication Classic Car Mart June 2009
Buyer's guide - Simply the best MG?- Cheap to buy, fun to drive, great to work on - the MGB has it all.
Article Winter Warmers
Publication Classic & Sports Car March 2006
Winter Warmers - MG's sports GTs - roadsters with roofs - are practical classic transport all year round.  David Richards leaves his thermals at home to compare the A, B and C.
Article Starter Classic - MGB Roadster
Publication Classic & Sports Car September 2005
Starter Classic - MGB Roadster - Britainís best-selling sports car makes a great first classic, explains Malcolm McKay.
Article Buying power - MGB Roadster
Publication Classic Car Weekly 4 August 2005
Buying power - MGB Roadster - With timelessly elegant stying, simple underpinnings and unrivalled spares support, the MGB Roadster proves that you can enjoy two-seater open top classic fun without the hassle, as SIMON GOLDSWORTHY discovers.
Article Marque Five - The Best MGs!
Publication Classic Car Mart August 2004
Marque Five - The Best MGs! - Whatever your thoughts on MG, you canít deny itís the archetypal British Sporting marque.  Paul Guinness picks five of the best models to buy right now. MGA, MGB, Midget, Magnette MkIII & IV, MGF
Article HQ Calling - The Lost Traveller; the MG year, by Steve Wilson
Publication Classic Car Mart June 2004
HQ Calling - The Lost Traveller; the MG year, by Steve Wilson - Steve takes his first GT up to MG Heartland in Cambridgeshire for a personal seminar on 'B's..
Article Affordable Sports Cars - Supplement
Publication Classic Car Mart May 2004
Affordable Sports Cars - Supplement - Austin-Healey 3000, Jaguar XK120, MGB, Daimler SP250, Triumph Spitfire MK IV, MG Midget 1500.
Article MGB Forever!
Publication Classic Car Mart May 2004
MGB Forever! - While our man Steve Wilson gets to grips with his rubber-bumpered MGB GT, Dave Bowers uncovers a little red Roadster.† And a shiny Roadster, it is, too...
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