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TC1948

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1
Location
plymouth
Car
MGTC and MGTF1500
Hi All, Bought my first "old car" at 16-I`m 76 (1936 MGTA} been covered in oil and grease virtually ever since but purely as a hobby. No racing just fun driving etc - although I did drive round the 24 Hour Le Mans circuit in a Morgan I owned at the time with my wife screaming "let me out" when visiting the 24 hour Classic. I`ve had a wide range of cars from a 1931 Sedanca Rolls to a boat tail Morris but my real love has stayed with MGs. I`ve owned a number over the years and currently have a 1955 MGTF1500 and a 1948 MGTC which I`m rebuilding ( dashboard and miscellaneous parts currently on the kitchen floor!!!!-patient wife) all be it in a very now what have I forgotten to do and perhaps I should have had it professionally resprayed. But I don`t worry what others think I`m enjoying myself. Plans for this year are beginning of June tour to the Classic at Laon in France and then on to the Black Forest plus a trip in Sept. to the classic at the Circuit des Ramparts at Angouleme in France followed by a trip through the Pyrenees to Spain returning home via Santander to Plymouth. All driving suggestions welcome. Cheers
 

obi_waynne

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1,157
Location
Deal, Kent UK
Car
A3 1.4 TFSI 150 COD
Hello and a very warm, welcome to TorqueCars from me the admin! Sorry for my slow reply, it's been a very busy time for me at the moment but hopefully, I've caught up.

I'm sure you'll fit in just fine and look forward to Talking Cars with you.

I like the sound of this project, we love diversity and respect ALL car projects.

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Restoman

Tuner
Points
62
Location
Derby
Car
1949 MG TC
Hello fellow T Type owner. Are you still with this forum? I would be interest to know how you feel about rebuilding a basket case TC. Do you think it should have mods or kept original? My car was in bits and needed a new body ...so not much original left but it does have a matching numbers engine.

Ray.
 

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