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engine swaps and other performance upgrades, plus "factory" and Costello V8s

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Curtis Jacobson
Portland Oregon
(4315 posts)

Registered:
10/12/2007 02:16AM

Main British Car:
71 MGBGT, Buick 215

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Who'd like to see a pre-war Midget with a Ford Flathead?
Posted by: Moderator
Date: January 02, 2018 06:16PM

Surely EVERYONE would.

Here's a link to the latest addition to the British V8 photo gallery:
Brian Laine's 1933 MG J2 Midget with Ford 60 Flathead V8

And here's a little color for this forum thread:

http://www.britishv8.org/MG/BrianLaine-MG-J2/BrianLaine-AA.jpg

http://www.britishv8.org/MG/BrianLaine-MG-J2/BrianLaine-BP.jpg

http://www.britishv8.org/MG/BrianLaine-MG-J2/BrianLaine-EB.jpg

Enjoy!


Charles
Charles Long
McDonald, TN
(149 posts)

Registered:
09/15/2013 08:54AM

Main British Car:
1966 MGB V6 1994 Camaro 3.4L 60V6

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Re: Who'd like to see a pre-war Midget with a Ford Flathead?
Posted by: Charles
Date: January 02, 2018 08:56PM

Brian, just way above superb. Thanks for sharing with us.

Curtis, you have out done yourself with these photos.

Thanks again to both of you.

Charles


mowog1
Rick Ingram
Central Illinois
(1404 posts)

Registered:
10/17/2007 09:36PM

Main British Car:
1974.5 MGB/GT 3.9l Rover

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Re: Who'd like to see a pre-war Midget with a Ford Flathead?
Posted by: mowog1
Date: January 02, 2018 08:59PM

Lovely car! The purists are going to have a cow.


MGBV8
Carl Floyd
Kingsport, TN
(3260 posts)

Registered:
10/23/2007 11:32PM

Main British Car:
79 MGB, Buick 215

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Re: Who'd like to see a pre-war Midget with a Ford Flathead?
Posted by: MGBV8
Date: January 02, 2018 09:32PM

I'm sure Dan Masters is smiling! ;)


mgb260
Jim Nichols
Sequim,WA
(1831 posts)

Registered:
02/29/2008 08:29PM

Main British Car:
1973 MGB roadster 260 Ford V8

Re: Who'd like to see a pre-war Midget with a Ford Flathead?
Posted by: mgb260
Date: January 03, 2018 01:11PM

Curtis, Very detailed, Excellent article!


danmas
Dan Masters
Alcoa, Tennessee
(561 posts)

Registered:
10/28/2007 12:11AM

Main British Car:
1974 MGBGT Ford 302

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Re: Who'd like to see a pre-war Midget with a Ford Flathead?
Posted by: danmas
Date: January 03, 2018 03:01PM

Quote:
I'm sure Dan Masters is smiling! ;)

From ear-to-ear! Awesome car.


rficalora
Rob Ficalora
Cypress, TX
(2409 posts)

Registered:
10/24/2007 02:46PM

Main British Car:
'76 MGB w/CB front, Sebring rear, early metal dash Ford 302

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Re: Who'd like to see a pre-war Midget with a Ford Flathead?
Posted by: rficalora
Date: January 04, 2018 01:55PM

Awesome build Brian! And excellent write up and photography Curtis. I especially liked the history section.



BlownMGB-V8
Jim Blackwood
9406 Gunpowder Rd., Florence, KY 41042
(5379 posts)

Registered:
10/23/2007 12:59PM

Main British Car:
1971 MGB Blown,Injected,Intercooled Buick 340/AA80E/JagIRS

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Re: Who'd like to see a pre-war Midget with a Ford Flathead?
Posted by: BlownMGB-V8
Date: January 04, 2018 02:29PM

That's a pretty cool car.

Jim


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