1953 MG TD Roadster29,900 USD - Offers Invited

1953 MG TD Roadster

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Incredible condition

Beautifully restored

Rare and desirable 1953 MG TD

Final production year model

One of only 5,021 produced for North American export

Numbers matching XPAG engine

Stunning color combination


Options Include:

Leather Seats
Telescopic Banjo Style Steering Wheel
Folding Convertible Top and Side Curtains
Front Badge Bar with Badges
Lucas Fog Light


Includes owner’s manual, gas gauge dipstick and jack

Recently serviced

Performs wonderfully

The perfect example to drive and enjoy!

A dream for the collector or enthusiast

Reference Number 581304

as of 10/16/2019

Dealer
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Stock Number 407186

Daniel Schmitt & Co.  Contact  Location
3455 N. Lindbergh Blvd.  Phone  314-291-7000  City  St. Louis
St. Louis, MO 63074  Fax  314-291-0957  State  Missouri
United States  Mobile    Country  United States United States
Overview
Car 1953 MG TD Roadster
VIN TD222211 
Exterior / Interior Color Black / Green 
Condition Exceptional 
Mileage 4,505 miles 
Configuration Left Hand Drive (LHD) 
Transmission Manual Shift 
Options Interior: Leather interior 
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Known History

The exquisite 1953 MG TD Roadster featured here is finished in stunning black over a green leather interior and beige folding convertible top. This example hails from the final year of TD production and was previously subject to a meticulous restoration. Today this TD presents wonderfully displaying some slight patina and only 4,505 miles on the odometer (a number which likely reflects the total mileage accrued since restoration). The numbers matching XPAG engine is still in place and with its stunning colors, this MG TD is the perfect example to drive and enjoy. We are proud to offer this wonderful 1953 MG TD Roadster to the most astute collector, investor or enthusiast who appreciates the charm and appeal of this classic British roadster. Ready to make an investment that you can actually enjoy? Classic cars have proven to be among the most resilient and rewarding investments in recent years with the Historic Automobile Group Index (HAGI) jumping 39% in 2013, 16% in 2014 and 17% in 2015 while posting gains of 467% over the last 10 years. Please contact one of our expert sales consultants at (314)291-7000 or info@schmitt.com for more information. They will be happy to give you a complete walk-around, supply you with a more detailed description and answer any questions you may have. Buy with confidence.

 

HISTORY OF THE MG TD

The successor to the popular MG TC, the TD was first constructed in 1949 with MG eyeing the North American market who previously fell in love with the sporty appeal of the TC. Improvements over its predecessor were plentiful with the TD being five inches wider (for more room in the passenger compartment) while front independent suspension as well as rack and pinion steering greatly improved handling. Smaller wheels with bigger tires allowed for more refined front fenders while a now standard 4-speed gearbox allowed for higher speed cruising. The hand-built quality of the TD added to the charm and production of the model lasted until 1953. A perfect combination of pre-war style with post-war performance, the TD helped to solidify MG’s reputation as a sports car company. Today the MG TD is still perceived as a charming British roadster with timeless appeal. It is no wonder why examples are respected and collected in both professional and enthusiast circles.

 

*Please note that this vehicle is titled under its engine number.

 

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