Steve Quilliam's 1975 MGB with Rover 3.5L V8 and Toyota 5-speedas published in BritishV8 Magazine, Volume XIX Issue I, December 2011
Owner: Steve Quilliam
City: Victoria, Australia
Model: 1975 MG MGB (U.S. spec)
Engine: Rover 3.5L V8
Built by: owner.
Features and Specifications
|Engine:||Rover 3.5L V8 engine.
Scorcher electronic distributor.
Twin S.U. carburetors.
|Cooling:||MGB V8 radiator with electric fans.
|Exhaust:||4-into-1 block hugger headers.
|Transmission:||Toyota Supra 5-speed transmission.
|Rear End:||stock MGB (Salisbury) axle, including 3:909:1 gears and open differential.
|Front Susp.:||stock, except lowered and converted to righthand drive.
|Rear Susp.:||stock, except lowered.
|Wheels/Tires:||Minilite 15x7 ten spoke aluminum wheels.
|Interior:||converted to righthand drive.
Aftermarket steering wheel.
|Exterior:||Chrome bumper conversion, including removal of U.S.-spec side indicator lamps.
Rover 3.5L V8 engine with twin S.U. HIF6 carburetors.
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