1995 MG RV8

Make: MG

Model: RV8

Date of Registration: March 1997

Chassis Number: (tbc)

Body Type: 2-seat sports/racer

Mileage: 26k

Fuel Type: Petrol


Engine: 3.9 L Rover EFi V8

Transmission: Manual five-speed LT77 gearbox

History: Build date 31 October 1995 as certified by the MG Rover group in a document issued on 21 August 2008 at Longbridge

Comes with an MG Heritage/Certificate of Conformity that confirms it was one of last ones ever built

Exported to Japan, returned to the UK in August 2006

From the provenance of a Cambridgeshire collection, this car was professionally stored, exercised regularly, and serviced by an MG specialist

Extensive service history with MOT certificates and invoices of work carried out

Exterior Colour: Woodcote Green

Interior Colours: Main Trim: Magnolia leather, Seats: Magnolia, Carpets: Green

Sun Visors: Black, Top Roll: Burr Elm

Instrument panel: Burr Elm Veneer, Door Cappings: Burr Elm Veneer

Additional Features and Extras:

Optimax Chip (an MG recognised upgrade that improves fuel consumption and mid-range performance),

spax shock absorbers, beautiful burr elm dashboard and top roll upgrade,

Motolita steering wheel (original steering wheel comes with it too) and burr elm gearknob,

indoor/outdoor £300 car cover with an MG logo,

two sets of keys, original handbooks, original tool kit, a tonneau half cover and wind break,

new hood fitted by professional coach trimmer

Desirable registration P12 MGR is included in the sale

Price: £26,995

General Background:


  • Produced from 1992 to 1995, debuted at the British International Motor Show in October 1992

  • Of the 1983 MG RV8 produced, 1579 were sold to Japan

  • The engine produced 190 bhp (142 kW) at 4,750 rpm

  • 0–60 mph (96 km/h) in 5.9 seconds