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Article Good sports
Publication Classic Cars February 2011
Good sports - These sporting tin-tops earned rally and race accolades in their late-Fifties and early-Sixties heyday.  Time to discover which stirs the emotions best today.  MG Magnette vs Riley One-Point-Five vs Sunbeam Rapier.
Article Buying Guide - 1953-58 Magnette ZA/ZB
Publication Classic Cars March 2010
Buying Guide - 1953-58 Magnette ZA/ZB - MG's sporting Magnette ZA and ZB are two of the most usable and affordable Fifties British classic saloons - if you find the right example.
Article Magnette Restoration - Magnette Makeover
Publication Practical Classics Spring 2005
Magnette Restoration - Magnette Makeover - John Arnold thought hed got a sound car when he bough this MG Magnette but nothing is ever that simple is it...
Article Buyers Guide - MG Magnette ZA/ZB 1953-1958
Publication Practical Classics Spring 2003

Buyers Guide - MG Magnette ZA/ZB 1953-1958 - Fast, luxurious and a great handler, the Magnette has loads to offer.  The trick, as ever, is finding a good one.

Article Classic Cars August 2001 pg 122
Publication Classic Cars August 2001
MG Magnette ZB. The last MG saloon to wear its badge with honour until the Rover 75-based ZT.
Article Buyer's Guide - Magnetic Attraction
Publication Classic Car Mart May 2011
Buyer's Guide - Magnetic Attraction - It may be a badge-engineered Wolseley under the skin but the Magnette offers surprisingly modern performance and a supremely practical way to enjoy MG ownership.  Here's what you need to know before taking the plunge.
Article How to buy an...MG Magnette
Publication Classics Monthly June 2010
How to buy an...MG Magnette - After a difficult birth, the Magnette has grown into a practical and tempting choice of luxurious 1950s sporting saloon.
Article Buying power - MG Magnette ZA/ZB
Publication Classic Car Weekly 14 December 2006
Buying power - MG Magnette ZA/ZB - They may have been the first badge-engineered BMC MGs, but in their day, the ZA/ZB Magnette sports saloon were highly regarded cars, offering those MG aficionados who preferred a little more sophistication and civilisation a lot for their money.  RICHARD GUNN is your guide to buying one.
Article Road Test - MG Magnette
Publication Classic Car Weekly 20 January 2005
Road Test - MG Magnette - Built 1953-58, four-door saloons.  Front-engined, rear-wheel-drive.  1489cc 4-cyl OHV engine.
Article Classics January 2002 pg 100
Publication Classics January 2002
MG Magnette ZA/ZB. Highly praised sporting saloons from the 1950s, but what are the ZA/ZB Magnettes like to maintain? Kim Henson takes a close look.
Article Classic Car Weekly 26 September 2001 pg 8
Publication Classic Car Weekly 26 September 2001
Buying Power. MG Magnette ZA/ZB. MG traditionalists may have disliked them, but ZA/ZB Magnette range has much to offer, says Richard Gunn.
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