MG C GTS 

  • built in England
  • 1964
  • 2.9L
 
When the MGC was officially launched in October of 1968, MBL546E was upgraded to MGC spec with a 2.9-liter aluminum six-cylinder engine.
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Built in between the transition from MGB to MGC, the GTS is a hybrid of both models used to race events like Sebring and the Targa Florio.
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Data points Key details of the MG C GTS

Number built

C GTS
2 cars
Veyron
300 cars
Veneno
4 cars

Engine size

C GTS
2,900 cc
Veyron
7,993 cc

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MG C GTS

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The objective of the GTS was to produce a rallycar to take over from the Mini-Cooper"¹ BMC began by working on a new engine to suit the 2-liter class.
Like all BMW Works cars, the cars were painted red, but the officials at the Targa Florio ordered them to be green so a hastily paint job was done before the race.

Specifications Full list of technical specs

general

Brand MG
Type of car Race car
Year 1964
Number built 2 cars

engine

Displacement 2,900 cc
Air compressor None
Fuels Gas

power & handling

Steering system Rack and pinion

transmission

Drivetrain RWD
Gearing Traditional

suspension, wheels & brakes

Front brakes Disc
Rear brakes Disc
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