MGB GT V8 1973-1976


June 2, 2013 By Mike Lee
Last updated on July 30, 2015
MGB GT V8 (1973)
Country
UK
Top Speed (mph)
125
0-50 mph
5.7
0-60 mph
7.7
1/4 mile
15.8
0-1 km
29.4
BHP
137 @5000rpm
Torque lbft
193 @2900rpm
BHP per ton
129
MPG UK/US
23/20
Engine capacity CC/CU
3528/215
Engine type
V8 Carburettors x 2
Aspiration
Normal
Compression Ratio
8.25:1
Valve Type/No
OHV 16
Transmission (manual/auto)
Manual (Overdrive)
No of speeds
4
Wheels driven
RWD
Brakes F/R
Disc/Drum
No. of Seats
2/4
Length (in)
154.7
Width (in)
60
Height (in)
50
Kerb Weight (lbs)
2387
Additional Info: The MGB GT V8 uses the lightweight Rover V8, utilising an aluminium block and cylinder heads.

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