MGF - Reader Ride

By: Cliff Chambers, Photography by: Cliff Chambers

Presented by

mg f mg f

We caught up with Anne Mulder and her MGF at the 2019 MG Nationals in Queensland

Anne and husband Clive (who owns a trophy-winning V8 GT) drove just five minutes from home to reach the Nationals’ rain-swept venue. However, 15 years before they had crossed the Indian Ocean to bring their shared love of the MG. brand to Queensland.

"My husband and I met because we owned MGs," Anne explained. "Between us we had five including a Farina sedan, MGBs, a Midget and the GT V8." The couple still have a 1974 MGB which they used for competitive events – it's awaiting shipment from South Africa.  However Anne’s current MG has grown into an obvious favourite.

| 2019 Market Review: MGB/RV8/MG F/Z Type

anne-mulder.jpg

"I wanted an MGF when they first came out in 1997," Anne recalled  "Then I found out I was pregnant so it wouldn’t have been practical."  However, this locally-acquired car in scarce purple with variable valve-timing has fulfilled all of Anne’s expectations.

"It’s my daily drive car, very economical and easy to park, especially when you’ve got the roof down. Like all MGs, it’s a lovely touring car and always inviting you to just take it for a drive."

 

Unique Cars magazine Value Guides

Sell your car for free right here

 

Sign up to our free weekly newsletter for more unique car reviews and features plus see the latest unique and classic cars for sale.

Subscribe to Unique Cars magazine
- Print edition
- Digital edition