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Bevin's MGB Motivational Thread
« on: June 02, 2010, 07:13:19 AM »
Hey Bevin, here is some motivation for you:

http://www.honda-tech.com/showthread.php?t=2265590

This guy is swapping a S2000 into a 1967 Honda S800




Dude, you think your MGB is small, look at this S800 compared to a, WHAT, that is a CRX??
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Re: Bevin's MGB Motivational Thread
« Reply #1 on: June 02, 2010, 07:19:04 AM »
S2000 6-speed transmission (right):


Shifter detail:


S2000 trans a tight fit:
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Re: Bevin's MGB Motivational Thread
« Reply #2 on: June 02, 2010, 07:19:22 AM »
This could be your MGB:

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Re: Bevin's MGB Motivational Thread
« Reply #3 on: June 02, 2010, 07:20:09 AM »
Wow, check out this, S2000 next to a Honda S600:

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Re: Bevin's MGB Motivational Thread
« Reply #4 on: June 02, 2010, 07:21:42 AM »
Is this your MGB GT?

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Re: Bevin's MGB Motivational Thread
« Reply #5 on: June 02, 2010, 07:27:22 AM »
Bevin,

Regarding rear axles, here is a guy who is running a shortened 8" HILUX AXLE!! in his S800







Those brackets can be purchased off of eBay already fab'd up as a universal kit. Here are a couple examples:



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Re: Bevin's MGB Motivational Thread
« Reply #6 on: June 05, 2010, 11:38:28 PM »
You'll never make fun of Fix It Again Tony's again
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Re: Bevin's MGB Motivational Thread
« Reply #7 on: June 07, 2010, 11:57:47 PM »
Wow that little x19 is so cool need to make some inquire about the  frame mods to support the mid engine in the MG that looks very good. Blower would fit without changing front suspension  8) way to  8) cause its like truck with 35 inch bfgs old school against a one with 42 irocs NO comparison. it has to be sick right away sorry NOT..

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Re: Bevin's MGB Motivational Thread
« Reply #8 on: June 08, 2010, 11:14:32 AM »
Yeah well at least the truck with 35" BFGs can do Rubicon, Dusy, Swap, Coyote, Strawberry, West, Bald, Hammers, Mirror, Red, Coyote right now jump in and turn the key
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Re: Bevin's MGB Motivational Thread
« Reply #9 on: August 19, 2010, 10:37:09 AM »
K20 in a Cooper

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Re: Bevin's MGB Motivational Thread
« Reply #10 on: August 19, 2010, 10:42:06 AM »
F20 in a Sprite





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Re: Bevin's MGB Motivational Thread
« Reply #11 on: August 19, 2010, 10:43:52 AM »
2JZ Swap

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Re: Bevin's MGB Motivational Thread
« Reply #12 on: August 21, 2010, 11:03:56 AM »
If they can fit this, then you can fit a S2000 engine with noooooooooooo problem



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Re: Bevin's MGB Motivational Thread
« Reply #13 on: August 21, 2010, 12:17:23 PM »
I thought the F20C would look huge in an early Sprite... it doesn't.

2JZ swap...  ;D

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Re: Bevin's MGB Motivational Thread
« Reply #14 on: September 19, 2010, 07:44:30 AM »
THE F20 SEEMS TO MORPH!. Anywhere you put it but that rover v8 looks very nice also the replacement parts are prob not so cheep!