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    MGB-GT off-roading?

    My daughter saw this in the Klamath Falls (Oregon) area...

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    Re: MGB-GT off-roading?

    Now, that's cool! Would love to hear that one's story!
    "There are three kinds of men. One who learns by readin'. The few who learn by observation. The rest of them have to pee on that electric fence for themselves." Will Rogers
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    Re: MGB-GT off-roading?

    It appears to be raised (and obviously they've "solved" the problem of the muffler being torn off).
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    Re: MGB-GT off-roading?

    I wonder if that was built for the Gambler 500?

    Yup: https://gambler500.com/gamblerfest2018/
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    Re: MGB-GT off-roading?

    Aha! Good find.
    - Mark

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