MG TD V8-60
1952 MG TD has been highly altered.
4 cylinder push rod MG engine has been replaced with a 1937
Ford V8 60 engine. The independent front rack and pinion suspension
has been replaced with a solid front Ford axle with a transaxle
spring and Ford steering and rakes. The axle had to have a section
cut out and the remaining pieces welded back together.
transmission has been changed to a V8-60 transmission. The torque
tub had to be shortened with a piece taken out and re-welded.
The rear end is from a 1937 Ford. Each side of the rear end
had to have a section taken out and be welded.
new shorter axle and a shorter drive shaft had to be made. Frame
mounts for the new front suspension had to be made and welded
into the frame along with new transmission mounts, master brake
cylinder mounts, and rear end mounts. The frame rails have been
strengthened with plates welded along the interior.