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You must be getting sick and tired of comments relating to the new road tax and SORN saga. But I must comment that on more than one occasion I have tried to tax a car online under the new owner’s tax rules – in vain.
I recently bought a car on eBay and the seller declared it SORN so I could tax
Your Letters, The Editor, CCW, Further to Mr Moyce’s letter ( CCW, 10 February), I once owned an MG Magnette ZB with the Manumatic selective semi-automatic transmission in the early 1960s. Because of a leg injury I’d sustained, having a two-pedal car suited my needs at the time. A local dealer had one in his showroom for ages, and he was keen to sell it to me.
The concept was nothing new, as preselector gearboxes had previously been available on many different vehicles, but the MG’s system sounded ideal. You held a switch on the gearlever to disengage the centrifugal clutch, moved the lever to the gear you wanted, then
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