Will You Take $2,500 for Your Smashed MG?


“I own a 99,000-mile 1971MGB-GT that was in excellent condition and drove like new when it was hit by a negligent driver, who was clearly at fault and was cited by the police. I don’t want to get my insurance company involved, so I have been trying to settle my claim with the other driver’s insurance company, but seem to be getting nowhere. They made me a ridiculous offer of $2,500 to total the car, which I rejected outright.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2006/05/10/will-you-take-25k-for-your-smashed-mg