MGB Tips – Steering:

MGB Tips – Steering:

MGB Steering “weight” I recently bought a “quick ratio” rack and pinion for my MGB. The standard ratio for a chrome bumper MGB is already reasonably quick at 2.93 turns lock-to-lock. The heavier, rubber bumper MGBs have 3.57 turns lock-to-lock, which results in slightly more elbow…

Annual Australian Kimber Run – Form for Completion 7th November 2021

Annual Australian Kimber Run – Form for Completion 7th November 2021

BREAKING NEWS and Entry Form for completion At long last we can now have the Annual Australian Kimber Run again now that some resemblance of normality has returned! Please put Sunday 7th November 2021 down in your diaries for the 26th running of the above…

MGB Tips – Winter Driving:

MGB Tips – Winter Driving:

Even though we have very mild winters in South Australia, some MGBs will no doubt get less use at this time of year. I was going to offer suggestions for storage of Classic cars but decided against doing this simply because I don’t want to…

MGB Tips – 12V Battery:

MGB Tips – 12V Battery:

I regularly get asked for advice about selecting the most appropriate 12V battery to convert an early MGB from twin 6Volt starting batteries. The placement of two 6V batteries behind the seats of an MGB is an ideal solution to enhance weight distribution across all…

MGB Tips – V8 Brake Pads:

MGB Tips – V8 Brake Pads:

4-cylinder MGB – Brake Upgrade The MGB GT V8 brake pads have roughly a 15% larger area of pad material than the 4-cylinder MGB. Also, the cost is roughly just 15% more for the V8 pads. The good news is that the V8 pads fit…

MGB-REGISTER RUN – SOUTHERN FLEURIEU PENINSULA – 21/3/21

MGB-REGISTER RUN – SOUTHERN FLEURIEU PENINSULA – 21/3/21

This event is being held on the first available date after the publication of the first MGCC magazine for 2021 that didn’t clash with another car club event or a long weekend. I’ve devised a route that zig-zags north and south for 130km across the…

MGB Technical Evening

MGB Technical Evening

On Tuesday the 30th of March, I’ll be holding my first MGB Technical Evening at the MGCC clubrooms commencing at 7pm. Bev has kindly offered to open the bar on the night. The theme of this event will be an owner’s, brake safety inspection for…

New MGB Register Secretary

New MGB Register Secretary

Nick Phillips For those in the club who don’t me, this is a summary of my interest in MGBs. I’ve had an attraction to the MG marque for as long as I can remember, purchasing my first MGB, which I still own, in 1984 at…