MGB 60th Anniversary

MGB 60th Anniversary

This year is the very popular B’s 60th anniversary and a large of club B’s gathered on a beautiful morning to celebrate. more info to come…

MGA and MGB Distributors

MGA and MGB Distributors

THE MYSTERY OF THE IGNITION ADVANCE CURVES In submitting this article, much of it was written some time ago, I should point out that the assumption that mechanical points are used is not valid. At the time of writing, I was and still do, use…

MSCA Presentation Day 2022 Results

MSCA Presentation Day 2022 Results

Congratulations to John Davies, Jason Edwards, Tyler Edwards and the MG Car Club community for winning awards at the MSCA picnic and presentation day for the 2021 season. John Davies won Sprint Champion of the year and was first in his class, class X. Jason…

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

Annual Australian Kimber Run

BTHE 2021 AUSTRALIAN ANNUAL KIMBER RUN – NOW RUN – ALL THE WAY TO MANNUM. This time the MG Car Club of SA can report that this event has brought out many types and colours of the marque the late Cecil Kimber would have been…

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…