Chairman's Transmission

The Chairman's regular column from MGA! magazine is posted in this section.

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Photo for JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2015, VOL 40/NO 3JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2015, VOL 40/NO 3

The Ride of a Lifetime As I pen my final article while Chairman, I find this month’s cover photo rather fitting, since I am about to drive off…  Read more


Photo for NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2014, VOL 40/NO 2NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2014, VOL 40/NO 2

Homework Assignments Back in high school I dreaded homework. All I wanted to do when I got home was play with cars. I guess some things have never…  Read more


Photo for AUGUST/SEPTEMBER 2014, VOL 40/No 6AUGUST/SEPTEMBER 2014, VOL 40/No 6

Barn Finds Opening the old barn door and peering inside was like looking back in time. There were vintage cars everywhere. Some appeared to still be in drivable…  Read more


Photo for JULY/AUGUST 2014, VOL 39/NO 6JULY/AUGUST 2014, VOL 39/NO 6

Wow “Wow” is a phrase that probably gets used too often. But when it comes to MGs and NAMGAR, the word comes naturally and just seems to fit.…  Read more


Photo for MAY/JUNE 2014, VOL 39/NO 5MAY/JUNE 2014, VOL 39/NO 5

Nooks and Crannies I have always made fun of my wife’s travel needs. If we drive the MGA out of town, it is always packed full, even if…  Read more


Photo for MARCH/APRIL 2014, VOLUME 39/NO 4MARCH/APRIL 2014, VOLUME 39/NO 4

Two Steps Forward. In order to move forward, sometimes you just have to stop and take one step back. How many times have you started to assemble something…  Read more


JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2014, VOLUME 39 / NO 3

Chasing Classy Cars As I stepped off the airplane, I halfway expected to see a film crew waiting. At least I was beginning to think I was part…  Read more


NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2013, VOLUME 39 / NO 2

In the Red When it comes to cars, my wife just doesn’t do red. It’s not that Carol thinks red is a bad color. She just prefers to…  Read more


SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2013, VOLUME 39 / NO 1

O Carolina Sunrise through the evergreens.Another day is born.The hills take on a golden glow.A Carolina morn. Vince Gill got it right when singing about the site of…  Read more


JULY/AUGUST 2013, VOLUME 38 / NO 6

Timers As timing would have it, the deadline for this article is just prior to my leaving for GT-38. I am confident, however, that I can already congratulate…  Read more


MAY/JUNE 2013, VOLUME 38 / NO. 5

Face First I still don’t remember what happened. The Central Virginia Chapter of NAMGAR had participated in Motor Trend’s annual Auto Show in Richmond with a great display…  Read more