International MG Articles

Articles from international MG Clubs will be posted on this page.


Photo for V. W. Derrington LtdV. W. Derrington Ltd

We have received the following appeal from Stuart Derrington: "Dear Sirs "I wonder if you could put a request in your magazine as I am doing some research…  Read more


Photo for Mike Brewer Has Another MGAMike Brewer Has Another MGA

The Wheeler Dealer, Mike Brewer, has purchased another MGA. He and Ed China rebuilt a black MGA when their TV program had a workshop in Los Angeles. Now…  Read more


Photo for MGB GT “Red Car” Makes It Around The World and MoreMGB GT “Red Car” Makes It Around The World and More

In 2010, Red Car was purchased for $16,000 AUD, as a 44 year old MGB GT for the specific purpose of completing the Beijing to London trip, which…  Read more


Photo for RIP Circumnavigates the WorldRIP Circumnavigates the World

After leaving Tianjin, China, in May 2010, RIP (1961 MGA), Red Car, and Navy Car have done it! They have successfully circumnavigated the globe.... What a wonderful, and…  Read more


Photo for Travelling with the MGs from AustraliaTravelling with the MGs from Australia

Any journey in an MG is fun, but travelling with a great group of people makes it a great experience. Sitting down at the end of the day…  Read more


Photo for New MGCC UK Overseas DirectorNew MGCC UK Overseas Director

At the recent Annual General Meeting of the MG Car Club UK, the Overseas Director, Paul Plummer tendered his resignation from that position. Paul has carried out that…  Read more


Photo for 60th Anniversary of MGA in Italy60th Anniversary of MGA in Italy

NAMGAR’s Italian correspondent reports that the MG Car Club of Italy celebrated 60 years of the MGA on its stand at the Auto e Moto d’Epoca Show in…  Read more


Photo for Still Looking for History on a Twin Cam CoupeStill Looking for History on a Twin Cam Coupe

In November 2014, NAMGAR was contacted by Francois Schnyder from Switzerland looking for information on his 1959 MGA Twin Cam coupe which he has owned since 1989. Since…  Read more


Photo for The MGA Trans-Pyrenean ChallengeThe MGA Trans-Pyrenean Challenge

Follow another epic road trip report from UK Correspondent and NAMGAR Member, Roger Martin.  Read more


Photo for What is the Connection Between Butch Cassidy & the MGs from Oz?What is the Connection Between Butch Cassidy & the MGs from Oz?

The eight Australian MGs driving through South America, Central America, and North America, being led by Dave and Laurel Godwin in their 1962 MGA, reached Tierra del Fuego…  Read more


Photo for Looking for History on this MGA Twin Cam Race CarLooking for History on this MGA Twin Cam Race Car

Giuseppe Gallara from Turin, Italy, recently contacted us regarding his 1959 MGA Roadster Twin Cam race car. This is believed to be one of just six cars produced…  Read more


Photo for MGA at 2014 Bonneville Speed WeekMGA at 2014 Bonneville Speed Week

A 1961 MGA roadster was entered by Walker-Chapman Performance of the UK at Bonneville. The initial target speed was 200mph. Research for this article has taken many months.…  Read more


Photo for MGA Twin Cam Owner Seeks InformationMGA Twin Cam Owner Seeks Information

A 1600cc twin cam coupe left the factory on February 21st, 1959. It was Orient Red with red interior, black seats with red piping, and grey carpets. A…  Read more


Photo for Call It MGA v.2Call It MGA v.2

This is an important request for information. In 2004 The MGA Register of the MG Car Club published "Call It MGA", which was written by Roger Martin and…  Read more


Photo for Red, White, and BlueRed, White, and Blue

Piers Hubbard provides an account of a recent trip to the "Far Side of the Globe" and the common bond of the MGA  Read more


Photo for RIP in Europe 2013 Part 2RIP in Europe 2013 Part 2

Dave Godwin's report on RIP's journey thru Europe this year continues.  Read more


Photo for RIP in Europe 2013 Part 1RIP in Europe 2013 Part 1

Could this be the world's most traveled MGA? We think so.....  Read more


Photo for Congratulations MG Adventurers – Cape to Cairo and Beyond 2012Congratulations MG Adventurers – Cape to Cairo and Beyond 2012

Eleven MGs left Cape Town, South Africa on September 9th and have now made it thru Africa and to Kimber House in Abingdon. Dave Godwin provides his summary of the expedition.  Read more


Photo for MGs Cape to Cairo and Beyond - Part 4MGs Cape to Cairo and Beyond - Part 4

Eleven MGs and their crews arrived in Cairo on October 31st, some seven and a half weeks since they left Cape Town, South Africa.  They conquered some of…  Read more


Photo for Cape to Cairo - Update 3 (The Blog is Back)Cape to Cairo - Update 3 (The Blog is Back)

The Cape to Cairo expedition has now passed thru Kenya and the convoy of 11 MGs are now in Ethiopia, on their way to Sudan and Egypt. The…  Read more


Photo for Cape to Cairo - Update 2Cape to Cairo - Update 2

Dave and Laurel Godwin's 1961 MGA, shipped from Australia to South Africa and driven from Cape Town to Nairobi, Kenya won a Meritorious Award at the Concours Competition in Nairobi on September 30th.  Read more


Photo for Cape to Cairo - Update 1Cape to Cairo - Update 1

The African roads are taking their toll on the MGs traveling from Cape Town, South Africa, to Cairo, Egypt, and onto Abingdon.  Read more


Photo for MGs For Cape to Cairo Drive Arrive in Cape TownMGs For Cape to Cairo Drive Arrive in Cape Town

After a few technical issues, the MGs from Australia and the UK were driven from the Port of Cape Town to the hotel. Organizer of the expedition, Dave…  Read more


Photo for Cape to Cairo Cars Are On Their WayCape to Cairo Cars Are On Their Way

There's no going back now for the Australian adventurers and their MGAs as the first step of their Cape to Cairo trip is completed. NAMGAR member, Dave Godwin,…  Read more


Photo for Number 44 ReturnsNumber 44 Returns

Dave Godwin from Australia provides his account of Number 44's return to Sebring.  Read more


Photo for MGCC-MGA Register Newsletter March 2012MGCC-MGA Register Newsletter March 2012

Stuart Mumby, Chairman, MGCC MGA Register, provides an update on MGA topics and events from the UK.  Read more


Photo for An Unbelievable MGA DriveAn Unbelievable MGA Drive

Do you think that your MGA is reliable? No problem - a trip to the corner store and back, a drive across your state, even to visit friends in a neighboring state. But would you drive it more than 7,000 miles for 53 days in the heart of Africa? That's what eleven MGs, including two MGAs will be doing later this year.  Read more


Photo for Gold Coast Club Tour PostponedGold Coast Club Tour Postponed

The Gold Coast MG Car Club of Australia had planned a trip to North America in 2012 to bring a group of MGA's to attend the 60th Anniversary…  Read more


Photo for MGCC-MGA Register Newsletter October 2011MGCC-MGA Register Newsletter October 2011

Stuart Mumby, Chairman, MGCC MGA Register, provides an update on MGA topics from the UK.  Read more


Photo for MG Car Club UK - MGA Register Spring WeekendMG Car Club UK - MGA Register Spring Weekend

Stuart Mumby, Chairman of the MGA Register of the MG Car Club UK provides us with information on the Register's Spring Weekend to be held May 18 2- 21, 2012 in Cymru, Wales.  Read more


Photo for MG Z Magnettes in the UKMG Z Magnettes in the UK

This is the third article from Stuart Mumby of the MGA Register of the MG Car Club. As an MGA owner in the UK it is easy to…  Read more


Photo for MGA EX182/38 - LBL 301MGA EX182/38 - LBL 301

This is the second article from Stuart Mumby of the MGA Register of the MG Car Club.  Read more


Photo for Eighteen Old English White MGA’sEighteen Old English White MGA’s

In this article by Dennis Ogborn, we learn how he succeeded in getting 18 OEW MGA's together on a film set in northern England.  Read more


Photo for Expression of Interest: Cape Town to Cairo….and BeyondExpression of Interest: Cape Town to Cairo….and Beyond

A Road not traveled is an Avenue not explored…. Hot on the heals of the successful 2010 MG China to MG Britain trip along the Silk Road, we…  Read more


Photo for MG Live 2010 at SilverstoneMG Live 2010 at Silverstone

MG Live! is the UK’s biggest event for all MG owners and enthusiasts - the MG Car Club’s 60th Silverstone International. Watch a 2½ minute video  of a…  Read more


Photo for HRG Derrington Headed MGA Discovered - by Stuart MumbyHRG Derrington Headed MGA Discovered - by Stuart Mumby

Our British correspondent is Stuart Mumby. Stuart is Chairman of the MGA Register of the MG Car Club. His article this month tells us how an "MGA" weather vane pointed him to make an unusual and interesting discovery.  Read more


Photo for Celebrating the Magnette’s 60thCelebrating the Magnette’s 60th

Allen Bachelder and Steve Kirby recount their experiences at the 60th Anniversary of the Magnette held in England earlier this year.  Read more