NAMGAR & Chapter Events

Details of other NAMGAR and Chapter Events (excluding the National GT and Regional GT's) are provided in this section.


Photo for Drive Your MGA Day - 2017Drive Your MGA Day - 2017

"Drive Your MGA Day" became Drive Your MG or Jaguar Day for NAMGAR Chapter Club, the Canadian Classic MG Club, and its sister Club, the Canadian XK Jaguar…  Read more


Photo for Drive Your Magnette Day Observed on ScheduleDrive Your Magnette Day Observed on Schedule

Way back in the Fall of 2016, “Drive Your Magnette Day” was being observed. Regrettably your humble reporter could not participate as business called him away. But let…  Read more


Photo for 2017 Brits in Paradise: Update2017 Brits in Paradise: Update

Following is an update from the organizers of the Brits in Paradise event scheduled for April 24-28, 2017 in Key West, Florida As of today (January 11th) we…  Read more


Photo for The 1st Annual “Whimper Wonderland” MG RunThe 1st Annual “Whimper Wonderland” MG Run

We drive a 1962 MGA Mk II. Late in 2015, we had this crazy idea that we would drive our car on New Year’s Day, no matter what…  Read more


Photo for MG Vintage Racers’ Announces Two Focus Events for 2016MG Vintage Racers’ Announces Two Focus Events for 2016

MG Vintage Racers' (MGVR) has announced two focus events for 2016! To celebrate MGVR’s 35th Anniversary and 20 years of Focus Events they will be staging a mid-West…  Read more


Photo for Historic Sebring MGA ReunionHistoric Sebring MGA Reunion

Two historic Sebring MGA 1600 Deluxe Coupes will reunite at the Sebring track for the first time since 1962 - the final year for MGAs at Sebring. The…  Read more


Photo for Hear Ye! Hear Ye!Hear Ye! Hear Ye!

NAMGAR's new Chairman, Carol Shamonsky, has proclaimed Saturday, May 2nd, as this year's "Drive Your MGA Day". NAMGAR Chapter Clubs are encouraged to organize a drive for their…  Read more


Photo for MG Racing Events – 2015MG Racing Events – 2015

2015 is shaping up to be a great year for MG vintage racers and MG enthusiasts! There will be many vintage races around the country, with various racing…  Read more


Photo for MGVR’s “Focus Event” 2015 At Virginia International RacewayMGVR’s “Focus Event” 2015 At Virginia International Raceway

Every year the MG Vintage Racers select one vintage racing event as their designated “Focus Event” where they work with the race event sanctioning body to include some…  Read more


Photo for Magnetteers Celebrate First-Ever “Drive Your Magnette” DayMagnetteers Celebrate First-Ever “Drive Your Magnette” Day

From coast to coast, real MGs with four doors were seen in all corners of North America. Yeah, there were a few glitches – like the designated date…  Read more


Photo for Did You Drive Your Magnette?Did You Drive Your Magnette?

Saturday October 4th, 2014, was NAMGAR’s first “Drive Your Magnette Day”. We do not have a Magnette, but wanted to show our respect for this pre-cursor of the…  Read more


Photo for It’s Official: Drive Your Magnette Day Announced!It’s Official: Drive Your Magnette Day Announced!

Oh how I wish I could take credit for this idea! But alas, it comes from Bruce Woodson and our Magnette-friendly NAMGAR Board. The date is Saturday, October…  Read more


Photo for Shift Happens!Shift Happens!

What will we do with our cars when all us old guys are gone? This is a question that members of Car Clubs are asking themselves right now.…  Read more


Photo for Chapter Reports on “Drive Your MGA Day 2014” (Updated 19 May 2014)Chapter Reports on “Drive Your MGA Day 2014” (Updated 19 May 2014)

The annual "Drive Your MGA Day" took place in many parts of North America on Saturday, May 3, 2014. Posted below are several articles and photos from NAMGAR…  Read more


Photo for MG Jamboree 19MG Jamboree 19

“Come to the Fair at MG Jamboree 19!” - November 14 – 16, 2014. Once again, The Florida Suncoast MG Car Club is hosting MG Jamboree at the…  Read more


Photo for NAMGAR Proclamation!NAMGAR Proclamation!

Hear Ye! Year Ye! His Eminence, Bruce Woodson, Chairman of NAMGAR, has declared Saturday, May 3rd as "Drive Your MGA Day" for 2014. MGA owners are currently working…  Read more


Photo for 62nd Annual Rallye Glenwood Springs - June 13-15, 201462nd Annual Rallye Glenwood Springs - June 13-15, 2014

The MG Car Club - Rocky Mountain Centre invites you to join us for the 62nd Annual Rallye Glenwood Springs, the oldest continually-held time-speed-distance rally in the United…  Read more


Photo for Save the Date! MG2016: A Run for the Roses June 13-17, 2016 Louisville, KentuckySave the Date! MG2016: A Run for the Roses June 13-17, 2016 Louisville, Kentucky

The North American Council of MG Registers is pleased to announce that MG2016 will be held from June 13th-17th, 2016 in Louisville, Kentucky! Entitled "Run for the Roses",…  Read more


Photo for 2014 Collier Brothers Memorial Trophy2014 Collier Brothers Memorial Trophy

The Sportscar Vintage Racing Association's Director of Events, John McKnight, has announced that MG will be the feature marque for the 2014 Glenora Wine Cellars US Vintage Grand…  Read more


Photo for Return to Paradise Key West - April 21-25, 2014Return to Paradise Key West - April 21-25, 2014

Join the fun, “Return to Paradise” with your British Iron and friends April 21-25, 2014. The Key West British Car Club is again hosting its annual gathering in…  Read more


Photo for Conch Out at Key WestConch Out at Key West

Austin Finch, four-legged companion to NAMGAR members, Steve and Donna Finch, provides a different perspective on an annual Key West event.  Read more


Photo for MGs at the Jefferson 500! Vintage Racing Action at Summit Point RacewayMGs at the Jefferson 500! Vintage Racing Action at Summit Point Raceway

A host of vintage racing MGs gathered together at Summit Point Motorsports Park in West Virginia the weekend of May 16-19, 2013. A special event was happening, the…  Read more


Photo for Jefferson 500 Event Information and RemindersJefferson 500 Event Information and Reminders

In less than two weeks many of us will be joining our MG Vintage Racing friends for another Focus Event at the Jefferson 500 (May 16-19).  As of…  Read more


Photo for The Eleventh Annual Wild Hare RunThe Eleventh Annual Wild Hare Run

After what seemed like a never-ending Winter, we finally got an answer to the question we were all asking; “Yes Virginia, there would be a racing season this…  Read more


Photo for VRG 2013 Focus Event UpdateVRG 2013 Focus Event Update

Six weeks and counting until our Focus Event with VRG at Summit Point Motorsports Park! Are you registered yet? Complete your entry on, or before the April 15…  Read more


Photo for MGVR Gears up for our 2013 Focus Event with VRGMGVR Gears up for our 2013 Focus Event with VRG

Mark your calendars and make plans to join MG Vintage Racers for up to FOUR DAYS (May 16-19) of Focus Event action with the Vintage Racers Group at…  Read more


Photo for “Drive Your MGA Day” 2013“Drive Your MGA Day” 2013

NAMGAR Chairman, Bruce Woodson, proclaims Saturday, May 4th, 2013 as "Drive Your MGA Day".  Read more


Photo for Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix Stories - “In Their Own Words”Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix Stories - “In Their Own Words”

NAMGAR Member, Greg Prehodka, provides a report and participant comments on the recent Pittsburgh Vintage Grand Prix where the MG was the featured marque. (Photo by Mark Sherman)…  Read more


Photo for “Drive Your MGA Day” Goes International“Drive Your MGA Day” Goes International

The annual Drive Your MGA Day, originally established by NAMGAR for members in North America to blow off the cobwebs on their MGA's in the Spring, has this year become an international event.  Read more


Photo for MG Vintage Racers - Racing Schedule for 2012MG Vintage Racers - Racing Schedule for 2012

Greetings MG Vintage Racers.  Here is a list of significant MG races for 2012. Please contact the editor@mgvr.org if your Club's racing event is missing from this list.…  Read more


Photo for 12 Hours of Sebring 2012 - Sebring MGA Reunion (March 13-17)12 Hours of Sebring 2012 - Sebring MGA Reunion (March 13-17)

This year’s 12 Hours of Sebring support race with SVRA is a ‘do not miss’ event for the MG enthusiast. This year marks the 50th year of the…  Read more


Photo for MG Vintage Racing “Focus Event” 2013 AwardsMG Vintage Racing “Focus Event” 2013 Awards

The “MG Vintage Racers” (MGVR) celebrated their 18th “Focus Event” at VRG’s “Jefferson 500” at the Summit Point, West Virginia race track the weekend of May 17-19, where…  Read more


Photo for Sunshine Plus Classic Cars = Beautiful DaySunshine Plus Classic Cars = Beautiful Day

On May 4th, NAMGAR's Drive Your MGA Day, the Canadian Classic MG Club organized a Koffee Klatch (weird name for a meeting at a cafe), followed by a…  Read more


Photo for Kimber Festival UpdateKimber Festival Update

We hope that you are all seriously considering coming to the Kimber Festival on April 21-22. This will really be a great way to kick off the M.G.…  Read more