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MGC Roadster Racer

Shaun Holmes writes “New engine just built, at present preparing engine bay for paint. Still all suspension to fit. Shell will remain as is as a tribute to the late Steve Plater who raced the car for many years in the states” www.holmesracing.co/MGC-RACE-ex-USA-Steve-Plater.html

DSU 600G

A fabulous C and an even more fabulous set of photographs from Tim Moore on the Isle of Skye …   Tim writes “Much loved much used as far as we know the most northerly MGC currently in UK.  Won long distance award UK at MGCC C Register MGC 50 Reunion at Chateau Impney June […]

YPE 995G

MGC GT YPE 995G From garage to track in 25 years Shaun writes “YPE stated life as 1969 Automatic MGCGT, when I purchased her in 1982 she looked good and was very solid, only one previous owner so I took the plunge and dad and I travelled to Bristol in his new Ford Cortina V6 […]

Jens Clausen

MGC Roadster under restoration  17.1.1969 – Jens Clausen, 30 years like this in this garage. Body all done up and metabolized. Then painted red. Originally Pale Primrose Yellow.        

Triple Carb conversion

Why convert to Triple SU carbs? I have had my C since 2007 and bought a set of Gary Herbold Triple SU manifolds back in April 2012 but had not put them on for a couple of main reasons.   Firstly I was in Asia until 2014 and my car was here in the UK […]

ULL 862F

SWY 115F

“Bob Taylor writes ‘I have only owned the car for 18 months and was a rolling resto. Car was laid up for about 9 years in a heated garage by previous owner. She had a few knocks and scratches around body from garage but no rust to attend to. I had to fit new clutch, […]

MOE 322F

TVB 792F

Jerome from West Sussex writes “I spent the last 2 years restoring an MGB and I have been made an offer I could not refuse and lucky me I found this little gem to replace it. It has not a lot wrong with it and I am looking forward for a nice light restoration on […]

SHY 276G

SHY moved to Hamburg, Germany on 11/11/2011 and her registration had to change to the rather common HH-GC 369H, with ‚369‘ being her month of birth. She is sisters with HH-YB 369H, a Austin MINI Cooper ‚S‘, which was born within days of her in Abingdon and we often wonder, whether they would have seen each […]