Tag Archives: MG Midget

Silverstone

And so to Silverstone! For the MGCC MG Live! Sprint. I got up early (very early) and drove down with the new engine humming away and showing really good oil pressure, and the recently re-fitted cigarette lighter socket powering the … Continue reading

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Gurston Down

With the new shells and super expensive competition big end bolts in the Midget and after more evenings spent running-in I set off on a five hour drive to Salisbury and the Gurston Down hillclimb. An event I was keen … Continue reading

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Prescott Autum Classic

Prescott – what an amazing place to make a hill climbing debut. 80 years of history and a spectacular venue. Car running fine as we approached and found our spot in the paddock. Whole paddock full of exciting machinery. There … Continue reading

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On the way to Prescott

Very excited as Rob and I set off to drive to a hotel close to Prescott to stay over night and get to scrutineering bright and early. Unfortunately the car started misfiring fairly early into the journey and producing occasional … Continue reading

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Silverstone Sprint (part of MG Live!)

Trusty assistant Rob and I drove down to Silverstone this evening and after some searching (and slightly sarcastic remarks from “proper” MG racers we asked for directions) we eventually found the paddock. The car was running well and I was … Continue reading

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Hughes rally report

If you want to see someone go into meltdown give them 2 maps (which will need multiple refolding), a clip board with speed tables, a clip board with route instructions, a series of time cards that need to be handed … Continue reading

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