Technical Day 2015|
Saturday 6th June 2015
year's V8 Technical Day will be held on Saturday 6th June 2015 in the John Thornley
Suite at Kimber House, 12 Cemetery Road, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX14 1AS commencing
at 10am and finishing at around 3.30pm.
do I join the V8 Technical Day?
Bookings for this event can be made directly
with the organiser Roger Aldridge using an online form. The event is open to members
of the V8 Register - MG Car Club.
The cost to attend is £15
which includes tea and coffee and a light buffet lunch.
Book a place using
Bookings from fellow members. More
John Thornley Suite
12 Cemetery Road
2015 V8 Technical Day for V8 members is to be held at a new venue, the John Thornley
Suite at the Club's Headquarters at Kimber House, Abingdon. If you have never
visited Club HQ before now is your chance! The suite is a purpose built room with
state of the art presentation equipment.|
The programme for the day will
cover various aspects of owning a V8 MG, with three principal speakers:
Macartney - Building a V8 Roadster
If you have been following Mike's rebuild
story posted on the V8 website, this is a chance to hear first-hand the trials
and tribulations of undertaking such a project. Reports
Wanstall - Hoyle Suspension upgrades
Mark is the owner of Fisher Services,
based in Sydenham in SE London and in 2014 he bought John Hoyle's engineering
business. Mark is a long term MG V8 owner and has fitted a number of the Hoyle
suspension upgrades over the years. He will explain the challenges of carrying
out such modifications. More
Wilder and Chris Allan - "MG RV8 The Manufacturing Story"
members will have purchased this excellent book. George and Chris will tell the
story of how the book came about, its production and sales success. They are currently
working on a new book on the RV8 on which they will give us an early preview,
together with a short video on the production of the RV8 never before seen. See
a review of the book. More
addition to our main speakers there will be updates on the current position on
ethanol in petrol, V8 cooling issues, the rolling VED exemption and an explanation
of the recent research on MGBGTV8 and RV8 values for our updated price guides.
full programme for the day is available here
Register - MG Car Club - the
leading group for MG V8 enthusiasts at www.v8register.net|