V8 Technical Day 2016
Saturday 21st May 2016

This year's V8 Technical Day will be held on Saturday 21st May 2016 in the John Thornley Suite at Kimber House, 12 Cemetery Road, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX14 1AS commencing at 10am and finishing at around 3.30pm.

How do I join the V8 Technical Day?
Bookings for this event can be made directly with the event organiser Roger Aldridge - just send him an email with your name and current MG Car Club membership number. The event is open to members of the V8 Register - MG Car Club. Please note the maximum number of places at this event is 40. See the bookings from fellow members. More

The cost to attend is £15 which includes tea and coffee and a light buffet lunch.

John Thornley Suite
MG Car Club
Kimber House
12 Cemetery Road
Oxfordshire OX14 1AS

Event Organiser

Roger Aldridge
07738 679706

Posted: 160114
Updated: 160514

Please note the maximum number of places at this event is 40.

The V8 Technical Day 2016 for V8 members is to be held at the John Thornley Suite at the MG Car Club's Headquarters at Kimber House in 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 an MGV8, with six principal speakers:

Fancy a day at the Track?
Dave Pearce and the team from MGs on Track (MGoT) will give an overview of how to take part in a track day event with fellow MG owners, including costs, equipment venues etc. Followed by Q&A

Fancy a trip to Le Mans?
Roger Aldridge will give a presentation on attending the Le Mans 24 Hours race at La Sarthe. Roger will cover costs, travel options and advice on attending the event sites. Followed by Q&A

MG RV8 - the Development Story
Following on from last year's presentation on the manufacture of the RV8, Chris will cover "Whole Vehicle Testing" on the RV8 - this is a Taster from Chris Allan for his next book with George Wilder on the technical development of the RV8. Followed by Q&A

Technical Updates
Nic Houslip and Victor Smith will give updates on various technical issues that have been raised over the last year.

Tour of Frontline Developments factory
We have a visit to the Frontline factory at Steventon near Abingdon with an opportunity to examine their products, cars and all things MG from one of the foremost companies in the bespoke MG sector. Website

Detailed programme, parking arrangements and the route from the Club Office to Frontline Development's factory. More
Bookings from fellow members
1. Graham Brown
2. John Hale
3. Philip Gent
4. Mike Russell
5. John Cumming
6. David Fordham
7. Terry Silke
8. Geoff Mower
9. Richard Homer
10. Chris Wilkins
11. John Deed
12. Stuart Mumby
13. Stuart McGuigan
14. Carol Edwards
15. Geoff Edwards
16. David Worthington
17. Rik Mooy
18. Paul Fletcher
19. Ron Warr
20. Malcolm Venables
21. John Taylor
22. Roy Baker
23. George Parrott
24. David Biddle
25. David Wilks
26. Pete Thomas
27. David Halliday
28. Roy Miller
29. Peter Steele
30. Ken Clayton
31. Chris Yates
32. Peter Nelson
39. Roger Aldridge
40. Nic Houslip
41. Dave Pearce
42. Chris Allan
43 .Debbie Brading
44. Victor Smith
45. Ian Quarrington
V8 Register - MG Car Club - the leading group for MG V8 enthusiasts at www.v8register.net