Rolling V8 Calendar
2018 - V8 Register 40th Anniversary Year

 We have a series of articles and features reflecting on many of the memorable moments, news items and photos enjoyed by fellow V8 enthusiasts. MGBGTV8 & RV8 In 2018 we have the 45th anniversary of the launch of the MGBGTV8 model in August 1973 and the 40th anniversary of the formation of the V8 Register five years later in 1978. In 2017 we will have the 25th anniverary of the announcement of the RV8 and in 2018 the 25th anniversary of the launch of the RV8 that year. Details of the programme of events for the V8 40th Anniversary Year 2018 are available. More

Victor Smith
07770 82297
Sat 14th
Jul
Club Office
11/12 Cemetery Road
Abingdon
Oxfordshire
Satnav: OX14 1AS
V8 Technical Day 2018
Details and booking for the event. More
Steve Newton
07811 474774
01384 863686 Email
Sat & Sun 14th & 15th
Jul
Donington Park Circuit
Castle Donington
Derby
Satnav: DE74 2RP
Club race meeting - British Sports Car Weekend
The V8 Register will have a mini marquee at the event on the Sunday. More
Debbie Brading V8 Secretary
07795 227715
Contacts
Wed 25th
Jul
The Common
Harpenden
Hertfordshire
Satnav: AL5 2SL

Classics on the Common is Britain's biggest mid-week classic car show and ranks among the top events of the classics calendar. A very popular annual evening event, held on the common in Harpenden for pre-1996 cars from noon. Debbie Brading V8 Secretary
07795 227715
Contacts
Sun 2nd
Thurs 6th
Sep
New Bath Hotel and Spa
Matlock Bath
Matlock
Derbyshire DE4 3PX
V8 Derbyshire Tour 2018
The next V8 Tour in the popular series will be based in Derbyshire. The event will include touring the beautiful scenic routes around the Derbyshire dales. There will be a tour of the Peak District National Park, visiting both Derbyshire White Peak and Dark Peak. Briefing details
Ken Clayton & Carol Fletcher
01629 630005
Email
Sat 1st
Sep
Oulton Park
Little Budworth
Tarporley
Cheshire
Satnav: CW6 9BW
Club race meeting - Oulton Park
Full programme of races. More
Debbie Brading V8 Secretary
07795 227715
Contacts
Sat 8th
Sep



Aldon Automotive
Breener Ind Estate
Station Drive
Brierly Hill
West Midlands
Satnav: DY5 3JZ
Rolling road sessions
The day will be a relaxed event with members enjoying time spent with fellow enthusiasts. The £40.00 fee covers a fuelling setup check, timing adjustment check and at least two power plots.
Details
Steve Newton
07811 474774
Email
Sat 29th
Sep

Snetterton
Norfolk
Satnav: NR16 2JU
Club race meeting - Snetterton
Full programme of races. More
Debbie Brading V8 Secretary
07795 227715
Contacts
Sat Nth
Oct
TBA
Redditch
West Midlands
Satnav: B97 5YH
V8 Committee meeting at 2pmDebbie Brading V8 Secretary
07795 227715
Contacts
Sat 20th
Oct
TBA
Satnav: TBA
Club Council meeting and Annual General Meeting
Notice and agenda in the September issue of Safety Fast! The AGM will be held at 1600 BST and all Club members may attend.
Colin Grant
Club Office
01235 555552
Fri 9th, Sat 10th & Sun 11th NovNEC near junction 6 on M42 motorway, adjacent to both Birmingham Airport and the railway station.
Satnav: B40 1NT
NEC Classic Car Show
The major end of season three day classic car show. Website

Debbie Brading V8 Secretary
07795 227715
Contacts
2019
Sat NNth
Feb
TBA
Redditch
West Midlands
Satnav: B97 5YH
V8 Committee meeting at 2pmDebbie Brading V8 Secretary
07795 227715
Sat NNth
Feb

TBA
Lloyds Indian Restaurant
7 Station Road
Knowle,
Solihull
Satnav: B93 OHL
Annual V8 Curry at the Lloyds Indian Restaurant in Knowle in the West Midlands.Nic Houslip
07768 766315
Contacts
Sun NNth
Feb

TBA
Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire
Satnav: CV8 2LZ
Stoneleigh MG-Triumph Show 2019
The combined MG and Triumph show at the National Agriculture Show Ground at Stoneleigh. V8 enthusiasts meet up at the MG Car Club stand at 12.00 noon.
Debbie Brading V8 Secretary
07795 227715
Sat NNth
Mar
TBA
Location TBA
Satnav: TBA
Club Council meeting Debbie Brading V8 Secretary
07795 227715
     
Continued
European Touring Handbook
has been produced for many years and has a mass of useful tips and guides for touring in each country in Europe.
Safety equipment checklist for touring on Mainland Europe
The AA has a useful webpage and a tabulated checklist of what you need to take with you when touring on Mainland Europe - for example the original vehicle registration documents, GB stickers, warning triangle, reflective vest and headlamp adjusters. More