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MG Car Club News Update 1 – March 2009

Safety Fast! One of the Longest Running Motoring Magazines Celebrates Golden Anniversary in 2009

Safety Fast!, the MG Car Club’s iconic monthly magazine, is celebrating its Golden Anniversary in 2009. First published in April 1959 it has enjoyed 50 glorious years and continues to provide the MG Car Club’s worldwide membership with a comprehensive overview of all things MG.

As a fitting tribute to the longevity of the publication, the cover image from the April 1959 edition will once again feature on the front of the April 2009 issue.

To further celebrate the magazine’s Golden Anniversary, the April edition of Safety Fast! will be available to view online free of charge via the MG Car Club’s website for a four week period. Commenting on the anniversary, editor Andy Knott, said, “This is a great time to be involved with the magazine which has evolved and developed over the past 50 years into the ultimate source of information for MG enthusiasts around the world.”

Established in 1930, The MG Car Club is the original club for all MG owners and enthusiasts. It has the experience and know-how to help everyone enjoy owning and running their MG. The club, which is professionally run, is based at Kimber House adjacent to the original Morris Garages workshop and factory. It organises more than 80 events every month with activities for all ages, tastes and models of MG. Social; touring; concours; trials; autotests; sprints; hillclimbs and race meetings, something for absolutely every MG fan.

While the Club is the ultimate knowledgebase for all MGs it also offers practical advantages for membership, including an exclusive insurance package providing great rates for MGCC members. Coupled with this is a comprehensive Trade Partners scheme which means you are never far away from competitively priced MG parts and service from trusted suppliers.

MG Car Club Star Car Initiative Attracts New Members

The MG Car Club Star Car initiative, which offers new and existing members the chance to win a bespoke restored and pristine 1997 1.8i MGF which has been given a complete make-over by MG Car Club approved traders, is helping increase membership of the Club.

The MGF follows the success of the 2008 project which saw the MG Car Club complete a rags to riches transformation of an MGB GT.

Updated MG Car Club Website Success

The recently revitalised MG Car Club website is attracting 300% greater traffic after implementing a state-of-the-art content management system. The new facility allows every section of the club to utilise free web space on a site that is maintained by staff at the MG Car Club’s Kimber House headquarters. Access the website on Website: http://www.mgcc.co.uk

Teenager Aims to make mark in MG Car Club’s Trophy Championship

MG Car Clubs MG Trophy Championship new boy Jack Goff is confident he’ll hit the ground running when the 2009 series gets underway at Donington Park on Sunday 4th April. Seventeen-year-old Goff, one of British motorsport’s most talented youngsters and one to watch for the future, has chosen the MG Car Club’s premium race championship, the MG Trophy, as the next step in what has so far been an exciting career.

Drop in to Kimber House for your MG Shopping

The MG Car Club’s recently refurbished club shop at Kimber House, which is adjacent to the original Morris Garages workshop and factory in Abingdon town, is now open to all, including non-members. The MG Car Club which was established in 1930 on the site of the MG car factory is the original club for all MG owners and enthusiasts. It has the experience and know-how to help everyone enjoy owning and running their MG.

While the club is the ultimate knowledgebase for all MGs it also offers practical advantages for membership, including an exclusive insurance package providing great rates for MGCC members. Coupled with this is a comprehensive Trade Partners scheme which means you are never far away from competitively priced MG parts and service from trusted suppliers

For further details contact the MG Car Club on 01235 555552 or access the MG Car Club website: http://www.mgcc.co.uk.

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Issued by/for further information contact:

John Brigden
BlueSkyPR
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MG Car Club,
Kimber House,
Cemetery Road, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 1FF
Tel: 01235 555552
Fax: 01235 533755
Email: mglive@mgcc.co.uk
Website: http://www.mgcc.co.uk

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