Monthly Archives: December 2018

MG Launch MG 3 Budget Race Car

The MG Cup would welcome the cars to the Championship and we look forward to see which dealers support this, as this could be the start of a new one make class to get drivers on the grid.   For more information contact Adam at the MG Car Club.

MG has announced that it will launch a low-cost racing version of its MG 3 hatchback in early 2019. 

Interns at parent company SAIC Motor’s UK Technical Centre, in collaboration with the MG Car Club, have been tasked with preparing a 3 for track use with a budget of just £5000 as part of their internship project. 

Full details of modifications carried out haven’t been revealed, but proposed regulations for the Class A Road Going category allow for limited weight shedding and installation of performance parts such as GAZ adjustable damping components and a Scorpion exhaust system. 

Adam Sloman of the MG Car Club said: “Motorsport is a huge part of MG and the Club’s heritage, and we are very much invested in bringing new cars, drivers and young competitors to our grids in the future.”


MGZR 170 Class B race car offered for use in MG Cup

MGZR 170 – For sale to MG Cup Entrant as car been rested while owner races his MGC in 2019.  However, the car is offered to driver in MG Cup.  New pads recent clutch Gaz dampers good tyres harness in date full cage and fire system.  Oil changed after each event dry stored and ready to race.  Priced at £2500 so a great way to start racing in the MG Cup for 2019 season. For more details contact Shaun Holmes shaunwh@hotmail.com