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.”


MGZS V6 Confirmed for Class C

The MG Cup would like to welcome Phil Bowden to the grid for 2019 season.  That’s 4 ZS’s confirmed to do battle 7 Tomcats Class C should be a lot of fun.  #fillthegrid with 2 modern classics doing battle from the glory days of MG Rover. 

MGZR 170 Confirmed for Class B

Ian Boulton is confirmed for another season in class B, Ian is busy building his new car as we speak and we look forward to him mixing it in with class C could this be his year to win the class and championship?

Rover Metro GTI confirmed for class A

Rob Oakenfull will be resting his MGB in 2019 and doing battle in his Rover Metro GTI

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

LE500 VHPD Dry Sump 190 bhp mid engined race car ex MG Trophy

My MG TF LE Ex (mgcc) Trophy 190 / Cockshoot / MG Cup race car. Its a 190bhp (dry sump VHPD Cup car racing engine/ c-r gearbox/LSD), built using a new NAC pre production ‘LE’ bodyshell . Made by Techspeed (BTCC Team) no expense spared, not a converted roadcar hence NOT road registered, Racing hardtop, full FIA cage, special race suspension etc hardly ever used, ex ‘Luffield MG Car’ who had just two made, Just one race in the last two years by me…….Part exchange considered……Ltd Company’s /vat registered business or if its going abroad Vat can be claimed back. …… For 2019 the MG Car Club will be having more MGF/TF races, with a MGF/TF Championship for 2020.

Do you want to come racing in 2019 check out cars for slae section on the MG Cup website

ZR160 Class A race car for sale from Tom Halliwell please contact Tom for details of car and potential support packages as required a great starting point to get on the grid in 2019 #fillthegrid

#fillthegrid 16 registrations in 3 days book your slot now

The MG Cup the home of Mg Rover racing, 16 registrations in 3 days the grid slots are filling fast.  Do you have a MG or Rover and want to race in 2019?  Come and join the MG Cup, with 3 classes clear regulations clean driving standards (club racing is not a contact sport) book your slot on the 2019 grid now.

MG ZR 160 Confirmed for class A

Aaron Ross rejoins the MG Cup for 2019 in his Class A MGZR 160 as part of 2 car team from British Legends.