As part of the handover of several loan cars, Holly Davies, (an engineer at Rolls Royce in Derby) and her husband Scott took charge of Andrew Morison’s 1934 JAP Super Sports at the British Motor Museum on the 7th April. Holly had already joined the MTWC and with dad James had been reading up on […]
Chateau Impney Hill Climb 7th – 8th July 2018 Motorsport returned to the Chateau Impney Hill Climb. Over 200 competitors battled it out in an effort to write their names in a new chapter of the chateau’s motorsport history by challenging one of the UK’s most unique courses. No fewer than 9 Morgan Three Wheelers […]
Five more documents added to whet your appetite!
There’s an odd looking Super Sports for Sale at Brightwells Auction on Wednesday July 11th. Originally a 1934 Matchless Super Sports, it now has very non-original bodywork and a 60° J.A.P. engine. Click here to see the Auction Catalogue. The Morgan is Lot 64 It sold for £19,250.00
If you’re travelling through France this year, maybe to le Puy Notre Dame, BEWARE! There are new speed limits in force. The speed limit on many A and B roads in France has been reduced to 80km/h (50mph) – in a bid to save up to 400 lives a year. Coming into effect from July […]
The Morgan Three Wheeler Club Training Day Bicester Heritage Centre Test Track – Saturday 30th June Once again Bicester Heritage Centre proved to be the ideal place for a day of Morgan Three Wheeler driving experiences. We’ve got a write-up from Ian Parkinson. Click here to see what he had to say about the day.
We’re sorry to report that another long-term Morgan Three Wheeler Club Member and enthusiast has died. We got a note from Simon Rayfield which has been reproduced below. We also have details of the funeral arrangements. Maurice & Eileen at MOG 2011 From Simon Rayfield: I had a note from Eileen to say that […]
Once again, the peace and tranquility of the English Lake District was interrupted by the wonderful sounds of V-Twin engines as the North West Group Buttermere Camping Weekend got under way on 22nd June. The weather was glorious all weekend and not a drop of rain! Click here to read all about it and see […]
The Fifth Goggles and Gauntlets Old Hunstanton June 7th to 11th 2018 Words from Ian Parkinson. Photos from Gerald Lawford Click here to read all about it.
Sad news about our ex club Chairman Brian Clutterbuck. 27th June 2018 After almost 6 months in Hereford Hospital being treated for a sudden attack of pancreatitis and pneumonia Brian had lost a lot of weight and become very weak. More problems arose on Tuesday which he was not strong enough to fight and he […]
The VSCC played host to Round 5 of the 2018 Morgan Three Wheeler Club Challenge Series running under ACU rules. Simon Edwards campaigned his Super Aero in 2 VSCC Races and won awards in each.
If you’re a club member, registered on the website and logged in then your very own, personal Bulletin is on-line and waiting for you. Just click here to download and read it.
Morgan Three Wheeler Club Curborough Sprint The Club’s Flagship Sporting Event A super, friendly day’s motor sport at our annual sprint which was held at the Curborough Sprint Course (also known as “Cürburgring”) . It was also a round of the 2018 Challenge Series and the Sprint and Hillclimb Series. A splendid entry of Morgans […]
West Midlands Group Organiser, Dave Anscombe, took his F4 and a full complement of passengers to Hallow Country Fair in Worcestershire on Sunday, 4th June. A few words from Dave: The weather was wonderful for the Hallow Country Fair and the location convenient to many of the [West Midlands] group but I had the only […]
Another 12 items just added including radiators, Matchless cam followers and early bevel boxes.
With apparently very short notice to staff and customers as of 1st June 2018 ‘The Bay Horse’ is closed. To tide us over a quick decision was made to use ‘The Dusty Miller’ close to the motorway just outside Barlborough for the June, July and August meetings. Click here for more details.
Ian Parkinson’s memories of the weekend. Photos from Gerald Lawford – click here.
La Vie En Bleu – 26th & 27th May 2018 This spectacular event hosted 2 rounds of the Morgan Three Wheeler Club’s competition season – Round 4 of the Sprint and Hillclimb Series and Round 3 of the Challenge Series. 13 cars and drivers were entered. We’ve got words, photos and results – just click […]
If your car is currently exempt from UK MoT tests, read on! Although these notes refer to Morgan Three Wheelers, they affect any motorcycles, cars (including 3-wheelers) and light commercial vehicles built 40 or more years ago. Our Technical Advisers and the club’s Registrar have compiled guidance notes to help owners of Morgan Three Wheelers but […]
The heading on the Bulletin cover says “Brooklands Special”. However, there’s much, much more to read; good technical articles, Brian Watts’ concluding article about George Goodall’s exploits, the final episode of Post-War Mogs in Australia, “Breathing on a 2013 M3W” and more. Most important to UK members is information about the revised Roadworthiness Regulations […]
Formula Vintage – Round 2 – Oulton Park Oulton Park Circuit is one of the most picturesque and technically challenging motor racing circuits in the UK. 2018 saw the Vintage Sports Car Club once again run on the full International configuration of the circuit, with laps reaching 2.69 miles. Races for all Pre-war cars featured, […]
This year’s opening event was organised by Trevor Seymour who managed to gather over 70 Morgans together, including some of the original Morgans which competed at Brooklands in its heyday. To read about the event and see some of the photos – click here.
Wiscombe Park – Double Meeting 12th & 13th May 2018 A double meeting at this lovely venue in the South West of England. Saturday was hosted by the 500 Owners Association while the VSCC ran the Sunday meeting. Two days of competition in pleasant weather but rather variable track conditions. For more details and […]
Jim Edwards in the ex-Soames Super Aero. Photo – Dennis Rushton VSCC Curborough – 6th May 2018 Round 1 of the 2018 Speed Championship was held at Curborough near Lichfield. Only one Morgan Three Wheeler competed although three four wheeled cousins in the shape of Grannie, the RIP Special and Salome were being campaigned […]
We HAD a problem! Some of our digital library documents disappeared. But…. we think we’ve fixed it. If you click on an item shown in GREEN and it fails to load, PLEASE let us know. Email [email protected] and tell us which item you can’t find.
The search continues for a new meeting venue. The date of meetings is now the third Thursday. The next meeting is on Thursday 17th May at The Crown, Crown Lane, Lower Peover, Knutsford WA16 9QB Click here for more details.
The May Bulletin You may well have already heard your Bulletin drop onto the doormat. But if yours hasn’t arrived, you’ll find your own personal copy on the website. The cover features Andrew Morison handing over his Morgan to Holly Davies who gets to borrow it, nurture it and drive it. If you’re registered on […]
Formula Vintage – Round 1 – Silverstone 21 – 22 April 2018 The opening round of the 2018 Formula Vintage Championship took place on the national Circuit of Silverstone over the weekend of 21 and 22 April. The action packed two day event built upon the history of the traditional Sprint Start Race Meeting and […]
Loton Park Hillclimb – 14th-15th April 2018 Hagley and District Light Car Club hosted the first 2 rounds of the MTWC Challenge Series for 2018. An unfortunate clash with the BHR Meeting at Mallory Park meant that there were fewer entries than normal. However, a good weekend of sport was enjoyed by competitors and spectators […]
Prescott Bike Festival was scheduled for April but the ground was so waterlogged it’s been postponed. The new dates are 16th & 17th June. To read all about it click here.
Words, photos and videos of the group’s run and visit to the Anson Engine Museum. Click here for more.
Easter’s nearly here but your April Bulletin is ready to read NOW! Once Easter’s over it’s time for Opening Runs. The North West Group’s is on 8th April and the club event at Brooklands is on Sunday 29th April. It doesn’t actually feature a run on the roads but there’s lots and lots to do […]
We’re very sad to report that Dave Young, a long time club member died unexpectedly on Friday 16th March. Until quite recently, Dave was the Ford Sales Officer for the club. Here’s a note from Stephen Clark: I have to report the shocking news that Dave Young died suddenly on Friday night. Dave had […]
We’re building up a collection of earlier photos, films and video clips to share with everyone. If you have any information about any of the films or videos then please drop a note to the website and let us know so that we can update the details. We’re building the page slowly and incorporating existing […]
Malcolm Bull has sent a request as below. It is mainly targeted at the East Midlands group members but those from further afield may also wish to attend. I have heard back from Coventry Motofest which will be held on 2/3 June this year. I had been approached to see if the MTWC wanted a […]
Have you always wanted a Morgan but can’t find one that you can afford? Have you got a Morgan that’s languishing in your garage that someone else could use? Can you spare some time to help get a Morgan on the road? “Yes!”……. Then MogMatch is the place to be. MogMatch is a way of […]
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You may not have access to a members map any more but Steve’s work was not completely in vain. We now have a map using the same scheme which shows the locations of all of our sporting venues. There is a link on the 2017 Sporting calendar and also here. Now that you can see how close […]
We are looking for a new Manager for the club’s extensive website. The manager will work with a team of three which maintains the website.