One page per month version
Safety Fast Newsletters
A full back catalogue of Newsletters scanned from Safety
Fast, from the first in 1992, to date.
MG YT Factory Production Records ~ recreated
(318kb) A PDF file by David Pelham (updated 3 January 2007).
The MG Y Type Buyer's Guide
A miscellany of resources
and articles to help you decide on how to buy and what to look for.
MG Y Type Screensaver
Let there be Ys Screensaver
5 Speed YB Conversion
(241kb) A PDF by Tony Vernall.
for creating a desktop shortcut to the website. You may need both
MG Engine History
(289kb) A PDF file by Neil Cairns.
MG Y Ledgers
(310kb) A PDF file with an introduction by Neil Cairns of guarantee plates, chassis numbers
and engine numbers, where this information is known.
Post War M.G. Saloon cars 1947 - 1999
(4.5mb including colour pictures) by Neil Cairns.
Luggage straps for the MG Y
Details on the luggage straps that were available as a period
Stories from the Rear view mirror
Historical research on individual cars by their owners.
Models of the MG Y Type
Details of models of the MG Y Type.
of Y history events and contemporary world news.
Sister Cars to the MG Y Type
by Neil Cairns
The MG Y Type Tool Kit
by Jeremy Havard.
Terry Ciantar's original tool kit
Photographs by Terry Ciantar.
Please welcome Peter Youles with
Y 6024 to Ys on Parade.
Today, please welcome Carl and Patsy Wellenkoetter with
3072 to Ys on Parade. We now have 450 Ys on Parade! Thank you for sharing your cars with us all.
The MG Car Club
Canberra Inc. has sent in details of their Spring Run and
these have been updated to the Events page.
Please welcome John Turner and Y
6214 and Kenneth Phillips with YB 1154 to
Ys on Parade.
Today, please welcome Michael Leckstein and YB
1275 to Ys on Parade. His car makes
another "pair" with Allen Chick's YB 1274 too!
The mid-month Reprinted Article
has been posted and comes from British Car Magazine, February/March 1999 and
covers John Friedler's MG YT.
new Collectible has been added
Andrew and Arlene
Coulson have added details of the 16th Ripon Old Car Show to the
Tony and Jill Stock have updated their photograph for
YT 2617 on
Ys on Parade.
As we are now coming
up to the eighth year of the website, approaching our 200,000th visitor and have
entered a new decade, we are actively seeking your feedback and guidance on
future development and support of the site. To this end we are conducting a
survey to ascertain whether we are meeting the current needs and the
expectations of the wider Y community and what we can do in future to address
any shortcomings. We would appreciate your comments both critical and
complimentary, your response will remain entirely confidential and although an
analysis of responses may be published they will not be attributed to any
individual. Thank you in advance for your time completing this short
New events have been
added to the 2010 Calendar of Events, and your
attention is brought to Karl Heinz Borches Sommertreff 2010 which is running
again from 18 - 20 June. This was a great event last year so book early to
avoid disappointment this year.
Please welcome Neil
and Lyn Wakeman with Y 3498 to
Ys on Parade.
Welcome to 2010!
As a reminder, the 2010 Calendar
has been uploaded for you.
Kicking off the new
year, we have a new Reprinted
Article for you from 1951 featuring a report from G C Meisl and the MG Y
that took part in the Monte Carlo Rally earlier that year, and a new
Picture of the Month too. A selection of
new Snippets have also been added and a new
Hint and Tip from Terry Sanders has been added on
strapping the tachometer gear reduction drive in position.
Archive of previous
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complete archive pages of the news from a previous