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
(330kb) 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.
Trivia and puzzles
Trivia Quiz 1.
Test your skill and knowledge of the Y Type.
Trivia Quiz 2
how well do you know your Y Type?
Picture Puzzle No 1
Picture Puzzle No 2
Picture Puzzle No 3
26 February 2009
Victor Rodrigues’ car
was used at the wedding of Mrs. Ariane to Mr.
Andreas, Eggenberger-Meier and photographs have now been added to the
Ys at Weddings page.
20 February 2009
The MG Car Club Y
Register AGM is fast approaching on the 15 March 2009, and
Ted Gardner, Secretary, has asked for the
following announcement to be posted:
Secretary of the MGCC Y
Type Register I would like to remind Y Register Members please that we need
Nominations for the Committee Positions as mentioned on the website and in
Safety Fast as we have had none so far. Nominations can be sent via the website
link (on the Events page) or by post to my address. Thank you
Ted can also be contacted by email using the hyperlinks to
Ted Gardner, Secretary, in this bulletin.
18 February 2009
Malcolm Hardy has
sent in a photograph of the oil painting he has had done of his car and this has
been added to the Artist's
Impressions page, although I doubt the photograph really does full justice
to the beauty and detail of the oil painting which looks to be of exceptional
17 February 2009
Like busses, nothing
happens for a while, then two come at once so today, please welcome
Alan Parker from the Isle of Wight, UK with Y 5288 to
Ys on Parade.
16 February 2009
Jean-Pierre Chiron of France with YT 3173 to
Ys on Parade.
Changes have also
been made to the Bulletin Board Service. To prevent spamming entries and
abuse the "quick post" as a non-member has been removed for some IP
addresses and you may now be required
to login as a member in order to post. The Contents menu has been amended
to add these options.
15 February 2009
Reprinted Article continues a
run of articles from comes from The Bulletin and this time is from
November 1993. It covers the "Y" Type Tour of the Yorkshire Dales
September 2nd - 9th 1993. This is a good point to remind you (if you have
not already done so) to sign up for the UK Spring Run, and the UK North
Yorkshire Moors Tour this year - for more details of how to join either of these
great events, please see the Events page.
6 February 2009
Two new Dick Jacobs
photographs have been added to the
page - one of YB, and the other of his Special built on YB 1551.
4 February 2009
Dates for the
Silverstone meeting have been announced as 10 - 12 July 2009. This has
been added to our Events calendar.
Today, please welcome
John and Evelyn Emerson with Y 1935 to
Ys on Parade.
Reprinted Article comes from the
August 1993 edition of The Bulletin, the magazine of the MG Octagon Car
Club and covers the Wings Run of 1993.
Picture of the Month has also been added.
Karl Heinz Borchers
has sent in details of the 2009 Sommertreff im Bergischen Land, 19 - 21 June,
2009 This has been added to the Events page.
Willem Van Der Veer's
Y 5888 was recently used at the wedding of Johan Heimensen and Majan Mijnten.
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