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.
29 July 2009
Andrew Coulson has filed reports on the Ripon
Old Car event, and MG Silverstone
27 July 2009
Even more Flickr photographs have been added to the Flickr
26 July 2009
Following a recent posting on the BBS about veneering, a link to the
previously featured Reprinted Articles from Safety Fast, June
1997, concerning veneering has also been added to the
Hints and Tips page.
24 July 2009
New security features have been added to the BBS by Mike Plumstead that will
encrypt email addresses so that spam crawlers will not be able to harvest email
addresses from the page coding. This means that although you will be able
to see and click on an email address such as firstname.lastname@example.org
the actual code in the page is:
which is total gibberish to spam crawlers. We hope that this will bring
continued assurance of our intention to provide you with a safe and secure
internet MG Y experience. You will therefore be safe to leave your full
email address up there if you wish rather than putting it up cryptically (such
as webmast @ mgytypes.org - without the spaces). Our thanks to Mike
Plumstead for this.
23 July 2009
More Flickr photographs have been added to the Flickr
16 July 2009
Y 5492 has changed owners and is now back in The
Netherlands having passed from father to son. It is always heartening to
see the Y infection passing through the generations and not loosing any of its
appeal! Well done Rob and Andrew and we wish Andrew much enjoYment from
15 July 2009
Karl Heinz Boerchers has sent
in a report on Sommertreff 2009.
This has been added to the Events page and can also be
Peter Arnell, also
had a surprise at Silverstone last weekend. David Pelham explains: