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MGF Cup Action

2000 Race Calendar
25/26 March
8/9 April
30/1 April/May
Oulton Park
6/7 May
Donington Park
20/21 May
3/4 June
Brands Hatch
1/2 July
Donington Park
29/30 July
12/13 August
Brands Hatch
2/3 September
23/24 September
Spa Francorchamps
7/8 October

Details have now been announced by the BRDC of the PowerTour package, which includes the MGF Cup for the year 2000. PowerTour will include, British GT (GT2 & GT3), National Saloons, Formula 3 & MGF Cup. Further details can be found in January Issue of MG Enthusiast Magazine

MGF Motorsport 1999 Season
Calendar of Events

MGF Abingdon Trophy 1999

Date Venue Event  Date  Venue Event 
28 Mar Cadwell Race 11 July Anglesey Sprint
3 Apr Brands Hatch Race  25 July Wroughton Sprint
3 May Colerne Sprint  1 Aug Curborough Sprint
8 May Shelsley Walsh Hillclimb  21 Aug Oulton Park Race
16 May Snetterton Race  12 Sept Thoresby Park Sprint
29 May MIRA Sprint  18 Sept  Wiscombe Park Hillclimb
5 June Silverstone Race  19 Sept Cadwell Park Race 
5 June Silverstone Sprint 2/3 Oct  Brands Hatch Race
13 June Finlake Hillclimb 10 Oct Baitings Dam Hillclimb
27 June Harewood Hillclimb      
The MGF Abingdon Trophy is administered by the MG Car Club and is aimed at those MGF owners who would like to take their road going car onto the track.
The 19 events include 7 races and 12 speed events, the latter comprising of seven sprints and five hillclimbs
Full details available from Peter Browning at the MG Car Club office.
Tel. 01235 555552 Fax 01235 533755
Calendar last updated by John Thomas 29/06/1999

Provisional results 1999

Beginners guide to Speed Events
Full UK MGCC Speed Events Calendar
1998 mid-season review
1998 Final Results

MGF Cup 1999

Date  Venue 
27-28 March  Silverstone
11 April  Thruxton 
2-3 May  Oulton Park 
5 June  Silverstone (x 2) 
19-20 June  Brands Hatch 
8-11 July Silverstone
24-25 July  Knockhill (x2) 
7-8 August Donnington Park
30 August  Castle Combe
4-5 September Croft
26 September  Brands Hatch 
9-10 October  Silverstone
The MGF Cup is for the professional Driver /Team, and all the cars come from Rover powered by identical modified 'K' series engines. All the drivers have been vetted to prove that they will not disgrace themselves or the championship!
Purchase price of a brand new race car, which is not for road use, is a mere £24k.
Then they have got to run it for a season!
See also TeamTrident entry launch
Contact MG Competition Office for more details Tel.0181 647 5757

MGF Trophy (France) 1999 provisional dates

Date  Venue 
28 March Le Mans
18 April Circuit de Ledenon
?? July tba
12 September Val de Viennes
3 October Circuit de Nogaro
17 October Circuit de Nevers - Magny-Cours 
See Mark Mansfield analysis of the first race of the 1998 season here
Contact Rover France +33 1 39 98 40 40

The cars

MGF CupRace Car
MGFCup Competition Car
(photo courtesy of MG World Magazine)

See also early MGF Racing
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