History of Annual Conventions

HISTORY OF THE ANNUAL CONVENTIONS

MG Canada ’92 – July 8 – 12, 1992 – Peterborough, ON. Hosted by the MG Car Club of Toronto. Featured speaker, Don Hayter, former MG Chief Engineer.

MG ‘93 – June 24 – 27, 1993 – Saint Louis, MO. “See you in St Louis”. Hosted by the MG Car Club, Saint Louis. Featured speaker, Ken Costello, Originator of the MGB V8.

MG ‘94 – June 23-26, 1994 – Washington Dulles Airport. “Cruisin’ the Capital” .Hosted by the MG Car Club, Washington DC Centre. Featured speaker Geoff Allen, who worked at the Abingdon MG Factory and Roche Bentley (and his MG RV8), founder and Chairman of the MG Owners Club, England.

MG ‘95 – June 26 – 30, 1995 – Lake Tahoe, NV. “Westward Ho!”. Hosted by the Sacramento Valley MG Car Club.

MG ‘96 – June 26 – 30, 1996 – Indianapolis, IN. “MG International Indy 96″. Hosted by Indianapolis MG Club. Featured speaker, Anders Clausager, archivist, The British Motor Industry Heritage Trust.

MG ‘97 – July 10 – 12, 1997 – Amherst, NY. “Join the Stampede”. Hosted by the Buffalo Octagon Association.

MG ‘98 – July 8 – 12, 1998 – Hagerstown, MD. “A Drive through History”. Hosted by the MG’s of Baltimore, Ltd. Featured speaker Bryan Moylan, who worked in the BMC/BL Works Rally Department at the Abingdon MG Factory from 1955 to 1979. He also has published numerous books.

MG ‘99 – July 7 – 10, 1999 – Vancouver, BC. “ The Spectacular Drive of your Life”. Hosted by the Canadian Classics MG Club. Featured speaker Ron Gammons, from Brown-Gammon.

MG 2000 – June 15 – 18, 2000 – Cleveland, OH. “Cleveland Rocks, MGs Roll”. Hosted by the Emerald Necklace MG Register.

MG 2001 – July 2 – 6, 2001 – Saint Paul, MN. “An MG Odyssey”. Hosted by Minnesota MG Group and Minnesota MG T Register.

MG 2002 – July 3 – 6, 2002 – Grapevine, TX. “Everything’s BIGGER in Texas”. Hosted by Texas MG Register.

MG 2003 – June 19 – 22, 2003 – Saint Louis, MO. Hosted by MG Car Club of St Louis.

MG 2004 – June 24 – 27, 2004 – Parsippany, NJ,. “The British are Coming – Again!”, Hosted by MGCC Central Jersey Centre

MG 2005 – July 6 – 10, 2005 – Olympia, WA. Hosted by MGCC Northwest Centre

MG 2006 – June 21 – 25, 2006 – Gatlinburg, TN. “A Driving Experience in the Smokies”. Hosted by the North American Council of M.G. Registers

MG 2007 – July 16 – 20 Sonoma/Rohnert Park, CA. Hosted by the MG Owners Club of Northern California.

MG 2008 – June 25 – 29, 2008 – King of Prussia, PA “MGs at Valley Forge”. Hosted by the Philadelphia MG Club

MG 2009 – June 24 – 28, 2009 – Breckenridge, CO “MGs at Breckenridge”, Hosted by the MG Car Club Rocky Mountain Centre

MG 2010 – June 23 – 27, 2010 Belleville, ON, Canada, MG Car Club of Toronto

MG 2011 June 23 -27, Reno, NV, North American Council of MG Registers, featured Tim Studdard, Editor of Classic Motorsport Magazine

MG 2012 – June 6 – 10. 2012, Dillard, GA Hosted by Peachtree MG Registry, “Southern Hospitality”

MG 2013 – July 17 – 21. 2013, Corvallis, OR, MG’s on the Oregon Trail, hosted by Williamette MG Car Club

MG 2014 – June 15 – 19. 2014, French Lick, IN, “Drive into a Gilded Past”, hosted by SIR Brit British Car Club & Illinois Flatland British Car Club

MG 2015 – June 8 – 12, 2015, Niagara Falls, ON Canada, “The Magic in Niagara Falls”. Hosted by MG Car Club of Toronto

MG 2016 – June 13 – 17, 2016, Lousiville, KY, North American Council of MG Registers, “Maintianing the Breed”.

MG 2017 – June 25 – 28, 2017, San Diego, CA “MG’s by the Bay”, hosted by the San Diego MG Car Club.

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