MG Classic Race Meeting
Friday 11th - Sunday 13th November 2016
(November each year at Manfeild)
The 2016 MG Classic is the 31st running of this annual event. With at least 40 races over 2 days at "Magic Manfeild", and catering for up to 300 vehicles; this is one of the biggest meetings around.
Acknowledged by one & all as being one of the leading race meetings in New Zealand,
of any type, from the aspects of quality, size, organisation and down to earth fun.
The sense of pride gained from putting on such a meeting is highly prized by our members.
Always something new and different, check out the latest ....
2016 Classic Race Meeting. 13th-15th Nov 2016
- Friday 11th Nov is Private Practice & qualifying Day for entrants only.
- Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th Nov are Race Days
- Make sure we have your email address. Contact the Classic Race Committee
The 2016 Classic Draft programme will be up on the site shortly
2015 Classic Sponsors
A big thank you to the following sponsors who supported last year's Classic in various ways:
Almac have been designing and manufacturing glass fibre products for 38 years and have been producing kit cars for the last 25 years We set ourselves high standards, and pride ourselves on being approachable on any problems that may arise. If you trust us with your lifelong dream we will make sure that the reality lives up to your expectations
04 528 8680
Classic & Modern Motoring
Classic and Modern Motoring are an automotive workshop located in Petone specialising in the restoration and servicing of all types of classic and modern vehicles. We offer full mechanical service, restoration and race preparation. We are the one stop shop with a comprehensively equipped workshop, qualified staff of four and one apprentice – our experience spans a combined total of 80 years of automotive excellence. We are currently rebuilding 2 x VW Combis , 3 Austin Healeys, a Falcon Sundowner Panel van, 2 Morris Minors, a Jaguar MK 2 and 2 Triumph TR 6s (one being a V8 conversion) as well as several MGs. Our discreet location means we are only known to selected enthusiasts. We welcome your enquiry
161 Cuba St, Petone
04 939 3382
NZ’s leading Mustang specialist.
42d Koromiko St, Tauranga
07 578 8852
Dave Ward Towing
24 hour breakdown and towing service. AA roadside contractor.
13 School Rd, Kaiwharawhara, Wellington
04 801 6033, 0274 424 286
We at ENZED understand how much downtime can cost your business. That is why ENZED promises to be there On-time, Any-time, Guaranteed. Also you can be confident that your ENZED Hose Doctor is experienced, formally qualified and will install genuine Parker products from the world leader in motion and control technologies.
0800 4 ENZED
Gala Caterers is an owner operated business supplying catering services to a broad clientele in Hawkes Bay, Manawatu, and throughout the lower North Island. We can service all your mobile catering needs, including - motorsport events, festivals, concerts, field sports, fairs, and special events.
Phone: 027 2830936
Supplier of the Quads
NZ’s longest serving Suzuki Motorcycle Dealership
38 Weld St, Feilding
06 323 6256
Gazley Motor Group
Gazley Motor Group is an award winning Wellington Service Sales and Parts agents for Nissan, Volkswagen, Skoda, Renault, MG, Citroën. We also stock a huge range of used, demonstrator and fleet cars for sale, and also offer affordable finance solutions for your vehicle.
Hutt Wholesale Cars
All cars are AA appraised and fully serviced. You can buy with confidence and we provide top trade in Prices. Trade prices direct to the public.
369 High Street, Lower Hutt
04 570 1081
Iconic Motorsport Adventures
Iconic Motorsport Adventures provides a new experience for the motorsport fan. The fun way to soak up the atmosphere and action at some of the worlds most iconic motorsport events including the Indianapolis 500, Bonneville Speed Week, Nascar at Talladega and NHRA 4 Wide Nationals at Charlotte's 4 Wide Dragway. Staying at the venue in modern RV Motorhomes, is the best way to experience all the atmosphere at these iconic motorsport events.
PO Box 28159,
Havelock North 4157
Ph +64 6 877 4427
Mobile 027 8774002 or 027 280 0975
Interislander's Cook Strait Ferries travel between Wellington and Picton New Zealand. The 92km voyage takes 3 hours and has been described as "one of the most beautiful ferry rides in the world".
0800 802 802
McIntosh Bros Engineering
Supplier of hiab
PO Box 4240, Palmerston North
06 356 7056
Metal Immersions Ltd. is a Tawa, Wellington, based company providing Immersion Dip Stripping, Powdercoating & Glass Blasting.
For that full immersion body strip or just some special bits. Powder coating a specialty.
11 Wall Place, Linden, Wellington
04 232 6880
BrandTech Industries are proud to be the master importer of quality Mothers branded car care products including polishes, waxes, cleaners, Wax Attack Palm Polishers and accessories, cloths and brushware. The best car cleaning, protection available. Assisting motor racing in many ways. Wherever the best is sold. At all good auto suppliers, near you. For a dealer location call
09 273 1935
On Your Mark's Time-Keeping
Powerhaus have been specialising in European cars in Wellington for over 20 years. German, Italian, British, French and Swedish marques are all covered with our knowledge, parts and diagnostic equipment. We offer a full range of automotive services for your vehicle, from all types of servicing and repairs, WoF checks, pre-purchase inspections, through to classic car restorations and race car preparation.
Trusted & Reliable European Car Specialists
160A Tinakori Road, Thorndon, Wellington
04 499 8715
All NZ racing supplies including internationally approved race seats.
138 Hutt Rd, Petone
04 939 0552
We maintain, fix and service most makes and models of cars. Including Subaru, Lotus, and Your classic car!
18 Haining St, Wellington
04 384 4459
Road & Track
Wellington’s premium stockists of racing gear & equipment, auto parts & accessories since 1984.
The shop with the car in the window, all types of road and race equipment from spanners to helmets.
1 Pretoria Street, Lower Hutt
04 566 4515
The Sound brings you less talk and more of the best music of a generation. The greatest music of all time by the artists that still matter.
0800 THE SOUND
The Surgery has a wealth of experience and expertise in the business of specialist car restoration and repair and can be relied on to provide sound advice, options and an excellent end result, in a professional and friendly manner. Quality craftsmanship, with 100 years of tradition. Restoration, Refinishing, Rust Prevention, & Repair If you value your classic car, get it done professionally. Full or partial restorations and high class, 2 pot paint shop as well.
9 Wall Place, Tawa, Wellington
04 232 7543
Mike & Irene
Chocolate is one of life's utter pleasures. And for us, the only pleasure greater is getting to craft our own chocolate every day. trying to make it as divine and delicious as possible. You see, for us Whittaker's, there's chocolate in our genes.
A passion for chocolate since 1896.
Andrew & Brian Whittaker
Other Classic Race links:
- 2012 Poster
- 2011 Poster
- Affiliated to MotorSport New Zealand Inc.
- Normally includes:
Component Cars (NZ Classics of the future) of all shapes and sizes
Historic open wheelers - rare and interesting!
Special races - always with a few cars you haven't seen before
High horsepower to burn! More V8's than Bathurst - truly!
Capacity fields, 30+ most races
Sybil Lupp Memorial Trophy - remembering a terrific lady
O'Neill Trophy for British Sports Cars
MG's only race - we do all the work, so we have some perks!
Handicap races in many classes for extra fun
Time-sliced grid selections for closely matched racing all day
Special interest races - e.g. 'Spaghetti cars', 'Old' drivers etc.
- "Open pit" concept for the public to enjoy
- Sponsored lunchtime charity track rides - fund raising for The Cancer Society
- Race organisers can be contacted here.
This meeting is the absolute favourite for drivers and public alike.
MG Classic Race Meeting - be there or be Square (instead of Octagonal!)