MGA History

The “Ted Lund / Colin Escott” Class winning Twin cam
Le Mans 1960

This feature will be developed over time to display items from the collection of memorabilia held in the  MGA Register’s archive.   

Follow these links to open a new window and view a selection of photos of the Private Entrants and Works teams of MGA’s and Twin Cams competing in the 12 Hour Sebring Endurance Races.   

Sebring 1956 

Sebring 1957/58

Sebring 1959 

Sebring 1960,

Sebring 1961

Sebring 1962

These images are from the archive of BARC – the Binghamton Automobile Racing Club  formed in 1958 by four teenagers from Binghamton, New York. Joe Tierno, Dave Zych, Steve Vail and Dave Nicholas.

A selection of early BMC publicity material for the MGA.  Click to see a larger image

MGA Press Day
MGA Press Day 1955
MGA Publicity Photo
Very early publicity photograph
MGA Publicity photos
MG Car Company publicity photograph
MGA Pulicity Photo 2
Early publicity photograph of the Twin Cam
Sid Enever & Pat Moss
MGA designer Sid Enever with Pat Moss at the launch of the MGA in 1955
Twin Cam 2
Early photograph of the Twin Cam
First of a new Line
The iconic advertisement for the MGA. Published in magazines such as “The Motor” and “Autocar” in late September 1955

MGA 1600
MGA Castrol Advert