Welcome to the BCV8 Website!
The MG Car
Club's long established BCV8 Championship is the premier series for MGB
and MGC racing, offering classes for the fully modified V8s to road
Championship has been one of the most successful Club based motor racing
series and continues to thrive by providing close racing at a
relatively low cost.
Regulations for the BCV8 Championship were drafted back in the middle of
1976 in the Old Ship at Mortlake opposite the finishing line of the
annual Boat Race and the BCV8 Championship was born at the start of
The MGBV8 has
played a major part in the spectator value of the BCV8 series and the
powerful full-house machines have raised the performance game. However,
the V8 has not eclipsed the 1800 and modified MGB racing is as close and
exciting as ever.
MGCC's BCV8 Championship has some of the closest racing you could wish
to see and is as popular as ever, packed with MGB enthusiasts - not only
the older members but most important younger competitors and their
friends. The MGB is still an affordable sports car for club racing and
the spares suppliers have created an availability of parts which is as
good as ever.
the successful production saloon car racer, Rob Huff the current
Chevrolet World Touring Car driver, David Franklin, Terry Osborne, Barry
Sidery-Smith, Malcolm Beer, Roy McCarthy, Warwick Banks, Spencer
McCarthy to name just a few who give their thanks to the BCV8
Championship for having provided them with a way of entering enjoying
motor racing and learning the basic skills in a friendly and affordable
Come and join us and find out.