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Triple M corner no.258

By March 13, 2022Triple M corner

The Triple M series of MG’s all belong to a family of models that commenced with the 1929 MG Midget and continued through to the mid-thirties via a long string of four and six cylinder OHC engined cars that forged the marques identity.

Date: 12th May 1934 Venue: Donington Park

The third race at this May 34 Donington meeting was for blown or unblown cars up to 1100cc over five laps. A field of nine took part with Rayson’s Riley the runaway winner, 49 seconds ahead of C.E. Martin in his MG L Type Magna (37). Here Martin is seen battling with H.L. Maddick in a similar Magna (20) who ended up in fourth position after being passed on the last lap by A.J. Cormack in his Alta. (LATplate C3412A courtesy of Motorsport Images)