Upcoming Events

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Abingdon Spares is located at:

900 Industrial Park Road, Unit 7, Deep River, CT 06417

Call us toll free: (800) 225-0251
Inquiries: (860) 322-3103
sales@abingdonspares.com

We are open Monday through Friday 8:30AM to 4:30PM, Saturdays 9:00AM to 1:00PM. In the summer, you’ll see us at many British car shows in the northeastern US. Here is a list of events we'll be attending:

CT MG Club British By The Sea

     June 7th, 2020

The Connecticut MG Club’s annual British by the Sea British Car and Bike gathering will take place on Sunday, June 7th, 2020 at Harkness Memorial Park, Waterford, CT. This is one of the largest one day all British Car and Bike gatherings. Details and registration information can be found at www.ctmgclub.com. Hope to see you there!

Joe Curto Tech Session at Abingdon Spares 

CANCELLED!

This Event has been cancelled in consideration of the current health crisis - it will be rescheduled hopefully later this year.

     May 9th, 2020, Deep River, CT 10 am - 12 noon

World renowned SU Carburetor Expert Joe Curto will once again be at Abingdon Spares on Saturday, May 9th. Joe will cover the main type of SU carbs for our British Cars, explaining the details and answering your questions. This is a very informative presentation, which was very well attended the last time he was here. Joe is a wealth of knowledge and information on the history, function, and tuning of the SU fuel systems. Bring your questions, (bring your carburetors if so inclined!)  Hope to see you there. Please RSVP to 800-225-0251 if you plan to attend. Like most events this spring, this is subject to last minute cancellation due to the ongoing health crisis. Please check for updates.

Cars & Coffee at Abingdon Spares!

This Event has been cancelled in consideration of the current health crisis - it will be rescheduled hopefully later this year.

 

     April 25th, 2020, Deep River

Abingdon Spares will be sponsoring a Cars and Coffee on April 25th, at our Deep River shop, 900 Industrial Park Road, Deep River, CT. Please come by on Saturday from 90-012 and join us and your fellow British Car owners for cars, coffee and conversation. Shake the dust off your LBC and get it on the road. We have been promised a visit from a special guest with a very interesting pre-war car! Hope to see you there. For more info, call us at 800-225-0251

NEMGT Register Kimber Festival

This Event has been cancelled in consideration of the current health crisis - it will not be rescheduled this year

     April 3-5, 2020, Buffalo, New York.

Buffalo Transportation Pierce-Arrow Museum, Buffalo, NY 

The Kimber Festival brings together enthusiasts who have a keen interest in M.G. history. Organized as an academic conference, the program consists of presentations about all M.G.s with topics that may include design and production, technical discussions, competitors, and competitions. You do not need to be a NEMGTR member to present or attend. All MG enthusiasts are welcome! Hope to see you there.

Here is a link for more information or to register for the Kimber Festival, https://www.nemgtr.org/kimber-festival-2020/kimber-festival-info.html

MG New Owners Tech Session

This Event has been cancelled in consideration of the current health crisis - We hope to reschedule it in the fall. 

   Cancelled

Abingdon Spares and Farmington Motor Sports will be sponsoring a tech session on Saturday, April 4th, at Farmington Motorsports, 146 Brickyard Road, Farmington, CT 06032. This tech session is designed for new MG owners and those considering purchasing an MG.  This is not intended for those looking to get deep into MG maintenance, modifications, etc. We want to give “newbies” an opportunity to learn about their new car and ask questions about the care and maintenance of MGs. It will also focus on purchasing an MG, what to look for as far as originality, mechanical conditions, and potential problems to avoid.

The tech session will run from 9 till 1 at Farmington Motor Sports. Bring your questions, and if so inclined, bring your MG! Hope to see you there.

AACA Annual Fall Meet, Hershey, PA

October 8 thru October 12, 2019 

The AACA Annual Fall Meet is one of the biggest, longest running and most amazing Swap Meet, Flea Market, Auto Show, in the country, you name it, if it has to do with antique and classic automobiles and automobilia, you can find it at Hershey! For many this is an annual pilgrimage, for others it is a once in a lifetime "bucket list" event. Abingdon Spares will be setup in the Orange Field again this year, next to the NEMGT Register Tent. Please stop by and say hello and maybe find that part for your MG T-Type or MGB you have been looking for! Abingdon Spares will be closed for phone order that week, but you can order ahead and pick it up at Hershey if you like. Hope to see you there!

CT British Reliability Run

September 27-29, 2019

Abingdon Spares is once again a sponsor and participating team on the Connecticut British Reliability Run, September 27th-29th. We will be traveling thru CT, and NY to the Finger Lakes Region. The purpose of the run is to raise money to support our chosen charity, Paul Newman's "The Hole in the Wall Camp. You can help support our fundraising at ctbrr.org, click on the Charity Button, and make a donation of any amount to Team Abingdon Spares. Thanks in advance!

British Invasion, Stowe, VT

Saturday, September 14th

Abingdon Spares will be set up at the British Invasion at Stowe Vermont, on Saturday, 9/14/19. Please stop by or display to see some of our newest products and some real deals on parts and accessories. More infomation about the British Invasion can be found at http://britishinvasion.com/

MG2019 sponsored by the North American MGB Register

The annual convention of the North American MGB Register, it will be held in Traverse CIty, Michigan this year from June 23rd to June 26th. Information and registration forms available on their website. http://namgbr.org Hope to see you there!

GOF 104 - Sponsored by the New England MGT Register

The Gathering of the Faithful, GOF 104, will be held in Plymouth, Massachusetts from June 19th through June 23rd this year. Information and registration forms available at the NEMGT website, http://nemgtr.org. Hope to see you there!

British by the Sea 2019 - Presented by the CT MG Club

June 2nd from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, rain or shine.
Harkness Memorial State Park
Abingdon Spares will again be attending the CT MG Club’s “British by the Sea” British Car and Bike Gathering. This is a “Popular Vote” event, held rain or shine. The featured marque is the Classic Mini. There will be classes for all the popular British marques, and awards for each class as well as Best of Show MG, and Best of Show Classic Mini.
One of the largest all British gatherings on the east coast. Come join in with the hundreds of British cars and bikes for what is an outstanding event held on the southern Connecticut coast, The display field has a spectacular view of Long Island Sound.
Held at Harkness Memorial Park in Waterford, CT, this is one of the prettiest venues for a British Car and Bike show anywhere. More details at ctmgclub.com

Cars and Coffee with Wayne Carini

Saturday May 11th, 10AM - Noon

Wayne Carini of "Chasing Classic Cars", will be joining us for Cars and Coffee on Saturday, May 11th, at our shop in Deep River, CT. Wayne will be bringing his MG PA Airline Coupe, a truly rare and beautiful pre-war MG, normally only seen at prestigious concours events. Please stop by between 10 and 12 on Saturday to see Wayne and the Airline.
Parking will be limited and MGs will be given preferential parking! (Please RSVP to 800-225-0251, attendance may have to be limited.) RSVP 800-225-0251

 

Mini GOF Mk. XLVI   McDaniels, Maryland

May 3rd - May 5th

Presented by the the Chesapeake Chapter of the NEMGTR. For the past 45 years the Chapter members and friends have been gathering each spring at locations throughout the Mid Atlantic area (MD, VA, and DE.), driving their MG T‘s and enjoying friendships and building oh so many memories along the way Abingdon Spares will be a sponsor of the event. For more information, contact 

Ralph Cattaneo, 410-979-6060, dps6060@aol.com

The Kimber Festival 2019

April 12 - April 13

The 2019 Kimber Festival, sponsored by The New England MG T Register, will be held at the Simeone Museum in Philadelphia, PA.  Friday registration starts at 1 pm Friday at the Simeone Museum. You’ll be able to do a museum visit before the flea market, dinner and Kimber birthday celebration. Registration forms will be available on the website, www.nemgtr.org, or email kfest2019@nemgtr.org with your questions. All MG and British car enthusiasts are welcome to join us at this event.

 Send us a message and we'll get back to you as soon as we can.