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Life at the Summit: October 2014

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In this new series John Newey gives a look behind the scenes at an MG dealership. Words and Pictures: John Newey Hello everybody and here is the first edition of what I hope to be a regular feature. So then, what’s been happening at Summit Garage (Dudley) Ltd this last month then? September seems to have […]

Built not bought: Are you sitting comfortably?

Built not bought: Ollie’s upgrading the seats in his ZS this time around, with the MG’s standard seats making way for something more in keeping with the car’s performance…

Ollie’s upgrading the seats in his ZS this time around, with the MG’s standard seats making way for something more in keeping with the car’s performance…

Built not bought – bigger better brakes

Built not bought: Ollie’s upgrading the seats in his ZS this time around, with the MG’s standard seats making way for something more in keeping with the car’s performance…

Ollie’s adding bigger brakes to his ZS this week with what could be the ultimate braking set-up for the MG ZS.

Built not bought: Getting a grip

Built not bought: Ollie’s upgrading the seats in his ZS this time around, with the MG’s standard seats making way for something more in keeping with the car’s performance…

Ollie’s had chance to reflect on the modifications to the ZS’ gearbox and is feeling rather pleased about the improvements it’s made to his car…

Built not bought: Exhausting the options

Built not bought: Ollie’s upgrading the seats in his ZS this time around, with the MG’s standard seats making way for something more in keeping with the car’s performance…

There’s yet more mods for the ZS as Ollie installs a new exhaust system…

Built not bought: ‘boxing clever

Built not bought: Ollie’s upgrading the seats in his ZS this time around, with the MG’s standard seats making way for something more in keeping with the car’s performance…

This week Ollie presents something of a picture special as his ZS undergoes the next set of modifications…

Built not bought: Stopping after starting

Built not bought: Ollie’s upgrading the seats in his ZS this time around, with the MG’s standard seats making way for something more in keeping with the car’s performance…

In part three Ollie gains some bigger brakes and helps his ZS to breathe a little easier…