Pioneer Classic Car Show – Update

The theme and title for our stand at the Christchurch 2010 Classic Car Show is…

The first and last Morris Minor Saloon sold New in New Zealand

First
We will be showing David Greenslade’s 1949 2-door Saloon. Which is the lowest numbered (SMM 5148) CKD New Zealand Morris Minor, as far as we are aware that is still in existence in New Zealand. It was sent from Morris Motors Cowley on the 24th December 1948 to New Zealand, along with another 184 examples all as completely knocked down components.

Last
Graeme Dallings amazing New Zealand ‘last order’ (special order) Morris Minor Sedan was sold to Graeme’s father on the 19th November 1970 by Dominion Motors. Dominion Motors being a subsidiary of the New Zealand Motor Corporation, in 1970.

Come over to our stand, have a chat to us and view these amazing cars. Pioneer Stadium , Spreydon, 14/15 August.

Do you know of any earlier or later models still in existence in New Zealand? If so please log-in (or register – it is free and quick) and comment below.

Postponed Annual Quiz Night

Update: new details as follows: Aug 28, Papanui Working Mens Club, 6pm for the meal, 7:30pm for the Quiz.

Regrettably the annual Quiz night which was scheduled for this Friday 16th June has been postponed until August. The Morris Owner’s Club will now be organising it. The Date and Time to be published when we have more details.

New website!

We have a new website. Hopefully the new format will allow for more user interaction e.g. you can comment on the photos. More photo uploads. Better and more complete events calendar. Updates of the 2012 convention and a lot more over the next weeks months.
I have planned: various online surveys/polls, online membership forms, maybe a for sale section.
…and any other ideas you may have? just let me know by commenting on this page.
(note you have to register and login to be able to comment – hit the Register link at the top, right of the page)