MG X POWER

Video of the Week : X Power MG SV Promotional Video

Video of the Week : X Power MG SV Promotional Video

Mike Humble Well, this is a bit of a strange one, as I personally never saw this video at dealer level although my sources confirm it’s a genuine MGR production. However, if you want any more proof that MG Rover were scraping the bottom of the barrel for ideas, then this short and narration free video […]

Press Report : RBS repossesses Will Riley’s factory unit

Press Report : RBS repossesses Will Riley’s factory unit

Graeme Brown, Birmingham Post, 25th February, 2011 A Worcestershire businessman who hoped to revive the MG racing brand has been hit with a new setback after his headquarters was repossessed over a £400,000 debt. Will Riley boasted that he would make the famous Longbridge marque a world force again with his bespoke two-seater coupés built […]

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MG X POWER : Bad news for Mr. Riley…

MG X POWER : Bad news for Mr. Riley…

Clive Goldthorp AROnline last reported on the MG X POWER Trade Mark dispute in November, 2008 when the Intellectual Property Office’s Hearing Officer exercised the Trade Mark Registrar’s discretion under the Trade Marks Act, 1994 and referred MG Sports and Racing Europe Limited’s (SREL’s) Applications for rectification of the Trade Marks Register in respect of […]

Press Report : X POWER dream turns sour for Will Riley

Press Report : X POWER dream turns sour for Will Riley

Edward Chadwick, Birmingham Post, 31st December, 2009   Will Riley boasted less than two years ago how he had a raft of orders for powerful MG X POWER coupés after acquiring the rights to the marque after the collapse of Longbridge. He promised that he would soon be employing 200 workers after ploughing more than £3m […]

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MG X POWER : William Riley speaks to AROnline

MG X POWER : William Riley speaks to AROnline

Clive Goldthorp   AROnline’s regular readers may recall that, when we last wrote about the dispute between MG Sports and Racing Europe Limited and Nanjing Automobile (Group) Corporation in November, 2008 (MG X POWER: The IPO’s Hearing Officer delivers his decision), we had been unable to contact the former company’s Managing Director, William Riley, for his […]