Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Monday, October 29, 2018

Saturday and Sunday, July 20-21, 1968, Grandview Bowl, Nanaimo

A two-day event. The main on the second day got rained out.



Sunday, October 28, 2018

Saturday, October 27, 2018

Saturday morning sock hop

The Royal Fingers, "Voo Doo King":


Friday, October 26, 2018

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Saturday, July 6, 1968, Grandview Bowl, Nanaimo

Back to the regular Saturday night stock car show.




Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Joie Chitwood Thrill Show, Digney Speedway, 1951

Ad from the June 28, 1951 Vancouver Sun for the Joie Chitwood thrill show.


Sunday, June 30, 1968, Grandview Bowl, Nanaimo

The CAMRA cars come to town.




Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Saturday, June 22, 1968, Grandview Bowl, Nanaimo

Cars coming up from the south to vie for records and wins.




Monday, October 22, 2018

Sunday, October 21, 2018

more decals

Some decals off a window.




Saturday, October 20, 2018

Saturday morning sock hop

Jimmie Dolan, "Hot Rod Race":


Friday, October 19, 2018

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Saturday, June 1, 1968, Grandview Bowl, Nanaimo

Big ad, no results. Rain?


Saturday, May 5, 1979, Langley Speedway

The race report for Saturday, May 5, 1979 from the May 23, 1979 issue of Racing Wheels.


Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Saturday, May 26, 1979, Langley Speedway

The report for May 26, 1979 from the June 6, 1979 issue of Racing Wheels.


Sunday, May 19, 1968, Grandview Bowl, Nanaimo

Unfortunately rain washed out both the Sunday, May 19th CAMRA race and the Monday, May 20th stock car race.

Here's some of the hype.





Monday, October 15, 2018

1968 Grandview Bowl season, Nanaimo, BC, Saturday, May 11, 1968

Time to make use of some more of that research. This time through, the 1968 season at Grandview Bowl, Nanaimo, BC starting with Saturday, May 11, 1968.






Sunday, October 14, 2018

old decals

From the 1970s:




Saturday, October 13, 2018

Saturday morning country

Pete Drake, "Hot Rod Guitar":


Friday, October 12, 2018

Thursday, October 11, 2018

more from the GVMPS ceremony

Saturday, September 29, 2018. Mo Davidson's Miss British Columbia and tow vehicle.