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.



Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Saturday, August 11, 1979, Langley Speedway

I have a post on this race elsewhere, but this is for the Racing Wheels article (by Fred Rannard, Jr.).


some GVMPS photos

Two of Tom the Tire Guy's woodie.



Tuesday, October 9, 2018

1974 claimers, Prince George

A popular class for competitors and spectators.



Monday, October 8, 2018

1974 Datsun ad after the Prince George hill climb

From the June 28, 1974 Prince George Citizen. "Win on Sunday, Sell on Monday."


Sunday, October 7, 2018

Sunday ads

Well, I'm going to "sell on Sunday". From the 1974 Prince George Citizen.





Saturday, October 6, 2018

Saturday morning sock hop

The Savoys, "Slappin' Rods and Leaky Oil":


Friday, October 5, 2018

Prince George, 1974

1974 hillclimb news from Prince George.



Thursday, October 4, 2018

more GVMPS photos

From inside and outside.



Wednesday, October 3, 2018

some pictures from the 2018 GVMPS ceremony

Some of these will also appear on the GVMPS facebook page.



Tuesday, October 2, 2018

rally photos, Van-Man-Van

From the Bob Sayle photo scrapbook.


Monday, October 1, 2018

award season

From Bud Bussiere and the Langley Speedway Historical Society facebook page.


Gordie Hemrich gets an award from Reg Royle.

John Rothwell gets an award from Reg Royle.