Tuesday, December 31, 2019

green flag

(Scroll down to find new entries.... Or click on the labels on the left.) I've dated this for the end of 2008 (now I've moved it up to the end of 2017!). Go here to find out what it is I'm trying to accomplish. My "mission statement". And remember to click on the thumbnails. They get bigger and readable (even for my eyesight).

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Friday, June 1, 1962, Grandview Bowl, Nanaimo

Again, some promotional stuff but no results.

Monday, June 24, 2019

Friday, May 25, 1962, Grandview Bowl, Nanaimo

This appears to have been the official season opener at Grandview Bowl for 1962.

Sunday, June 23, 2019

Sunday funnies

Johnny Comet continues:

Saturday, June 22, 2019

Saturday morning sock hop

The Routers, "Stingray":

Friday, June 21, 2019

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

1951 Grouse mountain

An MG on one of the Grouse Mountain hill climbs back in 1951.

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

From the 1967 Autosport insert

The Columbian newspaper of June 23, 1967 had an Autosport insert. A couple pictures from it.

Monday, June 17, 2019

1983 Langley Speedway

I need to get on a year-by-year roll again. But until then....

1983 Langley.

Sunday, June 16, 2019

Sunday funnies

Johnny Comet continues:

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Saturday morning sock hop

The Green Hornets, "Stolen Car":

Friday, June 14, 2019

Dennis Goldstraw

Dennis Goldstraw in the Jim Marchant rear-engine super modified.

Thursday, June 13, 2019

John Rothwell

From the John Rothwell collection.

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

1947 Langford Speedway

Ad and results from the August 1 and 4, 1947 Victoria Daily Times.

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

some more from Prince George in 2012

Two more pages about PGARA Speedway from the Prince George Citizen in 2012.

Monday, June 10, 2019

PGARA Speedway, 2012

Some promotional pages from the Prince George Citizen for PGARA Speedway back in 2012.

Sunday, June 9, 2019

Sunday funnies

Johnny Comet carries on.

Saturday, June 8, 2019

Friday, June 7, 2019

1977 Langley, Mission and Westwood results

From the August 15, 1977 Vancouver Province. And they spelled midget racer Palmer Crowell's name wrong in the headline.

Thursday, June 6, 2019

1977 Langley Speedway

Ad and results from the June 10 and 13, 1977 Vancouver Sun.

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Westwood posters

I know I posted some posters a while ago but I don't think I posted these posters.

From Abbotsford and Westwood.

Monday, June 3, 2019

Jerry Ruth

It was Jerry Ruth's birthday recently. So happy birthday to The King!

Sunday, June 2, 2019

Sunday funnies

Johnny Comet continues:

Saturday, June 1, 2019

Saturday morning sock hop

Pat Davis, "Spinner Hubcaps":

Friday, May 31, 2019

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

2019 Knox Mountain hill climb

Larry Sandham always seems to make it to the Knox Mountain Hill Climb.

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Mark McFadyen, stock cars

Found this in a local paper. Coquitlam Now, September 20, 1997.

Monday, May 27, 2019

Edmonton, 1961

Eldon Rasmussen grabs another checkered flag. From the June 15, 1961 Edmonton Journal.