Friday, January 31, 2020

1978 Honda series winner, Frank Allers

A congratulatory ad for Honda series winner, Frank Allers. From the October 27,  1978 Vancouver Sun.

Thursday, January 30, 2020

1978 Honda series, Westwood

From the April 24, 1978 Vancouver Sun.

Wednesday, January 29, 2020

motorcycles at Westwood, 1985

I've probably used some of these before. July 7, 1985 at Westwood.

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

found on facebook

Some Arlington Airport stuff, found on the Arlington drag strip page. Please and thank you.

Monday, January 27, 2020

1971 WRA yearbook

Stats and stories from 1971 for the Washington Racing Association.

Sunday, January 26, 2020

Saturday, January 25, 2020

Saturday morning sock hop

Gene Save, "Big Machine":

Friday, January 24, 2020

1965 USRRC at Pacific Raceways, Seattle

A different Kent (from the last post). This one near Seattle. Some pages from a 1965 Pacific Raceways USRRC program.

Thursday, January 23, 2020

1997 Kent Raceways banquet program

Some pages from the 1997 Kent Raceways banquet program.

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

and more Digney Speedway

Action, thrills, spills and chills.

Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Monday, January 20, 2020

Digney Speedway photos

While the snow flies and while the snow sticks, I scan and scan some more. This time from Burnaby's Digney Speedway in the 1950s.

Sunday, January 19, 2020

Sunday funnies

Johnny Comet cometting along.

Saturday, January 18, 2020

Saturday morning sock hop

The Bobby Fuller Four, "KRLA Top Eliminator":

Friday, January 17, 2020

flashback to Westwood in the 1970s

An ad feature from the March 1994 issue of Western Driver.

Thursday, January 16, 2020

ad for BC Historic Motor Races, 2005

From the April 2005 issue of Western Driver.

Wednesday, January 15, 2020

2003 Molson Indy

Ad from the August 2003 issue of Western Driver.

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

a look back at Gilles Villeneuve

From the August 1994 issue of Western Driver.

Monday, January 13, 2020

the road racing track at Mission opens, 1994

From the August 1994 issue of Western Driver.

Sunday, January 12, 2020

Sunday funnies

Johnny Comet continues.

Saturday, January 11, 2020

Saturday morning sock hop

Arlen Sanders, "Hopped Up Mustang":

Friday, January 10, 2020

2007 BC Historic Motor Races, Mission, BC

Ad for that race from Western Driver, July 2007.

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

All Motor Racing News, August 16, 1969, part one

Jim Greenwood's short lived motorsport newspaper. It had potential but probably needed advertisers and subscribers.

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Monday, January 6, 2020

Sunday, January 5, 2020

Saturday, January 4, 2020

Saturday morning be bop

Or at least, jazz. Clark Terry, "Cruising":

Friday, January 3, 2020

a cookie

Online cookies can be a bad, or disagreeable thing, but this one was very tasty. Given to me by Dr. Ernie Ledgerwood as a Westwood Reunion last summer. Made, I believe, by his daughter.