Last Update:  March 30, 2012

Edmonton Area

 

Edmonton International Speedway opened in 1967
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Photos Below Courtesy of Vern Scholz

Keith Woods at Lincoln Park Strip - Calgary early 60's

At Lincoln Park, Calgary

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A fellow in Calgary has this car, known as the gut shaker.

Massey and Wilbur B/C from Spokane at Lincoln park. This was a heavy hitter in the NW

Injected small hemi, and their secret weapon was nitrous oxide way back then

Jack Williams, Sydicate Scuderia at Lincoln Park

Dale Armstrong on Barlow Trail

Dale Armstrong at Shepard

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Dale Armstrong at Shepard 1965

Mike Nilson at Shepard- Ex Thrifty Auto car from Spokane (1964)

Geoff Goodwin C/Dragster in Calgary 1964

Graham Light - different paint in Calgary

Dawson and Doan A/FD " Whoopy Woodie"1966 at Shepard

Ed Bowen B/Altered with Graham Lights D/Dragster at Shepard

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43 B/Altered Keith Woods and Driver Buggs Garrow

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Dale Armstrong 1967 at Calgary

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Bugsy with car

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This car ran a lot up here, both at Lincoln Park and at Shepard

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Dale Armstrong 1967 at Calgary

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At a Calgary Car Show

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This is the car in its present state. Complete restoration pictures to come. A nice part of Alberta history.


This is how the car looked when Vern got it to restore for Brent in 2007

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Some famous racers in this photo - need some names!

This is the paint when it was raced out of Kelowna

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This was a pic from Kelowna, Regals sold the car to a fellow in Kelowna

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Loading up for Bakersfield, California

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Vern, Linda Vaughn (Miss Hurst) and Brent at the CHRR

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This was after Gary and Brent sold it. The Regals car club from Edmonton ran it as a BB/ A on gas

Brent with Gary in the seat- Outcast AA/FD in Edmonton

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Night racing back in 1967

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Oct 1967 top shot

Early pic of the Egbert Seaman AA/FA from Edmonton. Vern has restored this car, and we have been to the Hot Rod Reunion in Bakersfield three times with it.

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Pass at the Edmonton Speedway Strip

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too be continued