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Keith Robinson – My Formula Ford 50th Anniversary!

  In 1967 I attended a Jim Russell Racing School class at Snetterton race track in Norfolk England.   I had been a Formula One and general road racing fan since I was about 12 years old. I don’t recall the model of car I drove but for 8 British Pounds (about $20!), a week’s […]

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2017 Formula Ford Drivers Brunch Meeting

On Sunday January 29/2017 we had our 5th annual Formula Ford Drivers brunch meeting. We had 12 drivers attend and it was a very enjoyable time. The meeting was an opportunity to catch up with friends and competitors during the off season and to engage in some friendly bench racing. The 2017 season should be very […]

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Formula Ford Drivers Brunch

    On Sunday January 31/2016 we had our 4th annual Formula Ford Drivers brunch meeting. It was an opportunity to catch up with friends and competitors during the off season and to engage in some friendly bench racing. We had quite a few drivers attend and it was a very enjoyable time. Based  on […]

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Welcome William Kwan

  We would like to welcome William Kwan from Burnaby to our Formula Ford group. He purchased a 1975 Van Diemen RF75 a couple of years ago from a fellow on Vancouver Island and Keith Robinson has been going over the car for him to get it back into racing condition. We wish him well […]

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2015 Formula Ford Awards

  On November 7/2015 the Sports Car Club of B.C. (SCCBC) presented their year end awards at the Elements Vancouver Metrotown Hotel in Burnaby. The top 3 finishers in the Formula Ford Championship all received their trophies for their fine season long performances. In 1st place was Doug Floer with 394 points, in 2nd place […]

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Fun for All at the Second Annual FF Open House

The second annual Formula Ford Open House was held Saturday, November 22 at MCE Motors in Chilliwack. Almost fifty enthusiasts, fans and racers attended to view a selection of great Formula Ford cars, talk some racing and learn about the class. Attendees were entertained with presentations covering topics of interest to motorsport enthusiasts including a demonstration on […]

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2014 Formula Ford Open House on November 22

The SCCBC Formula Ford drivers group is pleased to announce the second annual Formula Ford Open House scheduled for Saturday, November 22, 5:30 to 8:30 pm, at MCE Motors in Chilliwack. SCCBC’s Formula Ford drivers extend a warm invitation to anyone with an interest in motorsport racing to come and enjoy an evening filled with motorsport […]

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Formula Ford Alignment Demo

A demonstration of the latest in race car alignment technology was performed at the SCCBC race at Mission Raceway Park on July 12. Marty Knoll of MK Technologies, Canada’s leading motorsport pit equipment product manufacturer, brought the latest in his company’s lineup to perform a complete balancing and alignment of Alan McColl’s vintage 1977 Tiga Formula Ford. […]

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Formula Ford Open House Update

The inaugural Formula Ford Open House held Saturday, November 23 in Chilliwack was a resounding success. Over forty enthusiasts, young and old, attended to view a lineup of great Formula Ford cars, talk some racing and learn about the class. Informational presentations covered a variety of topics from buying and operating a Formula Ford to […]

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Dave McKay (#44) leading Frank Winterlik (#55), Doug Floer (#91) and Alan Baker (#21) out of Turn #9.  Photo courtesy of Gerry Frechette.

Formula Ford Open House, November 23/2013

  The Sports Car Club of BC’s Formula Ford drivers group is presenting an open house on Saturday, November 23, to introduce anyone with an interest in Formula racing to the local Formula Ford racing scene. The open house will feature a selection of recent and classic open wheel cars including Tiga, Crossle and Van […]

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