Formula Ford Open House, November 23/2013

 

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

Photo courtesy of Gerry Frechette.

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 Diemen formula racers. Presentations will be provided on a variety of topics including the “History of Formula Ford Racing”, “Why Choose Formula Ford”, “Acquiring and Operating a Formula Ford” and “Formula Ford Maintenance”. And, of course, refreshments will be served. Mark your calendar for this fun event, come and meet some long-time racers and be prepared to hop in the cockpit of some of these timeless open wheel racing machines.

 

Date: Saturday, November 23, 2013

Time: 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Place: MCE Motors, 45895 Airport Road, Chilliwack

Directions: East on Highway 1 to Chilliwack, north on Yale Road West, east on Airport Road

Questions and RSVP: Felim Power (powerracing@shaw.ca)

Alan McColl (#03)  and Doug Floer (#91) do a little pre-race preparation on their cars.

Alan McColl (#03) and Doug Floer (#91) do a little pre-race preparation on their cars.

 

Brad Smith (#62) shakes down his 1994 Van Diemen RF94.  Photo courtesy of Brent Martin.

Brad Smith (#62) shakes down his 1994 Van Diemen RF94. Photo courtesy of Brent Martin.