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50 Years Ago There Was This Formula 1 Race…

Article by Perry M. Mason Photos by Perry M. Mason 2017 marks a very special anniversary for Motorsport in Canada, 50 years since the inaugural Canadian Grand Prix for Formula 1.  The race was held at Mosport in Bowmanville Ontario, now known as Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP). Recalling this event fills me with awesome […]

May 2017 Pit Signals

The May 2017 edition of VARAC Pit Signals by Jeremy Sale has been released! Click here to download your personal copy. Features this month include: Adventures Down Under of Doug and the Dreossi Calling all Volunteers for the CHGP The Elva Courier Coupe is Back! Tim Sanderson Teams with Downtown Porsche / Speedstar Motorsport for […]

Britain West Motorsport Open House

by Jeremy Sale photos by Diane Dale Britain West Motorsport have put the finishing touches on their brand new 8,000 sq. ft. shop and so they invited us all to their open house, Saturday, March 18th. On hand were over 20 exotic formula cars, sports cars, rare vintage racing cars, including a lovely Formula One […]

February 2017 Pit Signals

The February 2017 edition of VARAC Pit Signals by Jeremy Sale has been released! Click here to download your personal copy. Features this month include: Nick and The Boys Go Ice Racing by Nick Pratt Bob Long, a Legend in Canadian Racing A GSM Delta! Former Al Mason BFG Corvette by Perry Mason 2017 Put-In-Bay […]

Bob Long, A Canadian Racing Legend

by Jeremey Sale Bob Long is a legend in Canadian racing circles having raced almost continuously since the 1950s! Now, in VARAC circles, a few of our guys started racing in the fifties but I would bet none of them has done lately what Bob has, which is to turn in a lap time of […]

Historic Formula One to Run at the 2017 VARAC Vintage Grand Prix

Toronto, ON (February 10, 2017) – the Masters Historic Racing Series confirmed today that they will be joining the event roster at the VARAC Vintage Grand Prix held at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park from June 15 to 18, 2017. This series races 1966 thru 1985 Formula One cars – the classics that we all love from […]

December 2016 Pit Signals

The December 2016 edition of VARAC Pit Signals by Jeremy Sale has been released! Click here to download your personal copy. Features this month include: VARAC Member Hilights Claude Gagne – Race Restoring a Lotus Elan 2016 Highlights with Cam McRae, Phil Soden, Frank Mount, John Kinnear, Jeremy Sale, Paul Austerbury, Ted Michalos, Ivan Samila […]