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Shawn Driver proudly stands next to his in Sooke shop. (Bailey Moreton - Sooke News Mirror)

Fast enough for you? Vancouver Island racer hits record speed of 468 km/h

High-speed driver Shawn Driver is breaking records, but still wants to go faster

 

Canadian driver Paul Tracy pulls out of the pits during the morning session at the Molson Indy in Vancouver, B.C., Saturday, July 26, 2003 (CP/Richard Lam)

Vancouver is considering hosting a Formula E race using electric cars

The race would be part of a three-day event focused on climate and sustainability

 

The sound of engines roaring and the smell of diesel filled the air at the Penticton Speedway on Saturday, their first race of the season. (Phil McLachlan - Western News)

In photos: Penticton Speedway celebrates opening weekend

Despite having to turn away roughly 700 cars, organizers celebrating a successful weekend of racing

 

Cameron Cassels is set to take part in the 24 Hours of Le Mans in France, Sept. 19-20, 2020. (Contributed)

Coldstream resident on the road to sports car racing’s highest level

Cameron Cassels will compete in the 24 Hours of Le Mans starting September 19

Cameron Cassels is set to take part in the 24 Hours of Le Mans in France, Sept. 19-20, 2020. (Contributed)
Spallumcheen racetrack owners apply for property rezoning

Spallumcheen racetrack owners apply for property rezoning

No events have been held at Motoplex Speedway in four years, mainly because of legal action

Spallumcheen racetrack owners apply for property rezoning
Full throttle for David Smith

Full throttle for David Smith

Entrepreneur, adventurer and race car builder lives life at top speed

  • Feb 17, 2020
Full throttle for David Smith