Van Isle Car Club & Drag Racing History

If you have any old school hot rod photos from Vancouver Island you would like to contribute, please contact us.

Van Isle Dragways

Courtesy of Chris Cooper who use to own and race the “Sinister Purpose” at Van Isle Dragways.


Remembering Van Isle Dragways 1967-1972 Mill Bay BC

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An old Van-Isle Dragways Crest courtesy of Rick Morgan

Courtesy Robin McQueen

Ian Fraser's Album

More Ian Fraser Pics

These pictures date back to 1958-1962. , Greater Victoria indoor car shows, racing from the old Bamberton Cement Road in Cobble Hill, run by the Quarter Milers car club

2002 Reunion 

San Cobble Raceways & Van Isle Dragways

Greg's Nostalgia Album

"The Heavy Chevy" has been completely restored by its current owner Greg Love and can be seen cruising the streets of Campbell River

The Quarter Milers story 

A PDF Document detailing the history of the Quarter Milers club out of Victoria BC.

Courtesy of Daryl

Some more Classic Pictures added from Dennis.

Golden Oldies from Van Isle Dragways
Photos courtesy Chris Thomas

Special thanks to Dennis for supplying these pics from back in the day.

San Cobble Dragway
(Cobble Hill B.C.)

Van Isle Dragway
(Mill Bay B.C.)

"Canadian Cuda" Practicing Wheelies
Van Isle Dragways in Mill Bay BC

Van Isle Drag strip footage 1967 - 1972

Then and Now Videos

Van Isle Drag Ways
1967-1972 (Mill Bay B.C.)

View in 2015

San Cobble Drag Strip
1960-1967 (Cobble Hill B.C.) 

View in 2015