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.



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.)


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