Our Checkered Past: Racing in Alberta

The introduction of the vehicle provided a new venue for competition. As Henry Ford said, " Auto racing began five minutes after the second car was built."

This display is a glimpse into Alberta's racing history.

The cars and motorcycles featured, combined with the stories of the people involved, demonstrate how these individuals built a name for themselves, and Alberta, in the racing world.

Topics include:

  • Drag Racing
    • Wheeler Dealer AA/Top Fuel Dragster
  • Stock Car Racing (CASCAR)
    • Ford Taurus CASCAR
  • Trans-Am SeriesĀ 
    • Datsun 240Z/425 GT1
  • Motorcycle Racing
    • BMW R1200S
    • Honda RC51
  • Motorcycle Ice Racing
    • Suzuki GS1100ES


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