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