2006 LM History

Some of the Boys From 86′ Champions January 3, 2006     While welcoming in a new year it seemed to be appropriate to reflect back on some of the past Champions of the Canadian Vintage Modifieds.       This picture was taken at Flamboro Speedway in 1986. Four of the drivers were Club Champions and three won either a Gold Cup or Flamboro Championship or both. Some were Champions years after this picture was taken.       Only one driver did not have the privilege or honour to win a Championship, however his racing prowess was that of a Champion. #12 Jim Collison finished 2nd more than once and missed out on a title before he retired. His best year was 1986.       The following is a list of some of these drivers’ accomplishments.       #12 Jim Collison….1986 Mid season, End season and Twin 25 Championship races.       #55 Jim English…..1983 Gold Cup Point Champion.       #84 Rich Farraway…1984 Flamboro, 1984 Gold Cup, 1984 Club Champion.       #65 Jeff Bedell…..1989 Flamboro Points Champion.       #19 Mike Witter…..1988 Flamboro, 1986 Gold Cup Champion.       #79 Charlie Beck….1986 Gold Cup, 1986 Club Champion.       #36 Gary Elliott….1989 and 1999 Club Champion.       #24 Ray Hughes……1998, … Continue reading →

2005 LM History

Welcome to the Gary Elliott Racing site Speedorama2005 Welcome to the Gary Elliott Race site     We hope you enjoy reading of Gary’s past exploits. There are some thrilling stories and many great laughs to be had by reading the history sections of Gary’s long and illustrious racing career.       This site is a work in proccess and is still being updated. The forum site is not yet complete but we hope to have it up and running soon. The history sections and others will be updated as time permits. Please visit our sponsors sites and and send them e-mail messages expressing your appreciation for their support.   Continue Story   Crate Motor A Pleasant Surprise Opening Day Flamboro A new season, a new divison, a new car, a new crew, a new experimental motor and alot of new things to learn.     So this is how the new season started for the Gary Elliott Racing Team on May 7 2005, opening day at Flamboro Speedway. By the end of the evening many of the answers had come. The competition in the Late Model Division was great, the Quaker State 2005 Dodge was good and full of promise, the crew was full … Continue reading →