Tuesday, 1 May 2018

Canadian Fairthorpe race history comes to light.

It is amazing what still turns up, i am grateful to Canadian racing historian Vince Howlett who has sent the following pictures taken in the late 50`s. More period images to follow in the next few days so please check back soon.



Sept 1st 1957, Okanagan Hillclimb, Arleigh Pilkey Fairthorpe Electron.




July 5th 1958, Okanagan Hillclimb, Arleigh Pilkey, Fairthorpe Electron Special. Bodywork now very modified from the previous years picture from 1957.

Another shot of Arleigh`s Electron Special can be found at:-
 http://www.gvmps.org/inductee/arleigh-pilkey/



 Sept 1st 1957, Okanagan Hillclimb,  Class F winner Harry Moore, Fairthorpe Electron



 Sept 1st 1957, Okanagan Hillclimb, Balfe, Fairthorpe Electron


1958 Pilkey Electron, Moscop Elva and Brown Fairthorpe Electron.


July 5th 1958, Okanagan Hillclimb, Brown Fairthorpe Electron.