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[caption id="attachment_5188" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Mike Gee (Cooper Climax) chases Tom Johnston (Lola Climax) at Westwood in 1967 - Courtesy M. Gee Collection"][/caption] Mike Gee, a long time member of the west coast road racing fraternity, passed away on October 5th. Tom Johnston has written the following about someone...

[caption id="attachment_5165" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="1956 Avia Mk 3 Monoposto Streamliner - Jim Moody photo"][/caption] Contrary to some recent rumours floating around on the internet, this is not VRCBC Vice President Dennis Repel's "Heavy Chevy" 1974 Camaro in a clever new disguise for Vintage racing in 2012! It is actually...

[caption id="attachment_4528" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Renown Mazda 787 - 1991 Le Mans winner - A. Harvey photo"][/caption] The VRCBC's Competition Director Al Harvey, attended the recent Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. See a small sample of his photos below. Look for a full report - with more photos - in the next edition of the Vantage newsletter.

[caption id="attachment_4090" align="aligncenter" width="361" caption="Ian Wood makes presentation to Myles Winbigler - Karen Smith photo"][/caption]   Myles Winbigler’s herculean effort to have his 1959 Sadler Formula Junior (known to all as “Aunt Marge”) rebuilt in time for the BCHMR was greatly appreciated by both the VRCBC and...