Last Monday’s grand opening of Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit signalled the start of what track operations manager Brent Evans hopes will be “prosperity for years to come” in terms of economic spinoffs.
Right in the heart of idyllic Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island is a world-class raceway, a Federation Internationale de l’Automobile-designed track with five combinations for different activities, of Formula One quality, but laying resplendent amidst waves of scenic greenery.
GAIN and its partners right down to the staff have created something very special here on Vancouver Island, and there’s nothing else quite like it in Canada.
Private racetracks are far from a new phenomenon, but it seems like every new circuit built is as much a country club as it is road course. Fortunately the latest slice of asphalt heaven, carved into 275 acres of gorgeous timber country on Canada’s Vancouver Island, has its sights set clearly on what matters.
Formula Drift Driver, Brody Goble experiences the Island Circuit for the first time! After taking…
Opening June 6, this track is the first of its kind in Canada, an all-season motorsports country club that will offer members rare, year-round access to a professional-quality circuit.
The circuit, which will open its doors in the summer of 2016, is the result of a great deal of work and dedication by the GAIN dealer group and its associates.
In an earlier post, we showed you a few clips of Max Papis speeding around the track to achieve his fastest lap time. Here’s a look at Max in a different light enjoying the pure fun and excitement the Circuit has to offer.
The new Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit, off the western coast of Canada, has now stepped squarely into the fray with its new, 1.42-mile, 19-turn track in one of the most beautiful locales in the world.
Ladies and gentlemen, we have a new record for the fastest lap! Congratulations to our newest friend, Max Papis for an outstanding final time of …