Grand Valley Model Car Club (GVMCC)

What's New

Motorcycle Supershow 2019
The club will be participating at the 2019 Motorcycle Supershow, manning a booth
demonstrating model motorcycle building, displaying model motorcycles and
promoting the hobby. Click on the banner below to find out more about the show.

Club Challenge Build 2019
The club has decided on a group challenge build:
- build one or more cars that competed or appeared in the Shell 4000 Rally
- deadline is Torcan 2019 show (end of May 2019)
- car can be one that competed or one of the support vehicles

The Shell 4000 Rally ran from 1961 to 1971 (with a break for 1969 and 1970).  It ran
before the Trans-Canada highway was completed and ran from Vancouver to
Montreal (usually).
There is a wonderful website that has captured information, articles and photos, at  
Shell 4000 Rally

As of December 12, 2018, we have the following committments:
Dave W - 1968 Plymouth Barracuda (winner)
Evan - 1967 Mustang fastback (35th, 37th or DNF, not sure which one)
Rob - 1965 Mustang (driven by Eppie Wietzes, DNF)
   - Volvo 122 (25th)
Frank - 1968 Isuzu Bellet (48th place)
Rene - 1966 Datsun SR311 (14th place)
Dave L - 1966 Chevy II (DNF?)
Howard -
Glen - 1968/69 Rambler (DNF?)
Larry - van support vehicle in Shell colours
Trevor - 1963 Chrysler 300 (6th place)
Paul M - 1968 Mini Cooper (DSQ)
Paul S - 1966 Corvair Corsa (15th place)

(Site last updated December 16, 2018)