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Christmas Dinner, Dec 8, 7 pm,
Old Country Inn, 198 Main St., Unionville
Merry Christmas to all from the D.A.C. !
Our annual Christmas dinner was a success.
Here are a few
photos (click for large) from the event at The Old Country Inn,
Unionville Friday Dec 8th.
Learn More About Ice Racing
Anyone wishing to try ice racing or find out more about it can
do so on Saturday, December 9th at 1pm.
Location is at the
Address: 1110 Finch Ave W, suite 222 in North
2018 Ice Race Rules & Regs Released
(downloadable PDF file - size 375KB)
- current 2018 version
updated 2017-11-16 (possible minor revions to come after Ice
Race Meeting Nov. 19th)
Vote for this Year's Recipient of the Sylvia Schultz and Beaver
All DAC members were emailed a poll today (2017-11-14) asking
you to vote for this year's recipient of the Beaver and Sylvia
Please click the link contained in the email
and vote your choice for the recipient of each award from the
list of nominees.
The Beaver award goes to the DAC member who
has done the most for the CLUB over the last year and
Sylvia Schultz award goes to the DAC member who has done the
most for the SPORT over the last year.
DAC Christmas Dinner
The Old Country Inn
To make your reservation please email Karen Vereecken
or call 416-264-2551
***NEW*** for 2018 - Try ice racing for under $100 !
Trial Licence Program
Not sure if you're ready to make the commitment to a
full season of ice racing?
There will now be a special one
day, one time licence available for the bargain price of $15.
To take advantage of the program, you will need to do the
- borrow/rent/buy a car prepared to the ice racing
rules that has passed annual tech inspection
- borrow/buy a
helmet that meets the CASC Ice Racing Regulations
a licence application, a waiver, and a short test on flag
signals and race procedures
- pay $15 for a one day licence
- arrange an experienced ice racer to go with you as a "coach"
(if you don't know one, we'll find you one)
- pay a one day
entry fee to the event (between $65 and $85) And you're racing,
wheel to wheel!
(reprinted from CASC
Ice Race Trial Licence Program )
Deutscher Automobil Club
- head office
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
- organized in 1958 and incorporated in 1960
- formed to promote the interest of its members in automobiles
- mandate is to facilitate exchange of information and experience
amongst members while abstaining from political affiliations
- news and updates, click "News" at right side or top
of each page
- Presse and ePresse newsletters back issues -
- photo page with content contributed by
our members. Click "Photos" at right side of each page
- 50 year
anniversay celebrated in 2008. Motorsport writer Norris McDonald covered
the gala evening in this article
- competitors in motorsports events all across Canada, the United States
and the world.
- rich heritage of well known professional
racing names like David Deacon, Rudy Bartling, Rudy
Mueller, Ludwig Heimrath, Horst Kroll, Horst Petermann, Fritz
Hochreuter, Ray Brezinka, Roman Pechmann, Harry Bytzek, Brian
Stewart, Klaus Bartels.
- all age groups and experience
- multi cultural (we're Canadian eh!)
Road Racing - the annual Trillium
Trophy Races at Shanonville Motorsport Park
Ice Racing -
one weekend of the annual Ice Races at the Minden Ontario
Fun Rallies - annual rally in the Province of Ontario
GoKarting - various indoor
and outdoor gokarting events for club members and guests.
The D.A.C. is
affiliated with la Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile
l'Autorité Sportive Nationale du Canada
Canadian Automobile Sport Clubs.
1st Thursday of every month. Location/time - see top
of this page.
- guests always welcome.
- to become a member click
- open to anyone 18 years age or older.
- follow instructions on the form for submitting
are reviewed by the
"The Board" for approval.
- up to date events, news, discussion, member's photo/video
1) Click this fillable form...
2) Complete the applicable fields, print,
sign and follow instructions for submitting your application
found on the form.
If you can't
use Adobe Reader here is a Word .DOC version of the form ...
DAC Membership Application.doc
To participate in motorsport
you need to have membership in a car club.
To join the D.A.C.
"Join" on the right side menu.
You can then apply
for a race licence through the
D.A.C. hosts one of the six weekends of the
annual Ice Race Series every winter
Minden Kinsmen Fairgrounds, Minden,
Learn more about Ice Racing:
Watch a promotional video: Essence
Of Ice Racing, and keep on racing all year!
D.A.C. Frequently hosts indoor electric GoKart events
and occassional outdoor karting events
Contact the D.A.C.
*** Click on a name to send that person an email
Misc. Off-site Links:
World Wide Tours (Karen Vereeken)
Travel Club (Karen Vereeken)
Costa Rica (Project - Axel Kraft)
Biral Automotive (Gianni Biral)
Motorsport Hall Of Fame
American LeMans Series
ASN Canada FIA
Canadian Automobile Sport Clubs
Canadian Timing Association
DAC's Ontario Race Tracks
International Motor Sports Association (IMSA)
Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP)
Motorsport Club of Ottawa
Scottish Auto Club
Ice Racing Journal
News and Reviews of foreign cars
TV Race Schedule
SCCA Runoffs- LiveTiming