The Motor Gatheirng is hosted the Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit.
4063 Cowichan Valley Hwy, Cowichan, BC
The Vancouver Island Motor Gathering is a fun-filled family event showcasing an array of classic, unique, modern and custom cars and motorcycles for enthusiasts of all ages.
After sponsoring the European Car Picnic for close to 20 years, GAIN, Vancouver Island’s Premier Dealer Group, knew it was time to create something fresh, exciting and different to allow all motorists of all makes, models and genres to come together at one common ground to celebrate their passion for the automobile.
Our first year hosting the Motor Gathering in 2013 concluded with over $52,000 raised for the Children’s Health Foundation of Vancouver Island. Our second year in 2014 increased that to over $75,000 in cash donations and over $200,000 in in-kind sponsorships. In 2015, with the continued support of our many sponsors and the local community, we raised over $118,000 in cash donations and over $200,000 in in-kind donations.
With the help and generosity of all our wonderful sponsors, volunteers, registrants and many spectators, the Vancouver Island Motor Gathering has helped numerous families on the island and we strive to grow that with each and every year.
The 2017 Vancouver Island Motor Gathering will be held on August 27th, 2017 at the Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit. With a special VIP Sponsors Reception on August 26th.
We will continue our efforts to support our local community and we encourage you to come out with your families, enjoy an afternoon of fun all whilst witnessing a showcase of some of the most beautiful cars and motorcycles the west coast has to offer.
For more information regarding the Vancouver Island Motor Gathering, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
All funds raised are donated to charity
Minimum $5 per person
Register your vehicle
Vancouver Island Motorsport Circuit
A private membership club and motorsports playground where performance driving enthusiasts, friends and businesses come together to enjoy a unique facility situated in beautiful Cowichan Valley, BC. Set in front of Mount Prevost and only minutes away from both the Pacific Ocean and Lake Cowichan, our facility is just 45 minutes north of Victoria, BC. With a 2.3 kilometer road course, built to FIA standards.
Award winners of each category will receive $500*, while the Best in Show will receive $1,000, all sponsored and funded by the GAIN Dealer Group. Those funds are awarded together with the winning trophy to reward those individuals for the countless hours of restoration and preparation for events like this. We wish all entrants the best of success and can’t wait to see the winning vehicles at the Vancouver Island Motor Gathering.
List of the 2016 winners can be found in our gallery albums, view gallery.
Best Sports Car
Best Muscle Car
Best Street Rod
Best in Show
*Categories subject to change at anytime without notice.
**A minimum standard applies for all category winners: the winning cars must drive and run well, but might have some incorrect parts. These cars are ready for a long tour without excuses, and the casual passerby will not find any visual flaws. "Good" is the one word description that will represent the minimum standard required of the winning vehicles. Please note we reserve the right to not award a winner within a specific category if they do not fit within these standards. For example, if there is only one car in the category, it does not make that entrant the automatic winner. The vehicle will still be required to have the applicable criteria in order to qualify and win.
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