Philip Raphael

Tire smoke billows from the rear of the 1989 Toyota pick up truck that auto shop students from Delta Secondary school converted into an electric-powered dragster. Their track day at Mission Raceway Park on June 30 marked the first for an electric-driven dragster in Canada.

Electrifying speed

Delta Secondary auto shop teacher Casey Mynott helps students make Canadian drag racing history

Tire smoke billows from the rear of the 1989 Toyota pick up truck that auto shop students from Delta Secondary school converted into an electric-powered dragster. Their track day at Mission Raceway Park on June 30 marked the first for an electric-driven dragster in Canada.