New Jersey Region
Antique Automobile Club of America
The New Jersey Region AACA was established in 1951 and still has one of our founding members playing an active role in our events. Some member families now have three generations participating in club events.
Our wide range of club activities offer something for every interest. Among our many activities are regular monthly meetings, car tours, car shows, swap meets, flea markets, judging seminars, parade participation, assisted living facility visits, annual playhouse visit, annual club picnic, old timers meet, holiday party and our annual awards banquet to recognize outstanding contributions of our members and install newly elected officers.
Monthly meetings are held at the Morris Plains VFW Hall located at 45 Tabor Rd. in Morris Plains, NJ 07950.
Pete Cullen, Chair
This past weekend the Antique Automobile Club of America held the 2018 Annual Meeting and Awards Banquet the New Jersey Region had a large presence with over 20 Region members attending. Region Members attended seminars that included 3D printing, Restoration, youth development, history of the Ford flathead, and a yoga seminar. Region Members Ray and Judy Fischer assisted Mike Jones with another successful trade show and banquet! Greg and June Roser know how to throw a party – for a second straight year the Roser’s took charge of AACAs hospitality suite.
Leif Mangulson (Left Image) took home a Master Webmaster award for his efforts with the New Jersey Region Website.
Art Briggs (Right Image) was awarded the Senior Master Judging Award. This is awarded to a field judge with less than 100 credits, in recognition of exemplary performance and knowledge of AACA judging principles and practices. Art has attended almost every National Meet in the past 3 years, a certified team captain on the show field, and runs the race car judges CJE at national events. Congratulations Art on your well deserved and earned award!
On January 7, 2018, the New Jersey Region of the Antique Automobile Club of America held their Annual Awards Banquet at Zeris Inn in Mountain Lakes, New Jersey. Region members were able to enjoy and reflect on a very prosperous 2017.
Region Member Abraham Platt #1524, number 1 in participation points, and was recognized for his dedicated and motivated contributions in 2017 . In just two years of being a Region Member, Abe was awarded two of the Region’s most prestigious trophies; the “Most Honored Member” and the “New Membership Trophy”.
Abe’s contributions for 2017 included chairing 13 region activities, attended every region activity, recruited several new members, and served as a Spark Plug for the Region. Thank You Abe for your hard work and dedication, Congratulations on your achievements!
Meetings: First Thursday of each month.
Location: Morris Plains VFW Hall – 45 Tabor Rd. in Morris Plains, NJ 07950