Odds are there will never be any others for sale by me in the future. I packed them away with all the jeep parts I was stashing away for the future. They weren't selling anymore or the place went out of business or something, but he ended up with them. Click on thumbnail images to see larger photographs. Formed in 1972 by a small group of enthusiasts who wanted to pool as much Pontiac and Oakland information as was possible, the first convention was held the following year in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania. These stock plates were ordered for the car club members.
Founded on May 14th, 1990 by 12 dedicated Pontiac Enthusiast and we're happy to say we still have some of the founding members in our local chapter. Beautiful shield design makes these car plaques and jacket emblems real stand-outs. They're not jeep ones anyway. Membership is open to all Pontiac owners and enthusiasts. Engine 2 500 ccm 153 cui , 4-cylinder, In-Line. We are always welcome to anyone who shares this passion.
Cookies are used on our website to improve your experience, some of the cookies we use are essential for the site to work. Other plaque sites of merit:. Bronze usually cost about 25% more than the aluminum plaques. They might reawaken old memories, or it could be the first time you've heard of them. The chapter has fluctuated from a low of 120 to a high of 475 members. The use of car club plaques seems to have started in the late 1940's, right after the end of World War Two. I probably will not be getting one in the future either.
Join today and help support and build the best of all Pontiac Clubs in the world. I didn't know what they were called yet, but one of them caught my eye. I packed up all the jeep inventory and padlocked the doors. While opening crates and boxes I came across the box that contained all the plaques I had put away so many years ago. Anything with Jeep on it gets my attention. He said I should put the rest away and save them. Enjoy your Pontiac hobby at the only 24-7 Pontiac Club that brings you Pontiac News, Pontiac Information, and Pontiac Entertainment at the speed of light.
Reserved parking right up from front for members and guest to show off their rides! Purpose: The purpose of our club is to unite Pontiac enthusiasts by promoting the preservation, restoration and enjoyment of Pontiac automobiles and to raise funds for charity by sponsoring events. . I surfed the net for several hours yesterday and today to gather the information I posted here. Many chapters also print newsletters and can be of great technical assistance. It's been an incredible ride! They are a great piece of nostalgia from the time when horsepower and cubic inches were what mattered, and when gas was pennies a gallon. I bought them exactly as I described above.
Just use the membership form provided and get in on the action. Pontiac Fiero 1987 Owner: Slovakia Fuel gasoline. Members hung them on their cars. I hope you enjoy looking at these plaques. Once a year, a club cookout provides opportunity for a swap meet where members can buy, sell, or trade parts and a tech session or informative talk. From stock to modified or custom bodied Fiero's. Join us for this two-day all indoor car show.
Chapter 67 of the to have your Pontiac based club information listed on this page. All Rights Reserved Free counters provided by. It is a super clean 1994 Pontiac Sunbird all white convertible with leather interior. See the Download area below for an application form. I was about done walking the show and still had most of the money I came with left over - it hadn't been the best show for jeep stuff.
Ron came by a few days later and bought a couple from me. The stuff has been locked up ever since. Engine 5 735 ccm 350 cui , 8-cylinder, Furcate. Our present membership covers many states as well as Canada! Some clubs called them drag plates not because of drag racing, but because they would often drag on the ground when mounted on lowered automobiles. Current membership is around one hundred ten with membership coming from North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, and Florida. He used to work at the place that made them and most of these were the masters that they made the molds from. Today, it is a 92- to 100-page, full-color publication printed on heavyweight paper and also comes in digital form.
He had an old cardboard box of aluminum planks. Many chapters offer periodic newsletters, host car shows, banquets, barbecues and picnics, cruises and other fun-filled events. We welcome anyone who wishes to join us! See my links below for other goodies from the past. And I got them after he found out he was sick. Owners of Fiero's or Fiero-based kit cars are welcome to join.
Sources report that clubs were formed using these generic plaques and the names emblazoned on them. As you know many car clubs go thru those excitement cycles and at present we are at roughly 200 members. Want to see if you would fit in with our club? We will be departing Bella Vista at 10am for a spirited drive to Branson, Missouri to go to Silver Dollar City. Metal varies from new shiny to slightly oxidized. Convention Coordinators: Art Barrett 417 737-1469 artbarrett centurytel.