Welcome to the website of the Contemporary Historical Vehicle Association! The CHVA endeavors to give all the benefits of a large, all-encompassing club dedicated to the preservation of the Depression/World War II era and later vehicles. The purpose of the club is to provide a place where publications and activities will be designed to cater to this particular era of vehicles and auto-related memories. We feel these vehicles deserve a place where those people who consider them to be of historical and sentimental value, can follow those convictions in fellowship with people of similar interest.
CHVA Regions enjoy activities that include cruise nights, judged car shows, day trips, weekend tours, and national tours. To join CHVA you do not need to own a classic car. Just contact any Region near you. If there is not a Region in your vicinity you may join the National organization and even establish your own Region.
2014 National Tour Videos
View videos of each day of the 2014 tour
2014 National Tour Write Up
by Kevin Stilley (Added 11/18/2014)
Check out the Cars For Sale page to see what other members are offering. Want to list your classic car?
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Old Cars and New Laws - August 2015, by Larry Becker (Added 8/1/15)
The Insurance Institute for highway Safety released the following information on red-light running: in 2012, 683 people were killed in crashes, and133,000 people were injured. As of June, 2015, 447 communities have red-light camera programs...
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Chrome and Innocence - August 2015, by BK Showalter (Added 8/1/15)
Life in a “world of make believe” really fits CHVA’s members since most of us are still trying to be as “hip” as we were as teenagers. That seems legitimate as I recall how my brain worked in the Fifties when, like most sixteen-year-old kids...
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Where's My Cell Phone and GPS - March 2015, by Terry Borgmann (Added 3/1/15)
This true story takes place in the mid 1940s. It’s not directly about a car but does involve travel. Those who know me know that I am not an author so feel free to skip to the next article...
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