CLASSIC CAR CLUB OF AMERICA – ARIZONA REGION
The Arizona Region of the Classic Car Club of America bestowed the 2022 Ingler Award to John Ossenfort. The Ingler Award, named in honor of past club president and long-time member Bill Ingler, is given to a club member who has distinguished themselves with their dedication and service to the region. This year's winner, John Ossenfort, as been a member of the region for nearly 30 years and has served the region as a board member and its newsletter editor right up until this past year. John traveled from his home in Flagstaff, Arizona to attend the Annual Meeting. The award was presented by board member Ed Winkler and new regional director Harry Clark. Thank you, John, for your many years of service to the Arizona [...]
The 2022 Arizona Region CCCA Annual Meeting took place on a beautiful Sunday afternoon at the exceptional Janet Cussler Collection. The club thanks Janet Cussler and her daughter Whittney for opening the collection to the club and for their very warm hospitality! Roughly 50 members joined to gather for a delicious buffet lunch and to welcome a new regional director, Harry Clark. Harry did a wonderful job running the meeting and the club looks forward to his leadership over the next two years. Additionally outgoing director, Steve Evans, was thanked for his service with a lovely memorial clock. The club also bestowed the Ingler Award, for distinguished service to the Arizona Region, to long-time member and a most deserving, John Ossenfort. John was the club's regional [...]
Nearly seventy numbers from both the Classic Car Club and the Cadillac LaSalle Club headed to the southeastern part of the valley to view two great collections. A bright and sunny February day greeted the crowd at our first stop, a very impressive collection of vintage and contemporary muscle cars. Thank you to Rich Fairservis and his team for treating our group to a fantastic tour! We then headed a short distance to our second stop for lunch and another wonderful collection. Rhodium 45 is a collector vehicle storage facility that also houses the owner, Larry Reed's, collection. Thank you to Larry and his team for making our entire group feel welcome! A wonderful lunch buffet was served among the many Classics displayed in Larry collection. [...]
Submitted By Kim Pierce Car Week 2022 started off with a bang at a well-attended party at the Paradise Valley home of Kim Pierce (PNR-CCCA Board of Mangers Member) & his fiancé, Kristy Ryan. Over 100 people attended the fun get together on Jan. 25th sponsored by the PNR-CCCA. Members of the PNR that attended included: Dr. & Mrs. Gerald (Keenon) Greenfield (Membership Chair-PNR-CCCA) Mr. Stan Dickison (Activities Director-PNR-CCCA) Mr. & Mrs. Jim (Irene) Tait Mr. & Mrs. Ted (Cathy) Vanderhoek Mr. and Mrs. Dennis (Nancy) Rood Mr. Carl Bomstead Mr. Adrian Taylor & his fiancé, Dana Harris Mr. Lee Zucker Mr. Kim Pierce and his fiancé Kristy Ryan Mr. and Mrs. Tom (Lynn) Hamilton Additionally, members from Arizona CCCA and other regions in [...]
On a beautiful Wednesday, January 26th, nearly 50 CCCA members and guests gathered at the McCormick Ranch Golf Club for the Arizona Region's Annual Auction Week Breakfast. Member's from around the country joined regional members for a delicious buffet and excited discussion of the week's offerings. Following breakfast the group headed over to the Bonhams auction to preview the cars on offer. Thank you to our friends at Bonhams for, once again, hosting the CCCA for this annual pilgrimage. As always, the esteemed auction house had something on offer to stir the interest of everyone in the group! Additional thanks go to Arizona Region members, Dale Lillard, Ed Winkler, and Robert McAtee for all their efforts in organizing the day's events.
The Arizona Region of the Classic Car Club of America has established a new award to honor those who have shown exemplary service to the region. The new award is named in honor of William "Bill" Ingler and his 30 years of leadership and service to the region. Bill is a past president of the region and led the initiative to host the 2007 CARavan here in the southwest. His financial stewardship and friendly guidance has had a tremendous impact on the Arizona Region. Bill became the first recipient of his namesake award at the 2021 Arizona Region's Annual Meeting. Thank you, Bill, for your contributions to the region!