Historic Vehicle Authority of New Zealand

The Vintage Car Club of New Zealand

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New Zealand’s Foremost Historic Motoring Authority

Welcome to one of the largest motoring clubs in New Zealand. With over 8,000 members and many thousands of vehicles and motorcycles listed on the club’s database, the Vintage Car Club of New Zealand offers something for everyone. You don’t need to own a Vintage vehicle to become a member – our club caters for all Types of cars, motorcycles, commercial and military vehicles which are over 30 years old and are in compliance with VCC period category requirements.

The club has 36 branches throughout New Zealand and runs a variety of events to cater for all our members: tarseal trundles, rural runs, hillclimbs, swapmeets and speed events as well as regular club evenings around the country for a yarn with like minded enthusiasts.

Our members share a common appreciation for fascination of age, the individuality and the functional elegance of vehicles from a by-gone era. Club-eligible vehicles include Veteran, Vintage, Post War, Post 1960, Post 1980, Commercial, Motorcycle and Historic Racing vehicles.

Browse through our website to check out the upcoming events in your area or maybe you can find a bargain in our marketplace.

2023 South Island
Club Captain’s Tour
18-23 March 2023
Hosted by South Island Club Captain

National Veteran Rally
Friday 24- Sunday 26 February 2023
Hosted by Auckland Branch

National Motorcycle Rally
3 – 6 Feb 2023
Hosted by Southland Branch

Beaded Wheels our club magazine is now available for purchase online

Choose from one of these three options.

• Click here to subscribe and receive the printed version of our next 6 issues (12 months) straight to your letterbox. Gift subscriptions are available also. • Click here to purchase a printed copy  of our latest issue for yourself or a friend. We will mail it to your supplied address. • Click below to purchase your digital copy of our August/September issue through issue.com,


Advertising for our April/May issue closes on 10 March 2023