C A M OConnecticut Chapter of the American Motors Owners Association
is a group of people, a "Family" who are
dedicated to the preservation of vehicles
produced by the American Motors Company.
Membership is open to anyone. Car ownership is not required and you do not have to be a resident of Connecticut.
Although based in Connecticut, our club has members from New England, New York, and New Jersey.
||Shows & Events
|The Annual Spring Dust Off / Mystery Run is
on Sunday May 1st 2016 (with April 30th as the sleep
over night) in the Springfield MA area. This year’s
Spring Dust Off run will start at the Holiday Inn
Springfield South - Enfield parking lot, One Bright
Meadow Boulevard, Enfield, CT at 10:00 AM sharp.
Please be there by 9:30 AM for registration and rules
review. The hotel is near downtown Springfield.
From Interstate 91-Take exit 49.
Hotel Information. For those wishing to arrive on Saturday, we have acquired a block of rooms and group rate at the Holiday Inn of $109.00 per night. Call the hotel at (860) 741-2211 before April 8th and mention the CAMO rate. This special rate is available for anyone wishing to stay overnight, and includes breakfast in their full service restaurant for those staying at the Hotel. For day trippers, breakfast is available for purchase at the same restaurant.
Dinner April 30th. For those staying overnight, we have reservations at the Backyard Bar and Grille at 7PM on April 30th. The Backyard Bar and Grille is within walking distance of the Holiday Inn, for those not wishing to drive their cars. We'll need a head count to give the restaurant. If you are planning on attending dinner, please contact Brad or Sandy at 860-658-0027 or email Brad.Busque@amcrc.com by April 26th. (http://backyardbarandgrille.northernlogics.com/)
For additional information contact Brad or Sandy, 860-658-0027 or Brad.Busque@amcrc.com
|August 19th and 20th, 2016 is CAMO’s 21st
Annual Regional Gathering and Show
at the Farmington-Hartford Marriott, I-84 exit 37, Farmington CT
All owners, vendors and enthusiasts of AMC, Jeep, Hudson, Nash and Rambler Cars are invited
Friday evening Cruise and Saturday Gathering of Cars Show with an Awards Banquet Saturday evening
Make this a weekend event and reserve your room early at the Farmington Hartford Marriott host hotel
We have arranged for a special room rate of $98.00 per night plus tax for this event - Details are in the Show Flyer
Registration Form available here Show Flyer available here
CAMO Group Picture at the Historic Plymouth Rock taken at the Annual Fall Run on September 19th and 20th 2015
Click here for the story and more pictures
Thanks to all who participated in our 20th Annual Regional Show on August 14th and 15th 2015
The weather was perfect and it was a big success
Photos taken by Mike Feingold available here Photos taken by Bob Warenda available here
| The Spring Dust Off Mystery Run
was on Sunday May 3rd 2015 in the Windsor Locks area of
28 people with 11 cars participated and everyone enjoyed the fun. Click here for the story and pictures...
The 2012 AMO National Show hosted by CAMO was a great success
with 130 cars on the show field, 30 vendors, and many Spectators
CAMO thanks everyone who attended from across the USA and Canada
here for pictures from the show
Click here for Information about the 2012 AMO National Show
History Document Library
The Auto History Preservation Society has loaded articles on AMC and other makes on the Auto History Documents Library at the Auto History Preservation Society. All material is downloadable in PDF and has been restored to its original condition
Click here for more information
Click here for an information sheet you can print to leave with AMC cars you see telling them about CAMO
and the events and activities the club sponsors
President: Joe Howard, 603-548-0069
Vice-President: Bill Thomas, Treasurer: Charlie Tollefson, Secretary: Janet Wilcox
Membership: Donna Berube, Newsletter Editor: Peggy Howard, Tech Expert: Joe Wilcox
|CAMO Meeting Dates and
Locations for 2016. Meetings start at 1:00 pm
May 1, 2016, at the Spring Dust Off Mystery Run (Place to be Determined)
June 26, 2016, Jim & Donna Peloquin’s, Leominster MA
July 17, 2016, Joe & Peggy Howard’s, Derry NH
August 14, 2016, Scott & Rebecca Wilcox’s, Plantsville CT
September Date & Place to be Determined
October 16, 2016, Bill & Michelle Thomas’, Chelmsford MA
November 13, 2016, Joe Wilcox’s, Waterbury CT
CAMO publishes a newsletter, American Spirit, and sponsors Club Events.
Membership is open to anyone interested.
Membership renewable by September 1st each year. See Membership Page for more information.
|CAMO is a Chapter of the International American Motors Owners Association (AMO)|
2000 AMO Centerpiece
2012 AMO Centerpiece