NAACC Motorsports Hall of Fame
National Association of Automobile Clubs of Canada Corporation Hall of Fame inductees are chosen/selected from time to time by the NAACC Board of Directors. The recipient is awarded a Life Membership for their outstanding service and dedication to the collector car hobby and then is inducted into the NAACC Hall of Fame.
Chuck Forster National President’s Award:
On occasion the Chuck Forester Presidents Award is presented to a worthy recipient.
Honor description: This award, in honor of the late Chuck Forster, recognizes leadership in the antique & classic automobile hobby across Canada. Mr. Forster had been the developer and president of the (CHAF) Canadian Historical Automobile Federation that was amalgamated with the newly developed NAAACCC under the aegis of the Craven Foundation. Its publication “Vintage Canada” was the prestige journal in this country during the mid-1970s to 1980s.
NAACC Inductees: from 1970 to Present (in alphabetical order) updated 2020
John Carlson, BC, Inducted 2003, National President 1983 and from 2001-2020 (20 years)
Director 1978 to 2020, Chief Advisory Judge 1989 to 2020. British Columbia SVABC / NAACC Representative 1979-1994.
Recipient of the Chuck Forester National Presidents Award, 1983.
Canadian Coordinator, Collector Car Appreciation Day 2009-2020
Chuck Forester, ON, Inducted 1976, A founding NAAACCC member and 1975 Coasters Cross Canada Tour Wagon Master, avid Ontario supporter. Mr. Forster had been the developer and president of the Canadian Historical Automobile Federation that was amalgamated with the newly developed NAAACCC under the aegis of the Craven Foundation. (Deceased 1975)
Madeline (Forester) Fawcett, ON, Inducted 1983, A founding NAAACCC member and 1975 Coasters Cross Canada Tour organizer, avid Ontario supporter (Collins, Madeline (formerly Forster, Fawcett; née Garvey) April 16,1937–October 28, 2018
Robert Ford Sr., NF, Inducted 2001, Membership Chairman 1978 –2020 (42 years)
Edsel Ford restorer and enthusiast, Master Restorer. The Newfoundland Antique & Classic Car Club is an organization formed in 1980 to aid and encourage the use, enjoyment, preservation and restoration of antique and classic vehicles. Bob Ford served as the club’s first president for five consecutive terms. 1980-1985.
David Lemkay, ON, Inducted 1983, National President 1972-1977 (6 years)
Recipient, Chuck Forster National President’s Award, Oct 1980, issued by the National Association of Antique Automobile Clubs of Canada Corporation.
Honor Description: This award in honor of the late Chuck Forster recognizes leadership in the antique & classic automobile hobby across Canada.
Peter A.B. Weatherhead, ON, Lawyer. Inducted 1979, Wheelspin News Magazine Editor 1970’s, devoted many hours to the National Ad Letter and to the success of the Association magazine. A tireless worker who gave significant meaning to the NAAACCC.
Tom Woodhouse, SK. Inducted 2002, Director/Executive Secretary 1980-2020 (40 years)
Automotive Heritage Month coordinator 2009-2020.
Over the past forty years Mr. Woodhouse has worked with many clubs in Saskatchewan to help them achieve success. He is a corner stone in the collector car hobby in Canada