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Valle Del Sur Region, Antique Auto Club of America Not just any old car… and not just any old car club By Larry J. Mickartz 90 GILROY • MORGAN HILL • SAN MARTIN JULY / AUGUST 2015 T here are car clubs, motorcycle clubs, low-rider clubs, Ford Clubs, Porsche Clubs, British Car Clubs…there are lots of car clubs! One unique and vibrant car club is the Valle Del Sur Region, Antique Auto Club of America in Morgan Hill. This club is one of 400 local and regional clubs that make up the national Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA). The AACA was founded in Philadelphia in 1935. Its membership has grown to over 60,000 from all parts of the world. Interestingly one does not have to own an antique car to be a member…one just has to like vintage cars. The Valle Del Sur group clarifies another requirement.“We will enjoy ourselves and have fun at all our activities.” The Valley Del Sur group meets once a