Prairie Capital Corvair Association

Prairie Capital Corvair Association, PCCA, is a group of Corvair owners and enthusiasts dedicated to the preservation and enjoyment of the Corvair automobile. PCCA has been a sanctioned chapter of CORSA ,the Corvair Society of America since 1977. PCCA meets regularly on the second Saturday of each month at the Rochester, IL Community Center.

Contact PCCA at or snail mail to P.O. Box 954, Springfield, IL 62705

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To Join or renew use this form: 2015 PCCA Membership Form   Its in pdf format.
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Sample PCCA January 2015 Newsletter in pdf format. Left Click to view. Right Click to save a copy to your computer.


Calendar of Events

2015 Meeting dates

Meeting Location Is the Rochester Community Building located off Il Route 29 in Rochester Illinois. The community building is on the east end of Rochester at #1 Community Drive

Note: PCCA programs for 2015 may change, check here or the newsletter for the latest news.

September 5-6 Marshalltown, Iowa Time Trials Info & Registration Form is on Corvair Center Forum Terry Kalp is the organizer. $70 gets LOTS of track time. Lots of fun.

September 11 Pre SOS Show Dinner 6:00pm Hibachi Grill Supreme Buffet Town & Country Shopping Center, 2309 S MacArthur Blvd, Springfield, IL 62704 Chinese and American Buffet with a nice Dessert buffet including a chocolate fountain.

Sept 12 PCCA Chapter Meeting, Secretary of State Auto Show, downtown Springfield around the Illinois State Capital - 2nd and Monroe .  Host Hotel is the State House Inn, 101 E. Adams St. Springfield - about 2 blocks from the show field. (217) 528-5100

SOS Show has several classes for Corvairs including Stock and Modified plus a Display class PCCA Meeting at the show. Bring lawn chairs. Host Hotel is the State House Inn, 101 E. Adams St. Springfield - about 2 blocks from the show field. (217) 528-5100 Downtown Springfield has good eateries, just not usually open on Saturdays. To park together, we will need to meet before going downtown.

Meeting location 1: South Sixth Street Super Walmart off I-55 exit 93 (6th Street exit) ready to depart for the show at 8:00 am. We will head north on 6th street to Lawrence avenue, turning left. After 6 blocks we will turn right on Spring street, just past the Vinegar Hill Shopping Mall, and 2 block past 2nd street. This will take us to the Illinois State museum and the V parking lot on the left where we will meet up with those staying downtown. Those at the Host Hotel on Adams Street Take Adams west 1 block to College, turn left. cross Monroe (show field is on the left) at the Capital Viisitor Center (another block and half) turn into the V parking lot (entrance past the middle of the block stop light). This is between Boone's Saloon (good food) and the Illinois State Museum. If you miss the entrance, continue to the light at the corner, turn left, and left into the parking lot.

Meeting location 2: State Parking Lot V neat the Museum departing at 8:15am, The entire group should be able to travel easily to the show field, as a group. Head East on Edwards, toward the museum, 1 block and you are at second Street. Turn left to enter the show field. Have FUN.

PCCA meeting at 2:00 pm to allow PCCA members to clean their Corvairs upon arrival and to permit the judges to complete their assigned judging tasks. Several PCCA members are judges including current and past Chief Judges Mike Hall and Garry Biggs

Sept 25-27 Great Plains Round-Up. North Little Rock, Arkansas Host hotel Wyndham Riverfront Hotel, 2 Riverfront Place. Hosted by Arkansas Corvair Club.

October 10 PCCA Car Display and Chapter Meeting, start location TBD. program: Hannibal Tour sponsored by Show-Me Corvair Club.

November 14 PCCA Car Display and Chapter Meeting, Rochester Program: TBA

December 12 PCCA Car Display and Luncheon, location: Bonanza Steakhouse, Lincoln. 1:00pm

July 12-16 2016 CORSA International Convention, Springfield, IL hosted by PCCA Host Hotel: Crowne Plaza. Concours, Rally, Econo-run, Auto-cross. Plus More.  2016 CORSA International Convention - Information !