The Velie Register, started in 1993, is dedicated to finding and tracking all existing Velie cars and trucks. This register is used to record the history, events, and owners of each vehicle. In addition, the record acts as a source on specifications, vehicle identification, company history, family information, news and events, and related stories. However, the most important source the register supplies is the enjoyment and comradarie shared by Velie owners. This small, select group is comprised of 194 owners and their 221 vehicles world wide. 180 cars running/restored condition and 41 parts cars. We list 8 trucks.
We are looking for:
OLD VELIE OR VELIE OWNERS
VELIE PARTS OR PRINTED MATERIAL
FACTORY HISTORY OR INFORMATION
VELIE FAMILY MEMBERS AND HISTORY
OLD VELIE STORIES, PHOTOS AND ANECDOTES
We have an updated "Official Velie Register Book" with Owners, Specifications, and Pictures. "Velie Newsletter",by subscription-six issues per year.
Newsletter Just $15.00
Send Check made out to :
1111 Highway 281
Red Cloud, NE 68970
Willard L Velie the founder of the Velie Motor Company, was the grandson of John Deere, who founded the John Deere Plow Company. pronounced "Vee-Lee".
Saturday June 25, through Tuesday June 28th, 2016.
The dates were chosen to correspond with the Great Race that will finish in Downtown Moline on Sunday, June 26. Velie cars in attendance will be on display at the finish line. We will have tours of sights in and around Moline, visit private collections, and have presentations of Velie history. A full schedule of events is being planned, and will be finalized soon. Other brands of automobiles built in the same era as Velie Cars are welcome.
Make plans now to attend this very special event!
If you have any questions or suggestions about this event please contact John Nikodym at the Velie Registry. firstname.lastname@example.org or 402-746-2248.