Where there are cars, there are clubs.
The day after the first horseless carriage was built, the second rolled off the line. You can bet shortly thereafter a race or show was held somewhere to prove who owned the best one. And it wasn’t long after that the first car club was formed.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2008/06/02/get-social