Frequently Asked Question # 1
What is a Van
This is a Van
This is not a Van
The following is a list of Vehicles that would be accepted into the Nationalsâ This list is only to be used at the Nationalsâ and does not regulate what can or cannot come to any local eVANt. Local eVANt attendance is governed by the host club and the custom of the area,
Vehicles considered vans in Foreign countries not available for sale in the US. This is a gray area and will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
Beginning in 2007, vans which have won best of show twice will be ineligible for the best of show award unless enough changes have been made so as to render the van unrecognizable.
These vans will be invited to participate in a circle of champions for special awards.
All vans will remain eligible for all other best of awards.
Types of vehicles to be let into the Nationals
Panel Truck yes Olds Silhouette Yes
Windowed panel (pre 73) yes Pontiac Trans Spots, Montana Yes
Swat truck/bread truck or step van yes Buick Terrazza Yes
Explorer motor home (dodge) yes Isuzu Oasis Yes
Ambulance/Van (not Cube) yes Ford Transit (all), Windstar, Yes
Freestar Aerostar Yes
VW yes Sprinter (all) Yes
MPV yes Mercury Villager, Monterey Yes
Nissan Quest yes Vantage Van-go Yes
Dodge, Tradesman, Sportsman, Safari, yes Chevy Van, Lumina, Venture, Savanna, Yes
Dodge, Caravan (all), Voyager, Pacifica yes Chevy Express, Astro, Beauville Yes
Hand Built box/mutant Vans chassis yes Gypsy yes
HHR Panel yes GMC Van yes
Toyota Sienna, Hi Ave yes Rally yes
Honda Odyssey yes Nomad (not the car) yes
Econoline yes Chang'an Tiger Truck (Mini Van) yes
Hearse/Sedan Delivery no
Van up no
Cube Van (ambulance no
Class “C” no
PT Cruiser no