La Jolla Concours Report

June 7, 2016 in Event Report, Front Page

La jolla 1British Sports cars/ETypes, 1961 – 74. I tough class with many entrants, Congratulations Stephen. Also IEJC President Mike Zavos took a third place in European Sports Cars. On the lighter side, Aubrey and Dominic Valvano of the Despite the threat (promise?) of inclement weather, this year’s La Jolla Concours went off without a hitch under increasingly blue skies and balmy breezes. The three SoCal Jag Clubs co-sponsored an exhibit of Jaguars which was placed in a prime position of Cove Drive, just in front of the Concours Main Entrance. We fielded about twenty cars and had a lot of interest from the thousands of passers-by.

In the Concours proper, JOC member Stephen Russell’s 1961 Jaguar E-Type Roadster won Best in Class 9C for British Sports cars/ETypes, 1961 – 74. I tough class with many entrants, Congratulations Stephen. Also IEJC President Mike Zavos took a third place in European Sports Cars.

La jolla 2On the lighter side, Aubrey and Dominic Valvano of the JOC won for Best Club Jaguar and received a beautiful crystal bowl presented on the main stage by car magazine magnate, Keith Martin.

Steve and Cindi Kirby and Richard and Sydney Darnell were also in attendance and enjoyed each other’s company on Saturday evening at the Concours pre-event Party.