Benefit for Bob Palmer
Jaguar Club of Ohio 2010 Club Officers President Chuck Roman - 330-725-0213 E-mail: email@example.com Vice President/Activities Mike Meyer - 330-294-0890 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Inside this Issue
Secretary Chuck & Wendy McIntosh 330-877-3197 E-mail: email@example.com
JCO President, Chuck Roman pg. 4 Light The Night Walk for Bob Palmer pg. 5 Jaguar Jerry's Jargon pg. 6 & 7 2010 Glenmoor Gathering Information pg. 8 & 9 2010 JACO & JCOP Concours pg. 10 & 11 JCO 38th Annual Concours d ‘Elegance pg. 12 JCO 38th Annual Concours d ‘Elegance pg. 13 JCO 38th Annual Concours d ‘Elegance pg. 14 & 15 JCO 38th Annual Concours d ‘Elegance pg. 16 & 17 JCO 38th Annual Concours d ‘Elegance pg. 18 & 19 Lebron Heads to Florida! pg. 20 JCO at The Museum & Yacht Club pg. 21 Mike Meyer’s Photo Essay in Columbus pg. 22 & 23 Win A MINI, British Museum Fundraiser pg. 24 Jaguar Racing & Tech Tips pg. 25 Club Merchandise Order Form pg. 26 Membership Report & Application Form pg. 27 2010 JCO Event Calendar pg. 28 Sale-O-Rama pg. 29 Advertising pg. 30 to 32
Treasurer Randy Brown - 440-582-5457 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Membership Chairman Jerry Litz - 440-238-0782 E-mail: email@example.com Concours Paul Neidert - 330-753-3331 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Bob Barbero - 440-543-8207 440-543-8206-Fax E-mail: email@example.com Chief Judge Paul Cusato 216-881-7990-Bus. 216-881-7778-Fax E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org JagMag Editor Irene Eve Chudzik JAGMAG2010@yahoo.com JagMag Co - Editor Dominic Perri - 330-467-3953 E-mail: email@example.com Publisher Rick Vanek - 330-722-2297 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org At-Large Board Members Jim Krause Bill Madden Dominic Perri Ava Singerman Ted Stults Rick Vanek
Thank you to JCO Advertisers Growler Restorations, Inc. - pg. 30 Jaguar Cleveland - pg. 2 Jeff Plumer Insurance Agency - pg. 31 Lesco Engine Machine - pg. 31 Welsh Enterprises, Inc - pg. 30 WestSide Automotive Group Please patronize our advertisers!
Thanks to Ohio Technical College. They will host our Board Meeting and provide a tour of their facilities to our JCO Board Members. If any other JCO members are interested in attending, please email email@example.com so that you can be included in the attendance for OTC to prepare for our visit. *All members are welcome to attend*
The JAGUAR CLUB OF OHIO is a non-profit organization founded in 1972. Annual dues of $55 per year include a subscription to the bi-monthly JagMag and Jaguar Journal, the National club's bi-monthly magazine.
2010 Executive Board Meeting Schedule October 20, 2010 - Ohio Technical College (OTC) www.ohiotechnicalcollege.com
1374 East 51st Street Cleveland, OH 44103 216.881.1700 or 1.800.322.7000
D e c e m b e r 3 , 2 0 1 0 - The President’s Gala at the Glenmoor Country Club
The dog days of summer are upon us… and our Jag is back! I am now wondering about the possibilities of adding AC! Just kidding…. Glad to have it back, it looks great and drives better than I remembered. I was happy to get it back just in time for our Concours… which was excellent as usual!!!! Many thanks to Bob & Lois Barbero, Paul & Carol Neidert... also to Paul Cusato for organizing the Judges & Judging, Randy Brown, Chuck & Wendy McIntosh, Jerry Litz, Mike Meyer, Mike Cooper, Irene Chudzik & Dominic Perri and Marlene Roman for all their help supporting this great show. It's always a pleasure to see Bryan Williams from Pittsburgh, George Keller and Jim Baker form the Columbus clubs and we appreciate their support as well! Next year Columbus will be sponsoring a very special show highlighting the 50th anniversary of the Jaguar E-Type, and they are planning a very big event. The Clambake is the next big event scheduled in September 26th please be sure to RSVP Paul & Carol to facilitate the planning and purchasing necessary items…. As many of you know Bob Palmer is currently in the Cleveland Clinic after receiving a bone marrow transplant to combat his Leukemia. He will be there for a couple of months and we are supporting him by participating with the Triumph & Porsche clubs in the “Light the Night” Walk sponsored by the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. The walk is scheduled for October 2 with registration at 5:30 at Progressive Field in Cleveland. I am the Captain for the “Triumph For Bob” Team and request your generous participation in the walk, or with a donation to the walk. I am working on a “Car Paddock” to exhibit our cars as well as Porsches & Triumphs... and some MG's as a mini show to the walkers before and during the registration and walk. Please mark your calendar for this important event…. Now about that air conditioning……. Chuck
50/50 Raffle Tickets will be sold at the Rally and the Clambake to Benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
50/50 Raffle Tickets will be sold at the Rally and the Clambake to Benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Jerry Litz, Les Connolly and Rick Vanek at the Jaguar Club of Ohioâ€™s Concours Dâ€™ Elegance on August 7, 2010 at Ursuline College.
What a day for our concour! We all know how hot it has been this summer but for us good guys a beautiful 80 deg. and a slight breeze. Our Jags ranged from the two 2011's , an XJ and an XF from Jaguar Cleveland, our main sponsor, to two 1950 Jaguars, a Mark V sedan and a drop head. These cars are not nearly as technically advance or as reliable as the new models but who wouldn't love to own and drive them. GEORGOUS!. The Providence House lemonade stand, Irene Chudzik set it up and ran it, was graced by a Jaguar Mark VIII which our chief judge Paul Cusato drove in for the event. I think that brought in more than a few lemonade customers. Every once in a while I looked back at the new Jags and there were always a few people admiring them. Remember when you could always recognize a car from a distance? Jaguar is one of the few you can still recognize easily. We were fortunate to have an adequate number of judges this year and two delightful teenagers to be score runners, which brings me to our staff that man the scoring tent. What a job, they have computerized everything making it so much easier to record and put cars in their proper classes and their final places in the results. Our trusted finance chairman, Randy Brown, oversaw the recording of fees. So many good people to thank, but I'm sure you all appreciate them. So many beautiful Jags and so little time to see them all, I would love to have the time to take portrait pictures of them. I am in my 19th year as a JCO member and I never tire of seeing old friends and always meeting new, and of course enjoying their Jaguar works of art.
Thank you to Dan Shinkle, Zofia Chudzik (my mom) and a new member to the JCO, Anthony Cambert, for taking care of the Lemonade Stand at Ursuline. Love ya! Irene
Stacy Schlemann of Providence House thanks the JCO for it’s support before the awards are announced at the 38th Annual JCO Concour.
The contest runs from January 1st through October 31st.
Picures taken in film or digital media will be accepted. Please include a brief caption about each picture along with your name. Pictures will be judged based on Jaguar content, composition and the whims of the judging panel. The photographer must own all rights to any photographs entered in this contest. It is the responsibility of the contestants to ensure that publication of the photographs raises no legal claim.
Please send your entries to: Mike Meyer 8134 Crystal Creek Sagamore Hills, Ohio 44067 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Not only did the Jaguar Club of Ohio sell raffle tickets for Providence House, but the Northeastern Ohio British Car Council charity, The Goodrich Gannett Neighborhood Center will benefit from Raffle Ticket Sales too! Help support two great organizations to continue to provide quality services to the clients that they care for on a daily basis. Share the Time, Treasure, and Talent in any way, and we will all benefit with a better world around us!
Submit pictures for use in the JagMag and the JCO website.
Then it’s off to the Neidert’s for the JCO Clambake! Make a day of it!
Don’t forget to put Wings and Wire Wheels on your calendar for September 26, 2010.
located at 250 Medina Road, Medina, OH 44258 (330) 239-1606
2010 Glenmoor Gathering will feature “Historic Motorcars of Cleveland,” “Cars of Bizzarrini” and Duesenberg!
Friday, September 17, 2010 9 a.m. Silent auction opens and continues through 7 p.m. Saturday 1 p.m. Glenmoor Gathering Golf Tourney (call for tee times - open to public) 2 - 3:30 p.m. Restoration seminar (featuring 1913 Austro-Daimler) by the Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum and McPherson College 3:30 - 5 p.m. Collector car discussion led by Keith Martin, publisher of Sports Car Market 6 p. m. “Welcome” party - Glenmoor Country Club patio
Saturday, September 18, 2010 8 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. Passport Transport Countryside Tour (concours exhibitors only)
11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
“Day of Classic Beauty and Pampering at The Spa at Glenmoor” - including mimosas and lunch 12 noon Grande Salon Antique and Classic Car Auction - until 4:30 p.m. - Glenmoor CC grounds 5 - 7 p.m. Cocktail reception for automotive artists Glenmoor Country Club lawn; artists' tent opens, authors signing books 7:30 p.m. Gala dinner in Glenmoor Country Club Chapel dining room, including live auction
Sunday, September 19, 2010 7 a.m. 8 a.m. 9:30 a.m. 10 a.m. 10 a.m. 11 a.m.
Cars enter show field Judges' breakfast and meeting All show cars in place, judging begins Concours opens to the public; artists' tent opens; seminars begin; authors signing books; display of “modern classics” on club front lawn Special events: chef cooking exhibition, Crawford Auto Aviation Museum historical display, Glenmoor Garage. Junior Judges, children's coloring contest Buffet luncheon open to public
12:30 p.m. Ribbons placed on cars 1:30 p.m. Introduce judges/narrated drive-through/awards presentation begins 3:30 p.m. Drive-through/awards presentation concludes
4:30 p.m. Afterglow Party (for car exhibitors and sponsors)
In 2010 the Glenmoor Gathering will recognize not one automobile, but a large group of them -“The Historic Motorcars of Cleveland”- automobiles built in Cleveland, Ohio, that once rivaled Detroit as a center for automobile manufacturing; many examples will be on display in September. Among the Cleveland-built automobiles on display will be famous makes such as Peerless,White,Winton and Stearns-Knight as well as memorable makes such as Templar, Chandler and Jordan. Two of the best-known and most popular electric automobiles were built in Cleveland-Rauch & Lang and Baker - as well as a steam car, the White. A special group of a legendary American Classic - the mighty Duesenberg - will serve as a 2010 highlight; a variety of body styles will be displayed. For those with a passion for horsepower and European design the 2010 Gathering will recognize the talents of Italian designer Giotto Bizzarrini by displaying examples of some of his finest automobile designs. Bizzarrini's 50+ year career included not only design and production of the Bizzarrini sports car but design work on the Iso Rivolta, Iso Grifo and Ferrari 250 GTO. The 2010 Gathering will also feature Italian “Super-Bikes,” such as those built by Aprilia, Benelli, Bimota, Ducati, Moto-Guzzi, and MV-Agusta from the 1960's to present. And, there'll be the usual great American and European antique and classic automobiles - plus a few surprises - that attendees have come to expect at the annual Gathering. The Grande Salon Antique and Classic Car Auction - the first-ever held at the Gathering - will be held on Saturday, September 18, 2010. It will be conducted by Classic Motorcar Auctions of Canton, Ohio, headed by long-time collector Bob Lichty. Serving as honorary chairman of the 2010 Gathering will be Keith Martin, publisher of Sports Car Market, the leading magazine chronicling collector car marketplace values. The 2010 poster artwork will feature a unique American Classics: the one-of-a-kind 1932 Peerless Sixteen sedan prototype designed and built by Murphy Coachworks, from the collections of the Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum. The 2010 poster artist is Ken Dallison of Mississaugua, Ontario. During his 50-year career, he has created elegant images for many blue chip clients. A founder of the Automotive Fine Arts Society, he began his professional career in London. During the 2010 concours automotive art by a variety of artists will be displayed and on sale and several automotive authors will be signing their books. The 2010 weekend activities will include the Passport Transport Countryside Tour, a restoration seminar by the Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum ( featuring a rare 1913 Austro-Daimler), a car collecting discussion led by Keith Martin of Sports Car Market, cocktail party and Gala Dinner, cooking demonstrations, a Junior Judges' program and other family activities. A new activity for the ladies will be “A Day of Classic Beauty and Pampering” at the Spa at Glenmoor on Saturday. Approximately 6,000 people attended the 2009 event, which included invitation-only vehicles from throughout the United States-from as far away as California and Florida.
Proceeds from this year's Gathering are designated for Mercy Medical Center's Emergency Department Expansion and Renovation project.
For more information on this year's concours and weekend events schedule visit the Glenmoor Gathering web site at www.GlenmoorGathering.com or call (330) 966.3600. ***
Pre-Order a Picnic Basket for $85.00, go to www.glenmoorgathering.com The following Jaguars are scheduled to be on the show field:
1936 Jaguar SS100 - Don Marsh 1955 Jaguar XK140MC - David Benson 1962 Jaguar XK-E Series 1 - Chuck Loper
Mr. Welsh and Dave Putnam of the Jaguar Association of Central Ohio.
Paul Neidert (JCO) and Jim Baker of the Jaguar Association of Central Ohio.
(JCO Member) Tom Krepp and Jim Baker at the Columbus Concours
Jim Baker and George Keller of the Jaguar Association of Central Ohio.
Jim Baker and Tom Scahel (JCO Member) at the Columbus Concours
Jim Baker and Dick Maury at the Jaguar Association of Central Ohio Concours in Columbus, Ohio on July 10. 2010.
Jim Baker and Mike Meyer (JCO Member) at the Columbus Concours
Pictures by: Mike Meyer and Irene Chudzik
Jim Baker and James Gardini (JCO Member) at the Columbus Concours
Jim Baker and Dave Levy (JCO Member) at the Columbus Concours
We thank Mike Meyer for taking theese great pictures for our JAGMAG at the Pittsburgh Concours.
Chuck & Marlene Roman
The Fairfield Inn Hospitality Mixer is a great way to visit with other members before the big day!
George Keller, Dave Putnam & Guest at the Fairfield Inn Mixer. Brenda Fuchs, Jim Krause & Marlene Roman enjoy a snack.
Bruce & Inge Eckstein own the beautiful 1953 XK120 Roadster Poster Car.
The Fairfield Inn. JCO
Hospitality Mixer. August 6, 2010
David & Cindie Petersen of Jaguar Club of Pittsburgh
Linda, Nancy, Lois and Bob enjoying each others company.
David Morgan, George Keller & Dave Putnam of JACO
Bob Barbero, Marianne Maser, Marlene Roman, Les Connolly, Chuck Roman, Phyllis Vanek, and Jackie Litz.
Dave Putnam’s 1950, MK V, Saloon
Dave Levy’s Tesla was a hit in the back lot. Pictures by: Rick Vanek and Jerry Litz.
Leonard Fiore’s Enclosed Car Van
MANY HOURS OF LABOR by ALL the Jaguar Owners before the judging begins.
Many hours of labor to detail a car before the shows. Such as: 1.Wheel Rims and Tires; cleaning all of the brake powder in all grooves and port holes. 2. Door Jams and Lock catches. 3. Engine Compartments; all hoses, belts, batteries, valve covers, wires, filter covers, etc. 4.Trunk (Boot); spare tire and rim, all carpeting cleaned. 5. All interior;
Itâ€™s a sight to see. Dozens of busy and proud Jaguar owners taking care of their magnificent automobiles.
Truly a labor of love!
seatingcarpeting, dashboard, instrumet panels, steering wheel, and back deck. 6. All exterior; paint washed and waxed and all chrome cleaned with no wax residue left in cracks. 7. All Windows; inside and outside.
Final Count= 63 Jaguars on the field!
â€œOK Paul, start judging those E-types!â€?
Paul Cusato, Chief Judge (JCO) and Marlene Roman
C04 - 1st Place 1959 XK 150S OTS
C05 - 1st Place - TIE 1962 E-TypeS1 FHC
Paul & Carol Neidert D09A - 3rd Place 2000 XKR Convert.
C16A - 2nd Place 2001 XK8 Coupe
Nancy Harris and Grandson
D02 - 1st Place 1967 E-Type S1 2+2
D02 - 3rd Place 1967 E-Type S1 2+2
D02 - 2nd Place 1965 E-Type S1 OTS
Gary Coupland S03 - 1st Place 1958 XK 150FHC
Randy Brown for his help with registration, all financial reports, the cash register and paying the bills!! Wendy McIntosh, Marlene Roman and Mike Cooper for their help in the registration booth and with scoring. Also thanks to Mike for bringing the 50/50 boards!! Jo Keller and Windley Putnam from Columbus (JACO) for their help with scoring! Jim and MaryAnn Maser, Sandy Gordon and Tom Rothers for working the Gate! Chuck Roman, Chuck McIntosh, Mike Meyer and Jim Maser for being Field Attendants! Barry Kline, Judith Shega, Mandy & Morgan (Lan & Deb Sims’ grand-daughters from Columbus) for running score sheets! Aurora and Brianne (Wendy’s beautiful daughters!!) for working the 50/50 boards! All the guys who helped with judging! JCO – Bob Barbero, Joe Bolek, Mark Bruss, Paul Cusato, Les Connolly, Jerry Litz, Mike Meyer, Paul Neidert, Chuck Roman & Rick Vanek JACO – Jim Baker, Glenn Henson, George Keller & Lan Sims JCOP – Don Johnson, Dan Meyers & Bryan Williams Irene Chudzik, Dominic Perri, Paul Cusato and Bruce & Inge Eckstein for making this year’s poster happen – IT IS STUNNING!! Jackie & Jerry Litz for coming early on Friday to stuff all those goodie bags! Everyone who brought snacks and drinks for the Friday night Hospitality Suite! Everyone who brought a car out to the Concours or for British Car Day! With a total of 63 cars on the show field, each and every one of you helped make this one of our most successful Concours yet!! Thanks So Much!!! The Concours Committee
John Stremsterfer C16A - 3rd Place 2001 XKR Coupe
75 Years of Jaguar – Performance & Beauty
By Robert Barbero & Rick Vanek, Cleveland, Ohio July 2010
Jaguar was founded in 1922 by Sir Williams Lyon and William Walmsley, known as the Swallow Sidecar Company. They fabricated motorcycle sidecars and fitted them to used motorcycles. Lyons was the son of an Irish musician who settle in Blackpool, England. His mother was the daughter of a wealthy mill owner who disowned her because of the marriage. Lyons would be 109 year old if alive today. He tried his hand at selling automobiles, but wound up languishing in his father's music shop. This is where Lyons and Walmsley came together to form their company. The company soon began to produce the Swallow bodied cars in Coventry in 1931, a distinct marque, called the SS. Then in 1935, not wanting to be associated with the German SS, they re-badged as Jaguar. The Jaguar name was an ideal choice as it represented the feline grace and elegance, power and agility that set he cars apart. Sir Williams once said that has stood the test of time. The new brand name captured the essence of all of the cars created from that point forward. Known at the time for producing beautifully styled cars and priced at a fraction of the well know marques such as Bentley, Jaguar was off and running. The SS 100 was the forerunner to the XK120, XK140 and XK150s that would follow after World War II. The SS100 was the first Jaguar guaranteed to perform at 100 mph. Jaguar would continue the top speed to designate their models for the XK120, XK140 and XK150 – all milestone models, but not as well known to the general motoring public as the XKE. It was somewhere around this time frame that Jaguar began using the slogan of “Grace, Pace and Space” in their advertising materials. The E-Type, with its racing heritage of C-Types and D-Types, would go on to win many of motorcar racings' greatest accolades. To this day, the E-Type still remains the most recognizable Jaguar, whether they are 6 cylinders, commonly mistaken for V-12's or the actual Series III V-12's. The ear Series I covered headlight cars, are the most coveted, especially in roadster form. Some will still argue that the E-Type coupe was the purest design form ever produced. It was at one time the only automobile on permanent display at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. Jaguar didn't just produce sports cars however. Early on, they began building beautiful saloons, all of which had the heritage of Jaguar's sporting designs and performance at very affordable prices. Jaguar would follow later with the Mark IX, Mark 1 and Mark 2, all of which saw their share of track time. These sedans would lead to the current sedans still being sold today, just as the XK & XKEs lead to the XJS which became the current SK8 and now know simple as the XK or XKR. Jaguar, although it survives today, has had a checkered past of ownership and management challenges. It is almost a blueprint for the English motor manufacturer. Founded by a passionate enthusiast, absorbed by a misguided conglomerate, mismanaged, nationalized, mismanaged again, privatized, then sold to Ford Motor Company, wooed by its history. Now its future is in the hands of an Indian auto manufacturing giant, Ratan Tata; once again, England being controlled by the provincial territories. They seem to be showing signs of continued success with the introduction of the current XF and the most recently introduced and seductive XJ flagship. Hopefully it does survive because there are a lot of enthusiasts out there who would love to see the rumored E-Type replacement produced. A bit of local history about the Jaguar Club of Ohio – it was formed in 1972 by three local Jaguar enthusiasts, Ron Smith, Dave Pool and Phil Boyd. The club was founded originally to provide technical information to Jaguar owners, sponsoring events for driving and displaying th ecars and providing social activities for club members. It was officially recognized by Jaguar Club of North America (JCNA) December 9, 1973. From its small beginning, the club maintains a current membership of 140+ members. On August 7th, 2010, JCO presented its 38th continuous Concours d'Elegance, proudly in conjunction with the 24th continuous British Car Day. This event was presented by Northeastern Ohio British Car Council and sponsored by Jaguar Cleveland.
D11 - 1st Place 2001 S-Type Sedan
D05 - 1st Place 1960 MK II Saloon
D04 - 1st Place 1973 E-Type SIII 2+2 and D10 - 2nd Place 2006 XJ8VDP
D08A - 1st Place 1988 XJ-SC Cabriolet
D04 - 2nd Place 1974 E-Type SIII OTS
D09A - 2nd Place 2006 XK8 Convert.
D04 - 3rd Place 1973 E-Type SIII OTS
Patrick Saunier D01 - 1st Place 1955 XK 140 OTS
Nancy Harris’ Grandson D08 - 2nd Place 1988 XJ-S Convert.
Nancy Harris & Grandson C05 - 3rd Place 1961 E-Type S1 OTS
Dennis & Janet Weglarz C05- 2nd Place 1962 E-Type - Jaguar Michigan
Bryan Williams C12- 1st Place 1983 XJ6 SIII Sedan
David & Cindie Petersen - D10- 1st Place
TIE - 2003 XJ8 VDP -JCOP
Robert Gelfand -
C15B - 1st Place 1995 XJ-S Coupe - JCOP
Gary Kincel - C01B
Jim Baker - D06 - 1st Place 1975 XJ6L SII Sedan - JACO
1st Place 1948 MK IV Saloon - JCOP
Glenn Henson - D09A
1st Place 1997 XK8 Convert JACO
C05- 1st Place TIE 1967 E-Type S1OTS - JCOP
D10- 1st Place TIE 2001 XJR Sedan JACO
C02- 1st Place
Morgan & Maddy
1950 XK120 FHC - JACO
C01B- 2nd Place - 1950 MK V Saloon JACO
Julien & Pat Brosseau C16A- 1st Place - 2004 XK8 Convertible
Wendyâ€™s daughters help at the Boards.
Jim Maser, Jerry Litz, Les Connolly and Randy Brown of the JCO. Lois Barbero, Wendy McIntosh, Carol Neidert, Marlene Roman
Charity Raffle Tickets!! Grand Prize - 3/4 carat
Vivinity Diamond Valued at $3,000 or a $3,000 Spending Spree of your choice! was won by Kris and Don Kaufman of Bainbridge, OH First Prize - 2 Roundtrip Coach Class Airline Tickets Anywhere in the Continental US & Canada, won by Mike Ferencik of Sharpesville, PA.
AKRON, Ohio - It is the moment everyone in Northeast Ohio has been waiting for, but not necessarily the news they were hoping for: LeBron is leaving Northeast Ohio. The biggest surprise may be his new home town. Chicago and New York were likely never considered. LeBron's new home will be Melbourne, Florida. LeBron, the jaguar that was born at the Akron Zoo in 2009, left for the Brevard Zoo in mid-June. The Zoo hosted a LeBron Appreciation Day on June 5, 2010. LeBron was the only male in a litter of three born at the Akron Zoo on March 3, 2009. (Mike Meyer featured a picture of the newborn cubs on the March/April 2009 JAGMAG). Through a public contest the name LeBron was chosen in honor of Akron native and NBA superstar LeBron James. The move is sanctioned by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) Species Survival Plan (SSP). The mission of the SSP is to help ensure the survival of selected wildlife species. Through scientifically-controlled managed breeding programs, SSP's are a proactive approach to preventing extinction. SSP's were formed back in 1981 to help ensure the survival of endangered species. SSP's are managed by the AZA, of which the Akron Zoo is an accredited member. LeBron will be paired with a female at the Brevard Zoo, Masaya, in hopes of breeding and rearing a successful litter of cubs. Jaguars are listed as an endangered species by the US Fish & Wildlife Service.There is currently less than 100 jaguars in the United States at AZA accredited facilities. The two females born in the litter with LeBron, Bella and Nakita (pictured below), will be at the zoo for the foreseeable future.The zoo expects to have a decision by the SSP on where they will be heading and when before the end of the summer. Currently the plan is for the parents of the cubs, Naom and Chack, to reside at the Akron Zoo. This was Naom and Chack's second litter. In 2005 three jaguar cubs were also born at the Akron Zoo and have since moved onto other accredited zoos in the U.S.
Check out the July/August 2010 Jaguar Journal from JCNA. Pages 44 and 45 titled Jaguar Owners Rally to Support the â€˜Big Catsâ€™. Candy Williams covers what other Jaguar Automotive Clubs across the country are doing to support our Jag Mascot! Question to JCO Members: Would you be interested in a car show to support the SSP next summer at the Akron Zoo? Email your answer to email@example.com - IEC
Brevard Zoo welcomes Lebron2!
JCO in the JCNA E-Newsletter
NEW CONSERVATION CAROUSEL
The Akron Zoo unveiled its newest expansion, a Conservation Carousel, July 31, 2010. The carousel features 33 hand-carved wooden animals and a peacock chariot that kids and adults will be able to ride. In addition to the carousel there is also a brand new picnic area adjacent to the new carousel. Some of the animals on the carousel reside at the Akron Zoo like a penguin, Komodo dragon and a jaguar! There will also be many animals guest will be able to ride that are not currently found at the zoo like an elephant, polar bear and giraffe.The carousel ride will be $2 and will last about 2 1/2 minutes. There will also be graphics at the ride so riders can see where the animal they rode lives.
George Deal and the Plymouth Road Runner. Ask George or Rebecca for the personal story, â€œGeorge and his Road Runnerâ€?.
Mentor Museum of Speed JCO Club Event on August 14, 2010
A revolving inventory of high performance vehicles.
John Schindler, Kathy Silvestro and Dominic Perri at the Museum.
Bart Sawyer & George Deal.
Kathy Silvestro, John Schindler, Nancy Rapaszky and Linda Burk enjoy a picnic lunch at the Edgewater Yacht Club. Thanks to Jim Krause for hosting the picnic.
George Deal, Bart Sawyer, Chuck and Marlene Roman
Thank you Mike for an extraordinary set of photos!
Dave Putnam put
many hard and long hours of work into this 1950 MK V Jaguar Saloon in Silver. Dave is a member of the Jaguar Association of Central Ohio.
Unmistakable beauty and craftsmanship.
Gorgeous Classic Jaguars on Display in Columbus. All Pictures taken by Mike Meyer.
Or, mail in your respones to: JAGMAG 8661 Melody Lane Macedonia, OH 44056
1.What would you like to do with the club? 2.What are you disapointed in when club events are planned? 3. Do you have an event, a hobby, a special place, or another club you would like to share with JCO members? 4. Do you like cruise-ins, car shows, planned rallies, poker runs, tours, dinner outings, movie viewings, wine tastings, or would you like to do things with other clubs? Please share with us other thoughts and ideas. Email your responses to: firstname.lastname@example.org Letâ€™s make things happen! JagMag deadlines are May 7th, July 7th, September 7th, and November 7th.
MID-OHIO SPORTS CAR COURSE LEXINGTON, OHIO AUGUST 7, 2010 OFFICIAL RESULTS
Length of Race: 119 laps for 268.702 miles Time of Race: 2 hours 45 minutes 17.657 seconds Margin of Victory: .506 seconds LMP Average Speed: 97.536 mph LMPC Average Speed: 93.662 mph GT Average Speed: 91.124 mph GTC Average Speed: 86.625 mph
Do you know what Mosport International Raceway 2.459 miles
August 27-29, 2010 Bowmanville, Ontario, Canada
Final Race Report Mobil 1 presents the Grand Prix of Mosport American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón Class Position:10 Car No.: 75 Class:GT (Gentilozzi)/Goossens* No. of Laps: 87 Difference:12 Laps Total Time: 2:19:19.709 Best Time:1:20.557 In Lap:71 Make: Jaguar XKR Status: Running Position:
By Demonstrating consistent reliability, the Jaguar RSR team was able to increase speeds and bring th #75 Jaguar RSR XKR GT home to another top-ten GT class finish in Round 6 of the American Le Mans Series presented by Tequilia Patron, the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Challenge. After having a few days of testing time, the first practice session on Friday, August 6th, went well as the tema continued to find what it would take for this car to be consistent around the 2.258-mile road course o f Mid-Ohio. By the afternoon, the car had gained over two seconds from its best time posted in the am., and only 2.3 seconds off the GT leaders pace. Marc Goossens was the qualifying driver, and posted the best time of the weekend with a time of 1:22.125 (98.981 mph) which put him 12th on the GT grid. Paul Gentilozzi took the green flag and had a good first stint. On lap 16, he recorded a best race lap time in the XKR GT of 1:24.382. Gentilozzi remained in the car for the first 49 minutes of the race, before taking advantage of a caution period to come into the pits for service and a driver change. Goossens then took over and stayed in the seat for the remainder of the 2 hour and 45 minute race. After running for 1 hour and 48 minutes, Goossens headed into the pits for tires and fuel. What should have been the last drive through in the pits of the race unfortunately was not. About 30 minutes later, the Belgian was issued a stop and go penalty for avoidable contact with one of the GTC class cars. Despite disagreeing with the call, the team served the 60-second penalty. No damage was done, and that didn't hurt the team position wise, so Goossens carried on to take the checkered flag a short time later. On the final lap of th e race, he gave it his all one last time and recorded the XKR's fastest race lap time of 1:24.272. A solid, consistent run by both drivers resulted in a ninth-place finish for th Jaguar RSR. Goossens earns two more championship points, while Gentilozzi earns his first ALMS points. Jaguar and Yokohama also benefited earning points to their name in the respective manufacturer standings. View COOL RACING Pictures at the Jaguar Website
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