Sep.15.2012 Queen Mary. Long Beach. Cali.
JCCS News #41- August. 11. 2012 issue
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Special Guest: BRE Driver Mr. John Morton will be at JCCS 2012!!
Celebrating the book "The Stainless Steel Carrot"
Don't miss this special opportunity! Visit John & Sylvia's booth to
make it yours!
Be one of the first to get the book!
|The Stainless Steel Carrot Returns to Print
An updated Auto Racing OdysseycTo Benefit Animals
July 31, 2012 (CARPINTERIA, Calif.)
"Brown Fox Books, is pleased to announce they are accepting pre-orders for Sylvia Wilkinson's classic tale of racing, The Stainless Steel Carrot. The updated and expanded version of the book is being completed with royalties benefiting animal welfare organizations. Pre-orders can be placed at www.brownfoxbooks.com The book will begin distribution August 2012. The book will be priced
at $46.00 to coincide with John Morton's racing number for much of his
In 1970, Sylvia Wilkinson was a writer in the category known as "young Southern Woman Novelist". While her novels and teaching paid the bills, she had a passion for motorsports that led her to write The Stainless Steel Carrot - An Auto Racing Odyssey. The book profiled young up-and-coming road racer John Morton as he raced the BRE Datsun 510 in the 1971 and 1972 SCCA Trans-Am 2.5 Challenge. John won the championships and continued on a road-racing career that
saw dozens of championship level victories around the country and abroad.
The book, well regarded among both racers and general audience readers,
has been out of print since 1975. Original copies often sell for over $100
online and at collectors's events. Now, thanks to years of requests from
fans, and Sylviafs interest in animals, the book will be republished with
"The 2012 Brown Fox edition will include additional photography from both the 1971-72 timeframe as well as throughout Johnfs career. Forewords from both Dan Gurney and
Parnelli Jones will introduce the new book."
This book supports:
Domestic & Wildlife Beneficiaries
|Royalties from the sale of this book will go to animal and environment groups and wildlife funds, including: D.E.L.T.A. Rescue, Best Friends, Peregrine Fund, World Wildlife Fund, Defenders of Wildlife, National Wildlife Federation, Ocean Conservancy, Nature Conservancy, National Audubon Society, The Jane Goodall Institute, Friends of Torrance Animals, and the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) for Monterey County.
JCCS Official Hotel
The Queen Mary Hotel offers a special deal just for the JCCS visitors!
Promo code "Japanese Classic Car Show"
($125.00) + tax
Deluxe Staterooms with Portoles
(Portside): $169 = $145.00 + tax
Deluxe Staterooms with Portoles (Harbor):
= $155.00 + tax
($175.00) + tax
Boarding information is here - JCCS Hotel Info Page
Hot.... special guests news from JCCS News #40
SPECIAL 2 FOR 1 COUPON FOR JCCS FANS!!
Click above image to print your coupon.
NISEI WEEK SHOWOFF CAR SHOW 2012
DATE: August 11th 2012 (Saturday)
TIME: 11am - 7pm
ADMISSION: ADULTS $12, CHILD 5-12 years $6 (kids under 5 free)
(with the special coupon above, 2 for 1 admission!)
LOCATION: DOWNTOWN LITTLE TOKYO
more info www.showoffcafe.com
The famous Nisei Show-off is happening this weekend with Nisei Week Festival
The festival is a traditional Japanese MATSURI, with all JDM Yatai (vendor booth) and events
of Japanese food, cultural shows, concerts and old fashion traditional
games like gold fish catching!! (Kin-gyo Tsuri)
All too good things happening during this 1 week long amaging festival.
Also the Tanabata Festival across street (at Japan American National Museum
boardwalk) is must to see.
Hungry for Japanese Matsuri and car show? Be there!!!
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Here comes the Seven Stock!
What makes your September complete?
This SS15 will gives you RACE!!! Come check out all the Mazda in Willow
Gotta drive in October!!
Oct 5 to 7, 2012
Multi-State DATSUN Classic
Nostalgic Datsun. Com is hosting the 2nd Annual Multi-State Datsun event.
Great opportunity to visit the beautiful Arizona,
the gate way to the Grand Canyon! Yahoooo!!
Registration is now open!
Go to the event details page here http://www.nostalgicdatsun.com/
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