Meet Michael Quinn, GW Bartlett, Dave Welsh and Joseph Limongelli

This year's Carlisle Import & Performance Nationals features an all-new grouping of cars featured in the Legends of Design display. With those cars come some very special guests that will take you through the generations of Jaguar and Aston design. These guests will be present from Friday to Sunday inside Building T as part of the Legends of Design display. They will also participate in a seminar on the stage inside Building T on Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Following the seminar, stick around for a book signing too. Without further ado here are the guests and a little bit about them.

Michael Quinn: The grandson of Jaguar founder Sir William Lyons and personal Jaguar representative to the Queen of England, Michael Quinn will be joining us throughout event weekend. Michael is not only a wealth of knowledge in the Jaguar realm but also an enthusiast just like you! He is the current managing director of RA Creamer & Son and is also a committee member of the Royal Automobile Club.

GW Bartlett aka Gary Bartlett: Gary Bartlett is one of the foremost experts in classic Jaguar restorations. Gary started the company OSJI (Original Specification Jaguar Interiors) in 1980 and has since hand-crafted some of the top Jaguar interiors down to the finest detail. Gary is also involved with Muncie Imports & Classics, a top European and Asian vehicle restoration shop located in Muncie, Indiana.

Dave Welsh: Dave is the General Manager of Welsh Enterprise, the largest independent supplier of Jaguar parts in North America. Dave's father, William Welsh, started Welsh Enterprises in 1976 as a full-time parts business. In the early 1990s, Welsh became a licensed salvage dealer, which has grown to be the largest Jaguar-only salvage yard in the country.

Joseph Limongelli “aka "GT Joey”: Published author, Velocity Channel TV host, and overall great car enthusiast. Joey will be debuting and signing his all-new book on Aston Martins. Joey will also be our MC for the roundtable discussion and will be talking about his next book "Me and My Jaguar." You can also chat with him about Season 1 of Legends of Design on Velocity Channel and purchase a copy of the show on DVD.

You won’t find experts like this together in one place ANYWHERE! Make plans now to visit Carlisle in May and enjoy “The Legends!”

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