Name: Dave Light
Position at XKS Unlimited: Former (retired) VP Advertising/Promotions. Current consultant status.
Birthplace: Fresno, Calif.
Start Date with XKs Unlimited: 8/8/1999—6/16/2016
Family: Maried, two grown sons
Education: East High in Bakersfield, Bakersfield College, LA artist trade school
Favorite Movies: Magnificent 7; Great Escape; LeMans; Bullitt; Grand Prix
Favorite Books: Master & Commander series, Dirk Pitt series, Pattersons Alex Cross and Numbers series
Favorite Musicians/Musical Group(s): Mark Knopfler/Dire Straits, Jimmy Buffett, Rat Pack guys
Interests (other than cars, of course): Motorcycles, house remodel/restorations, fishing the Sierra
My First Car: 1963 MG 1100, still have it! Working on restoration.
My Favorite Jaguar: XK 150 Fixed Head Coupe
My Top Ten Vintage Race Car Collection Would Include: Lotus 26R, Alfa 158 Alfetta, Ferrari GTO Series II, Corvette Grand Sport, Lotus 23B, Porsche 904, Porsche 906 Carrera, Jaguar C Type
My Top Ten Vintage Street Car Collection Would Include: Ferrari 250 SWB Lusso, Lotus Cortina Ser II, 289 Cobra Roadster, a particular MG 1100, 1974 Alfa Romeo GTV, Datsun 510
Current Street Car I Most Lust After: Chevrolet Corvette ZR1
My Favorite Jaguar Related Experience: Traveling to Atlanta, GA for the 2005 Challenge Championship
My Favorite Non Jaguar Related (automotive!) Experience: Racing through the foggy countryside in my Lotus Cortina against my high school best friend in his Opel Manta (high school).
Favorite Childhood Vacation: Camping at El Capitan state beach at ages 8, 9, 10
Role Models Growing Up: Father/mother and pastors