The Locator attended the Iowa Automotive Recyclers (IAR) Summer Outing on May 31 - June 1, 2013. The event was held at the Jackson County Fairgrounds Expo building in Maquoketa, Iowa. This year’s event featured a two-day trade show, presentations by Hollander, Inc., and Car-Part.com, plus equipment demonstrations. Saturday’s entertainment included a beach volleyball tournament and steak fry, auction and band held at Nugent Auto Sales in Maquoketa. Brent Nugent, owner of Nugent Auto Sales, is the current president of IAR. Auction funds were donated to support the Charitable Chariots, a Northwest Iowa Community College student-created program, and the IAR scholarship program and PAC fund.