Lime Rock Park Announces The Return Of Trans Am On Memorial Day Weekend 2019

Lime Rock Park Announces The Return Of Trans Am On Memorial Day Weekend 2019
SVRA Joins The Trans Am Series presented by Pirelli On May 24-25 & 27, 2019

LAKEVILLE, Conn.—Lime Rock Park, the historic motorsports and entertainment destination nestled among the hills of beautiful Northwest Connecticut, is pleased to announce that the Trans Am Series by Pirelli and the Sportscar Vintage Racing Association (SVRA)
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NORTHEAST GRAND PRIX WRAPS UP AFTER CLOSE WINS & MOMENTOUS ACHIEVEMENTS

NORTHEAST GRAND PRIX WRAPS UP AFTER CLOSE WINS & MOMENTOUS ACHIEVEMENTS

LAKEVILLE, Conn.—The International Motorsports Association (IMSA) brought their two premier series events to Lime Rock Park in Lakeville, Conn., on Friday, July 20, and Saturday, July 21, 2018. The Northeast Grand Prix featured the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship and the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge.
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FAMILY FUN OPTIONS ABOUND AT THE NORTHEAST GRAND PRIX

FAMILY FUN OPTIONS ABOUND AT THE NORTHEAST GRAND PRIX
Lime Rock Park Provides Expanded Family Friendly Activities
During Racing Event Held On Saturday, July 21, 2018

LAKEVILLE, Conn.—Just as the family travel blog MommyPoppins.com places Lime Rock Park on their No. 8 spot on their list of “48 Summer Day Trips in Connecticut for Families,” Lime Rock announces exciting new activities available for the entire family during the Northeast Grand Prix on July 20- 21, 2018.
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LIME ROCK PARK ANNOUNCES NEW INITIATIVES TO FUND RAISE FOR THE MICHAEL J. FOX FOUNDATION FOR PARKINSON’S RESEARCH

LIME ROCK PARK ANNOUNCES NEW INITIATIVES TO FUND RAISE FOR THE MICHAEL J. FOX FOUNDATION FOR PARKINSON’S RESEARCH

LAKEVILLE, Conn.—The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research has been selected as Lime Rock Park’s official charity for this year’s season, announced Lime Rock Park President Skip Barber.

“Each year, Lime Rock Park selects an official charity to support throughout the year and we’re pleased to select The Michael J. Fox Foundation as this year’s benefactor,” Barber said. “This charity is especially near and dear to our hearts, as our good friend and former race car driver Sam Posey has Parkinson’s. Sam has been a champion, not only on the track, but as an advocate for finding a cure for the disease. Through our fundraising efforts this year, we hope to have an impact on the lives of all of those who urgently need a cure, including Sam.”
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LIME ROCK PARK’S EVENTS DURING MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND RETURN TO MONDAY FOR THE 2018 SEASON

Pirelli World Challenge to be held May 25, May 26 & May 28;
Royals’ Garage Sunday Car Show held May 27

LAKEVILLE, CONN. (Feb. 6, 2018)—Lime Rock Park, the historic motorsports and entertainment destination nestled among the hills of Northwest Connecticut, will once again offer racing on Memorial Day Monday while hosting the Pirelli World Challenge (PWC). The last time auto races occurred on Memorial Day Monday was 2011.

Fans will now enjoy four days of events, including practices and qualifying on Friday, May 25; racing on Saturday, May 26; a car show on Sunday, May 27; and continued racing on Monday, May 28, 2018.
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CORVETTE RACING AT LIME ROCK PARK: Third-Row Start for Pair of Chevrolet Corvettes

CORVETTE RACING AT LIME ROCK PARK: Third-Row Start for Pair of Chevrolet Corvettes
Milner fifth, Magnussen sixth in qualifying ahead of GT-only race

LAKEVILLE, Connecticut (July 21, 2017) – Corvette Racing will go for another victory at Lime Rock Park on Saturday from the third row after qualifying for the Northeast Grand Prix – the team’s seventh race in the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.

Tommy Milner and Jan Magnussen will start side by side in the pair of Mobil 1/SiriusXM Chevrolet Corvette C7.Rs. In Friday’s qualifying, Milner set the team’s best time at 50.720 (104.638 mph) in the No. 4 Corvette C7.R he shares with Oliver Gavin. Magnussen, teaming with Antonio Garcia in the No. 3 Corvette, was 0.01 seconds back at 50.730 (104.576 mph).
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