Lime Rock Park Announces New Ownership Group
Following is a portion of a story that appeared recently on Hagerty.com. We’re very excited about the news and can’t wait to see what the new group will do, it can only enhance what is already one of the nicest and best managed tracks in the country!
Lime Rock Park sold to investment group, Skip Barber still in the mix
07 April 2021
Any sports-car racing fan who has visited Lime Rock Park can tell you: The place has a kind of magic. Nestled in amid Connecticut’s hills and greenery, the 1.5-mile road course opened in 1957. For decades it’s served as a temple of speed amidst the trees for motorsport lovers in the Northeast. In addition to hosting countless bouts of motorsports competition, the facility has also showcased special events like Historics Weekend and various driving schools.Those varied efforts have been the purview of Skip Barber for the last 37 years, but the longtime owner announced today that the track has been sold to an investment group: Lime Rock Group, LLC.Barber isn’t stepping aside entirely. Lime Rock’s press release indicates that he will sit on the management committee and hold a significant ownership stake in the new venture…
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Road America May 13-16
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