Track Night 2023: Lime Rock Park - July 17
- July 17, 2023, 12:00 PM - 07:00 PM EDT
- Track Night, Lime Rock Park, Northeast
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It can be easily argued that Connecticut’s Lime Rock Park is the most significantly historic road racing circuit in North America. Only Wisconsin’s Road America and California’s Laguna Seca can compare to Lime Rock with respect to longest continuous operation – Road America opened in 1955, Laguna Seca and Lime Rock in 1957 – but only Lime Rock’s circuit remains exactly the same as when it opened in spring of that year.
Lime Rock is 1.50 miles of uphill and down dale, a track that looks deceivingly simple but is immensely challenging to drive quickly. Its setting is a village in Connecticut’s Litchfield County, renowned for its vast historical, cultural and recreational resources. Lime Rock’s history is inextricably entwined with that of sports car racing. Almost all of the sport’s greats have raced here. Incredibly historic yet modern. Not a hint of a grandstand but tremendous spectator viewing. Fan friendly in the extreme. A beautiful venue – it is truly a park – even those who are not motorsports fans are familiar with Lime Rock Park.
Advanced, Intermediate and Novice groups: $255
Join SCCA and Save! National Members Pay: $235
Track Tour Laps and Spectating: FREE!
The A Paddock concession stand will be open from 1 pm to 4 pm during this event.
TRACK SPECIFIC RULES
- Sound limit of 86 decibels 50 feet from the track edge will be in force at all times.
12:00 PM - Gates Open
1:00 PM - Worker Meeting (includes Run/Work participants)
1:45PM - MANDATORY HAWK PERFORMANCE NOVICE MEETING
2:00PM - Hawk Novice Group: Paced Laps; MANDATORY INTERMEDIATE GROUP and ADVANCED GROUP MEETING
2:20PM - Advanced Group: Session 1
2:25PM -Hawk Novice Group: Briefing 1
* Times are an approximation (Weather and on-track issues can play havoc with a schedule, and sometimes officials might have to improvise to make sure everyone gets the most out of the event.)
ADDITIONAL TRACK INFORMATION
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