LAKEVILLE, Conn. (Nov. 19) – This one email provides the 2016 Lime Rock Park Event Schedule, links to the Christmas and holiday discounted general admission ticket pages, and this link to the online Lime Rock Merchandise Store.
2016 Schedule: Four major spectator events (three in 2014 and 2015)
• May 27-29, Pirelli World Challenge on traditional Memorial Day Weekend
Pirelli World Challenge (GT, GTA, GTS, GT Cup), world debut of SCCA Pro Racing United States F4 Championship series, and the Seventh Annual Royals Garage Sunday Car Show
• July 22–23, Northeast Grand Prix IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar & Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge
WeatherTech championship: Prototype Challenge, GTLM & GTD; Continental championship: Grand Sport & Street Tuner. New for 2016 is the return of the GTLM class (good news for the Corvette fans in the Northeast, and they are legion). New factory efforts by Ford (the new GT), Lamborghini, Lexus, and Dodge have joined the fray. NEW for IMSA 2016: Teens 16 and under admitted FREE with accompanying adult
• September 2-5, Historic Festival 34 & Sunday in the Park Concours
250 vintage and historic race cars, 1,200 concours and collector cars, iconic Honored Guests and special collections. Each year’s Festival is always highly anticipated. Theme, Honored Guests, and special collections TBA
• September 24, Ferrari Challenge North America Trofeo Pirelli presented by Singha Beer
The 458C Evo is a terrific racing machine. A squadron of them at full chat at Lime Rock is not to be missed
General Admission Tickets: One example of how big the Christmas and holiday discounts are: Would one rather pay $54 for a Pirelli World Challenge Weekend ticket now, or $75 in May? Yep, that’s what we thought…
With much of Lime Rock’s major renovation project (“Road to 60”) complete, Lime Rock Park is expecting an exceptional season.
Sources: Rick Roso/Lime Rock Park PR