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reprinted with permission Lime Rock Park To Host Largest Sports Car Race in North America Lime Rock Park in conjunction with the Dodge Dealers Advertising Association has announced the running of the largest sports car race in North America.

reprinted with permission

Lime Rock Park To Host Largest Sports Car Race in North America

Lime Rock Park in conjunction with the Dodge Dealers Advertising Association has announced the running of the largest sports car race in North America. The Dodge Dealers Grand Prix at Lime Rock on Memorial Day weekend, May 26-29 1995, will feature seven of the world's fastest sports car racing series for a purse of over $500,000.

For the first time in US road racing history SCCA Pro Racing and the International Motor Sports Association will featuretheir pro racing efforts in a co-sanctioned event that will showcase over two hundred of the world's fastest sports cars competing in a total of eight hours of racing.

Headlining the weekend will be the SCCA's TransAm Tour and the IMSA Exxon World Sports Car series. The weekend will include six television programs both live and tape delayed on ESPN and Prime Networks.

The tentative weekend schedule includes: SCCA TransAm Tour, IMSA Exxon World Sports Cars, SCCA Barber Dodge Pro Series, IMSA Exxon Supreme GT, SCCA World Challenge, IMSA Bridgestone Super Car,and Neon Celebrity Challenge.

Off-track activites will include the 1995 MoPar Expo, New England's largest all-Chrysler aut show and swap meet, with over 200 Chrysler-powered vehicles on display.

For ticket information call 1800RACELRP

-end- hidden in this release is some other interesting news. The Barber Pro Series, formerly using SAAB turbos for power, will switch to the normally aspirated Dodge V6 beginning in 1995, and the series apparently will have an SCCA sanction instead of IMSA. Greg Rickes

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