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Community invited in to enjoy Lime Rock Park

Opening day at Lime Rock Park was Saturday, April 6. Some spectators came out to watch racing clubs take a few speedy laps around the track. Photo by Tom Brown

LIME ROCK — Lime Rock Park is making a special effort this year to invite the community in, and perhaps change some minds about car and motorcycle racing on the track. 

The track owners have been in litigation with the town of Salisbury for a couple years now over owner Skip Barber’s request to state regulators that there be some Sunday racing allowed. A court injunction from the 1950s strictly forbids Sunday racing (in part because the track is right across Route 112 from Trinity Episcopal Church). 

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