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Trans Am is back, at Lime Rock Park

No. 67 was a Corvette driven by Jason Berkeley of Falls Village. Photo by Lans Christensen

LIME ROCK — Lime Rock Park’s Memorial Day Classic weekend brought back Trans Am racing with the same excitement and enthusiasm that marked the series in its glory days of 1966 to 1972. 

Back then it was Fords and Chevys, Mercury Cougars and even AMC Javelins (remember those?). 

The cars were driven by some of America’s greatest: Mark Donohue, Parnelli Jones and the 1967 Trans Am winner, Peter Revson. Paul Newman too was a successful Trans Am competitor. 

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