Built by an enthusiast named Jim Vaill - it all started because Vaill and his buddies Jack Fisher and John Clark liked sliding Fisher's TC around the Vaill family gravel pit.

Now 51 years after the first event in 1957, Lime Rock is still going strong and one of the fastest, fearsome tracks anywhere.  Ask anybody who lifted just a bit coming down the hill into the diving turn

The BARCBOYS watched, slept, partied and raced there throughout the 60's and 70's

For great history on Lime Rock go to
BARC PAGES on Lime Rock races are listed 
to the right, click on the year to go to the photo pages
1958     1959     1960     1961     1962      1965
barc home      59 LimeRock "The Race"
Bob Leitzinger (BARC #1) in his conquering
280Z Datsun winning Lime Rock at 1977
SCCA Nationals
1958 and Sherm Decker(BARC #67) (rolled jeans) and
Dave Ash are getting awards on a rainy, cold New
England race day.
Pfast Fred Stevenson (BARC #93) wins his
first checker at Lime Rock in 1965.  It was
the first of many