24 Jun '13, 10am

Two World-Class Driving Experiences on the East Coast

One of the challenges of owning a high-performance vehicle is finding places that allow you to test the car’s limits on the road. Racetracks offer safe environments where you can open the throttle all the way. Here are two of our favorites. Lime Rock Park Drivers Club “It might be the thought of driving the same track that has challenged so many legendary drivers over the years, or the sheer beauty of the place, but for me it’s the speed turns,” says Lime Rock’s director, Simon Kirby. Opened in 1956, the Connecticut track is 1.5 miles long, runs uphill and down dale along with plenty of turns, and has been home to a number of top professional races over the years. In 2008, the track was repaved and got two new corner complexes, which means the facility can now be run in four different configurations. A day on the track in your own car costs $995 and includes private coachi...

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