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      11-15-2011, 05:41 PM   #1
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Lime Rock's Christmas Special: A Grand a Day to Drive Your Own Car!!

"For $995, you can drive your own car at high speed - with a private instructor sitting "right seat" - on Lime Rock Park's iconic race track."

http://www.onehotlap.com/2011/11/lim...grand-day.html

It's comforting to know that the fee includes liability insurance to protect the track itself but too bad the 5-series owner pictured above would have to buy his own insurance separately (optional). And for a grand a day, the food and drinks at lunch better be damn good! I'd like another free Shirley Temple, please. Does that private Club Chalet offer a full body massage with happy ending as part of the package too?
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      11-18-2011, 01:24 AM   #2
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Contrast with $400 to do a 3-day event with the regional PCA at New Jersey Motorsports Park, 5 sessions a day, 15 in total, on 2 different tracks--Thunderbolt and Lightning.
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      11-18-2011, 01:39 PM   #3
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Why would anyone want to do this. paradocs98 is exactly correct with regard to cost, plus, I would suspect a lot better learning situation at an acredited HPDE school. Come join us at VIR with any group that runs there, and I'll ride with you.
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      11-18-2011, 03:41 PM   #4
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It's an epic marketing fail. Target audience: people with too much money and no brains...

At $300+ for a regular track day, Lime Rock is already the most expensive track that I know of...
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      11-18-2011, 05:12 PM   #5
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SpeedDistrict events are a much much better value

Extreme is different style, but an amazing value

These guys are crazy..$1k?!
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