Lime Rock Park comes to life with the help of partner companies such as BMW, Town Fair Tire, Hankook Tires, Clear Channel Communications, Harpoon Brewery, Big Y, Crystal Rock, Mohegan Sun and more.
BMW North America
BMW established itself in the U.S. in 1975. Today, the BMW Group in the United States has grown to include marketing, sales and financial service organizations for the BMW brand of motor vehicles, including motorcycles, the MINI brand, and the Rolls-Royce brand of Motor Cars; DesignworksUSA, a strategic design consultancy in California; a technology office in Silicon Valley; and various other operations throughout the country. BMW Manufacturing Co., in South Carolina is part of BMW Group’s global manufacturing network and is the exclusive manufacturing plant for all X5 and X3 Sports Activity Vehicles and X6 Sports Activity Coupes. The BMW Group sales organization is represented in the U.S. through networks of 338 BMW passenger car and BMW Sports Activity Vehicle centers, 138 BMW motorcycle retailers, 105 MINI passenger car dealers, and 36 Rolls-Royce Motor Car dealers. BMW (US) Holding Corp., the BMW Group’s sales headquarters for North America, is located in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey. Visit the BMW Group in North America, and you can see the BMW vehicles at www.bmwusa.com
Town Fair Tire
Every racer will tell you that tires can be the most important performance and safety factor, no matter what you are driving! With the lowest prices, instant credit and free tire maintenance, nobody beats Town Fair Tire. And when it comes to the widest selection of custom wheels...Nobody beats Town Fair Tire – NOBODY! Town Fair Tire retails Hankook Tires, another Lime Rock Park Partner. Find out more at www.townfairtire.com
Hankook Tires; Driving Emotion
The Hankook Tire group, based in Seoul, South Korea, is the eighth largest tire company in the world. Established in 1941 as the Chosun Tire Company, it was renamed Hankook Tire Manufacturing in 1968. Hankook Tire remains at the forefront of cutting-edge track & race tire development by combining state-of-the-art computational designs with the latest materials, all of which are produced in highly sophisticated tire manufacturing plants. Hankook Tire strives, every day, to be recognized around the globe as one of the best tire manufacturers in the world. Hankook’s racing tires first were produced and introduced in the U.S. in 2003, with the introduction of the Ventus RSS Z211 R-Compound racing tire. Hankook Tire's involvement and investment in motorsports has steadily increased, bringing with podiums and victories. Hankook means "Korea" in Korean. Click here for more information.
At Harpoon, they have always worked hard at two things: Brewing great beer and welcoming their customers to the breweries. Their beer styles were created to provide you, their beer-drinking friends, with fresh, fun and interesting choices. They draw on numerous brewing traditions to make their beers, but they always add their own “interpretation” of how the styles can be best matched to their – and your - tastes. www.harpoonbrewery.com
In 1914, Crystal Rock started delivering water from a horse-drawn cart to homes in lower Fairfield County Connecticut. Although transportation methods have changed, Crystal Rock continues to provide pure, great-tasting premium bottled water to homes and offices throughout the Northeast. In 2001 Crystal Rock and Vermont Pure merged to become the Northeast's leader in total refreshment for home and office. Together, Crystal Rock and Vermont Pure offer pure water, fresh brewed coffee, snacks, candy, juices, soups, and even vending machines. www.crystalrock.com
A world at play and a world to its own, Mohegan Sun, created in 1996 by the Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut, is one of the world's most amazing destinations with some of New England's finest dining, hotel accommodations, retail shopping, live entertainment and sporting events. It is also host to the fabulous Kids Quest/Cyber Quest family entertainment facility, a luxurious day spa, convention center and meeting facility, as well as three major entertainment venues with seating from 300 to 10,000. People from across the globe come to see live concerts with some of today's top headliners, along with major sporting events including Mohegan Sun's very own WNBA team, the Connecticut Sun. www.mohegansun.com
Once you experience the level of service that the team at Network Imaging provides to their customers, you will never look for another vendor. To say it plainly, "They are very good at what they do." Zig Ziglar, founder of his renowned performance enhancement company, said it best, "You can have everything in life that you want if you just help enough other people get what they want." Network Imaging says, “Our customers see us as their business partner. We've always got your back and look for ways to help you to reduce costs and fit you with the best solution. When you are happy, you are going to tell people about us. That's where most of our business comes from.” Network Imaging has been serving the Connecticut area since 1959. Its professional staff will work to find the very best solution to your document needs. From the best equipment available to the level of expert maintenance and repair to friendly consultation and advice, they're just a phone call away. If your business depends on documents, depend on Network Imaging.
Clear Channel Communications Connecticut Radio Stations
Do you listen to KISS 95.7, Country 92.5, The River 105.9, Fox Sports Radio AM 1410 and/or the hot, new ESPN Radio 97.9? If not, you might want to change your radio listening habits! Lime Rock Park has hooked up with these stations as Lime Rock’s official Media Partner for the season. You’ll want to tune-in to get the latest info, news, updates, exclusive driver interviews, giveaways, contests, prizes, web promos and more! You could win tickets... You could win Hot Laps... You might be chosen to wave the green flag to start the races... You might even be picked to sing the National Anthem at one of Lime Rock’s major events! All you have to do is listen to one or more of these Clear Channel stations – at home, in your car, online or with the new iHeartRadio mobile app for your iPhones and Android devices – and you’ll not only get the latest news from Lime Rock Park, you might win cool stuff. Clear Channel will also bring bands to the track and do “live remotes” from trackside. Lime Rock Park and Clear Channel Media + Entertainment... making waves!
KISS 95.7; Country 92.5; The River 105.9; ESPN Radio 97.9; Fox Sports Radio 1410; iHeartRadio
Big Y World Class Markets
Big Y helps the youngest Lime Rock Park race fans have the time of their lives when they join the Big Y Kid's Club, and enjoy special privileges and activities during each of Lime Rock Park's major events. Big Y celebrates 76 years and three generations of family tradition in 2012. Go to www.bigy.com.
AAA clubs primarily provide emergency road services to members. These services, which include everything from lockouts, winching, tire changes, automotive first aid and towing, are handled by private local towing companies contracted by a state AAA club. Many offices sell automobile liability insurance, provide travel agency, auto-registration and notary services. Maps, TourBooks and travel agent services are generally free to members. AAA also offers member discounts at places such as Lime Rock Park through its "Show Your Card & Save" program. You can also buy Lime Rock tickets for a discount at participating AAA locations. www.aaa.com
Hummel Bros. Hot Dogs
Since 1933, the pride of brothers William and Robert Hummel has been the main ingredient in all Hummel products. From its original plant on Congress Avenue in New Haven to the current modern manufacturing facilities in the Long Warf Market area, the company has maintained the tradition of excellence and quality established by its founders 80 years ago. A consistent quality in a wide variety of premium quality products, cleanliness and dependable service has kept Hummel Brothers in a distinguished group of companies recognized as among the very best in the meat industry. The tradition of producing superior quality meat products for the food industry is matched by the continuity of family leadership in company management. Each generation has adopted their father’s and grandfather’s “shirt-sleeve” approach to business and their determination to uphold the unique character, quality and stature of all Hummel Brothers Meat Products. Hummel Bros., 180 Sargent Drive, New Haven, Conn.
VP Racing Fuels
VP Racing Fuels is the world leader in racing fuel technology.The VP fueling station in Lime Rock’s B Paddock pumps VP’s 100 Unleaded, 110 Leaded and 112 Leaded (C12) for racing competitors, as well as an unleaded 93 octane for track-day customers. “In the motorsports world, VP is clearly the leader in racing gasoline,” said Skip Barber, Lime Rock Park president. “As the Road Racing Center of the East, I wanted Lime Rock to have the world leader in race fuel technology.” www.vpracingfuels.com
More Lime Rock Park Partners:
Morris Media Group - check out more at www.townvibe.com!