June 30, 2022


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FCP Euro named title partner for IMSA Northeast Grand Prix at Lime Rock Park

FCP Euro has expanded its advertising and marketing partnership with Lime Rock Park as the Connecticut-based European areas on the web retailer becomes the title lover for the FCP Euro Northeast Grand Prix, established for July 15-16.

FCP Euro will have a significant branding existence for the party, as nicely as prominent item visibility on the Lime Rock Park Admirer Midway.

The entitlement adds another new alignment for the keep track of and FCP Euro, which signed a extensive-phrase settlement with Lime Rock Park that saw the just lately repaved, prolonged and upgraded autocross facility focused in 2021 as the “FCP Euro Proving Grounds.”

The FCP Euro Northeast Grand Prix will characteristic the debut of the GTD Professional course for the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship function race, which will also see the GTD course mixing it up in pursuit of the total victory in the 2 hour, 40-moment sprint race on Saturday. The weekend will also aspect the IMSA Michelin Pilot Problem, which sees the top GS course contenders battling for an in general get alongside the TCR class runners.

“We are thrilled to increase our partnership with FCP Euro with this expanded existence for the IMSA WeatherTech Championship event,” reported Lime Rock Park CEO Dicky Riegel. “There is hardly a better healthy in phrases of the FCP Euro audience and the IMSA occasion weekend. As the track and FCP Euro have collaborated on much more and a lot more packages, we have continued to learn additional about what is successful for anyone. So we are joyful to be setting up the partnership with this new entitlement and carry on to extend the footprint and visibility of the event.”

Proven in 1986 as a loved ones-owned brick-and-mortar auto components keep, FCP Euro (fcpeuro.com) has developed to a world wide on the web supplier of alternative sections for European autos, surpassing $100 million in revenues for 2020 and on rate for $500 million in revenues by 2025. FCP Euro has also right participated in motorsports due to the fact 2016, winning the TC The us TCR Championship in 2019, and introduced an IMSA Michelin Pilot Problem plan in 2021 with a leading 10 end in their debut race at Mid Ohio.

“There is so much passion for Lime Rock Park inside the partitions and hallways of our corporation,” said Scott Drozd, CEO, FCP Euro. “Our customers and the increased Connecticut neighborhood share that enthusiasm so it is actually fascinating to grow our partnership and turn into the title sponsor for the IMSA race weekend. Our connection with Lime Rock Park has continued to grow and strengthen due to the fact previous yr, and we’re psyched for what the future continues to keep for the two FCP Euro, Lime Rock Park, and IMSA.”

To kick off race 7 days, FCP Euro will also host its Sunday Motoring Satisfy, section of Sundays at The Park, on July 10 at Lime Rock Park, with Mercedes-Benz as the highlighted marque, but all tends to make and products are welcome. Far more details can be discovered at occasions.fcpeuro.com.