HOUSATONIC

RACING DEVELOPMENT

Housatonic Racing Development is a privately owned prep shop specializing in Arrive and Drive Track Support and Race Car Rentals primarily at Lime Rock Park in Lakeville, CT.

We take exceptional care of both our cars and our clients to make each driver feel comfortable and confident on track. Check us out at Lime Rock Park, in Lakeville, CT!

OUR TEAM

NEWS & UPDATES

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SEASON CHAMPIONSHIP WINNERS

October 20, 2018

1st Place SM: Jonathan Sweeney

2nd Place SM: Jim Craige

3rd Place SM: Charlie Craig (not pictured)

1st Place SM2: Roy Shanholtz

2nd Place SM2: Tom Rush (not pictured)

3rd Place SM2: Darren Berger

Special thanks to Kurt Syer for coming out and racing with us! He placed 3rd in the classic course for SM!

Thank you all for an amazing year! HRD is now 3 year reigning champs for the past 3 seasons! See you all next year!

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SCCA NEDIV ROAD RACING CHAMPIONSHIP

June 15-16, 2018

Another win for HRD! Roy Shanholtz in his rookie appearance in SCCA Club Racing performs a clean sweep of the weekend in SM2 and brings home a podium in a hotly contested SM class as well. In only his 3rd ever day in his new Spec Miata, Jim Craige put down a convincing performance with a 3rd place finish in the first race, followed by a 2nd place finish in the second race, allowing only National Championship winner Jonathan Goring to finish ahead of his "Spirit of 76" SM. Congratulations to all!!!

FIRST & SECOND LRDC MIATA RACES 2019

April 13, 2019

1st Place SM: Jim Craige

2nd Place SM: Roy Shanholtz

3rd Place SM: Darren Berger

1st Place SM2: Tom Rush

2nd Place SM2: Brian Dibella

3rd Place SM2: Mike Jacobellis

FIFTH & SIXTH LRDC MIATA RACES 2019

June 29, 2019

Roy Shanholtz accomplished a spectacular win in the #32 SM during the Lime Rock Drivers Club Spec Miata Race! After overtaking Jaden Lander and Jim Craige, Shanholtz held the position for the final few laps of the race shutting the door on P2 to take the victory. Congratulations to all of our HRD drivers! 

 

1st Place SM: Roy Shanoltz

2nd Place SM: Jim Craige

3rd Place SM: Michael Gershon

THIRD & FOURTH LRDC MIATA RACES 2019

May 18, 2019

1st Place SM: Jim Craige

2nd Place SM: Darren Berger

3rd Place SM: Jaden Lander

1st Place SM2: Del Auray

2nd Place SM2: Michael Schrom (not HRD driver)

3rd Place SM2: Mike Breault

HISTORICS RACE WEEKEND INCLUDING

SEVENTH, EIGHTH & NINTH MIATA RACES 2019

August 30 - September 1, 2019

Historic Festival 37 at Lime Rock Park was an amazing weekend packed with vintage racing, a vivid car show and a 10 mile parade through the neighboring towns, We also were invited to participate in four 20 minute races!  

Our Drivers who podiumed are: 

Jaden Lander (SM) - Second Place, and First Place

Pat Daly (SM2) - Second Place and Two First Places

Darren Berger (SM) - Third Place

Joe Viola (SM2) - Third Place

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HRD DRIVERS DURING PWC WEEKEND!

May 28, 2018

What an amazing weekend with great drivers, fast cars, and spectacular racing! From left to right we have Cash Pac (our Pit Crew), Francesca Dolnier, Roy Shanholtz, Patrick Daly, Tom Rush, John Koster, and of course HRD Owner Jack Scott.

Roy Shanholtz won 1st place in SM2 with Patrick Daly taking 2nd. John Koster won 3rd in SM. Francesca did an amazing job getting down into the 1:06s from Saturday's 1:10s. Tom Rush gained some great ground throughout the race and finished 6th! Congratulations HRD Competition Team!

TENTH & ELEVENTH LRDC MIATA RACES 2019

September 21, 2019

In the first race HRD Driver Jim Craige #76 started from the back and made 12 strategic passes to finish P3 overall and 2nd in class while Roy Shanholtz #32, Keith Mitchell #9 and Darren Berger #84 rounded out the top 5. In the second race, Craige again battled his way from the back into P2 overall and 1st in class until a brilliant maneuver to avoid a two car incident opened the door for Jaden Lander and Roy Shanholtz to take P1 and P2 in class respectively. Craige finished the race in P3 while Darren Berger brought home a P5. Tom Rush #89 in his 1.6 SM2 car took home a class win in race 2 adding to his commanding points lead in the LRDC Championship for his class

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(860) 248-0840

27 Kellogg Rd

Falls Village, Connecticut 06031

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