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SKIP BARBER RACING SCHOOL TO INTRODUCE ITS FIRST GO-KARTING ACADEMY AT AMERICAN DREAM

7/20/2021
SKIP BARBER RACING SCHOOL TO INTRODUCE ITS FIRST GO-KARTING ACADEMY AT AMERICAN DREAM

40,000 Square Feet of Indoor Racing Fun to Join the Lineup of Thrilling Attractions at American Dream

BERGEN COUNTY, NJ (July 20, 2021) – Skip Barber Racing School, the premier racing and driving school in North America, will open its first indoor go-karting academy at American Dream, welcoming guests to drive 365 days a year in the 40,000 square foot karting facility overlooking the Manhattan skyline.
Skip Barber Racing School has trained over 350,000 drivers through its fully integrated system of driving schools, racing schools, and private events. Its alumni have taken podiums in all facets of motorsports, including NASCAR, INDYCAR, SCCA,?SRX,?World Challenge, and IMSA.?Skip Barber will bring this vast racing and driving expertise to go-karting fans of all ages looking to test their abilities at Skip Barber Racing Go-Kart Academy at American Dream.
“We could not be more excited to open our first SBRS karting academy?within this unrivaled entertainment/retail center - what a great fit,” said Dan?DeMonte,?CMO of Skip Barber Racing School.? “We’ve trained some of the best in motorsports and will bring this same dedication to excellence by providing karting fans with the ultimate racing experience.”?
“At American Dream, we always strive to provide unparalleled experiences for our guests and have teamed up with best-in-class partners to ensure we meet this goal,” said Don Ghermezian, CEO of American Dream. “This is why we are thrilled to welcome one of the top names in racing to design a unique karting experience that our guests can enjoy year-round.”

Skip Barber Racing Go-Kart Academy will be the latest addition to American Dream’s line-up of attractions, including DreamWorks Water Park, Nickelodeon Universe Theme Park, LEGOLAND?Discovery?Center, SEA LIFE Aquarium, Big SNOW Ski Hill, and many more.

ABOUT AMERICAN DREAM

American Dream, developed by Triple Five Group, is an unparalleled mix of world-class entertainment, retail, and dining, comprising more than 3 million square feet in East Rutherford, New Jersey, just minutes away from New York City. American Dream is home to leading indoor attractions, including DreamWorks Water Park, Nickelodeon Universe Theme Park, LEGOLAND?Discovery?Center, SEA LIFE Aquarium, Big SNOW Ski Hill, and more. A curated collection of immersive retail experiences includes flagship locations for Aritzia, H&M, PRIMARK, Uniqlo, Sephora, and Zara, as well as the world’s first and only “candy department store” IT’SUGAR. For more information on American Dream, visit?www.americandream.com?or find us on Instagram?@americandream and TikTok @americandream_official.

ABOUT SKIP BARBER RACING SCHOOL

Founded in 1975,?Skip Barber Racing School is the premier racing and driving school in North America, conducting racing schools, defensive and?high-performance?driving schools, and corporate team building events. We travel North America to host schools at?iconic?road racing tracks across the country, including Circuit of the Americas in Austin, TX, Lime Rock Park in Lakeville, CT, Laguna Seca in Salinas, CA, New Jersey Motorsports Park in Millville, NJ, Road Atlanta in Braselton, GA, Gateway Motorsports Park in St. Louis, and Sebring International Raceway in Sebring, FL.?

Press Contacts:

American Dream

Melissa Howard / Demi Halawa

Melissa.Howard@americandream.com / Demi.Halawa@americandream.com

Skip Barber Racing School

Theresa Gilpatrick

Theresa.gilpatrick@skipbarber.com

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