Oct 15, 2012
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Record Crowd at Barber Vintage Festival presented by Triumph Dealers of North America
Birmingham, Ala. -- The 8th Annual Barber Vintage Festival presented by Triumph Dealers of North America continued with tradition in breaking the previous year's attendance record. This year, 57,412 fans from all over the world traveled to Barber Motorsports Park for the 3-day event. This year's record-setting crowd was an 11% increase from last year's attendance of 51,723.
"We are thrilled that this event continues to grow bigger each year" stated Rick Humphrey, VP of ZOOM Motorsports, the exclusive event promoter of the Barber Motorsports Park. "The fans seemed to enjoy both the on and off-track action, and we look forward to next year's event being even better."
The Barber Vintage Festival presented by Triumph Dealers of North America is a celebration of vintage motorcycles. The weekend includes highlights such as the World Famous Barber Swap Meet, vintage sidecar race, Century Race, America's First Federal Credit Union Fan Zone and more. For more information, visit .
About Barber Motorsports Park and ZOOM Motorsports:
Barber Motorsports Park opened in the spring of 2003. Since its inception, ZOOM Motorsports, LLC has been the exclusive event promoter for the events at the Park. The 2.38 mile racing circuit is 45 feet wide, with 17 turns and elevation changes of more than 80 feet. The Barber Motorsports Park has been considered one of North America's finest road courses for car and motorcycle racing, and has served as the venue for several international product launches. The Barber Motorsports Park also features the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum. This 144,000 square-foot facility houses more than 1,000 vintage and modern motorcycles from 17 different nations and more than 125 manufacturers. For more information, please visit .