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Month: January 2018

January 11, 2018

PCA Club Racing returns to MMC in 2018

Courtesy of Speedway Digest: The Porsche Club of America (PCA) Club Racing Trophy East series is undergoing several exciting changes for its 2018 season, welcoming in GTC Cup cars, including the 991.1 and 997.2 versions of the 911, to join the Cayman GT4 Clubsport entries at each race event. The series will be traveling to six events for the 2018 season at some of the United States’ most challenging courses. The tentative 2018 schedule was

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January 10, 2018

Hellcat-powered Jeep launches (Quickly) at MMC

Courtesy of The Drive: People either get the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk, or they don’t—as Facebook commenters proved in our video from Monticello Motor Club of the madcap, 707-horsepower, Dodge Hellcat-powered Jeep. Either you think it’s awesome that a family-friendly Jeep can launch to 60 mph in 3.5 seconds, and through a quarter-mile in 11.8 seconds (at 115 mph); or you wonder why anyone would want to design, build, drive or own such a ludicrous beast.

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January 03, 2018

What’s More Fun on MMC’s Off-Road Course, a Truck or a UTV?

Courtesy of The Drive: Let’s face it: The Ford F-150 Raptor really doesn’t have any true competitors. The Ram Rebel may look the part, but it’s not nearly as badass as the Baja-bred Blue Oval; on the flip side, while the Chevy Colorado ZR2 may be able to keep up off-road, it’s at least one size too small to truly take on the full-sized Ford. No, to find something really capable of keeping up with

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January 01, 2018

Resorts World Catskills projected to open Feb. 16

Courtesy of World Casino News: In New York, a recent news release from Supervisor William Rieber Jr confirms that a temporary conditional certificate of occupancy (TCO) was issued to Resorts World Catskills on Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017 by the Town of Thompson. The certificate further confirms an earlier announcement by Empire Resorts, which owns the $1.5 billion project and is itself 88.7 percent owned by Kien Huat Realty Sdn Bhd of Genting Group, that the resort

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