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Month: October 2018

October 24, 2018

MMC featured in Robb Report Guide to Private Track Clubs

Courtesy of Robb Report: “It’s my happy place,” a private club member says. “I forget about work for a few hours and hang out with my best friends.” The private facility is in New York’s Catskills, with acres of lush grass and forested hills. High topiary walls hide it from public view. “It’s gorgeous, right?” the member adds. Then he jams on a full-face helmet and jumps into an orange Porsche GT3 RS sports car. “Oh yeah,”

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October 15, 2018

Inside Ferrari’s Corsa Pilota driving school

Courtesy of Pulse:  Monticello Motor Club’s race track is 4.1-miles of unadulterated fun. Fast and swooping in the likes of a Mazda Miata, it becomes otherworldly in a Ferrari 488 GTB and a Ferrari 812 Superfast. But before you uncork 600-plus horsepower supercars on a silky ribbon of asphalt, you need to know what hell you’re doing. Enter Ferrari’s Corsa Pilota. Read the full article ►

October 05, 2018

The case for attending a high-performance driving school

Courtesy of AutoWeek: Everyone should attend a high-performance driving school, or at least a defensive driving course. When I started in this industry a bit more than a decade ago, I thought I was a pretty good driver. I drove a manual, autocrossed, worked on my own vehicles and understood the dynamics of driving a rear-wheel-drive car through Michigan winters. But my first driving school experience, at Monticello Motor Club in New York, opened my eyes to a new

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October 02, 2018

REGER WINS MX-5 CUP CHAMPIONSHIP AT MMC

Courtesy of AutoWeek: Nikko Reger won the opening Battery Tender Global MX-5 Cup race of the day and then backed that victory up with a run to fourth place at Monticello Motor Club to seal the 2018 championship and the $200,000 in racing support from Mazda that comes with it. The double race-day championship showdown Saturday marked the debut of the series at the natural terrain New York circuit, and it featured two highly competitive events. After the dust settled

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