Monticello Motor Club Brought A Slovakian Race Car To NYC

Praga Racing is the latest division of the Praga Manufacturing company, with a somewhat familiar past (to European automakers) of building cars, then motorcycles, then trucks, then buses, then tanks, then airplanes, and now race cars. » 1/31/14 11:44am 1/31/14 11:44am

New York State Police Ticket Dozens Of Exotic Turkeys Sunday

State police pulled over some 100 cars and issued over 30 tickets as hundreds of exotics, some doing more than 100 mph, flooded Route 17 near New York's Monticello Motor Club Sunday. Turkey Run? Yes. (H/t to VMA1T!) [RecordOnline] » 11/15/10 9:00am 11/15/10 9:00am

This Is Why We Love The Cadillac CTS-V Coupe

The Cadillac CTS-V Coupe is a lean, mean, tire-shredding epic hoonage machine. The prodigious clouds of acrid tire smoke in this video, shot on the Monticello Motor Club's tight track? Precisely why we love it. » 10/21/10 12:01am 10/21/10 12:01am

The Lexus LFA Still Sounds Epic In "P***y Magnet" Yellow

Watch Grand-Am Champion Scott Pruett track a "p***y magnet" yellow Lexus LFA while Porsche Works Driver Pat Long sets a track record in the Jlowe Racing Porsche GT3 Cup. Sigh... just another day at New York's Monticello Motor Club. » 9/17/10 9:30am 9/17/10 9:30am

Wired: "New York Wasn't Screwed"

After reading Matt Hardigree's excellent look into the origins of the next U.S. Grand Prix, Wired.com's Chuck Squatriglia penned a counterpoint, arguing that the land where everything is big makes perfect sense. Tomato, tomahto. [Wired] » 5/27/10 6:00pm 5/27/10 6:00pm

How New York Got Screwed By Formula 1

Despite New York possessing the demographics, infrastructure, history and desire to support a stateside return, Formula 1 announced this week the next U.S. Grand Prix is headed to Texas. Here's how — and why — New York get screwed. » 5/27/10 12:30pm 5/27/10 12:30pm

Monticello Motor Club Thinks It'll Get US Grand Prix

The US Grand Prix could be run within spitting distance of New York City according to the president of Monticello Motor Club, who says Formula One is considering his new track in the Catskills. » 5/21/10 10:30am 5/21/10 10:30am

Jalopnik Vs GM: The Official Video

Here's Cadillac's official video take on yesterday's Jalopnik Vs GM race. The real heroes here are the challengers who came out in their own vehicles and, in Michael Cooper's case, even outpaced the all-mighty CTS-V. » 10/30/09 3:00pm 10/30/09 3:00pm

Lutz Prepares For Certain Defeat Today

The players are prepping themselves for the Jalopnik Vs GM race today, including Csaba Csere — the independent third party tasked with making sure GM doesn't cheat. We hope those Caddy engineers are telling Lutz to brace for impact. » 10/29/09 9:00am 10/29/09 9:00am

Cadillac CTS-V Vs Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution MR: By The Numbers

Here's the tale of the tape - how GM's Bob Lutz and his Cadillac CTS-V matches up to me in the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution MR heading into tomorrow's Jalopnik Vs GM race at Monticello Motor Club. » 10/28/09 2:30pm 10/28/09 2:30pm

Monticello Motor Club: A Turn-By-Turn Analysis

Think Monticello Motor Club and you think of the long back straight. But the rest of the track is tight and very technical, giving the Mitsubishi Evo X MR good odds against the CTS-V tomorrow. Here's how I can win. » 10/28/09 12:00pm 10/28/09 12:00pm