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Old 12-14-2011, 12:52 PM
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Track Review: Monticello Motor Club

I put together a write-up on Monticello here: http://www.onehotlap.com/2011/12/one...llo-motor.html. Hope you enjoy it. If you have some feedback on the track, please send it along.

"Monticello is a highly technical track and it offers every turn imaginable: increasing radius, decreasing radius, high speed sweepers, a mostly blind high-speed left turn, a carousel, a hairpin, a double-apex turn that tortured even the most advanced drivers, a classic 90, a magic mushroom (donít ask, just go on with your trip!), a tight switchback that only autocrossers have seen before, and a long straight comparable in top speed to Watkins Glenís back straight"
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Old 12-21-2011, 07:21 PM
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I have driven Monticello several times. It is a very challenging track and a nice facility.

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Appreciate the write up, I'm planning a CTS-V instructed track day out there soon!
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