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About Pit Talk Editor

A 21-year SCCA member, Melissa Introne is the current Pit Talk Editor. She has a multi-generational family history with ties to the club. Her father-in-law, Robert Introne Jr., served as the Chairman of the club’s national Board of Directors; her husband, Steve Introne, has raced for over twenty years across the country in Autocross and Road Racing, competing at multiple National Championship events for both; and her three children attend races and are already volunteering at region events. She holds a National Flagging & Communication license, and has served as Crew Chief for her husband’s Autocross and SRF3 racecars.

NEDiv Historic Racing Group 2020 Champions

Written By: Mike Harmuth HRG 2020 Season The season started almost two months late at Lime Rock in July and finished up at Watkins Glen in October.  Although we lost two events early this year we were able to get 7 points races in over 4 race weekends. There are 5 classes of cars effectively based on engine displacement, HRG-1 (under 1300cc) to HRG-5 (all V8s and larger). All the cars run on track at the same time but only score points within their group. About HRG The NEDiv Historic Racing Group ("HRG") is a committee, under the Northeast Division of the Sports Car Club of America, Inc.,  which governs wheel to wheel racing for the SCCA accepted series formerly known as the Volvo Historic Series. The Group is not associated with any one region but is part of the Northeast Division of the SCCA. The Group shall abide by the SCCA by-laws of the current GCR, the Historic GCR and any guidelines as set forth in the Group's regulations which are accepted by the SCCA National Office. The purpose of the HRG is to promote venues for competitors who desire to race Historic cars [...]

By |2020-11-15T20:45:37-05:00November 13th, 2020|Featured, Racing Life|

NER Winter iRacing League

NER iRacing Returns for the Winter Don't let winter keep you off the track! The NER team's winter iRacing league kicked off this week. 6 weeks of virtual wheel-to-wheel action is on the schedule to keep you busy between now and the end of the year. Joining the fun is easy. Check out the minimum requirements below needed to participate. SCCA also offers members a 3-month trial membership - look for the promo code in your new member or renewal packet. Competition Details All races begin promptly at 7:00 pm. The cars available to race include a BMW Gt4, Porsche GT4 and the Free Global MX-5 cup car. Questions on the league? Contact Andrew Benagh iRacing - How to Get Started iRacing Schedule Week 1 - OCTOBER 29 Watkins Glen Boot Week 2 - NOVEMBER 5 Mid Ohio (no chicane) Week 3 - NOVEMBER 12 VIR Full Week 4 - NOVEMBER 19 Road Atlanta Thanksgivng Off Week Week 5 - DECEMBER 3 Spa Week 6 - DECEMBER 10 Sebring International What's Needed? All that is needed to participate is: Computer that can run iRacing (their website has a system [...]

By |2020-10-30T12:34:42-04:00October 30th, 2020|Featured, Region News|