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Bentley Continental GT3 Fastest Pikes Peak Race Car

Bentley Continental GT3 Pikes Peak Fastest Running on Sustainable Fuel...

Fastest renewably-fuelled car, also beating all electric entries
Bentley Continental GT3 Pikes Peak Technical details revealed

Bentley Continental GT3 Pikes Peak – Technical Details Revealed

More than 750 bhp in testing and 1000 Nm from reworked 4.0-litre V8
ENEOS Partners with Daijiro Yoshihara for Formula Drift

ENEOS Renews Partnership with Dai Yoshihara for 2021 Formula DRIFT, Pi...

Japan’s largest oil company and supplier of motor oil and transmission fluids to the majority of Asian vehicle manufacturers – is pleased to announce it will again support Japanese driver Daijiro Yoshihara in the Formula DRIFT PRO Championship. A week before the opening round at ...

Jeff Zwart – Porsche 935 at the Pikes Peak International Hill Cl...

Jeff's run resulted in his personal best time, the fastest overall top segment time, and a 5th overall

Rennie Scaysbrook Pikes Peak Motorcycle Lap Record

Come for a ride with Cycle News Road Test Editor Rennie Scaysbrook at the 2019 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb on the Team Aprilia USA Tuono 1100 Factory. Rennie completed the Hill Climb in a new outright record of 9:44.963, a record that was instantly under threat from Ca...
Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Widebody Pikes Peak 1

Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Widebody Concept Aims for the Top of Pikes P...

The world-renowned Pikes Peak International Hill Climb in Colorado is all about challenges. Drivers must negotiate 156 turns over 12.4 miles – a route that puts a premium on handling and top-notch braking. The air is thin at the 9,390-foot start and gets thinner on the climb to t...
Dai Yoshihara ENEOS Pikes peak International Hill Climb 1

Dai Yoshihara Begins Final Countdown to Pikes Peak With ENEOS

With only days before the 2019 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb (PPIHC) takes place on June 30, ENEOS-sponsored driver and 2011 Formula DRIFT Champion, Daijiro Yoshihara, is making every effort to successfully complete his first attempt at the world’s most famous 12.42-mile up...
Acura Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Entries 1

Acura Engineers Field Four Homegrown Entries at Pikes Peak

Acura will campaign the largest collection of competitive entries in the brand’s history in the 97th running of The Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb on June 30. Acura is distinct from its competition in taking on the "Race to the Clouds" with hand-built, homegrown ca...
Porsche Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

Porsche at the “Race to the Clouds”: A Class Apart at Pikes Peak Inter...

156 bends, a 19.99-kilometre course and a finish line 4,301 metres above sea level – held annually near Colorado Springs since 1916, the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is one of the oldest car races in the world. And one of the toughest. No crash barriers and basically no...
3D Printing Helped Volkswagen's I.D. R PIKES PEAK

How 3D Printing Helped Volkswagen’s I.D. R Pikes Peak Smash Reco...

It is less than four weeks since Romain Dumas and the I.D. R Pikes Peak set a new all-time record of 7:57.148 minutes for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. For the Volkswagen Motorsport engineers, the race against the clock lasted far longer – about eight months. In motors...
Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak Record

Volkswagen I.D. R Makes History at the Pikes Peak International Hill C...

Volkswagen and the I.D. R Pikes Peak have made history at the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Driving the 500-kW (680 PS) I.D. R Pikes Peak, Romain Dumas (F) defeated a field including cars with conventional drivetrain technology. In doing so, he not only broke the previous ...
Bentley Bentayga Pikes Peak Suv Record

Bentley Bentayga Smashes Production SUV Record at Pikes Peak

The Bentley Bentayga has again demonstrated its outstanding performance credentials by claiming the outright record for a production SUV at the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Driven by two-time champion Rhys Millen (NZ), the Bentayga completed the 12.42-mile course in ju...