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CO: PPRTA to Spend $12M to Fix Up Area Known as No Man's Land

The Pikes Peak Rural Transportation Authority will start a major road project in 2016 on a stretch of highway that has been neglected, deemed blighted and been nicknamed No Man's Land.

Flying Up Pikes Peak In A Turbo Porsche GT3 Is All Sorts of Glorious

last weekVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

How do you make a Porsche 911 GT3 Cup faster? You turbocharge it. How do you make it awesomer? You race it up Pikes Peak. How do you make it beautifuller? You film it in 4K. Gahhhhh GORGEOUS. Read more...

Storming Up Pikes Peak In A Porsche Turbo Is Terrifying

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Experienced hillclimber, filmmaker and Porsche aficionado Jeff Zwart recently competed in the 2014 Pikes Peak hllclimb in a Porsche GT3 Cup Turbo. Watch from the top of his helmet as Zwart completes one of his runs, hitting speeds of over 140 mph. Read more...

Video: Mitsubishi Breaking the EV Record at the 2014 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

We’ve told you about the Mitsubishi MiEV Evolution III the automaker took to the Pikes Peak hill climb in June 2014, but now we bring you this rather thrilling video. Strapped to driver Greg Tracy’s roll cage, the camera records his record-breaking hill climb time of just 9:08.188. Show More Summary

Mitsubishi destroys Pikes Peak electric record, takes second overall [Video]

2 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

Greg Tracy's MiEV Evolution III just two seconds behind best overall time.

Watch Mitsubishi break the EV record at Pikes Peak

Take a listen folks - you're hearing the eventual future of motorsports. This is Greg Tracy and the Mitsubishi MiEV Evolution III as they assault the treacherous course at Pikes Peak in just 9:08.188. This run is significant for a number of reasons. Show More Summary

Mitsubishi says 2016 Outlander PHEV for US 'will be completely different'

While attending the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb with Mitsubishi we got a chance to speak to three Mitsubishi Motors North America (MMNA) executives about the Outlander PHEV, how the brand is strengthening its lineup and how it...Show More Summary

Witnessing Death At Pikes Peak

3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Photographer Trevor Andrusko was stationed at the summit of Pikes Peak on Sunday. He gives a first person account of the events that unfolded after rider Bobby Goodin crashed his Triumph seconds after taking the checkered flag. Read more...

Pikes Peak Time Lapse Is How Your Brain Would Remember It

3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Our resident Rally-Car Wrench Phillip Thomas trekked to Colorado recently in order to attend the 2014 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. He is part of the support crew for kick-ass driver Brianne Corn, who runs her Subaru WRX STI up the hill. Read more...

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3 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Last weekend was my first time going to Pikes Peak. Quite an amazing experience... I've watched videos but nothing can compete with actually being there. The sounds of the engines roaring past you and the smells of brakes, tires and gas in the air... Show More Summary

Turbo BMW E30 Screams Up Pikes Peak: Video

This 1987 BMW E30, fully prepped and boosted, is fierce little machine. The restrained fury with which it attacks Pikes Peak is even fiercer. Putting about 480 horsepower to the rear wheels and weighing in at just 2,340 pounds, Tim Hardy’s turbo E30 made the climb in just 10:44.650. The time was good enough for fifth place in TA1 and 25th...

Sebastien Loeb wins Goodwood hillclimb in Peugeot 208 T16 Pikes Peak race car

Sebastien Loeb added victory at the Goodwood Festival of Speed shoot-out to his enormous trophy cabinet with a stirring run during Sunday afternoon’s against-the-clock timed run. The nine-time World Rally....

Electric Mitsubishi MiEV Evolution III finishes second overall at Pikes Peak

4 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

The all-electric Mitsubishi MiEV Evolution III has finished second and third overall at the 2014 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. The Greg Tracy-piloted MiEV Evolution III crossed the finish line in 9:08.188, about two-and-a-half seconds behind the overall winner Romain Dumas. Mitsubishi teammate Hiroshi Masuoka placed third in the final standings, a further four seconds [...]

Mitsubishi Wins Electric Division, Second And Third Outright At Pikes Peak

Mitsubishi’s all-electric tilt at the 2014 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb has yielded results, with the team winning the Electric Modified Division and taking two podium positions. Driving the MiEV Evolution III EV racer, driver...Show More Summary

These are the 6 deadliest racetracks ever

The tragic and completely bizarre accident that claimed the life of racer Bobby Goodin at the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb this weekend serves as yet another underscore to the dangers of motorsport. Advances in vehicle design,...Show More Summary

2014 Pikes Peak Hill Climb Rundown

4 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

The 2014 running of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, which took place this weekend, waived its checkered flag over six competitors that completed the course in under 10 minutes and documented four new records. This year’s trophy...Show More Summary

Watch This Nissan 240SX Set A New RWD Record In The Mt. Washington Climb To The Clouds: Video

The hillclimb is a dying art in North America, thanks to a litigious public and an unreasoning disregard for rally-style motorsports. But at Mt. Washington, just as at Pikes Peak, it’s alive and well. Here, a Nissan 240SX makes a blazing but smooth run to the top of the mountain in rear-drive record time. If you’re a fan of hillclimbs...

Bobby Goodin Fatally Injured in a Motorcycle Crash at Pikes Peak

4 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

Tragedy has befallen the 2014 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb as we lose one of our two-wheeled compatriots. Bobby Goodin, a 54 year old biker from Texas was competing in his second Pikes Peak event when he lost control of his bike shortly after finishing his run yesterday afternoon. Show More Summary

Race Recap: 2014 Pikes Peak Hill Climb

The weather didn't interrupt the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb this year, the sun staying out to shine throughout a mildly cloudy day. The crowds didn't interrupt the race, either. Last year there were incidents like the womanShow More Summary

Texas Rider Bobby Goodin Killed In Pikes Peak Crash

4 weeks agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Sad news out of Pikes Peak this weekend: 54-year-old motorcycle rider Bobby Goodin, who was airlifted to a hospital following a crash Sunday, has died, according to reports. Read more...

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