Your 2013 Pikes Peak Hill Climb primer: "Donuts at 14,000 feet."

Your 2013 Pikes Peak Hill Climb primer: "Donuts at 14,000 feet."

July 1, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Filed under: Motorsports , Hyundai , Mitsubishi , Toyota , Peugeot The teams have all set up their pits and paddocks for today’s run of the 91st Pikes Peak International Hill Climb , and there’s nothing left to do but take a shot at the title. At 8 am Mountain time (9 am EST / 7 am PST), the first of a field of 83 bikes and 63 cars – whittled from an original field of 157 – will race 12.42 miles through 156 turns from the start gate at 9,390 feet to the summit finish at 14,110 feet. The summit is where we’ll be all day, having arrived on the media bus at around 5 am and not allowed to come down until the race is finished. If it’s anything like last year that could mean a 14-hour day on the top munching on donuts at the summit caf

2013 Pikes Peak Hill Climb, Practice Day 4

2013 Pikes Peak Hill Climb, Practice Day 4

June 29, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Filed under: Motorsports , Classics , Hyundai , Mini , Mitsubishi , Porsche , Toyota , Peugeot , Electric , Racing The fourth and final practice day of the 91st Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is complete. Tomorrow everyone will make any last-minute adjustments and get their cars, their bits and bobs lined up in the pits for Sunday morning’s this-time-it-counts run. The Unlimited runners took on the top section of the course today, S

Scion Racing Returns to Tackle Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

June 28, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

TORRANCE, Calif. (June 27, 2013) — Scion Racing will make its second appearance at the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb on June 30, with the FR-S debuting for its first race up the 14,110 foot summit in Colorado Springs, Colo. Now in its 91 st year, the iconic and highly competitive event takes drivers up a 12.42-mile course with 156 turns to the top of Pikes Peak.

Pikes Peak Return for Upgraded TMG EV P002

May 7, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

COLOGNE, Germany (May 6, 2013) – TOYOTA Motorsport GmbH (TMG) has sent a revised TMG EV P002 to Pikes Peak International Hill Climb to defend its electric title.

Toyota Motorsport GmbH Brings Electric Technology to Pikes Peak

June 8, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Toyota Motorsport GmbH (TMG) will demonstrate its high-performance electric powertrain technology on one of North America’s most demanding motorsport events; the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb in Colorado on 8 July.

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