The 2017 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb (PPIHC) is upon us. This is one of the most extreme races in the world. The climb starts at an elevation of 9,390 feet above sea level and goes all the way up the Pikes Peak mountain via 12.42 miles of breathtaking road that
With the release of the latest generation NSX, Acura showed us a GT3 counterpart to the street car that would be set to start racing in 2017. As the calendar year comes to an end, and 2017 approaches rapidly, we are getting quite close to the racing season for this
Setting records is all about pushing the boundaries of what's possible. In the case of the standing one mile top speed racing, success is defined by high horsepower, aerodynamics, and so much more. Pikes Peak Racing (PPR) Nissan GTR you see here holds the Colorado Mile top speed record at 246.1
TFL recently went to a day of the 100th annual Pikes Peak International Hill Climb practice sessions and caught up with some of the head honchos from the Acura 4-Motor EV Concept racing team, including its chief engineer, Yutaka Horiuchi. By speaking through a translator, we interviewed Horiuchi-san on the possibility
Fresh off of his victory a week ago at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, French driver Romain Dumas won the 2016 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb by six seconds over defending champion Rhys Millen.
Dumas drove his Norma M20 RD in the Unlimited class to the second fastest time ever recorded
Practice sessions for the 100th annual Pikes Peak International Hill climb have been taking place this week. The race is the second oldest race in the country and takes place this Sunday, June 26th. The course is a one-way mad dash to the top that consists of 156 turns in
The 100th annual Pikes Peak International Hill Climb takes place this Sunday, June 26th. The second oldest race in America is an all-out sprint up the side of a mountain just west of Colorado Springs, CO. The course is 12.4 miles one-way up to the mountain's 14,110-foot summit.
The inherent danger
Honda will debut a new all-electric concept car at the 100th 2016 Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, which features further enhancements on last year's electric powertrain.
The Acura all-electric, NSX-inspired EV concept car will compete in the Electric Modified Class during the hill climb on June 26 in Colorado Springs. The new