Peugeot 208 T16 with Sebastien Loeb
  • Peugeot 208 T16 with Sebastien Loeb
  • Sebastien Loeb performs during a run in the first test track at the Peugeot test center in La Ferté-Vidame, France, on April 18th, 2013
  • Peugeot 208 T16 with Sebastien Loeb
  • Sebastien Loeb performs during a run in the first test track at the Peugeot test center in La Ferté-Vidame, France, on April 18th, 2013
  • Peugeot 208 T16 with Sebastien Loeb
  • Peugeot engineers and mechanics adjust the 208T16 for the first test track at the Peugeot test center in La Ferté-Vidame, France, on April 18th, 2013
  • Peugeot 208 T16 with Sebastien Loeb
  • Sebastien Loeb during the first test track at the Peugeot test center in La Ferté-Vidame, France, on April 18th, 2013
  • Peugeot 208 T16 with Sebastien Loeb
  • Sebastien Loeb gives his impressions after a test run aboard the 208T16 at the Peugeot test center in La Ferté-Vidame, France, on April 18th, 2013
  • Peugeot 208 T16 with Sebastien Loeb
  • Sebastien Loeb left to join the track during the first test track at the Peugeot test center in La Ferté-Vidame, France, on April 18th, 2013
  • Peugeot 208 T16 with Sebastien Loeb
  • Sebastien Loeb gives his impressions after a test run aboard the 208T16 at the Peugeot test center in La Ferté-Vidame, France, on April 18th, 2013
  • Peugeot 208 T16 with Sebastien Loeb
  • Sebastien Loeb concentrates before a run during the first test track at the Peugeot test center in La Ferté-Vidame, France, on April 18th, 2013
  • Peugeot 208 T16 with Sebastien Loeb
  • Sebastien Loeb wait while the engineers and mechanics adjust the 208T16 for the first test track at the Peugeot test center in La Ferté-Vidame, France, on April 18th, 2013
  • Peugeot 208 T16 with Sebastien Loeb
  • Sebastien Loeb gives his impressions after a test run aboard the 208T16 at the Peugeot test center in La Ferté-Vidame, France, on April 18th, 2013
  • Peugeot 208 T16 with Sebastien Loeb
  • Sebastien Loeb gives his impressions after a test run aboard the 208T16 at the Peugeot test center in La Ferté-Vidame, France, on April 18th, 2013
  • Peugeot 208 T16 with Sebastien Loeb
  • Sebastien Loeb during the first test track at the Peugeot test center in La Ferté-Vidame, France, on April 18th, 2013
  • Peugeot 208 T16 with Sebastien Loeb
  • Sebastien Loeb wait while the engineers and mechanics adjust the 208T16 for the first test track at the Peugeot test center in La Ferté-Vidame, France, on April 18th, 2013

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In preparation for the 2013 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb being held later this month, Sébastien Loeb is getting in his first testing sessions of his Red Bull-sponsored Peugeot 208 T16 racecar. Marking its return to Pikes Peak for the first time in 14 years, Peugeot has released an exciting video that provides a look into the background behind this effort, as well as our first look at the car in its race-ready Red Bull livery.

The annual Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is one of the few events in motorsport with an Unlimited Class that is truly... well, unlimited. To put the word 'unlimited' in perspective, consider the Red Bull-sponsored Peugeot 208 T16: its 3.2-liter bi-turbo V6 engine puts out 875 maximum horsepower, sending power to all four wheels through a six-speed sequential gearbox. That's powerful enough to catapult the T16 from 0-62 miles per hour in a scant 1.8 seconds. Keep it planted and it'll hit 12