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    Official: Climb to the Clouds returning thanks to Subaru title sponsorship [w/video]
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    The Mt. Washington Hillclimb, otherwise known as the Climb to the Clouds, hasn't been done since 2011. That year, Subaru Rally Team USA driver David Higgins set a new record for the event first held in 1904, running the 7.6-mile vertiginous course in 6:11.54. The race will be return in 2014 with ...

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    Video: David Higgins' record-breaking run up Mt. Washington
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    For the first time in ten years, the Mt. Washington Auto Road played host to the Climb to the Clouds. Travis Pastrana had helped drum up interest by recording a time of 6:20.47 towards the end of 2010, which was quicker than the official record run of 6:41.99. That time was laid down by Frank ...

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    Video: Watch a Freightliner semi truck race up Mt. Washington
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    If you haven't figured it out by now, Mike Ryan is our kind of crazy. The guy helms a 2008 Freightliner Cascadia that's draped in the hallowed Gulf livery and rocking more than 3,400 pound-feet of torque. There's also 1,950 horsepower on hand, which is good enough to shoot the 10,000-pound road ...

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    Official: Dave Higgins smashes Mt. Washington Auto Road hillclimb record by 30 seconds
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    The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb may get all of the mountain-climbing attention this time of year, but it's far from the only game of the season. Heck, it's not even the only game of the weekend. Mount Washington plays host to the Climb to the Clouds, and this weekend, it saw the event's ...

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    Unmodified Nissan Leaf entered in Pikes Peak Hill Climb [w/videos]
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    "With electric automobiles popping up like dandelions across the landscape of American driving, it's no surprise that they will be part of the field at the 89th Pikes Peak International Hill Climb on June 26." So says the press release you'll find waiting for your prying eyes after the break. ...

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    2011 Mt. Washington Climb to the Clouds boasts impressive field of drivers and vehicles
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    After a 10-year hiatus, the Mt. Washington Climb to the Clouds is set to make a return in 2011. If you're a fan of hill-climb events, make sure to mark your calendar for June 22nd through the 26th because that's when a field of 75 competitors will make their runs up the 7.6-mile Mt. Washington ...

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    Mt. Washington's 2011 Climb to the Clouds announces classes, opens registration
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    In September 2010, Travis Pastrana turned our attention to the Mt. Washington Auto Road. While it wasn't an official crack at Frank Sprongl's record six minute and 41.99 second blast, Pastrana climbed Mt. Washington in six minutes and 20.47 seconds with his rally-prepped 2011 Subaru Impreza WRX ...

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    Travis Pastrana smashes 12-year-old Mt. Washington Auto Road record
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    Travis Pastrana sets Mt. Washington Auto Road record – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Just the other day we mentioned that Travis Pastrana was spotted on Mt. Washington. We were curious if he was going to try and take on the Auto Road. Well, he didn't just "take it on" – he ...

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