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    2011 Pikes Peak Hill Climb, Practice Day 3 sets the running order
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    This morning, the Unlimited Class cars headed for the bottom portion of Pikes Peak, the sole remaining part of the course that still contains unpaved roads. The three-plus miles of dirt will be paved over before next year's race, and since we'll be spending race day at the finish line, this is ...

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    Video: Jeff Zwart's Porsche GT3 sets Pikes Peak Time Attack 2WD class record
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    Jeff Zwart's Porsche 911 GT3 scales Pikes Peak – Click above to watch video after the jump
    We've seen footage of Jeff Zwart practicing for his recent run up Pikes Peak, now filmmaker Will Roegge has delivered unto us the footage from Zwart's Time Attack 2WD class record. Zwart ran his 911 ...

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    Video: Red Bull chronicles Rhys Millen's Pikes Peak world record attempt
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    Rhys Millen's Pikes Peak World Record Attempt - Click above to watch the video after the jump
    While we didn't know if anyone would break the ten minute barrier at Pikes Peak this year, we did know one thing: Red Bull was going to make an awesome video. Rhys' video of his record-breaking run in ...

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    Pikes Peak 2010: Ducati takes top honors in the "big boy" class aboard stock Multistrada
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    Its all uphill from here for the new Multistrada – Click above for high-res image gallery
    When it comes to proving a point on a motorcycle, there are two good ways to get it done. The first thing to do is keep your mouth shut and let your results speak for themselves. The second is to ...

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    Pikes Peak 2010: The record-breakers
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    2010 Pikes Peak Hill Climb Record-Breakers - Click above for high-res image gallery
    The record that everyone was talking about at the 2010 Pikes Peak Hill Climb, the overall course record, will remain for at least one more year, but there were plenty of other records broken in 2010. The extra ...

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    Pikes Peak 2010: Tajima fastest man on the mountain, but ten minute mark remains unbroken
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    2010 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb - Click above for high-res image gallery
    I had a choice to make for the race day of this year's Pikes Peak Hill Climb. Do I stick to the more photogenic middle portions of the course or do I head to the finish line to potentially see history made? The ...

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    Pikes Peak 2010: Tajima dominates third practice session, sets qualifying record
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    2010 Pikes Peak Hill Climb Practice Day 3 and Qualifying - Click above for high-res image gallery
    A few lessons learned from my second day on Pikes Peak: If you don't like cold weather, then watch the race on the bottom part of the course. After experiencing the freezing temps at 14,000 ...

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    Pikes Peak 2010: Second day of practice is in the books
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    2010 Pikes Peak Hill Climb Practice Day 2 - Click above for high-res image gallery
    As I headed up the Pikes Peak toll road early this morning (3:30 am to be exact) I started to doubt whether it was going to be worth it. Maybe it was the fact that I got just a little over two hours of sleep, or ...

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    Monster Tajima won't be letting Millen go unchallenged at Pikes Peak
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    Monster Tajima and his Suzuki SX4 hill-climb special – Click above for high-res image gallery
    While Rhys Millen and his new Hyundai V8 powered Pikes Peak challenger have been getting the most attention, Nobuhiro "Monster" Tajima has no intention of letting Millen capture all the glory ...

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    Video: Hyundai steps in for Porsche, offers to take on Mini at Road Atlanta
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    Turnabout Is Fair Play: Hyundai takes up Mini challenge – click above to watch the video after the jump
    Mini can safely be considered the 800-pound gorilla of viral marketing in the automotive sector, but fresh from its big showing this year with its Assurance program and successful Super ...

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    Video: Rhys Millen's Red Bull Hyundai Genesis PM580 sounds like a really angry Cuisinart
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    Rhys Millen's Red Bull Hyundai Genesis PM580 – Click above to watch the video after the jump
    Recently, we had the chance to hang out with Rhys Millen and get up close and personal with the Hyundai Genesis PM580 racer that he'll be driving in this year's Pikes Peak Hill Climb. It's a mean ...

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    Pikes Peak Prep: Autoblog joins Rhys Millen for Hyundai Genesis PM580 test session
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    RMR Hyundai Genesis PM580 - Click above for high-res image gallery
    The El Toro Marine base in Irvine, CA has seen its fair share of automobiles. The open runways are a playground for sports cars, and on any given day, you can find high performance driving schools or testing sessions utilizing the ...

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    Video: Rhys Millen previews the PM580 Hyundai Pikes Peak challenger
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    Rhys Millen Racing PM580 frame – Click above to view the video after the jump
    The folks at HRE Performance Wheels dropped by the Rhys Millen Racing shop to check out the progress on the new PM580 Pikes Peak hill-climb car. Millen and his crew are in the process of building an Unlimited ...

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    First renderings of Rhys Millen's Hyundai-powered Pikes Peak challenger
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    RMR Hyundai Genesis PM580 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Last week, we learned that Rhys Millen has been busy preparing a new unlimited class challenger to try to recapture the overall Pikes Peak Hill Climb record that his father held for over a decade. At the time, all we knew ...

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    Video: Rhys vows to bring Pikes Peak record back to Millen family
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    Millen family talks Pikes Peak – Click above to watch the video
    The Millen family has quite a proud history at the Pikes Peak Hill Climb, not quite up there with the Unsers, but certainly more than respectable. Rod Millen captured several class records at the Colorado mountain over the ...

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    Audi drops more photos and info on "Shelley", the autonomous TT-S
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    Autonomous Audi TT-S "Shelley" - Click above for high-res image gallery
    We first heard about the latest autonomous driving project from Stanford University and the Volkswagen Group a couple of weeks ago. Audi has released some more information on the car, a TT-S coupe that, like its predecessors, ...

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    VIDEO: On board with Marcus Gronholm's Ford Fiesta at Pikes Peak
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    Ford Fiesta RallyCross "Peak Performance" - click above to watch video after the jump
    As an homage to rallying's legendary Climb Dance video, the blokes at Motor Trend have teamed up with Ford and Marcus Gronholm to concoct a gorgeous new short film chronicling the rally champion's 2009 ascent of ...

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    VIDEO: Ford Fiesta crashes at Pikes Peak
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    Ford Fiesta crash at Pikes Peak - click above to watch video after the jump
    The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is not for the faint of heart. The 12.42 mile, 156 turn course has multiple surfaces, a (nearly) 5,000 foot elevation increase, not to mention dozens of unprotected cliffs that await ...

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    Ten-minute mark remains untouched as Monster Tajima wins Pikes Peak with 870hp Suzuki SX4
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    Monster's Suzuki SX4 Sport - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    They came. They saw. They were conquered. That pretty much sums up a thrilling Pikes Peak International Hillclimb for 2009 as Suzuki's legendary Nobuhiro "Monster" Tajima took overall victory yet again, fending off a formidable ...

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    Rhys Millen sets 2WD Time Attack class record at Pikes Peak
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    Rhys Millen's Hyundai Genesis Coupe at Pikes Peak - Click above for high-res image gallery
    The 2009 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is in the books. Reigning king of the hill Nobuhiro "Monster" Tajima again took top honors in the unlimited class but failed to break his own record with the new ...

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