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Hillclimb organizers fined $5,000 for Richard Hammond's Rimac hypercar crash

It's a little unclear what the race organizers did wrong.

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Rod Millen's 1994 Toyota Celica makes a return to Pikes Peak

This car set a Pikes Peak record that stood for 13 years. Check out our gallery of Rod Millen's epic 1994 Toyota Celica hillclimb car.

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Pikes Peak Unlimited class racers strut their massive aero

The Unlimited and Time Attack 1 classes are a sight to behold.

Yesterday, our photographer captured the Unlimited and Time Attack 1 classes during their practice session at Pikes Peak.

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Toyota takes chrome Mirai to Gurston Down Speed Hill Climb

It'll be at Goodwood later this month.

Toyota entered its fuel cell Mirai in the Gurston Down Speed Hill Climb, marking the car's UK motorsport debut. Goodwood is next.

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Petrolicious goes running up that Hill in a Ferrari 250 GTO

Watch Derek Hill pilot his father's Ferrari 250 GTO in seven minutes of unedited footage courtesy of Petrolicious.

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Monster Tajima crashes at Race to the Sky

Nobuhiro "Monster" Tajima suffered a catastrophic failure during the Race to the Sky in New Zealand that shot his car down a hill. He was unharmed, though, and even joked about the incident.

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Watch this Audi S1 Group B racer tear up the Kyustendil Hillclimb

Bulgarian tuner Prospeed has built a replica of Audi's fabled S1 World Rally Championship mauler out of a garden-variety Audi Coupe, and it's a convincing-looking beast. Helping in its bid for authenticity is genuine Group B horsepower: 800 ponies, to be exact. It won the Bulgarian Hillclimb Championship last year, and it recently ran up an incline at the Kyustendil Hillclimb, part of this year's champio

Lola-Drayson B12/69EV Sets Electric Speed Record At Goodwood [VIDEO]

In yet another win for alternative-powered Le Mans prototypes, Drayson Racing's B12/69EV set a new record for electric cars at the 2012 Goodwood Festival of Speed. The emissions-free, 850 hp Lola-Drayson prototype finished the 1.16 mile hillclimb in just 53.53 seconds, taking 11th overall.

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Mitsubishi previews bonkers i-MiEV Evolution for Pikes Peak

No, that's not a Mitsubishi i-MiEV in a fat suit, it's the automaker's brand-new all-electric race car, and it's set to take on the 2012 Pike's Peak International Hill Climb in July. This isn't the first time we've seen an EV enter the Pike's Peak challenge – Nissan commissioned

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Mitsubishi previews bonkers i-MiEV Evolution for Pikes Peak

No, that's not a Mitsubishi i-MiEV in a fat suit, it's the automaker's brand-new all-electric race car, and it's set to take on the 2012 Pike's Peak International Hill Climb in July. This isn't the first time we've seen an EV enter the Pike's Peak challenge – Nissan commissioned

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Pikes Peak Hill Climb contemplating expansion to two-day event

2012 will be the first year that the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb will be held on an entirely paved road, and while many who have long been involved with the event are bemoaning the loss of the gravel sections, the full tarmac course has piqued interest in the race. In fact, event organizers are considering adding a second race day for 2013. This time last year only 46 racers has expressed interest in participating in the e

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Watch this vintage Porsche 911 channel its Dakar roots

We've grown accustomed to seeing all manner of modified machinery power through the sand in an attempt to get to the top of a hill. We're even used to seeing vintage German machinery do the deed... that is, if you count sand rails and buggies built using air-cooled Volkswagen Beetle bits and pieces.

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Kenneth Moen drifts a hillclimb with his bonkers Toyota Supra turbo

Nothing incinerates a perfectly good set of tires better than a drift car. And no drift car makes as much smoke as Kenneth Moen's turbocharged Toyota Supra. Yes, Ken Block turns out some great videos with high production values and plenty of tail-wagging craziness... but wait 'til you get a load of this.

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Hyper Pro Racer: Because the Ariel Atom really is a bit lardy, isn't it? [w/video]

The Hyper PRO Racer – Click above to view the video after the jump

Video: Icelandic Hillclimbing at its finest

Hillclimbs in Iceland – Click above to watch video

Rhys Millen attacks Pikes Peak in Hyundai Genesis Coupe

Rhys Millen's Hyundai Genesis Coupe at Pikes Peak - Click above for high-res image gallery

VIDEO: Ferrari Scuderia Spider 16M completes Goodwood hillclimb in 59 seconds

Ferrari at 2009 Goodwood Festival of Speed – Click above for high-res image gallery

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