Tag Archives: Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

Volkswagen Says Its New All-Electric Prototype Racer Is Faster Than An F1 Car

Volkswagen wasn’t kidding around when it said it wanted to take on the record for fastest electric car on the annual Pikes Peak International Hill Climb—that was obvious when it showed renderings of its “I.D. R” race car. But now the real car is ready to go, and Volkswagen said it’s faster than a Formula One car.

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The 2015 Pikes Peak Hill Climb In Photos And Why It Matters

You know what’s great? America. America is a great place, not because we are a nation of freedom, capitalism, and sports fans who enjoy watching football that requires the use of your hands. It’s a great place because each year, a few very talented and dedicated people decide to drive up a mountain with about as much protection as Clinton had with Monica Lewinsky — as fast as they can.

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Acura Wants To Dominate The 25 Hours Of Thunderhill With An ILX

Giving us further proof that Acuras look far better in race spec than in Grandpa-spec, Acura released this pretty picture of an ILX that they plan to reveal at the New York International Auto Show alongside their flagship NSX supercar . Behold, this is the endurance racer they’re taking to the 25 Hours of Thunderhill.

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