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. » 3/30/15 7:35pm Yesterday 7:35pm

This 1957 Off-Road Trip Up Pike's Peak Is Old-School American Awesome

Ah, the 50's. Men were men, videos all sounded like they were narrated through a carnival megaphone, and Chevy was starting to sell more trucks with four-wheel-drive. GM was so fired up to prove their off-road prowess that they took a couple pickups bushwhacking all the way up Pike's Peak.… » 2/05/15 8:15pm 2/05/15 8:15pm

Storming Up Pikes Peak In A Porsche Turbo Is Terrifying

Experienced hillclimber, filmmaker and Porsche aficionado Jeff Zwart recently competed in the 2014 Pikes Peak hllclimb in a Porsche GT3 Cup Turbo. Watch from the top of his helmet as Zwart completes one of his runs, hitting speeds of over 140 mph. » 7/15/14 4:11pm 7/15/14 4:11pm

Witnessing Death At Pikes Peak

Photographer Trevor Andrusko was stationed at the summit of Pikes Peak on Sunday. He gives a first person account of the events that unfolded after rider Bobby Goodin crashed his Triumph seconds after taking the checkered flag. » 7/03/14 4:00pm 7/03/14 4:00pm

Texas Rider Bobby Goodin Killed In Pikes Peak Crash

Sad news out of Pikes Peak this weekend: 54-year-old motorcycle rider Bobby Goodin, who was airlifted to a hospital following a crash Sunday, has died, according to reports. » 6/30/14 8:10am 6/30/14 8:10am

Pikes Peak Rider Bobby Goodin Reportedly Airlifted To Hospital

Pikes Peak motorcycle rider Bobby Goodin has reportedly been airlifted to the hospital after losing control of his motorcycle, according to Motorsport.com. His condition is currently unknown. » 6/29/14 5:42pm 6/29/14 5:42pm

Mike Ryan Describes Driving His Semi-Truck Off A Cliff At Pikes Peak

Freightliner semi-truck racer Mike Ryan had a serious spill at Pikes Peak just a few days ago, with his race rig dropping down the edge of the road and into the woods. Here's what he has to say about it. » 6/29/14 10:58am 6/29/14 10:58am

This Is What It's Like To Strap Your Face To The Bumper Up Pikes Peak

Pikes Peak is one of the most intense hillclimbs in the world, with cars charging up a giant mountain while they peer over even more terrifying drops. So this is what it's like when you strap your face to the bumper of the 600-horsepower all-electric Mitsubishi MiEV Evolution III. » 6/28/14 4:00pm 6/28/14 4:00pm

Mike Ryan has crashed his Freightliner at Pikes Peak

Autoblog reports that Mike Ryan and his crowd-pleasing Freightliner semi crashed today during a Pikes Peak practice session. The truck left the course and took a tumble estimated to have been between 50 and 75 feet. Ryan is okay. Autoblog has a bunch of new photos: » 6/26/14 2:22pm 6/26/14 2:22pm

Watch This Motorcycle Rain Out Of The Sky And Take Out Another Rider

The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is home to some of the most extreme racing in the world. And some of the most extreme weather, as this motorcycle falling out of the clouds proves. » 6/26/14 10:31am 6/26/14 10:31am

America's Toughest Hillclimb is Back

Rejoice, ye fans of mad motorsport! In just under two weeks the toughest hill climb in the country will once again kick off to determine who out there is the fastest of the rubber room fugitives, the quickest of the window-licking insane. Over 70 cars are registered to attempt the fastest time up the terrifying… » 6/16/14 12:21pm 6/16/14 12:21pm

Tesla to Make Motorsports Debut at Pike's Peak 2014 w/ Drive E0 Racing

Tesla will make its racing debut this month at Pike's Peak, when a specially modified Tesla Roadster will race Monster Tajima's badass plug-in up the mountain at America's oldest and most historic off-road motorsports event! » 6/13/14 4:59pm 6/13/14 4:59pm

Romain Dumas Goes Visor Cam For His Pre-Pikes Peak Test

Porsche LMP1 factory driver Romain Dumas takes The RACER Channel on a visor cam tour of his Norma M20 RD Limited prototype he'll race up the mountain once again the the famed Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. » 5/29/14 3:04pm 5/29/14 3:04pm

Watch A 2,400 Horsepower Drift Semi Charge Its Way Up Pikes Peak

We've already seen pictures of the Banks Pikes Peak Freightliner, but to see it in action is a patriotic thing of pure joy. » 8/04/13 12:03pm 8/04/13 12:03pm

Two Racecars And A Lambo Concept Car Already Crashed At Goodwood

The Goodwood Festival of Speed started this morning and already three cars have crashed. Two racecars and one concept car. How many more wrecks can we expect? » 7/12/13 1:49pm 7/12/13 1:49pm

Watch Jeff Zwart Climb Pikes Peak In Glorious Soundtrack-Free HD

Jeff Zwart is something of a hero around here. Just check out his Jalopnik tagpage. Specifically, he's gotten quite good at going reasonably quick up a giant fucking hill. He even drove his 911 GT2 RS 1,100 miles to the Peak… and then raced it. Here's this year's bit of rally porn. » 7/10/13 6:29pm 7/10/13 6:29pm