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Fri 23 Apr 1999
Ballyvaughan Hillclimb Entry List

Ballyvaughan Hillclimb Entry List

Galway Motor Club Hillclimb, Ballyvaughan, Co Clare Class 1. 52 Roland Doherty Co.Limerick Vauxhall Nova. 11 Des Cullen Dublin Opel Corsa 111 Tony Murtagh...

Wed 08 Dec 1999
Pikes Peak Champion Nick Sanborn Dead

Pikes Peak Champion Nick Sanborn Dead

It was reported in the Wednesday Indianapolis Star that Nick Sanborn of Colorado Springs, a former Pikes Peak Hillclimb champion and later President of the Pikes Peak Hill Climb Association died Monday after complications from surgery to remove a...

Thu 08 Jul 1999
Pikes Peak Nissan Skyline Update

Pikes Peak Nissan Skyline Update

NISSAN SKYLINE VICTORIOUS AT PIKES PEAK HILL CLIMB Rhys Millen Wins Division with Record Breaking Run GARDENA, Calif. (July 8, 1999)-Rhys Millen, of Huntington Beach, Calif., drove the UPRD Nissan Skyline GT-R to victory in the ...

Fri 02 Jul 1999
Pikes Peak Qualifying Results

Pikes Peak Qualifying Results

MILLEN SETS QUALIFYING RECORD ON PIKES PEAK COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (July 2, 1999) -Continuing his quest to break the 10-minute barrier, defending unlimited division champion Rod Millen shattered his own qualifying course record by...

Thu 08 Jul 1999
Pikes Peak Wrap-up and Official Results

Pikes Peak Wrap-up and Official Results

HILL CLIMB DRIVERS SAY PEAK LIVES UP TO ITS LEGEND IN '99 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (July 11, 1999) -- Thousands of fans crowded the mountain that inspired the song "America the Beautiful" to watch more than 160 auto, truck, and motorcycle ...

Mon 05 Jul 1999
Pikes Peak USAC Events

Pikes Peak USAC Events

MILLEN FALLS SHORT OF 10-MINUTE MARK AT PIKES PEAK MONACO'S RICHELMI TAKES PIKES PEAK "OPEN" TITLE Rod Millen of Newport Beach, Calif. failed to break the 10-minute barrier in Sunday's 77th Pikes Peak Hill Climb near Colorado ...

Thu 25 Mar 1999
Queenstown Gold Rush Hillclimb Preview

Queenstown Gold Rush Hillclimb Preview

1999 Queenstown Gold Rush Hillclimb by Ross Hyde The second running of the Queenstown Gold Rush Hillclimb has attracted a class entry. Arguably the two fastest exponents of the sport, ex Kiwi Rod Millen and Japanese rally driver 'Monster'...

Tue 29 Jun 1999
Rod Millen Pikes Peak Preview

Rod Millen Pikes Peak Preview

MILLEN CONTINUES SEARCH FOR PIKES PEAK RECORD SUNDAY Rod Millen of Newport Beach, Calif. continues his quest to become the first man to race up Pikes Peak in under 10 minutes when the 77th Annual "Race to the Clouds" - the Pikes Peak ...

Sun 25 Apr 1999
Ballyalban Highclomb Results

Ballyalban Highclomb Results

GRIFFIN EXTENDS RIAC DUNLOP HILLCLIMB CHAMPIONSHIP LEAD A weekend double in the Galway Motor Club rounds of the RIAC Dunlop Hillclimb championship have extended the lead of the defending RIAC Dunlop Hillclimb champion, Shannon airport-based ATC...

Wed 30 Jun 1999
Pikes Peaks Records Should Fall

Pikes Peaks Records Should Fall

HILL CLIMB COMPETITORS BELIEVE RECORDS WILL FALL IN '99 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (June 30,1999) - With the consensus building that the course is unusually fast this year, more than 60 auto and truck competitors practiced in the early ...

Sat 08 May 1999
Pike Peak Race to the Clouds Webcast

Pike Peak Race to the Clouds Webcast

Date: Tue, 29 Jun 1999 10:00:51 -0700 '99 Hill Climb Will Be Webcast July 4 at www.ppihc.com COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (June 28, 1999) -Recognizing the worldwide fan base of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, race officials announced today...

Fri 04 Jun 1999
Jones, Mears, Stewart to race on Pikes Peak July 4th

Jones, Mears, Stewart to race on Pikes Peak July 4th

RACING GREATS TO COMPETE IN 2nd ANNUAL TOYOTA/ADT CHALLENGE OF CHAMPIONS AT '99 HILL CLIMB Mears, Jones, and Stewart Will Race on Pikes Peak COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (June 4, 1999) - Racing greats Parnelli Jones, Roger Mears, and Ivan Stewart...

Fri 16 Apr 1999
Speed Hillclimbs Set for Ballyvaughan

Speed Hillclimbs Set for Ballyvaughan

ANNUAL SPEED HILLCLIMBS SET FOR BALLYVAUGHAN The noise of racing Buggatis, perhaps a Ferrari or two, big open single seaters and saloons will attempt to set new records in Ballyvaughan next weekend. The annual Galway Motor Club speed hillclimb...

Tue 29 Jun 1999
Piles Peak kicks off with auto/truck tech inspection

Piles Peak kicks off with auto/truck tech inspection

HILL CLIMB KICKS OFF WITH AUTO/TRUCK TECH INSPECTION COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (June 27,1999) -The 1999 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb kicked off today with registration and technical inspection for the event's 65 auto and truck ...

Mon 05 Jul 1999
Pikes Peak Final Jeff Zwart Results

Pikes Peak Final Jeff Zwart Results

ZWART'S PORSCHE 3RD AT PIKES PEAK AS HEAT SPELLS DIFFERENCE COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - July 5 -- The heat of the day and some great competition in the High Performance Showroom Stock division proved to be the undoing of Jeff Zwart's attempt to...

Sat 05 Jun 1999
ADT Automotive Sponsors Pike Peak

ADT Automotive Sponsors Pike Peak

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (June 7, 1999) - ADT Automotive, an automobile remarketer based in Nashville, Tenn., has signed on as the presenting sponsor for the 1999 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, race officials recently announced. The 77th ...

Mon 28 Jun 1999
Practice Day One Preview

Practice Day One Preview

HILL CLIMB AUTO/TRUCK TECH INSPECTION CONCLUDES Drivers Gear Up for Practice on the Peak COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (June 28,1999) -Auto and truck technical inspection for the 1999 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb concluded today in...

Sun 04 Jul 1999
Pikes Peak 1999 King of the Mountain

Pikes Peak 1999 King of the Mountain

MILLEN IS KING OF THE MOUNTAIN IN '99 Millen Wins With Fastest Time But 10-MinuteBarrier Remains Elusive COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (July 4, 1999) - Driving a truck specifically built for the challenge, Rod Millen won the 1999 Pikes ...

Mon 05 Apr 1999
1999 Queenstown, New Zealand Goldrush Hillclimb Report and Results

1999 Queenstown, New Zealand Goldrush Hillclimb Report and Results

1999 Queenstown, New Zealand Goldrush Hillclimb 2 - 4 April Leading Entries 'Monster' Tajima Suzuki Rod Millen Toyota Possum Bourne Subaru Stiq Blomqvist Ford RS200 For the second year ...

Fri 02 Jul 1999
Jeff Zwart Pikes Peak Qualifying Notes

Jeff Zwart Pikes Peak Qualifying Notes

LITTLE TO CHOOSE BETWEEN ZWART, DONNER AND MILLEN IN HPSS AS QUALIFYING IS RUN UNDER PERFECT CONDITIONS AT PIKES PEAK COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - July 2 -- The trend from practice continued in today's qualifying session in High Performance...

Fri 04 Jun 1999
Pikes Peak Previes

Pikes Peak Previes

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (June 4, 1999) - Racing greats Parnelli Jones, Roger Mears, and Ivan Stewart will race in the 2nd Annual Toyota/ADT Challenge of Champions, which will serve as the official race-day kick-off for the 1999 Pikes Peak ...

Tue 29 Jun 1999
Pike Peak Tuesday Practice Report

Pike Peak Tuesday Practice Report

HILL CLIMB AUTO/TRUCK COMPETITORS PRACTICE ON THE PEAK COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (June 29,1999) - More than 60 auto and truck competitors practiced in the early morning hours today on Pikes Peak in preparation for the 1999 Pikes Peak...

Thu 01 Jul 1999
Pikes Peak Thursday Practice Notes

Pikes Peak Thursday Practice Notes

NOTES & QUOTES FROM JULY 1 AUTO/TRUCK PRACTICE ON THE PEAK Electric Car on the Mountain...Honda is running an electric car based on its production vehicle, the EV Plus. The rear-wheel drive car, which seats four to five passengers, has an...