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Wed 28 Jun 2000
Pikes Peak TV schedule

Pikes Peak TV schedule

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Officials of the Adelphia Pikes Peak International Hill Climb and ESPN have released the telecast dates and times for the 78th Race to the Clouds. ESPN will be on the mountain throughout race week and will make...

Fri 30 Jun 2000
Gary Lee Kanawyer Returns to Pikes Peak

Gary Lee Kanawyer Returns to Pikes Peak

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Gary Lee Kanawyer missed the Adelphia Pikes Peak International Hill Climb last year after dominating the race for most of the 1990s because he was building a new home in Scotts Valley Calif. During Thursday's first...

Wed 05 Jul 2000
GM runs up front at Pikes Peak

GM runs up front at Pikes Peak

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., July 4 /PRNewswire/ -- In a spectacular display of power, speed and durability, General Motors conquered the 78th Annual Adephelia Pikes Peak International Hill Climb winning the first and second place overall spots. ...

Pikes Peak results

Pikes Peak results

2000 Adelphia Pikes Peak International Hill Climb (Unofficial results) Colorado Springs, Colo. Exhibition 01, Barry Sadler, Kellogg, Idaho, 97 Dodge 1-TonPickup 16:19.17 17, Randy Schranz, Colorado Springs, Colo., 2000 Cobra Kit (propane) DNF 1,...

Mon 19 Jun 2000
Pikes Peak Hill Climb notebook 2000-06-19

Pikes Peak Hill Climb notebook 2000-06-19

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Greetings from the Adelphia Pikes Peak International Hill Climb! Race week for the 78th Race to the Clouds begins in 10 days with the 2000 Kickoff Celebration and Technical Inspection, June 28th at the Citadel Mall.

Sun 13 Feb 2000
Pikes Peak Gearing Up for Race to the Clouds

Pikes Peak Gearing Up for Race to the Clouds

(Manitou Springs, CO) - President and CEO of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, Michael Clark, is optimistic about this year's 78th Race to the Clouds. "We're confident as we are entering a new century, that PPIHC will be bigger and more ...

Sat 01 Jul 2000
Gay Smith back in Stock Car hunt at Pikes Peak

Gay Smith back in Stock Car hunt at Pikes Peak

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – After 27 years racing in the Adelphia Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, Gay Smith of Colorado Springs, doesn’t care to look into the future. He is a perennial favorite to win the race, but he has never stood atop...

Thu 29 Jun 2000
Above the tree line -- Rod Millen Shoots For 10-Minute Barrier

Above the tree line -- Rod Millen Shoots For 10-Minute Barrier

78th Running of the "Race to the Clouds" Date: July 4, 2000 Broadcast: July 23, 2000 11:30 p.m. ET ESPN Live Radio Webcast: www.krdotv.com Race Length: 12.42 miles Number of Turns: 156 ...

Mon 03 Jul 2000
Pikes Peak qualifying 2000-07-02

Pikes Peak qualifying 2000-07-02

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - It's getting a little warm in one classification of the 2000 Adelphia Pikes Peak International Pikes Peak Hill Climb. For three practice days,Bobby Regester, Clint Vahsholtz and Gay Smith ran neck-and-neck in the Super...

Sun 02 Jul 2000
Pikes Peak Saturday update

Pikes Peak Saturday update

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - While 21 other drivers scrambled to get in a fifth run on Saturday's final day of practice for the Adelphia Pikes Peak International Hill Climb,Larry Ragland watched calmly as his No. 44 2000 GMC Envoy was loaded on a...

Thu 29 Jun 2000
Pikes Peak Preview

Pikes Peak Preview

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - When Clint Vahsholtz couldn't see the top of Pikes Peak from his home in Woodland Park, Colo., the four-time defending super stock car champion of the Adelphia Pikes Peak International Hill Climb decided to take a little...

Wed 05 Jul 2000
Pikes Peark race report

Pikes Peark race report

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Of the 79 cars and trucks that started the Adelphia Pikes Peak International Hill Climb on Tuesday, 18 failed to finish and eight of those were former champions. Herzog Motorsports driver Larry Ragland finished with...

Fri 14 Jul 2000
Herzog teams do well at the mountain

Herzog teams do well at the mountain

PENDLETON, Ind. (July 10, 2000) -- Layne Schranz and Ricky Johnson became the first two drivers to ever pilot ASA ACDelco Series up a mountain when they took part in the ASA Exibition Class at the 78th Annual Pikes Peak International Hill Climb.

Sat 01 Jul 2000
Evan Evans overcomes huge obstacles to race at Pikes Peak

Evan Evans overcomes huge obstacles to race at Pikes Peak

Driving in the Adelphia Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is a "hands-on" experience for Evan Evans. Among the High Performance Showroom Stock drivers in Friday’s Hill Climb practice, Evans drove his diesel-powered No. 33 2000 Chevrolet ...

Tue 04 Jul 2000
Pikes Peak qualifying 2000-07-3

Pikes Peak qualifying 2000-07-3

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Friends of Ray Storm couldn't understand why he was so calm coming down the mountain after his qualifying run for the Pro Quad division at the Adelphia Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Monday. "I had no idea!" said...

Wed 20 Sep 2000
Pikes Peaks race 2001 date changed

Pikes Peaks race 2001 date changed

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - In a move that will make the Adelphia Pikes Peak International Hill Climb even more successful, the Hill Climb board of directors has announced that the race will be held on June 30th in 2001. "Every year the Hill Climb...

Fri 30 Jun 2000
Pikes Peak Super Stock Car practice

Pikes Peak Super Stock Car practice

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Bobby Regester of Florissant, Colo., narrowly edged out the competition in the Super Stock Car division during the first morning of practice Thursday in the Adelphia Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Practicing on...

Wed 05 Jul 2000
Ten minute mark safe at Pikes Peak

Ten minute mark safe at Pikes Peak

The 10-minute barrier remains intact at Pikes Peak as its top challenger failed to finish Tuesday's 78th Adelphia Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Defending "Unlimited Class" champion Rod Millen of Newport Beach,...

Sat 30 Sep 2000
Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Licensing

Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Licensing

Indianapolis, September 25, 2000 - Licensing and merchandising for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, the second oldest auto racing event in America (second only to the Indianapolis 500), will be managed by Indianapolis based sports...

Fri 30 Jun 2000
Pikes Peak is Competitive

Pikes Peak is Competitive

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – You knew Nobuhiro Tajima would be fast. You had to figure Per Eklund, Paul Choiniere and Jean Pierre Richelmi would be quick. But where did Horiuchi Koichi come from? Tajima looked like the man to beat in Thursday’s...

Thu 05 Oct 2000
Pikes Peak museum to become mobile

Pikes Peak museum to become mobile

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - In a move that will allow the Pikes Peak Auto Hill Climb Educational Museum a better opportunity to inform the public of the rich traditions and history of the Adelphia Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, the ...

Tue 20 Jun 2000
Pikes Peak Hill CLimb to feature two ASA cars

Pikes Peak Hill CLimb to feature two ASA cars

PENDLETON, Ind. (June 19, 2000) - As part of the 2000 Adelphia Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, held annually on the July Fourth holiday weekend, an ASA class, utilizing the same cars seen 20 weekends a year as part of the ASA ACDelco ...

Sat 01 Jul 2000
Rhys Millen sells with speed, not luxury at Pikes Peak

Rhys Millen sells with speed, not luxury at Pikes Peak

As a car salesman, Rhys Millen makes a better race driver. Millen, the defending champion in the High Performance Showroom Stock Division of the Adelphia Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, laughs when asked if his 2000 Mitsubishi EVO is...

Mon 14 Feb 2000
Pick-ups and SUVs will compete in 2000 Pikes Peak International

Pick-ups and SUVs will compete in 2000 Pikes Peak International

(Manitou Springs, CO) - Newly appointed Chief Steward, Bill Walters, of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, announced today that a new class has been added for the 78th Race to the Clouds. "We are very pleased about adding the new High...

Sun 02 Jul 2000
Millen chases elusive 10-minute mark at Pikes Peak

Millen chases elusive 10-minute mark at Pikes Peak

Rod Millen of Huntington Beach, Calif. returns to Pikes Peak for Tuesday's 78th Adelphia Pikes Peak Hill Climb with one thought - the elusive 10-minute barrier - on his mind. Millen will pilot a 1999 Toyota Tacoma as one of two...