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Bentley Motors is set to attempt to break the outright production car record at the world-renowned Pikes Peak International Hill Climb (PPIHC) with the new Bentley Continental GT later this month. The current record and time to beat is 10 minutes, 26.9 seconds, which was set by a Porsche 911 …

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Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak

On June 24, Volkswagen made motorsports history at the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Now, a video of the entire record-breaking run is available for the first time. The 671 horsepower, fully-electric I.D. R Pikes Peak, driven by Romain Dumas, outran cars powered by conventional drivetrain technology and, with a …

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Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak

Volkswagen and Romain Dumas have broken the all-time record for the fastest climb up the Pikes Peak summit in the namesake I.D. R Pikes Peak electric vehicle by completing the route in seven minutes and 57.148 seconds, beating the previous record set by Sebastien Loeb in 2013 by 16 seconds. …

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