Ralph Murdoch's 1970 Camaro drifted out of the normal line and nearly went off the road. His back tire was in the loose stuff when he gunned it spraying me with dust and gravel. The only casualty was a chipped camera lens and mouthful of dirt, but no one was hurt and Murdoch went on to win the vintage class with a time of 12:51.004.
What you can't see from the video is that this is in an S-curve and the other cars were hugging the apex on the other side of the road from me. I was joined at this spot throughout the day by other seasoned photographers and even a race official said it was a safe spot to shoot. But like any rally event, anything can happen. If you still feel the need to comment and tell me how much you wish I was dead, knock yourself out.
Climb - Pikes Peak Hill Climb with a Monster
Ride on the bumper of a screaming 910hp, Twin-turbo, All-wheel Drive, 150 mph Suzuki SX4 as it races up one of the world's most dangerous hills. An attempt by the "Monster" to break his own record of 10:01:41...
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO (June 29, 2010) -- For the fifth consecutive time, Nobuhiro "Monster" Tajima combined experience, skill and Falken Tires to claim overall victory in the 88th running of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb.
Although he did not set a new Pikes Peak record, one day before his 60th birthday, Tajima continues to hold the current overall record for reaching the peak, beating hill climb veterans Paul Dallenbach and Rhys Millen in the Unlimited Class. He drove his new 910-hp Monster Sport Suzuki SX4 Hill Climb Special on Falken WildPeak A/T tires, the powerful new line of all-terrain, all-season tires Falken launched this past April.
Following Exhaustive tests in a Japanese wind tunnel facility, Monster's 2010 Pikes Peak race car underwent extensive aerodynamic changes to better adapt to the modified road surface on the race to the clouds, which assumed a smoother tarmac and less gravel than last year. Thinning air ascending the mountain robs most motors of their power by 30 or more percent, but the increase in horsepower over last year's race car helped push the driver forward.
The biggest crashes, blowups, flames and Close calls of 2010
After attending 15 events in 2010, I thought it would be interesting to go back through all the footage to find all the blowups, close calls from the year.
Events covered in this video
- Sydney Powercruise
- Queensland Powercruise
- The Ultimate Burnout Challenge (TUBC)
- Street Machine Nationals
- Xtreme Motorsport Showdown
- Gazza Nationals
- Spring Nationals
- Burnout Mayhem
- Summer Skidfest
- Winton Performance Car Mania
Huge thanks to everyone who makes all these events happen - Organisers, Officials, Entrants and Spectators, looking forward to another explosive year in 2011!
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Sexy Dayanis Garcia takes ride in a 900hp Evo IX
During a DST Motorsports photoshoot we took a short break to take Dayanis for a few pulls in the 900hp Evo IX. Enjoy!
2.2 liter stroker billet crank
Force Performance GT3794 HTA
Custom built transmission from TRE with an HKS 4:11 final drive
Music : Sadik Beatz -- Rock (Dubstep Beat)
Gravelrama 2010 #6 Hill Climb
Gravelrama 40 was held August 25-30 this year in Cleves, Ohio outside of Cincinnati. The East Coast 4 Wheel Drive Association event includes rock crawling, bracket sand drag racing, class sand drag racing, uphill drag racing, pea gravel hill climb, obstacle course, and even a parade through town. The hill climb is a fan favorite and didn't disappoint this year with well over two hundred runs.
Bugatti Veyron vs Lamborghini Aventador vs Lexus LFA vs McLaren MP4-12C - Head 2 Head Episode 8
On this special episode of Head 2 Head, Automobile Magazine's Jason Cammisa pits the world's most exclusive super cars against each other in a no-holds-barred drag race battle! Do the carbon fiber-bodied Aventador, LFA, and MP4-12C have what it takes to take on the king of the super car realm - the Bugatti Veyron?
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Pikes Peak International Hill Climb: 2011
Spencer Steele, Jimmy Olson, Dave and Allison Kern and Savannah Rickli take you up pikes peak with no speed limits and a ton of skill. Ride along and check back for their individual race runs soon!
Camaro with a 572
car show here, this was my fav car there. over 800 horse power.. Dont mind my comments, i was like a school girl that day