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Entrants Set For Pikes Peak International Hill Climb
June 19, 2017
Six current division or class record holders are in a lineup of 55 autos and 31 motorcycles with drivers and racers representing the US, France, Canada, Great Britain, Belgium, Russia, New Zealand, Australia, Taiwan, Corsica, Germany, Brazil, Italy and Japan.
Entrants Set For Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

The 2017 Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, presented by Gran Turismo, will feature a star-studded roster of veteran auto drivers and motorcycle racers who have recorded 101 total previous PPIHC class victories in the motorsports hill climb.

“Our fans deserve a memorable time on the mountain, and I think this race will be among our best,” said PPIHC Executive Director Megan Leatham. “Along with former champions and experienced veterans, we have 19 notable rookies ready to take on the mountain.”

The entrants for the 95th running of the Race to the Clouds on June 25 includes familiar names from past editions of the PPIHC, including 2016 King of the Mountain Romain Dumas of France; Rhys Millen, the decorated New Zealand-born ace who was the 1992 Rookie of the Year and winner of 11 Pikes Peak titles in 24 appearances; David Donner of Colorado Springs, a six-time PPIHC champion; Clint Vahsholtz of nearby Woodland Park, the winningest driver in PPIHC history with 22 class victories; and motorcycle legend Davey Durelle of Elizabeth, Colorado, the most decorated motorcycle competitor in PPIHC history with 17 class victories, six King of the Mountain titles, eight motorcycle division/class records and one motorcycle course record to his name.

Six current division or class record holders are in a lineup of 55 autos and 31 motorcycles with drivers and racers representing the United States, France, Canada, Great Britain, Belgium, Russia, New Zealand, Australia, Taiwan, Corsica, Germany, Brazil, Italy and Japan.

The full competitor list can be found online at www.ppihc.com.