Jeff Zwart

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Porsche customer teams pursue centennial Pikes Peak Hill Climb division titles

 Porsche is being represented by 19 customer entries who are hoping to carry the German sports car manufacturer’s crest to the finish line at the 100th Running of the Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, brought to you by Gran Turismo on June 26. The array of Porsche-based machines range from road car based 911s … Continue reading

Porsche 911 GT2 RS and Cayman GT4 Models Earn Pikes Peak Wins

Even entering the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb requires a special type of person. Recognized as one of the most dangerous motorsport events in North America, it is also viewed as one of its most eloquent. A mechanical and biological ballet that pits driver verse machine verse nature. In its 98-runnings, the race up “America’s … Continue reading

Pikes Peak Organizers Open Cayman GT4 Clubsport Division Entries

On November 13, the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb (PPIHC) will officially open requests for entry in the Porsche Pikes Peak Trophy by Yokohama division of the 98th Running of the Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, brought to you by Gran Turismo. The internationally renowned Colorado hill climb – North America’s second-oldest motorsport event … Continue reading

16 Porsche Rally Cars to Face Pikes Peak Course and Clock

On Sunday June 30, sixteen rally cars will chase the clock up the most famous mountain course in motorsports, Pikes Peak in Colorado. The 97th running of the Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb (PPIHC) will begin practice on Tuesday, June 25 with the contest to crown the fastest to the peak scheduled to begin … Continue reading

Pikes Peak International Hill Climb: Porsche history & the Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport Trophy Video

Pikes Peak International Hill Climb – America’s toughest hill climb brings a new challenge and a special debut in 2018: Porsche started its own race class. The Cayman GT4 Clubsport Trophy by Yokohama, with eight handpicked drivers contesting the competition. This video takes you on a journey to a success story written by Porsche and … Continue reading

Porsche at the Peak: Cayman GT4 Clubsport Class to Make Hill Climb Debut

In 1948, Porsche took its first race victory, a hill climb event just weeks after that original car was delivered to its owner. The small, agile Porsche 356 first built in Gmünd, Austria and later Stuttgart, Germany set the foundation for an enduring automotive company that has held true to its motorsport DNA since. Now, … Continue reading

Porsche and Pikes Peak Announce Cayman Clubsport Class for 96th Race to the Clouds

Porsche Motorsport North America (PMNA) in conjunction with Porsche Cars North America (PCNA) and the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Organization (PPIHC) announce the creation of a new class for the world-famous Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. The class, the first official one-make Porsche category in the 96-year history of the “Race to the … Continue reading

Jeff Zwart The And Porsche 911’s Alter Ego

Seven-time Pikes Peak Champion Jeff Zwart discusses the alter ego of the Porsche 911 – Rallying and Off-Roading. Watch Jeff time attack Pikes Peak and then drive the Porsche Museum’s Paris-Dakar winning Type 953, the All-Wheel-Drive 911 precursor