Archive for the ‘Competitor Bulletins’ Category

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Dear PPIHC Competitors, Based on recent feedback regarding the rule book for the 100th Anniversary event, the effective date for the 2016 Rule Book has been delayed and will not become official until November 15, 2015.  In addition, registration for the 2016 Race has also been delayed and will not open until November 15, 2015. In […]

2016 Overview Letter

Thursday, Oct. 29 2015
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Dear Competitors, With the 100th Anniversary of The Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Brought to you by Gran Turismo on the horizon, we wanted to keep you informed of updates, rule changes, etc.  This is a VERY important document for all competitors interested in filling out a Request for Invitation to the 2016 PPIHC […]

2016 Run Order

Thursday, Oct. 29 2015
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  2016 PPIHC Division/Class Run Order   (Subject to change)   Bike Program Pikes Peak Challenge- Vintage Pikes Peak Challenge- Electric Pikes Peak Challenge- Exhibition Powersports Pikes Peak Lightweight Pikes Peak Middleweight Pikes Peak Heavyweight Pikes Peak Challenge- Sidecar Pikes Peak Challenge- Quad Within each bike class/division listed, the competitors will grid and race fastest […]

PPIHC Future Dates

Monday, Aug. 3 2015

   The Broadmoor PPIHC Future Dates The date for the 2016 race has been set:                2016——June 26th (Fan Fest June 24th) (100th Anniversary) The Board of Directors of The Broadmoor PPIHC have announced that all future races will be tentatively scheduled for the last Sunday in June.   […]

2016 Registration Timeline Bulletin

Thursday, Jul. 30 2015

2016 PPIHC Registration Timeline Bulletin: 10/30/2015 (Subject to Change) Timeline: October 2015 – Rule Book posted on the PPIHC website November 15, 2015 – 2016 PPIHC Registration Opens January 29, 2016 – 2016 PPIHC Registration Closes February 12, 2016 – Competitors are informed if they will be invited to participate in the 2016 race February 15, 2016 – 2016 […]

2015 Results Bulletin

Tuesday, Jun. 30 2015
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2015 Official Results Bulletin June 30, 2015 Dear Competitors, We apologize for the delay on the 2015 official results.  The Board of Directors had an emergency meeting, June 30, 2015 to discuss the unprecedented situation on race day of two checkered flags in different locations on the course. The Board has made a decision, and […]

Seat Belt Bulletin

Tuesday, Jun. 16 2015
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Over the past 2 weeks, the PPIHC has hosted 2 tire testing weekends. During this time it has been identified that several teams/vehicles were observed using 2″ lap belts. The requirement as stated on page 25 – 7.1 in the rule book is the following: 7.1 Minimum width of lap belt is 3 inches and […]

Bike Stand Bulletin

Tuesday, Jun. 16 2015
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  All bike teams are encouraged to load stands into the competitor van that is going to the Summit on race day.  Last year, riders were propping bikes up against rocks after finishing and bikes were being blown over by the wind and were damaged.  The use of bike stands would allow all bikes to […]

Pit Row and Highway Access Bulletin

Wednesday, Jun. 10 2015
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The following rules will be strictly enforced for PPIHC Tire Testing Days, Practice/Qualifying Days, and Race Day: No competitors are allowed to pit and/or park on any portion of the Pikes Peak Highway road surface at any time. All competitors need to be parked and pitted in the designated parking and or pit parking spots. […]

Weather Bulletin

Tuesday, Jun. 9 2015
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The City of Colorado Springs broke an 80 year rainfall record for the month of May this year. The rainfall in Colorado Springs translated to snow on Pikes Peak. The PPIHC and Pikes Peak – America’s Mountain staff have been doing everything possible to prepare the road for 93rd Running of the PPIHC; however, due to […]