VW Vortex - Volkswagen Forum banner
hillclimb
1-5 of 5 Results
  1. Volkswagen News Blog
    It’s not often you see a video of a real car and think “that must be real, because I don’t think Forza would allow you to be quite that ridiculous.” But here we are. This Corrado is widebodied almost beyond recognition for competition in European hill climb competition and it howls like a...
  2. Volkswagen News Blog
    Hillclimb cars are better. They’re weirder, more fascinating, and more interesting than almost anything else on the road. Take, for example, this Audi 80 racing in the UK. Powered by a 500+ HP 1.7-liter turbocharged engine that revs to 9,000 RPM and tipping the scales at just 860 kg (1,896...
  3. Volkswagen News Blog
    Volkswagen is bringing a new electric racer to the Pikes Peak hill climb next month, so they decided it was time to show their original attempt some love. VW's last try at Pikes Peak's race to the clouds was a Mk 2 Golf. But this one was twice as special as a stock version. That's because the...
  4. Volkswagen News Blog
    Back in June, for the 95 th time, racers and builders trekked to Colorado to race up a mountain road. The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is one of motorsport's great events. With more than a century of racing, reputations have been staked, legends made, and hopes shattered along the...
  5. Misc. Professional Racing
    Recently we have reported that the VR6 engine might be a dying breed , a story that breaks our hearts for many reasons, one of which is its sonorous nature. With some modifications, the VR6 can sound as good as a six-pot can sound - a thing that's perfectly demonstrated by this hillclimb...
1-5 of 5 Results
Top