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Rally Chicken Roosts In A Good Engine Bay Rally Chicken Roosts In A Good Engine Bay

I like E30s. Chicken likes E30s. This was an absurdly fast E30 at Pikes Peak.

Not a helicopter Not a helicopter

Yet it still beats the air into submission.

A Puffalump In Her Natural Habitat A Puffalump In Her Natural Habitat

Here we see the noble Fluffy Bunny—species Puffalumpus Urungus—perched atop a wing. This particular Fluffy Bunny has a wild crown of white yarn upon her head and loves to nest in the wings, ducts and crannies of parked race cars, and sometimes in back seats of track cars.

Helicopter footage will do. Helicopter footage will do.

This is actually fine. Really fine. Crazy stupid fine.

Pikes Peak Hill Climb fan fest pics Pikes Peak Hill Climb fan fest pics

Some cool cars to checkout prior to them falling down a mountain, maybe.

Obbo Is For Bird Obbo Is For Bird

Maybe bunny, too.

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Out With The Old, In With The Blue Out With The Old, In With The Blue

This was not how I wanted this trip to start.

Pikes Peak was cool. More pics to come eventually.

This trip has been kinda stressful so far. That changes this weekend.

The Grandmaster of Pikes Peak and Rimac made a hillclimb special The Grandmaster of Pikes Peak and Rimac made a hillclimb special

And unholy shit it’s quick. And beautiful. And advanced.

Hour rule Hour rule

Here, have a six-motor car for 6 AM.

Pikes Peak 100th Anniversary photos Pikes Peak 100th Anniversary photos

Just a handful of my favorite shots from the hillclimb. These were all taken on a crappy 18-55mm lens, so don’t expect anything too special. We were spectating at Cove Creek, at about 12,000 feet above sea level, *just* below the tree line.

Watch This Short Film On The Ronin Motorworks Pikes Peak Race Bike Watch This Short Film On The Ronin Motorworks Pikes Peak Race Bike

Few bikes can grab my attention like the Ronin Motorworks 47, and their Pikes Peak race bike is possibly one of the most beautiful things I’ve ever seen. Why anyone would want to risk tossing this thing off a cliff is beyond me.

Was Bored, Made a Gif Was Bored, Made a Gif

From this video, if anyone’s curious.

Answers of the Night: Eleven Racetracks You Want Your Own Copy of Nearby.

Thanks to all the responses, we have a good list of tracks that Opponauts want copies of for their very own. Most are fairly obvious, others less so.

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