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Re: Pike's Peak Driver?
glen powell writes:
> Was it Al Unser after he got his but kicked by the ur-q when
> racing an American 'purpose built' open-wheel hillclimb special
> the previous year?
> I heard they are paving Pikes Peak. Oh well, there goes a real American classic.
> Good thing we still have the Mt. Washington Hillclimb, the oldest still-run
> motorsport event in the USA and perhaps the entire world!
> Who drove the Sport quattro up Pike's Peak in '87?
No, it's Walter Rohrl in 1987. By the way, it's Bobby Unser Sr. the previous
year, not Al Unser.
1985: Michele Mouton Audi Sport quattro 11:25:39
1986: Bobby Unser Sr. Audi Sport quattro S1 11:09:22
1987: Walter Rohrl Audi Sport quattro S1 10:47:85
96 A4 2.8 quattro
84 5000S 2.1 turbo
80 4000 2.0
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