The Pikes Peak Hill Climb has been running since 1916 and has seen almost every type of vehicle known to man slid around it’s corners from the start at Mile 7 on Pikes Peak Highway at 9,390 ft up to 14,111 ft, covering a climb of 4,721 ft.

This 10 minute film covers the 1957 event in beautifully retro ’50s style, drinking a cold beer and watching this is a surefire cure for even the most severe case of Mondayitis…

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