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'It Was Finally My Turn to Race'

Savannah Ivanitski | Posted 11.14.2012 | Teen
Savannah Ivanitski

I think that most race car drivers would agree that the most intense moment of any race is waiting at the start line. You never notice how terribly uncomfortable that race gear is.

WATCH: Foley's Last Words Before Epic Pikes Peak Tumble: 'Oh Sh*t!'

Posted 09.10.2012 | Denver

Race car driver Jeremy Foley and his co-driver Yuri Kouznetsov had their frightening crash caught on camera at the 90th anniversary of the Pikes Peak ...

VIDEO: Race Car Driver Plunges Off Pikes Peak

Posted 09.10.2012 | Denver

Race car driver Jeremy Foley and his co-driver had their frightening crash caught on camera at the 90th anniversary of the Pikes Peak International Hi...

Waldo Canyon Fire Explodes

Posted 06.27.2012 | Denver

The Waldo Canyon Fire, burning near Manitou Springs, surged anew on Tuesday, moving quickly toward homes in the Cedar Heights subdivision. The residen...

Winter Arrives Early On Pikes Peak

Posted 11.14.2011 | Denver

Fall has barely arrived in the rest of Colorado, but at the summit of Pikes Peak it appears that winter is setting in -- an early season blizzard on T...

Michael McLaughlin

Paralyzed Man Will Climb Pikes Peak In Wheelchair | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 11.09.2011 | Weird News

There's a 13-mile route from the base of Pikes Peak to its 14,110-foot summit. On Saturday, one man is going to take that path in his wheelchair. ...

Get Out: 7 Denver Day Trips Worth Your Cash

| Sheri L. Thompson | Posted 10.08.2011 | Denver

You don’t have to spend a fortune on travel when you have these Colorado destinations in your backyard. Here are seven summer getaways just a short ...

Pikes Peak Helicopter Crash Blamed On Sudden Downdraft

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER — Federal investigators say a sudden downdraft caused a helicopter to crash while filming a car on an Audi test run in Colorado. The Nat...

Helicopter Filming Audi Driverless Car Test Crashes On Pikes Peak

AP | IVAN MORENO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER — A helicopter filming a driverless Audi on a test run crashed Friday about a mile below the summit of Pikes Peak, injuring the four peop...

Nobuhiro Tajima Aims For 5th Straight Pikes Peak Climb Win

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Japan's Nobuhiro Tajima said Friday he believes he can break through the elusive 10-minute barrier at the "Race to the...

WATCH: Records Fall At Pikes Peak Hill Climb

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The 10-minute barrier at the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb is safe for another year. Japan's Nobuhiro Tajima on...

Robotic Audi Looks To Climb Pike's Peak, Give Cog Railway A Run For Its Money

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Scroll down for video The Cog Railway up Pikes Peak may be getting some friendly competition. A team of researchers from the Center for Automotive Re...

Colorado Springs Diversity Award: Conservative Bastion Honored By National Black Caucus Of Local Elected Officials

Colorado Springs Gazette | WARREN EPSTEIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Colorado Springs, a place that's been portrayed in the media as a homogenous white bread community, is among four cities in America to win a City Cult...

Which Colorado Outdoor Competition Is The Gnarliest? (VIDEO, VOTE)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

We noticed that Lance Armstrong has been touring Colorado promoting his latest project, a documentary about the Leadville 100 mountain bike race that ...

Colorado Springs Llama Rescues After A Month On Pikes Peak

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A lone llama wandering near the summit of Pikes Peak for a month has been captured and is heading to a new home. Trac...

Colorado Springs Llama Lost On Pikes Peak

The Colorado Springs Gazette | R. SCOTT RAPPOLD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

For three weeks, a mysterious visitor has been haunting Pikes Peak, buzzing the trains, amusing the tourists and confounding efforts to catch it. F...