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Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Practice

Racers flew up Pikes Peak Tuesday, June 25, 2013 during the first sanctioned practice day in preparations for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb this coming Sunday.

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Unlimited division racer Robert Walker screams up Pikes Peak during the first day of sanctioned practice for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Tuesday, June 25, 2013. The official race, now in its 91st year, will start at 8:00 a.m. Sunday, with gates opening to the public at 3:00 a.m. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Unlimited division racer Doug Siddens flies out of Rookies Corner in his Polaris RZR-X during the first day of sanctioned practice for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Tuesday, June 25, 2013. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak 450 racer Greg Chicoine corners by the ski area in his Kawasaki KX450 Supper during the first day of sanctioned practice for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Tuesday, June 25, 2013. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

MICHAEL CIAGLO, THE GAZETTE

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

MICHAEL CIAGLO, THE GAZETTE

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

MICHAEL CIAGLO, THE GAZETTE

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pat Doran's Ford RS200 is wenched up off the side of the road after Doran lost control of the vehicle and slid off the road during the first day of sanctioned practice for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Tuesday, June 25, 2013. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

MICHAEL CIAGLO, THE GAZETTE

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

MICHAEL CIAGLO, THE GAZETTE

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

MICHAEL CIAGLO, THE GAZETTE

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

MICHAEL CIAGLO, THE GAZETTE

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

MICHAEL CIAGLO, THE GAZETTE

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

MICHAEL CIAGLO, THE GAZETTE

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Exhibition racer Kenshiro Gushi approaches Rookies Corner in his Lexus IS F CCS-R during the first day of sanctioned practice for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Tuesday, June 25, 2013. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

MICHAEL CIAGLO, THE GAZETTE

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

MICHAEL CIAGLO, THE GAZETTE

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

MICHAEL CIAGLO, THE GAZETTE

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

MICHAEL CIAGLO, THE GAZETTE

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

MICHAEL CIAGLO, THE GAZETTE

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

MICHAEL CIAGLO, THE GAZETTE

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

MICHAEL CIAGLO, THE GAZETTE

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Unlimited division racer Robert Walker screams up Pikes Peak during the first day of sanctioned practice for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Tuesday, June 25, 2013. The official race, now in its 91st year, will start at 8:00 a.m. Sunday, with gates opening to the public at 3:00 a.m. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Unlimited division racer Doug Siddens flies out of Rookies Corner in his Polaris RZR-X during the first day of sanctioned practice for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Tuesday, June 25, 2013. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak 450 racer Greg Chicoine corners by the ski area in his Kawasaki KX450 Supper during the first day of sanctioned practice for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Tuesday, June 25, 2013. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pat Doran's Ford RS200 is wenched up off the side of the road after Doran lost control of the vehicle and slid off the road during the first day of sanctioned practice for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Tuesday, June 25, 2013. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Exhibition racer Kenshiro Gushi approaches Rookies Corner in his Lexus IS F CCS-R during the first day of sanctioned practice for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Tuesday, June 25, 2013. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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Pikes Peak opened early Tuesday, June 25, 2013 to give the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb racers their first taste of the track that they will be racing on Sunday. Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette

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