Climb Dance

This award winning short film documents Ari Vatanen’s record-breaking run at the 1988 annual Pike’s Peak Hill Climb Event in Colorado. The film was created by Jean Louis Mourey and captures Vatanen climbing Pike’s Peak in a four wheel drive, four wheel steer Peugeot 405 T16.

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4 comments:

goony  (29) posted on 01.15.2007

I take offense! smiley

This was a time when rally cars became so powerfull that people decided to stop the Group B serie, which was the playground of the legendary Peugeot 205 T16, Audi Quattro, Lancia Delta, ...

So Peugeot did not want to leave the cars in the garage, they decided to use them to kick american cars’ asses on the Pike’s Peak with the 205 T16 and 405 T16. Vatanen also won the Paris-Dakar 3 times in a Peugeot 405. See how Renault, Peugeot and Citroen are successful in any competition they do. I think they are trustworthy.

Guss  (6) posted on 01.15.2007

I think this dude does what few can. and with a peugeot. I for one do not trust french cars ( hope no frechie takes offence) but this 405 seems to be flying.

Lauren  (4) posted on 01.15.2007

He seems to be doing some great steering up on the hill. 4ws rocks!!

Jennifer  (4) posted on 01.15.2007

I’ve heared of this Ari Vatanen. Seems he was an excelent pilot back in the days.

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