Pikes Peak International Raceway in Fountain, Colorado presents the first running of GOLD RUSH 2023! PPIR is nestled in the east of Colorado’s Rocky Mountains and is one of the highest elevation competition race tracks in the United States. Named for its proximity to Pikes Peak, the highest summit of the Southern Front Range known as “America’s Mountain”, Pikes Peak International Raceway has become an attraction for all kinds of events, ranging from grassroots motorsports to concerts and festivals. GOLD RUSH is a Time Attack Competition with $50,000 in cash prizes. The event will tea enlace eon July first and second in 2023, the weekend after the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Alongside the competition, there will be Exhibition Enduro, non-competitive PDX, as well as a car show. Time Track competitions will compete in event timed sessions where the first to break the track record, the fastest overall, and the top three in each class will receive a portion of the cash prize. The current production car track record is 53.097 and is held by Feras Qartoumy in his C6 Corvette.
Do you have what it takes to win?
Prepare your race car and your mental grit. Come compete in Pikes Peak International Raceway’s GOLD RUSH coming in July of 2023! Camping will be available for spectators and drivers. Spectators are encouraged to bring an RV or tent to camp in spaces that overlook the road course! Can’t make it to the event? Then be sure to tune into the GOLD RUSH Livestream on both Saturday and Sunday to keep up with the drivers.
For more information on classing, the payout breakdown, and driver application, please visit the full GOLD RUSH page here.