What particular challenges are posed by the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb?
From a sports perspective, it is that you are only given one chance to set a new record. That’s what counts. Of course you can train, test everything, and prepare yourself as well as possible. But on the Sunday of the race, the driver is alone on the course with his car. Technically, what’s important is finding the optimum compromise between performance, energy capacity, and weight for a vehicle that is electrically powered.