This year the race by climbing the mountain Pikes Peak ended with the tragic death of favourite competitions Karlena Dunn, but as they say, the show must go on.
The Australian rider Renni Scaysbrook on Grozny nakede Aprilia Tuono V4 1100 Factory has updated the record – swept the achievement of Chris Fillmore on a KTM 1290 Super Duke R (9 minutes 49,625 seconds and 2017), showing a 9 minute 44,963 seconds. Great result, although not reaching in comparison with the time, which could show Dunne. According to estimates of the judges, Carlin was in step of 9 minutes, 32 seconds. Meanwhile, Fillmore is also not sitting idly by. He showed up in the Lightweight class at supermotard KTM 450 SX-F and set a record time in their category in a 10 – minute 20,819 seconds.
Thus, Chris Fillmore was the only racer to Pikes Peak, who managed to stamp records in all three motorcycle classes of Heavyweight, Middleweight and Lightweight.