• Monster Tajima's Monster Sport E-RUNNER Pikes Peak Special

    Looking like some kind of Pikes Peak Batmobile, Monster Tajima's Monster Sport E-RUNNER Pikes Peak Special--GoPro cameras and all--is just about ready for his assault on the mountain. With a full carbon fiber body, what appears to be a very sturdy cage inside the pod-like driver capsule, and more vents and scoops than the actual Batmobile, the awkwardly-shaped electric rally car is, while perhaps not the most oddball car to take to Pikes Peak, certainly among the most. As part of Team APEV, Monster Tajima will pilot the E-RUNNER up the mountain in pursuit of his seventh straight Unlimited...

  • Team APEV Monster Sports electric Pikes Peak race car preview
    Monster Tajima Goes Electric For Pikes Peak 2012

    Nobuhiro "Monster" Tajima is no stranger to Pikes Peak. In fact, he's the reining master, having been the first to break the 10-minute barrier there and set a new world record last year. Likewise, electric cars aren't new to the peak either, though they're much newer and not nearly as dominating as...

  • Monster Tajima's GoPro Suzuki SX4 Pikes Peak race car
    'Monster’ Tajima Breaks 10-Minute Pikes Peak Record: Video

    Nobuhiro ‘Monster’ Tajima has broken his own record for the arduous Pikes Peak Hill Climb in Colorado, and at the same time come under the near-mythical sub-10-minute barrier of the 12.42-mile ‘Race to the Clouds’. To achieve this feat Tajima drove a highly modified Suzuki...

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