Romain Dumas wins his third Pikes Peak Hill Climb wearing Chopard

06/28/2017
Melvyn Teillol-Foo

Romain Dumas on the way to victory

Sunday 25th June 2017, Colorado Springs

 

Last year, AlphaLuxe reported on Chopard Ambaassador Romain Dumas winning the 94th Pikes Peak International Hill Climb  [CLICK HERE]

Romain Dumas wins Pikes Peak Hill Climb 2017

Well, the man has done it again by winning the 95th Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, also known as ‘The Race to the Clouds’.

His was actually disappointed by his winning time of 9m 05.672s….having achieved 8m 51.445s when he won last year.

Norma M20 RD

Watch the video below to see the loneliest but frantic 9 minutes of adrenaline filled action.

156 corners.
19.99 km / 12.42 miles.
Altitude at Start Line: 1440 metres.
Altitude at Finish Line: 4301 metres.
Average Speed Uphill: 131.29kph / 81.58 mph.

Romain Dumas received his Mille Miglia GTS Speedblack from Chopard co-president Karl-Friedrich Scheufele

Chopard congratulates Romain Dumas for his third victory from three attempts.
Dumas claimed victory at the second oldest motor sports race in America: Pikes Peak International Hill Climb in Colorado Springs (since 1916).

Romain Dumas wearing his Chopard Mille Miglia GTS Speedblack

During this incredible race, he wore the Mille Miglia GTS Speedblack by Chopard.

 

VIDEO: 9 Minutes of Pure Speed to Win 95th Pikes Peak Hill Climb

 

 

 

Romain’s Mille Miglia GTS Speedblack for Pikes Peak 2017 race

 

Mille Miglia GTS Automatic Speedblack ref. 168565-3002