The 9 times World Rally Championship and Pikes Peak hill Climb winner Sebastien Loeb has his sights on the overall fos hill climb record. The frenchman has said he is going to try and beat the 41.6 second record set by Nick Heidfeld in his McLaren F1 racer set in 1999 and still remains unbeaten today. Sebastien Loeb will be going for the goodwood fos hill climb record in his Peugeot UK 208 T16 Pikes Peak Car.
Sebastien Loeb – Hill climb record holder at Pikes Peak
In 2013 he set the Pikes hill climb record 8:13.878 smashing 1.33 seconds off the previous record. This is the same car in which he is hoping to beat the Goodwood fos hill climb record.
Each year the cars a timed for the hill climb record and on the final day there is “The Sunday Shoot Out” in which the fastest cars have a final run to see who gets the fast time for that year.
Last years competitors for fos hill climb record left Justin Law the winner of 2013.
Justin Law (fos hill climb record Winner) with Lord March