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10/02/18
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Spectacular hill climb event in Bavaria

Volkswagen started with six cars at the 2018 Edelweiß Bergpreis Rossfeld

Story: Bavarian hillclimb rumpus
The exotic Volkswagen SP2 leads the beetles up the hill.
In its element: the 650+ PS Golf Mk2 ‘Pikes Peak’ from 1987 with rally icon Jochi Kleint at the wheel.
The Rossfeld Magazin tells guests all about the long history of this hill climb.
Eleonore Rupp bought a ride in the Golf ‘Pikes Peak’ with Jochi Kleint in an auction – and was thrilled.
Racing driver and brand ambassador Benjamin Leuchter with the Golf GTI TCR.
The Mille Miglia Beetle from 1956.
The rare Denzel Beetle made of aluminium had no trouble speeding up the mountain.
One of the few women in the field of starters: Daniela Hacker of Bayreuth with her Zink Formula Vee from 1968.
Historic omnibuses took the spectators to the best viewing spots along the route.
The Rossfeld race is a crowd-puller that attracts fans both young and old.

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