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Popular for their motorcycles and boat engines, Suzuki isn't the typical company you'd think of to build a Pike's Peak record car, but in 1996, that's exactly what they did with the ESCUDO. Powered by a twin-turbocharged DOHC 2,5l V6 producing 981 hp and 930 nm of torque, the ESCUDO proved to be a step-up from Suzuki's intensely complex twin-engined monstrosities from previous years, both in performance and simplicity. With a weight of just over 800 kg, the car's power and agility were accentuated, making it the perfect contender for the notoriously dangerous Hillclimb. The ESCUDO also left a strong impression on every unsuspecting boy who had 1,000,000 credits to spend on Gran Turismo. Indeed, Suzuki's efforts towards success at Pike's Peak cemented the company as a true Motorsport legend, and paved the way for it to become one of the most respected manufacturers to date.
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My Dad and I getting ready to race!! #OG. @mylifeatspeed #mylifeatspeed #motorcycle #family #likefatherlikeson #desertracing #oldschool
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Happy Birthday to Terry Trachy!!
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Happy 77th Birthday to the legend I call Dad! Thanks for so many great life lessons, teaching me throttle control and how to treat and raise a family! I owe you big time!!
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Great Stunt team shirts done by @johnsonmotorsinc #fordvsferrari @driversinc. #mylifeatspeed
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On the way to Mammoth with this old girl! Looking forward to skiing and enjoying friends and family!! ...

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Watching the Grammys and Aerosmith and remembering that time I doubled Steven Tyler and hung out with Motorsports legend and great guy Emerson Fittipaldi! My day 5 Motorsports challenge photo! @mylifeatspeed ...

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Day 5: Time to start prepping this sexy lady for the 2020 @norra1000 @mylifeatspeed @driversinc ...

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Motorsports challenge day 4. My brother @gary_trachy winning the Amateur National Championship at Loretta Lynn’s. He hadn’t raced in years from injury but came back and raced the 125 class in Supercross! Without question one of the toughest guys on the planet, and I know so many tough dudes I can’t even count! Love ya Gary! Heart of gold as well!! ...

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