Mt. Washington Hillclimb
July 10-12, 2020
February 19, 2019 Press Release∨ CTTC EVENT MENU ∨
UPDATED APRIL 1, 2020
We wanted to reach out to you today to let you know that we have been in regular contact with our partners for the 2020 Subaru Mt. Washington Hillclimb – Subaru of America and the Mt. Washington Auto Road. As of today, with three plus months until the event, it is our joint desire to hold the Hillclimb as planned on July 9-12, 2020 as long as it is the safe and prudent thing to do.
The health of everyone involved with the Subaru Mt. Washington Hillclimb – competitors, volunteers, spectators, sponsors and organizers - is of the utmost importance to all of us. Therefore, we will continue to consult with local and state officials and will post updates immediately through this email, our web site, www.climbtotheclouds.com and through all Subaru Mt. Washington Hillclimb social media outlets as needed. We will see where we are at the first week of May and let you know our direction at that time.
Most importantly, we wish you and your family good health and safety during these difficult and challenging times. We value your support and want you to know we are thinking of you and we look forward to seeing you at the Mt. Washington Auto Road July 9-12, 2020.
Howard Roundy, Event Director
2020 Subaru Mt. Washington Hillclimb
October 30, 2019 Press Release:
Subaru of America Returns as Title Sponsor of 2020 Mt. Washington Hillclimb
February 19, 2019 Press Release:
Mt. Washington Hillclimb Returns in July 2020
Three days and some of the best race and rally drivers from around the world competing for “King of the Hill” honors on the Northeast’s tallest peak -- Mt. Washington!
One of the oldest motorsports events in the United States, the Climb to the Clouds was first run in 1904 and returns on July 10-12, 2020.
More information about this event, where to stay, how to compete, and how to spectate will come in the days ahead!
NOTE: Competitor registration for the 2020 Mt. Washington Hillclimb will open in late September or early October 2019. Once Registration opens, it will remain open until midnight on December 31, 2019. The Climb to the Clouds Selection Committee will then review all applications in January 2020 and the field of selected drivers will be confirmed & announced in February 2020.
2017 – a new record of 5:44:72 by Travis Pastrana, WITHOUT a co-driver!
The video below, Launch Control Season 5, Episode 7: “Launch Control: Climb to the Clouds at Mt. Washington Auto Road,” includes full point-of-view footage from both Higgins’ and Pastrana's runs; including footage from Pastrana's record-setting Climb to the Clouds finish!
2014 – a new record of 6:09:09 by David Higgins and co-driver Craig Drew!
The video below, Launch Control Episode 8: “From the Bottom Up,” includes full point-of-view footage from Higgins’ and Drew’s record-setting Climb to the Clouds!