2023 Countdown


Robin Shute


Age: 34

Competitor Info:

Competitor Hometown
Venice Beach, CA
Car Make and Model
2018 Wolf TSC-FS
Years Competed
5th year

Car Info:

Year: 2018

Make: Wolf

Model: TSC-FS

Drive Train: Rear Wheel Drive

Base: 105"

Weight: 1430 lbs.

Engine Make: Honda

Displacement ci: 128

Fuel Types: E85

Frame: Custom

Additional info: Turbo Charged, Overhead Cam

Pikes Peak


  • Best Time: 2019 – King of the Mountain – 9:12.476
  • Best Finish: 2019
  • He ran shortened courses in 2018 and 2021
  • 2021 – Member of inaugural Fast 15 qualifiers
  • 2020 – Robin was unable to travel to the US due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • 2019 and 2021 – Pikes Peak International Hill Climb overall winner, King of the Mountain and Unlimited class winner.
  • 2018 – Pikes Peak International Hill Climb – Unlimited class with factory backing from Honda Racing HPD, Pirelli and Motec. Self-built car with newly founded TSC team, top 3 contender, but had to run a weather-shortened course.
  • 2017 – Pikes Peak International Hill Climb – Faraday Future FF91 – He finished in 11:25.082 – good enough for second place in the Exhibition division.
  • Shute is hoping to beat the Rear-Wheel Drive record set in 2018:
    • Current record: 8:37.230
    • By Simone Faggioli
  • This will be Robin’s 5th run on Pikes Peak