Auto Industry


Epic Scenes From the Pikes Peak Hill Climb, an Auto Race Straight Up a Mountain

The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb has given rabid auto fans and the most daring racers in the country cliff-edge thrills since 1916. This year's 99th edition was no different. More than 40,000 people gathered on the Colorado mountain this past weekend to watch 130 high-powered cars and motorcycles run the 12.42-mile course straight up the side of the mountain. Contestants hit speeds of 150 mph on the way up—with not even a guard rail to shield them along the way.


Scenes From Goodwood Festival of Speed, a Celebration of Classic British Motorsports

Each year thousands of guests dressed in their summer best flock to England's Goodwood Festival of Speed, a three-day celebration of classic cars and adrenaline-fueled motoring. The event is led by Lord March, a much-loved auto enthusiast who owns the rural Goodwood Estate an hour outside London. Highlights include a hill climb race, a supercar run, and an extensive motorcar show

Wall Street


Is It Really All Greek to Markets?

RBC Capital's Jonathan Golub discusses the Greek debt crisis and its impact on U.S. stocks with Bloomberg's Alix Steel and Julie Hyman on "Bloomberg Markets." (Source: Bloomberg)

Oil Drops

It's bad for the exporters, great news for you



In December, drilling contractor Ensign Energy Services Inc. told California regulators that it planned to dismiss as many as 700 workers.