[ame]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4uTjq1s843k[/ame] This is Alain Castellana, (currently 59 years old), winning a hill climb in Europe in 2005. He is still one of the best drivers in the sport, despite being an "old man". Remember, he has no shifter paddles. His hand goes to the stick for each gear change. He also has to memorize every corner for almost 3 minutes. Rocks on one side, a cliff on the other. If he misses he's basically dead.