Jaguar Simola Hill Climb – May 2018

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Jaguar Simola Hill Climb

Records broken all round

Date: 4 – 7 May 2018

What a honour to witness best motoring event of the year, witnessing records being broken with our own eyes. To the most attended Knysna hill climb ever with 17000 people, record breaking entries for race participants and best of all fastest times up the hill in all categories.

Classic Car Friday

4 May 2018

Classic Car Top 3 winners

2nd Place Ian Schofield
2nd Place Ian Schofield – Car: March 77B – Time: 45.433
2nd Place Ian Schofield - Car: March 77B - Time: 45.433
2nd Place Ian Schofield – Car: March 77B – Time: 45.433
3rd Place Peter Jenkins - Chevron B19 : Best time - 45.882
3rd Place Peter Jenkins – Chevron B19 : Best time – 45.882

Post town parade heading back to the hill

Saturday practice & Qualifying runs

Sunday Class shootouts & King of the Hill shootout

King Of the Hill Winners

Road & SuperCar Winner:  Reghard Roets (Nissan GTR R35)

Reghard retains his title for another year and setting a new record of 44.892 in his class.

Modified Saloon Winner: Wilhelm Baard (Nissan GTR R35)

Wilhelm Baard remains untouchable in the Modified Saloon category after having major breakdowns during the weekend. He managed a new record of 39.463 after breaking yet another front spliter  and losing boost on turn 7 in the final run. We could’ve definitely see a faster time in the 38 second region.

Single Seater and Sportscar Winner: Andre Bezuidenhout (Gould GR55)

Charl Joubert - Lotus Elise - 39.519
2nd position – Charl Joubert – Lotus Elise – 39.519
3rd - Dawie Joubert -Lotus Exige - Best time: 40.025
3rd – Dawie Joubert -Lotus Exige – Best time: 40.025
3rd - Dawie Joubert -Lotus Exige - Best time: 40.025
3rd – Dawie Joubert -Lotus Exige – Best time: 40.025
Martin Van Zummeren - Nissan R34 Skyline - Best time: 40.417
4th position – Martin Van Zummeren – Nissan R34 Skyline – Best time: 40.417
5th position Anton Cronje - WRX STI - Best Time : 40.973
5th position Anton Cronje – WRX STI – Best Time : 40.973
Nissan Leaf - all electric car
Nissan Leaf – all electric car