General Info

Tree Project

The Jaguar Simola Hillclimb aim to raise funds in support of the Greenpop: Eden Regeneration Festival. These funds will go towards the clearing of Alien Vegetation, as well as, the planting of indigenous trees in the areas affected by the devastating fires of June 2017.
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Event Overview

The 2018 Jaguar Simola Hillclimb will run over four days – from Thursday 3 May to Sunday 6 May and will include the following elements...
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Golf Day

The seventh Knysna Speed Festival Golf Day will be the Speed Festival's charity fund raising event with all proceeds being donated to charity.
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Jaguar Simola Hillclimb, Knysna


The 2014 event, sponsored by Jaguar South Africa for the first time, provided compelling evidence that the event had come of age and is the premier event in the country.
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Knysna Simola Hillclimb - Social responsibility

Social Responsibilty

Our 2017 event saw Knysna Animal Welfare, the MG Car Club South Cape (who in turn pass the funds onto a selected charity), the Sedgefield Lions Club and the Knysna Sports Academy receive over R70 000 from the organisers.
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The Knysna Speed Festival story began in 2009 with the first running of the Simola Hillclimb. From humble beginnings the event grew rapidly between 2010 and 2012 quickly becoming one of the most popular events on the South African motorsport scene.
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Future Dates

The following are the proposed dates for the Knysna Simola Hillclimb for the next 4 years. Make a note of them - it's an event not to be missed!
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