2021 Simola Hillclimb – King of the Hill Class Finals


Single Seaters and Sports Prototypes It’s official – the Simola Hillclimb has an all-new record! Andre Bezuidenhout lived up to all expectations and powered the agile 2007 Gould GR55 to the best-ever time on the 1.9 km Simola Hill, stopping the clock in 35.164 seconds – 0.364 sec quicker than his previous record time from […]
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Q6 cancelled after Chris Hollis crash


The final qualifying round was cancelled after #18 Chris Hollis ran wide at exit of Turn 5 and shot left up the banking at Turn 6. The car has been damaged but Chris is fine. As a result the final qualifying times stand as per the end Q5. In the Road and Supercar category, JP […]
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2021 SHC King of the Hill – Qualifying 5


King of the Hill is heating up – literally and figuratively – today, with Andre Bezuidenhout chipping away at his times to set another fastest run for the morning at 35.566 seconds. “My eye is still on a 34-second time, but we had a problem with a wheel sensor that didn’t work this morning. I’m […]
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2021 SHC King of the Hill – Qualifying 4


The King of the Hill competitors are on it this morning, with Andre Bezuidenhout setting his first official qualifying time of the day at 35.589 seconds in Q4 – just 0.061 sec off his current official record in the Gould GR55, and 0.14 off his fastest time from yesterday. Wade van Zummeren is on a […]
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2021 SHC King of the Hill – Qualifying 1


A new unofficial Simola Hillclimb record has been set! Andre Bezuidenhout rocketed the 2007 Gould GR55 up the 1.9 km Simola Hill in a scorching 35.449 sec at an average speed of 193 km/h – from a standing start. His time in today’s first qualifying session was eight hundredths of a second quicker than his […]
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2021 SHC King of the Hill – Practice 4


Things are hotting up on the first day of the King of the Hill challenge at Simola Hillclimb. Andre Bezuidenhout has came within a whisker of his current Simola record, crossing the timing beam in 35.566 seconds in the fourth and final practice session – a mere four hundredths of a second off his 2018 […]
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