Knysna Speed Festival This Weekend

Knysna Speed Festival 2014

All the action of the Knysna Speed Festival is happening this weekend. The Jaguar Simola Hillclimb takes place from 16-18 May 2014 and is sure to entertain any and all speed lovers – and people who just love a good time – from all across South Africa for a weekend of pure adrenalin and fun filled action for the whole family! Jaguar has signed up to be the title sponsor of the Simola Hillclimb for the next three years, and has every intention of powering it into the same league … Read the full article…

Renault Simola Hillclimb Results

Knysna Hillclimb - Classic Bentley

The Renault Simola Hillclimb, held from 18 to 20 May 2012, was a huge success. The Classic Car Friday almost became an aquatic event due to the un-invited downpour. But regardless of the weather, a lot of fun was had by all. Resourceful entrants were seen waiting at the start with huge umbrella’s protecting them against the elements. It was a day filled with memorable nostalgia as a diverse field, from a tiny little 1937 DKW F7 Meistertklasse Cabriolette to large, proud and splendid Bentley’s from the 1920’s graced the … Read the full article…

Knysna Slot Car Challenge

Knysna Slot Car Challenge

Come and have some fun – Entry is FREE! 1. Pre-qualifying will take place on Sunday 13th May from 10h00-15h00 at the annual Garden Route Motor Club’s car show, situated on the Knysna High School sports fields on Waterfront Drive. The track will be set up in the squash courts. 2. Successful drivers will be notified by sms to attend a practice session on Monday evening 14th May from 17h00 on the Slot Car Club’s main 6 lane 39m track. Spectators are most welcome. … Read the full article…

Fun & Camping at Knysna Speed Fest

DJ Lee Munati

[vsw id=”C4BbXdTcCCY” source=”youtube” width=”500″ height=”380″ autoplay=”no”] South Africa’s premier motorsport festival takes place in Knysna from 11 to 20 May. It is the Knysna Speed Festival and it is going to be a blast! Ten days of Karting, Extreme 4×4, 4×4 Eco Trails, Soap Box Derby, Motor Shows, a Classic Car Friday full of nostalgia and people dressed in period costume and the biggie! The Knysna Renault Simola Hillclimb – raw power unleashed on the hill in an explosion of noise, colour, power and skill. … Read the full article…

Knysna Kart Grand Prix 2012

Knysna Kart Grand Prix2

Kart racing is often called the Formula One nursery. Drivers such as Michael Schumacher and almost every Formula 1 driver started their driving careers in Karting. It is fast, fun, challenging and very exciting to watch. The Knysna Kart Grand Prix is unique in South Africa with its “Singapore Grand Prix” atmosphere … Read the full article…