2016 Simola Hillclimb: Entries are open!

2015-12-03 12:56

Public entries for the seventh running of the Simola Hillclimb are open from December ahead of the awesome event in May 2016.

Stun grenades, bullets used to disperse Knysna protesters

2015-06-19 17:35

A portion of the N2 outside Knysna has been re-opened after police dispersed residents said to be protesting over municipal service delivery issues.

Knysna schoolboy shrugs off attention after saving drowning man

2015-05-04 16:22

A 14-year-old schoolboy who saved a man from drowning in Knysna is shrugging off the attention.

Classic cars on show for Simola hillclimb

2015-04-14 07:44

Grand prix racers, muscle cars, retro convertibles.... car enthusiasts are gearing for the 2015 Simola Hillclimb's Classic Car Friday event in Knysna on May 15.

Simola hillclimb entries speeding in

2015-02-27 17:47

Entry slots for the 2015 Knysna Simola Hillclimb are filing up fast. In fact there are no more spots open for the King of the Hill event. Thinking of entering? You could still compete in the Classic Car race...

Horne wins in Knysna

2014-10-31 18:32

Keith Horne has birdied on the final hole to pull off a one-stroke victory in the Vodacom Origins of Golf at Pezula Estate and Spa.

Trio share lead in Knysna

2014-10-29 20:36

Jacques Blaauw, Shaun Norris and Madalitso Muthiya share the lead after the first round of the Knysna leg of the Origins of Golf.

The trouble with small hidden expenses

2014-09-23 11:36

We all enjoy the little pleasures in life, like that freshly made gourmet sandwich or that creamy artisan coffee. So, aren't those things worth spending R50 on?

Book ahead: Restaurants for Knysna marathon 2014

2014-06-28 20:21

5 great places to feast and fill up before the Knysna Oyster Festival half and full marathon races.

Launched: 2014 BMW R1200 GS Adventure

2014-04-19 17:25

Bigger, higher, tougher - that's BMW's latest version of the R1200 GS Adventure just arrived in South Africa. DRIES VAN DER WALT rode the launch route from Port Elizabeth to Knysna... the hard way.


Heidi Klum and Matthew McConaughey's trainer coming to SA

2015-10-09 08:33

She's hot: Dr Oz favourite and trainer to the Hollywood stars, Natasha Fett, will be running exclusive fitness and emotional wellbeing classes in SA in November.

Simola '15: Biggest crowd, fastest cars

2015-05-20 10:00

The recent Jaguar Simola Hill Climb gave motorsport fans a ton of great action and even a peek at the automaker's new small sedan - the XE.

There's performance, then there's Jaguar

2015-04-30 10:36

Coming soon, the annual Knysna Simola Hillclimb when the quiet road up to Simola Golf and Estate becomes a motorsport spectacle.

Re-birthed Mazda brings you the 2

2015-02-28 08:49

Mazda is fresh back in South Africa as an independent brand - and has just launched the latest version of one of its most popular models - the Mazda2. DAVE FALL was there to drive it...

Want to do Simola? Here's what's on...

2015-02-13 09:26

Entries for the 2015 Knysna Simola Hill-climb are open. 2015 will see a new Supercar event and the return of the media challenge.

Battle for dominance in Knysna

2014-10-30 21:11

Erik van Rooyen led the field with his six-under-par 66 after the second round of the Origins of Golf in Knysna.

Knysna 'rally' crash cripples spectators

2014-09-27 15:01

Two people were reported to have lost limbs when a Lamborghini being driven as part of the Rogue Rally crashed on September 25 on the road used for the Knysna Hill Climb.

Knysna Cycle Tour a success

2014-07-07 22:35

Participants of the Rotary Knysna Cycle Tour have conquered the mountains and roads of Knysna and surrounds over the weekend.

New King of the Hill crowned at Simola

2014-05-19 12:50

One hill, two days, 83 very fast cars, 802 runs up the Simola Hill... and one new King of the Hill was crowned in Knysna on Sunday afternoon.

Septuagenerians to spice-up Simola

2014-04-09 10:41

Robert van Zyl, behind the wheel of an 87-year-old Bugatti, is one of several septuagenarians who will compete in the 2014 Jaguar Simola Hillclimb in Knysna in May.

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