Results Subida a El Tanque 2017

Javier Afonso added his name to the palmares of the Subida a El Tanque this weekend. He won the event in the same Silver Car S2 with which his father Pedro was victorious between 2013 and 2015. Last year’s winner Benito Martin had to settle for second and Francisco José Suarez completed the podium.

Tenerife touringcar champion Jonathan Garcia dominated practise at El Tanque. But he quickly retired in the first race after a large stone damaged the oilfilter of his Seat Leon. José Alberto Diaz benefitted to take victory.

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Preview, Timing and Entrylist Pujada a Les Ventoses 2017

The Pujada a Les Ventoses is the second round of the Catalunya Hillclimb Championship. 35 drivers entered the speed hillclimb, 5 of which are CM sportscars.

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Final Entrylist Subida a Estepona Peñas Blancas 2017

The final entrylist to the Subida a Estepona – Peñas Blancas is finally published. You can view the list consisting of 62 drivers here.

Preview, Timing and Entrylist Subida a El Tanque 2017

The Subida a El Tanque is the first hillclimb of the year in Tenerife. Three CM prototypes lead the field with last year’s winner Benito Martin challenged by Francisco Suarez and Javier Afonso. Champion Jonathan Garcia will face four Mitsubishi Lancers in the touringcar category.

Racing starts with practise at 9:30 and is immediately followed by first and second race.

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Videos Subida a Juncalillo 2017

A couple of videos of the Subida a Juncalillo.

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Results Subida a Juncalillo 2017

As expected the Auto Laca team dominated the Subida a Juncalillo this Saturday. In cold but dry conditions the three teammates Luis Monzon, Armide Martin and Yeray Lemes filled the podium. The two Porsche drivers were not completely confident with their cars although it has to be said that Monzon drove really well. Monzon also steered his Mini Cooper WRC to a new trackrecord. Best of the rest was Juan Luis Santana who discovered his new Mitsubishi Lancer EVO VII in Juncalillo. However he was 9 seconds slower than third placed Lemes.

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Updated entrylist Subida a Estepona Peñas Blancas 2017

A small update to the entrylist of the Subida a Estepona Peñas Blancas was made here. Eight new names were added to the list including Javier Villa with a BRC B-52 in the CM+ class and José Antonio Lopez-Fombona in a Lamborghini Huracan Supertrofeo.

Entries remain open for another 5 days so stay tuned for more updates.

Preview and Entrylist Subida a Juncalillo 2017

This Saturday the Subida a Juncalillo will open the hillclimb season of the Canary Islands. For the first time since its reboot in 2013 the race will count towards the Las Palmas Championship. The history of the sport remains important at Juncalillo with a relatively large number of entrants in regularity and demo.

Headliners in Juncalillo are the Auto Laca Team. Three spectacular car-driver combinations are entered under their banner. Two-time winner Yeray Lemes and Armide Martin will each field a Porsche 997 GT3 Rallye, while two-time Spanish Rally Champion Luis Monzon will bring his Mini Cooper WRC to Juncalillo.

Racing starts at 10:30 Saturday morning with practise and is immediately followed by the first and second races.

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-upd- Preview, Timing and Entrylist Subida a Estepona – Peñas Blancas 2017

The first national hillclimb championship to begin in 2017 is the Spanish. In exactly two weeks time the Subida a Estepona – Peñas Blancas in Andalucia hosts the opening round of the season. The track has changed somehwat from previous years as both the start and finishline were moved downhill. With 7,6 kilometres it is still the longest hillclimb in the Spanish Championship.

Entries are still open for another week, but a small provisional entrylist is already available. Current Spanish and Andalucian champion Humberto Janssens will not defend his titles this year as he is recovering from surgery.

Update 01/03: 8 new names added to the entrylist
Update 09/03: Final entrylist published

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Videos Pujada Alcover 2017

Below are a couple of the videos taken at the Pujada a Alcover this Sunday. An onboard video with Francesc Munne is added directly to the trackpage.

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