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Nissan GT-R makes it three in a row at 2019 Simola Hill Climb

ROSSLYN, South Africa – The Nissan GT-R has cemented its position as the most successful supercar at the 2019 Jaguar Simola Hill Climb after it was crowned champion in both the Modified Saloon and Supercar Categories.

Franco Scribante won the Modified Saloon category in his GT-R after he dominated both days of the competition and set a new unofficial record of 38.551 seconds during qualifying. He won the shootout with a final time of 39.342 seconds for the 1.9-kilometer track, making him the only contender to break the 40-second barrier in a production vehicle.

In the category for Road Cars and Supercars, Reghard Roets took the win with a final time of 44.094 seconds. With this win, Roets can claim a hat trick of wins in as many competitions.

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