Southern Hill Climb today
The 20th Southern Eliyakanda Hill Climb organized by the Southern
Motor Sports Club (SMSC) and sponsored by CEAT which is the first event
of the SLAS National Championship in 2016 will take place at Browns Hill
The Eliyakanda Hill climb was first held in 1997 and has continued
The 540 metre Eliyakanda track is a challenge to both man and machine
taking part in the 31 race events for motorcycles, cars, trucks and
jeeps of which 11 are motorcycle events.
It is expected that Darin Weerasinghe who won the event in 2014 and
2015 and also holds the course record of 33.83 seconds for motor cars
will push himself and his machine to clinch his third successive win and
carry away the Preethi Palliyaguru trophy and keep it for ever.