J.A. Ackley
J.A. Ackley Senior Editor
3/1/24 10:17 a.m.
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’Tis the season! The SCCA Appalachian HillClimb Series begins on April 19-21 with the Pine Mountain HillClimb in Kentucky. Registration opens today, March 1, at 12 noon Eastern.

[Pine Mountain HillClimb: What happens when helpful people rise to the occasion? Success.]

The hillclimb consists of a 2-mile, 10-turn layout that features an elevation gain of 650 feet. Since it takes place at …

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DavyZ
DavyZ New Reader
3/1/24 4:40 p.m.

This is exactly the kind of thing that I want to do:  Drive like the dickens up curvy mountain roads and do it legally and safely!  I don't know if I can finish my car in time for the event, but I would love to go an watch if possible. :)

BoxheadTim
BoxheadTim GRM+ Memberand MegaDork
3/1/24 4:42 p.m.

I really need to find out how to spectate as it's about 30 minutes or so from here.

J.A. Ackley
J.A. Ackley Senior Editor
3/1/24 4:50 p.m.

From Brad Gates on Facebook: "83 of 90 spots filled in the first 4 hours. Don't think about it for too long."

J.A. Ackley
J.A. Ackley Senior Editor
3/1/24 4:51 p.m.

Update: "If you were thinking about this, act quickly! Only 6 of the 90 spaces remain."

J.A. Ackley
J.A. Ackley Senior Editor
3/1/24 6:50 p.m.

One more update: Sold out. They are keeping a waiting list. 

Racebrick
Racebrick HalfDork
3/1/24 7:45 p.m.

As far as spectators go, there is really only a couple spots to watch from, and unless you watch from the starting line you are pretty much stuck where you are for a while. It's an awesome event and anyone that can get there should go.

J.A. Ackley
J.A. Ackley Senior Editor
3/4/24 11:39 a.m.

In reply to Racebrick :

This is on my schedule! Hope to see many of the folks here there in some fashion.

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