21 drivers enter the Safari

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6th Jun, 2019 06:06:59

    Nairobi, June4, 2019---A record 21 drivers including three foreigners had entered the 2019 WRC Candidate Event/Africa Championship Safari Rally by close of business on Tuesday.

    Entries close on June 19.

    Zambia rally ace Leroy Gomes, navigated by Urshlla will drive a Ford Fiesta R5 while Ugandan Anthony Mugambwa and Leon Ssenyange have entered a Mitsubishi EVO X. Briton John Lloyd will be joined by Kenyan Adrian Cavenagn in Ford Escort in the classic category.

    Defending champion Carl Tundo who makes his Zambia ARC Rally this weekend is expected to field the Menenagi-sponsored Mitsubishi Lancer EVO X navigated by Tim Jessop. He will be joined by team mate Onkar Rai who will be navigated by Gareth Dawe in a Skoda Fabia R5.

    Competitors coming from Africa will have to report to customs on their arrival in Kenya. Please prepare a list of all the tools and equipment you are bringing with you. Please see the Kenya Revenue Authority website for detailed information. Website: www.kra.go.ke

    Located about 15 km north of the Central Business District of Nairobi , the Kasarani Stadium will play host to the first competitive stage of the event . A specially created Super Special Stage of 2.5 km within the vicinity of the Stadium and the Start Ramp will be the curtain raiser for the Safari Rally 2019. Designed specifically for the Spectators , expected in the thousands – the SS will showcase the excitement that comes with an event of this magnitude.

    Cars will thereafter proceed via a 100km Liaison to the floor of the Rift Valley , west of Nairobi to Naivasha for Service and the first overnight Parc Ferme at the Naivasha Sopa Resort.

    The second and third days will see the crew test their skills and cars in Naivasha and Gilgil areas.





















    PARAS PANDYA - KEN FALGUN BHOJAK - KEN KEN EVO X
    MAHESH HALAI -KEN KETAN HALAI - KEN KEN SUBARU IMPREZA N N
    LLOYD JOHN - UK CAVENAGH ADRIAN - KEN UK FORD ESCORT CLASSIC
    SOMEN JONATHAN - KEN HECHLE RICHARD -KEN KEN FORD ESCORT MK II CLASSIC
    EDWARD MAINA EDWARD NJOROGE KEN SUBARU IMPREZA N10 N
    JASMEET CHANA - KEN RAVI CHANA - KEN KEN EVO X N
    KARAN PATEL - KEN JAMES MWANGI - KEN KEN EVO X N
    DAREN MIRANDA - KEN FERNANDES WAYNE - KEN KEN TOYOTA SPRINTER 2WD
    WALUBI KEPHER - UG MUGAMBWA ANTHONY UG EVO X N
    SSEBAGUZI RONALD SSENYANGE LEON-UG UG EVO X N
    PUEE SOHANJEET- KEN DIN ADNAN - KEN KEN SUBARU IMPREZA N10 N
    GEOFF MAYES - KEN SUZANNE ZWAGER - KEN KEN LANDROVER SPV
    RAI ONKAR - KEN DAWE GARETH - KEN KEN SCODA FABIA RC2-R5
    CHAGER BALDEV- KEN RAVI SONI - KEN KEN EVO X RC2-R4
    KAHLON LOVEJYOT SINGH - KEN LIMBANI HARSHIL - KEN KEN SUBARU IMPREZA N10 S
    GOMES LEROY - ZAM GOMES URSHLLA - ZAM ZAM FORD FIESTA R5
    SACHANIA NIKHIL - KEN DEEP PATEL - KEN KEN EVO X SPV
    CARL TUNDO - KEN TIM JESSOP - KEN KEN EVO X RC2-R4
    SIRA HARDEV - KEN TBA KEN FORD ESCORT CLASSIC







    Last modified on 6th Jun, 2019 06:06:59

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