The stage is set for the Mombasa Motor Club (MMC) round of the
KCB Kenya National Autocross Championship this Sunday.
The event will
bring together top MMC drivers with quite a good chunk
coming from Nairobi and upcountry.
is set and it’s all systems go. The loop is 2.5 kilometers
and we expect some good action.
“It’s indeed a
flat-out dash. The club has done a lot of work and
spectators are welcome to the event,” said Club chairman
leader Rehan Shah will take on Lovejyot Singh (Subaru N10)
and the Subaru MMC duo of Ammar “Bushy” Haq and Naushad
Kara Lota of Lota Motorsports who leads the Club series.
Also in the 4WD T mix is Paras Pandya
Car Number 202 – Shalien Mughal – 2WD.
spoilt for choice whether to enter his Evolution or GC8
but whatever is up the sleeves of the drivers will be
known this Sunday.
The event will also
double up as a round of the 2018 Mombasa Cement sponsored MMC
Clubman championship series.
Naushad who has won
the last two rounds of the series leads the MMC log.
Izmir Racing will be
represented by Lovejyot Singh in 4WD Turbo, Shaz Ismail in 2WD
Turbo and the Mughal siblings Shailen in Open Class and Sarry in
2WD Non Turbo Class.
Kiana Rajput (6) who
does karting will be making her debut in Mombasa in peewee class
driving a Polaris.
Her brother Yuvraj
Rajput is leading the bambino class and will be seeking to
extend his championship lead at sea level.
Yuvraj’s dad Kirit
is lying second in open class behind Alfir Khan.
Kirit Rajput: “Last
race was a muddy event and my son managed to get awesome times
ahead of many buggies and cars.”
Lovejyot Singh: “We
tested the car yesterday; just some minor electrical fault in
the car which we are trying to sort out. Other than that car is