After strengthening their lead in the Kenya
National Rally Championship by winning the recent Athi
rally Carl (Flash) Tundo will take their Menengai
sponsored Top Fry Mitsubishi Evolution X to the Coast to
try to move further ahead in the points table by achieving
a top position in the Mombasa Motor Club’s round of the
This will be held on
August 11th starting in the Mombasa Cement compound
at Vipingo and ending in Bamba during the afternoon.
Tundo and Jessop will come under severe pressure from Baldev
Chager and Ravi Soni in their Kabras racing Mitsubishi Evolution
X and the Skoda Fabia of their team mate Onkar Rai who is
currently placed third in the Championship table.
for victory in the Mombasa event is Manvir Baryan who also
drives a Skoda Fabia.
The Mombasa Motor
Club is hoping for 20 competitors from upcountry to challenge
ten Coast rally drivers in the forthcoming event.
The start is
scheduled for 6:30 a.m and the rally opens with a closed ten
kilometre section which will give tear away thrills for
spectators at the Mombasa Cement compound.
then head for Bamba for more closed sections on private land in
The service park at
Bamba will also be the venue for the afternoon prize giving
which will give plenty of time for spectators and competitors to
return to Mombasa in daylight.
The first half of
the Kenya National Rally Championship has given Eric Bengi and
his navigator Tuta Mionki in their Menengai Cream Subaru Impreza
an enviable series of successes.
Eric and Tuta occupy
fifth place in the KNRC championship and lead the division one
Eric is 42 points
ahead of the current runner-up Jasmeet Chana in the drivers
division one title and Tuta is at the top of the table for