Bengi and Tuta
savoured their KNRC Division 1 and group N double and so were
Mombasa crew of Sohanjeet Singh Puee and Adnan Din who won
Division Two and Group S.
Division III and KNRC SPV class champions were Nikhil
Sachania and Alfir Khan.
Sachania who is a physically challenged driver and who drives
a hand controlled Evolution 10 had his trophy received by his
team manager Tinu Khan as he was out of the country.
Two Wheel Drive champions were Sarit Shah (drivers) and Wayne
The overall Raid champions were Ross Field and Quentin Savage
who also won the Motorcar-Prototype class.
The Motorcar-Modified class honors went to Adin Haq and Kavit
J. Dave while the Buggy was taken by Abid Ganatra and Sameer
The Kenya National Autocross Champions were Safina Khan (2WD
Non Turbo), Inran Hakada (2WD Turbo), Sahib Omar (4WD Turbo):
Kirit Rajput and his son Yuvraj Rajput won the Open and bambino
Kenya National Karting Champions were Zack McKean in 60cc
Class Comer, Yuvraj Rajput in Iame Class, William Kim in Junior
Rotax Class, Yash Gohil in
Rotax Mini Max Class and Neel Vadgama in Open class.
KCB Group Marketing and Communications Director Angela
Mwirigi noted that after a solid 16 years of the rally sport
support they are proud as a Group to continue supporting various
disciplines of motors sports and sports in general.
"In the next three years we will be supporting motorsports
and look forward to a very strong partnership with KMSF," said
KCB are expected to announce their return to the title
sponsorship of the 2019 KNRC in due course.
KMSF Chairman and WRC Safari Project CEO Phineas Kimathi said
2019 will be an eventful year what with the WRC Safari
candidature in July.
He said Clubs will now receive an improved facilitation of
the KNRC sponsorship while KMSF will take over the provision of
the safety chopper.
Kimathi added that homologation of cars for African countries
has been extended by FIA from four to eight years meaning teams
will not have to invest on new machines when the four year
Kimathi added that the first round of the KNRC will be held
on the first week of February.