By Our Reporter
Uganda’s newest Rally sweetheart Rajiv Ruparelia has unveiled a new look ahead of the 21st edition of the V-Power Pearl of Africa Uganda Rally this weekend.
The event will be the fifth round of Africa Rally Championship (ARC), and will also double as the fourth round of the National Rally Championship (NRC).
The 2019 Kayunga Auto Cross champion is surprisingly not on the final entry list but his team has confirmed they will be taking part of the 2019 Pearl of Africa Rally.
Our sources went ahead to confirm Team Rajiv Ruparelia has done multiple training runs and feels confident, the 28-year-old will definitely have what it takes to compete in this year’s event.
“He might be just starting out his racing journey but he’s excited about Pearl of Africa Rally.” said a source within the RR team.
Our source went ahead to explain why he’s excited saying, “He wants to test his capabilities against the best racers out there and have a tone of fun while at it.”
It’s not yet clear what capacity the team will participate in but they will surely be in Busiika and Kayunga respectively.
How official sources indicate he was yet to enrol officially for these events by press time.
Watch this space for new details. And we wish the RR team success