Duncan Wins Mbarara Rally Championship 2020, as
Rajiv, Navigator Olinga safe after car mishap
By Our Reporter
Duncan Mubiru kikankane was declared winner of the just concluded Rukaari lake Mburo Mbarara Motor Rally 2020 over the weekend of which victory exploded into celebrations by his fans amidst frustrations from other drivers whose machines suffered both mechanical and technical hitches.
DEAD END;Rajiv’s damaged VW Polo which lost the rear wheel set.
Meanwhile Rajiv Ruparelia who crushed out of the event alongside other colleagues in the trade, later his Rajiv Ruparelia rally team issued a press statement late Sunday explaining what exactly happened and below its quoted, ‘due to a technical difficulty, we were unable to complete the 2nd last stage of day two in Mbarara’.
A cross section of some of the rally cars that took part in the weekend event.
The driver, Rajiv and navigator Enoch Olinga are in good condition after the breakdown, however we would like to officially thank all the fans, RR team, organizers, sponsors for the full support of the well organized Rukaari Mbarara Rally 2020 and we hope to come back even stronger concluded the statement.
The vehicle’s rear tyres got off forcing the car into a near roll into the nearby bushes but thanks to God it stopped instantly.
However some fans reacted on face book one Senkungu Ishmael said he had debate with Lawrence when he said they are to suffer because of Rajiv presence in this rally industry.
The statement that the Rajiv rally team issued after the incident.
But I told him that Rajiv needs to learn how they finish a rally and that may take him some time like Onkar Rai, Rajiv is too aggressive, he needs to be calculative,he did not have to go into a trap of fighting with mafu mafu….he can make you lose a leg when least expected and that is what happened.
He added that man, that guy mafu mafu I no man’s daily bread, ask some guards who have succumbed to his terror.
The rally monster machine before the incident that shocked Rajiv and his fans.
However Roymond rubbished Senkungu claim saying it was his opinion, such issues happen in rally even world rally championship drivers drop out, but Senkungu urged that just look at the statistics of his DNF, the guy needs to cool down and play a steady game however D. Always shot back saying was mafu mafu driving Rajiv car but Roymond Lauda said there’s no cooling down in rally, you come to race ,cut the guy some slack