Pearl of Africa Uganda rally launched
Pearl of Africa Uganda has been launched today at Shell Bugolobi. The premier Uganda and African rally championship will take place starting July 18-20, 2018.
According to Jeff Kabagambe the Clerk of the course, drivers will do five repeated and competitive sections in Busiika on day one and day two in areas of Kayunga district.
So far, Jeff Kabagambe said only 11 local drivers and one foreigner in Manvir Baryn have confirmed participation.
The rally will cover 211.74km in a period of two days. The rally will also act as the fourth round of the Uganda national rally championship.
Meanwhile Shell has handed in its Ugsh110m sponsorship to the organizers of this rally where over 20 foreign drivers are expected to take part.
Shell also will sponsor Ronald Ssebuguzi and Arthur Blick to a tune of Ugsh65m each and Ugsh40 and Ugsh5m towards Omar Mayanja and Kakyama Mayanja respectively to help them prepare for this rally.
Entries will be closed by July 13 and the organizers will go through the checkup of driving and competition licenses to confirm their validity and also the health life of the drivers.