Nairobi, November 12, 2018–Sahib Omar claimed the 2018 National Autocross Championship at the Juja Autocross track clocking the fastest timed heat with a time 02:18.94 and the total fastest time out of three heats recording 07:00.45.
He clinched the title just in fine fashion as there was relentless pressure from his mentor and teammate, Rehan Shah, who came in with a total fastest time of 07.10.67.
The podium was completed in the 4WD category by McRae Kimathi clocking a 02:25.32 as his fastest timed heat.
KCB Branch Manager, Ruiru Branch, James Kinga was present at the final event of the 2018 Autocross Calendar and said that it was a great occasion with 20 drivers registered to tackle the Juja Track.
He added that he “looks forward to the 2019 season because KCB Bank will be ever present to support a continuously growing sport in Kenya.
WRC Safari Rally Project CEO Phineas Kimathi was in attendance to acknowledge the victors and participants. He re-assured everybody that the WRC Safari Rally project was still in the right.