Abasi Mayinja is the first competitor to register for the 2022 Shell V-Power Pearl of Africa Uganda Rally (POAUR) scheduled for 6-8th May, 2022.
Entries officially opened on 1st April, 2022 and will close on 23rd April, 2022.
Abasi Mayinja is a seasoned competitor in local rally. He started his rally career in the early 2000s; driving a Celica ST165. He later graduated to a Subaru Impreza N8; a car he has registered for this year’s event.
Abasi has participated in more than five Pearl of Africa Rallies. He registered his career best POAUR finish in 2019; taking tenth place that year.
Besides Abasi, a cast of local and foreign competitor are expected to participate in this year’s rally.
Organisers will allow a maximum number of forty-five (45) entries.
This year’s rally will be based in Lugazi and Jinja; which are in the Central and Eastern regions of Uganda.
Shell V-Power Pearl of Africa Uganda Rally will count towards the FIA African Rally Championship and also the National Rally Championship.
Entry forms can be downloaded from www.motorsportuganda.com or picked at the Pearl of Africa Uganda Rally Headquarters at Plot 3, Second Street, Industrial Area.
*Credit: FMU Media.