By Andrew Visper
City Businessman turned rally driver Rajiv Ruparelia is back in action today June 23, 2019 at the Federation of Motorsport Clubs of Uganda (FMU) 2019 Autocross Kayunga.
In his debut rally last month, Rajiv finished second after clocking a record time of 10:44 minutes during the Enduro Autocross Championship 2019 that took place in Zion Estates, Ssisa.
Over fifteen crews participated in the championship.
The son to Uganda’s richest man Sudhir Ruparelia under his RR ‘Double Trouble’ cruises his Poland imported volkswagen Polo Proto.
In April this year, Rajiv joined Rallystar Academy in South Africa for a specialised rally training. He was trained by Africa’s number one trainer Leone Botha.
“I decided to join rallying just to feed my strong passion for Motorsport. But also I want to have fun. And rallying is not something you just wake up and take on. I decided to join a rally school to get myself equipped with some experience,” Rajiv revealed.