Rajbir Rai to hang his helmet at the end of
the 2016 KNRC season
Kenya’s fastest rally youngster Rajbir Rai has
announced his retirement from the sport after
years of brilliant displays.
Rajbir, the 2014 Pearl of Africa Uganda rally
and Kisumu rally winner announced after the
conclusion of the 2016 KCB Eldoret rally at
Chemweno farm that he will be quitting the
sport after the season closing Guru Nanak
Rally. The son of legendary Sarbi Rai admitted
candidly that he needs a fresh impetus in his
life, hence the decision to hang up his gloves
“I just wanna have some fun in the remaining
two events coz I am retiring at the end of the
season. I have had a good five seasons and I
feel I have other things now.”-Rajbir.
Rajbir started his racing career with driving
buggies at Jamhuri Park prior to moving to
the 2WD class in his dad’s old VW Golf.