By USPA Media
Former Federation of Motorsport Clubs of Uganda (FMU) secretary Joseph Mwangala has joined the three-day Uganda Motor Economy adventure Tour due November 20-22, 2020 to cover 900km.
Mwangala and the former 2WD national champion Timothy Gawaya are latest entrants in the organised by United Motorsport Club (UMOSPOC) and Enduro Club Uganda.
Mwangala will be driving a Toyota wish, while Gawaya navigated by Lion Marty will drive a Toyota Starlet and will be joined by other crews including Alex Kikonyongo, the Worldwide Movers team, Jude Lubega and the Panamera fan Innocent Gashumba.
Deputy Clerk of the Course Jareed Kaleera explains a point. PHOTO BY Kinthan Images
The three-day adventure tour with the theme “Discover what is within” is meant to promote domestic tourism in the country and will cover the western Uganda region.
According to deputy clerk of the Course (COC) Jareed Kaleera, close of entry will be on November 15but the earlier entries are made, the better preparations.
“We basically want to organise this event to international standards,” Kaleera said.
On day one, participants will cover a distance from Kampala- Kapeka- Hoima- Kabwoya Game Reserve and spend an overnight in Hoima.
They will then cover Hoima – Kagadi- Kyenjojo- Fort Portal – Bundibugyo (Semuliki National Park and Sempaya Hot springs) then spend an overnight in Fort Portal on day two.
The final day will cover the areas of Fort Portal – Kasese – Kazinga channel- Queen Elizabeth National Park – Ishaka escapement- Bushenyi and end in Mbarara.
Provisional Entry list.
1. Timothy Gawaya/ Favour Lion Marty (Toyota Starlet)
2. Nasser Kirunda /Tba (Toyota Auris)
3. Prince Henry Jemba Mayanja/tba (Toyota Land cruiser)
4. Aaron Nsambya/ Tba
5. Tom Kigundu/ Tba (Toyota Fielder)
6.Hajji Abdul Ssempebwa/ Tba
7.Jude Lubega/Tba. (Suzuki Jimny)
8. Innocent Gashumba/ Anthony Mugambwa (Subaru Forester)
9.Alex Kikonyongo/Tba (Toyota Harrier).
10. Kalule Karl Ibrahim/ Daniel Mbaazi (Subaru forester).
11. James Mwere (MJ) (Super Custom)
12. Worldwide Movers Team -Nissan Blue Bird (vintage)
13. Joseph Mwangala / Tba (Toyota Wish)