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SIM-U Nation speeds to victory at JW GP Karting

The team won the coveted ticket to Yas Marina Circuit to witness the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2019

In Summary

• The team comprises Steve Muriuki, Ed Behr, Sam Karangatha and Wessel Van Djick

Team Sim-U-Nation receive their cheque from KBL head of spirits Grace Gwaku
Team Sim-U-Nation receive their cheque from KBL head of spirits Grace Gwaku
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The Johnnie Walker GP Karting championship — Kenya Racing Festival — came to an end on Saturday, with SIM-U Nation emerging the winners.

The team won the coveted ticket to Yas Marina Circuit to witness the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2019. The race took place at Whistling Moran, Athi River.

Only 20 teams made it to the finals, each made of four racers. At the end, Team Sim-U-Nation, which comprises Steve Muriuki, Ed Behr, Sam Karangatha and Wessel Van Djick, emerged the winner. 

An afterparty ensued, featuring Nviiri the Storyteller, Ben Soul and legendary musician Nameless. Hype MC and radio presenter Shaffie Weru hosted the event.

Vines of Africa comedian George Kimani drives his Go-Kart to victory
Vines of Africa comedian George Kimani drives his Go-Kart to victory
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Ben Soul
Ben Soul
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Nameless
Nameless
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Go-Kart racers line up to be flagged
Go-Kart racers line up to be flagged
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Fans at the event
Fans at the event
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