Thursday, April 18, 2024

Panton rally glory

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IT WAS not the 25th anniversary celebration of Rally Barbados local motoring fans were hoping for yesterday, as 13-time winner Roger ‘The Sheriff’ Skeete and his co-driver Louis Venezia were dethroned by Jamaica’s Jeff ‘Fudgie’ Panton and Mike Fennell.

The Jamaicans triumphed in their Ford Focus WRC06 as they were declared provisional winners with a total elapsed time of one hour, 00.59.71 seconds after a near flawless performance in the three-day Sol rally, which covered a total of 113.20 kilometres of stage miles after starting Friday at Bushy Park and finishing at the same venue.

Please read the full story in today’s Daily Nation, or in the eNATION edition.

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