Phineas Kimathi

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Phineas Kimathi said : “I wish to thank Toyota Kenya and Toyota Gazoo Racing for donating the 000, 00 and the replica of the Yaris WRC car being given as a huge sponsorship to WRC Safari Rally. "The three cars will help us immensely in the running of the event. For us, we have chosen to associate with very strong brands, just to make sure we make our partners proud. I’m talking about KCB Bank, Kenya Airways, and Toyota Kenya. Toyota Kenya Sales coordinator Ryo Hasegama (R) and Safari Rally CEO Phineas Kimathi pose with with the 2021 Hilux at Moi Stadium Kasarani. "I’m happy that Toyota has visited us to present the cars with just 12 days left to the start of this iconic event. With such generous support we want to deliver a great event,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 11, 2021 10:46:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “This program presents an exciting opportunity for young drivers to gain vital experience. The FIA Rally Star Programme is the most cost-effective way for any young budding driver to get onto the world stage. Our long-term goal is to attract more young drivers to the sport and in time, enable them to graduate to the senior category for Kenya. This is a special moment for the local rallying community, and we are proud to witness Hamza, Jeremy and McRae become the faces of the next generation of competitive rally drivers thanks to KQ,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, June 9, 2021 9:42:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "Our young drivers stand a chance of becoming the next stars of rallying not only in Kenya but across the world with the latest support coming from the World Rally Championship body. The FIA Rally Star programme is a great initiative by the FIA," External link

allafrica Thursday, June 3, 2021 5:41:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi added : "The FIA has an ambitious programme to develop young talent in motorsport in different disciplines not only rally, but also in rally-X and autocross. A programme that's ongoing in different parts of the world. " External link

allafrica Thursday, June 3, 2021 5:41:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi added : “We are delighted to appoint Capital FM as our official English radio broadcast partner. We have partnered with Capital FM for a number of years and today its great day, I’m delighted to say that Capital Fm is going to broadcast all he highlights of the rally beginning today,” External link

capitalfm Monday, May 31, 2021 12:53:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “This sporting activity with over 5,000 guests will pump over Sh6 billion in our economy. This injection will trickle down to the lowest of businesses in the area around where the event will take place,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, May 27, 2021 11:38:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Kenya Motor ) : “Only two countries outside Europe, Kenya and Japan, are hosting the event. We are glad the President took the initiative of pushing to have the event come back to Kenya after nineteen years,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, May 27, 2021 11:38:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Thierry Neuville ) : “Among the current drivers, none have driven on Safari, so it will be a whole new experience in the Great Rift Valley. But having two different world champions alongside Neuville, who has finished as runner-up on several occasions, is a great feeling for Kenyan enthusiasts. It will give us the much-needed attention as world rallying focus shifts to Kenya,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, May 10, 2021 1:41:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "WRC Safari Rally Championship organizers did a wonderful event. I would also like to thank the government for allowing ARC Equator Rally to go on. This is a happy moment for me since Baldev is right behind me," External link

thestarkenya Friday, April 30, 2021 7:08:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “After successfully staging the African Rally Championships (ARC) Equator Rally over the weekend, we are confident that we can host a bigger and even more exciting event,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, April 28, 2021 8:45:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "My dream is to see the Safari purely managed by Kenyans in the near future," External link

standardmedia Tuesday, April 27, 2021 6:24:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "The route for Equator Rally is both scenic and very challenging. The idea of the Safari is to live our long-term reputation of being the toughest rally in the world. The Equator will act as a dry run for the Safari and will give officials an opportunity to assess their preparedness well in time" External link

thestarkenya Friday, April 23, 2021 5:20:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi added ( about Kenya Power ) : "Power is available and we want to thank Kenya Power for actually making it possible in good time," External link

thestarkenya Friday, April 23, 2021 12:50:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "We have an opportunity to exhibit our products in all the WRC European events (eight events) because we are now part of that network," "So, if we can go outside there and start selling our coffee along with our safari, and our Masai Mara and we can come back and say having gone to Portugal we are now going to get up to 10,000 or so tourists who will have directly booked as a result of visiting the Safari stand," External link

thestarkenya Sunday, April 11, 2021 6:56:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Amina Mohamed ) : "The vaccination has kicked off very well. First and foremost, I would like to thank the Cabinet Secretary for Sports, Culture, and Heritage, Ambassador Amina Mohammed, who has coordinated this exercise from her office and personally took the initiative to launch the campaign yesterday (Thursday). " External link

thestarkenya Friday, April 9, 2021 10:24:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : “Following the announcement by His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta restricting movement in the counties of Machakos, Nairobi, Kiambu, Kajiado and Nakuru and the suspension of all sporting events, the KMSF hereby puts on hold all motor sports events in the country” External link

thestarkenya Friday, April 2, 2021 7:40:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi added : “With the strong rollout of the vaccination campaign led by His Excellency President Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta, his cabinet and other senior officials, we remain optimistic the pandemic will be suppressed to allow the uninterrupted hosting of the WRC Safari Rally Kenya scheduled for June 2021” External link

thestarkenya Friday, April 2, 2021 7:40:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "We are following the initial schedule that we had set out for this year's Safari Rally, assuming everything needed to be ready for July 15," External link

kenyastar Thursday, July 9, 2020 4:43:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi explained : “We are following the initial schedule that we had set out for this year’s Safari Rally, assuming everything needed to be ready before July 15,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, July 8, 2020 5:04:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Amina Mohamed ) : “I would like to thank the government for demonstrating their commitment and the Cabinet Secretary for Sports Hon. Amina Mohamed for her leadership and guidance to make sure we have all the necessary support,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, July 8, 2020 5:04:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “We will continue working as if the Safari will be held in July. The route is complete and sealed,” External link

nation-ke Friday, May 15, 2020 7:04:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi refere : “Se a situação melhorar muito rapidamente, sobretudo na Europa (onde estão baseadas as maioria das equipas, dos pilotos e o fabricante de pneus Michelin), então um adiamento está entre as opções” External link

ptjornal Monday, April 6, 2020 8:51:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "I will be presenting the route to manufacturers this week in Sweden which is supposed to come five months prior to the event. On January 30, we presented the same to the FIA and WRC Promoter," External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, February 12, 2020 7:34:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “President Moi played a central role in growing the sport and his living legacy is the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani, where the WRC Safari Rally Project secretariat is based, and indirectly helped Kenya return back to the high profile World Rally Championship last year,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, February 6, 2020 6:50:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi added : “KMSF has already started developing its parcel of land by constructing a super special stage racing circuit. This will always be a constant reminder of his service to motorsport,” “His regime also allowed local drivers to import competition vehicles and spare parts duty-free to enable them to compete against well-funded foreign factory teams as a way of sustaining the growth of rallying” External link

nation-ke Thursday, February 6, 2020 6:50:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “The huge boost by KCB will go a long way in the successful staging of the events. The sponsorship has kept the sport aloft over the years” External link

thestarkenya Thursday, February 6, 2020 6:05:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “KCB has been our longest sponsor and friend. The sponsorship has helped the KNRC grow in strength and number. It has helped us revive the Safari Rally as a WRC event this year,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, February 5, 2020 6:33:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “The Safari Rally is funded by the Sports Fund and all the sponsors it can find. KCB is a strategic partner for the Safari and they will be making a separate announcement for it,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, February 5, 2020 6:33:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi told : “We can’t think like we used to do in the 1960s,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, January 18, 2020 6:20:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Kenya Motor ) : “This is by far my biggest achievement in my motorsprt career. It couldn’t have come at a better time when Kenya is in the middle of delivering another world class event. I am humbled by the award. It has come as a pleasant surprise and I wish to dedicate it to my family, the WRC Safari Project and the Kenya Motor Sports Federation Board for their support to ensure we got the Safari back. I have travelled to more than 30 countries trying to lobby for the event and I’m glad that the effort has come to fruition,” External link

thestarkenya Sunday, January 12, 2020 2:43:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “The direct injection of money coming from the teams paying for the hotels, the value to the ‘mama mboga’ who is selling cabbages to the hotels or rearing chicken and supplying the hotels is going to be immense,” “It’s going to create employment in a big way because right away we will begin to do the roads, the service park, and we will employ our youth to make sure that we are giving value to everybody in the chain” External link

nation-ke Friday, January 10, 2020 6:46:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi told ( about Kenya Motor ) : “It has been an eventful year that saw the return of Safari Rally back to the World Rally Championships after 17 Years. The KCB Kenya National Rally Championship was equally a success despite challenges from the weather which led to postponement of a number of events,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, December 17, 2019 7:42:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “I am sorry to hear of the mishap. We are praying for them. Hopefully Baryan will soon leave hospital and stays healthy,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, November 10, 2019 8:48:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “Its return has restored our heritage. Between Sh5 and Sh6 billion will be pumped into the economy for the two weeks the event will receive coverage,” “We are talking about getting five cent of 4.9 million people who visit WRC events” External link

nation-ke Friday, September 27, 2019 10:16:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "I have returned from Geneva where we had a series of meetings and I can assure you that Safari is in a safe place," External link

xinhuanet_en Tuesday, September 17, 2019 7:05:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "Kenya has signed a three-year deal with the promoter to run the event as part of the WRC from 2020 to 2022. It's an exciting project, which we hope to fulfill all its conditions. One final step in the agreement was to hold the Safari Rally in 2019 as the Candidate Event. We did so in July," External link

xinhuanet_en Tuesday, September 17, 2019 7:05:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “I have just returned from Geneva where we had a series of meetings and I can assure you that Safari is in a safe place,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, September 17, 2019 1:49:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi told : “We are going through the final (2019 Safari Rally) reports together with the WRC Promoter before they (WRC) forward these reports to the FIA President,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, August 3, 2019 7:52:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi told : “We are going through the final (2019 Safari Rally) reports together with the WRC Promoter before they (WRC) forward these reports to the FIA President,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, August 3, 2019 7:52:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “We are within the timelines of the process and once the report is sent to the FIA, they will discuss and give input on areas that we need working on, and within the next four to five weeks, we should get an announcement on whether or not our bid to get back onto the WRC is accepted, but we are very positive,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, August 3, 2019 7:52:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Jean Todt ) : “Rallying, and the Safari Rally, has always been about safety ever since (the International Automobile Federation President) Jean Todt visited Kenya,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, July 7, 2019 7:29:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “Safety starts with you and me, and we can only expect people to stay safe and drive responsibly,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, July 7, 2019 7:29:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "I believe the country has met all the FIA regulations in regards to safety and organization, and we are ready to hold a world class event," External link

kenyastar Friday, July 5, 2019 10:50:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "I believe the country has met all the FIA regulations in regards to safety and organization, and we are ready to hold a world class event," External link

theCitizen Friday, July 5, 2019 6:42:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "I believe the country has met all the FIA regulations in regards to safety and organization, and we are ready to hold a world class event," External link

nation-ke Thursday, July 4, 2019 7:47:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “We have done all that is possible with the help of the government. A team of FIA officials is already assessing this year’s route. We thank FIA for the big support,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, July 3, 2019 6:40:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi added : “Two cars will race alongside each other in a circuit at Kasarani on the opening day. Cars will then head to the 13km stage after the Super Stage on their way to Naivasha” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, July 3, 2019 6:40:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "For the last one year we have worked tirelessly to meet all the FIA conditions, I am glad to present a well-planned and safe 2019 Safari Rally," External link

coastweek Tuesday, July 2, 2019 10:31:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "For the last one year we have worked tirelessly to meet all the FIA conditions, I am glad to present a well-planned and safe 2019 Safari Rally," External link

xinhuanet_en Thursday, June 27, 2019 8:56:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “When professional teams show interest in participating, it really gives us encouragement and hope of getting the WRC status next year. I am happy with the news,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, June 27, 2019 7:18:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "Drivers will earn additional five points for winning the power stage and bring Rally more to the people," External link

coastweek Thursday, June 20, 2019 11:43:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "Drivers will earn additional five points for winning the power stage and bring Rally more to the people," External link

xinhuanet_en Wednesday, June 19, 2019 8:40:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "The policed areas will be spectator stages, competitive and open roads where the competition cars will pass," External link

xinhuanet_en Wednesday, June 12, 2019 7:26:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "We expect a bumper entry by the time the entries for the iconic event close on June 19," External link

coastweek Saturday, June 8, 2019 8:20:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “We expect a bumper entry by the time the entries for the iconic event close on June 19,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, June 5, 2019 5:39:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "We are slotted for 2020. But the important thing to me is not the pre-calendar status but to get it right when we host this year’s event as The Candidate Event," External link

coastweek Wednesday, May 22, 2019 12:51:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “The team has put lots of efforts in the event for last eight months. It has been a tough task but we just hope all goes well come to the end of the rally,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, May 21, 2019 7:21:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Daniel Arap Moi ) : “He was son of former president Moi but he did not believe in using his family name to have things done. He made good friends” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, April 24, 2019 8:13:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “Jonathan was a real gentleman even when rallying at the highest points of his life. He made lots of friends and never pretended to be a special person in this country. He was humble and polite. We mourn his death with the rest of the family members,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, April 21, 2019 8:37:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi says : “The WRC calendar is pre-determined and since the Easter holiday has moving dates unlike Christmas, it will be difficult to plan the event around that time,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, April 21, 2019 1:19:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Kenya Motor ) : “The visit is part of the programme to help Kenya regain WRC status with our first Safari Rally this year as FIA Candidate Event. We would be glad to enjoy WRC status we lost in 2002,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, March 6, 2019 11:57:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "We are seeking a return to the 14-tier WRC. And we have to look at the security aspect of the event," External link

coastweek Sunday, January 27, 2019 9:42:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Steve May ) : “My sincere condolences to the family of the late Steve. May his soul rest in eternal peace,” External link

coastweek Friday, February 24, 2017 6:56:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Steve May ) : “My sincere condolences to the family of the late Steve. May his soul rest in eternal peace,” External link

coastweek Friday, February 17, 2017 6:47:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Steve May ) : “My sincere condolences to the family of the late Steve. May his soul rest in eternal peace” External link

thestarkenya Thursday, February 16, 2017 4:02:00 AM EAT



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Phineas Kimathi

Last updated on 2016-12-23T18:07+0300.

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Phineas Kimathi said : “I wish to thank Toyota Kenya and Toyota Gazoo Racing for donating the 000, 00 and the replica of the Yaris WRC car being given as a huge sponsorship to WRC Safari Rally. "The three cars will help us immensely in the running of the event. For us, we have chosen to associate with very strong brands, just to make sure we make our partners proud. I’m talking about KCB Bank, Kenya Airways, and Toyota Kenya. Toyota Kenya Sales coordinator Ryo Hasegama (R) and Safari Rally CEO Phineas Kimathi pose with with the 2021 Hilux at Moi Stadium Kasarani. "I’m happy that Toyota has visited us to present the cars with just 12 days left to the start of this iconic event. With such generous support we want to deliver a great event,” External link

thestarkenya Friday, June 11, 2021 10:46:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “This program presents an exciting opportunity for young drivers to gain vital experience. The FIA Rally Star Programme is the most cost-effective way for any young budding driver to get onto the world stage. Our long-term goal is to attract more young drivers to the sport and in time, enable them to graduate to the senior category for Kenya. This is a special moment for the local rallying community, and we are proud to witness Hamza, Jeremy and McRae become the faces of the next generation of competitive rally drivers thanks to KQ,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, June 9, 2021 9:42:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "Our young drivers stand a chance of becoming the next stars of rallying not only in Kenya but across the world with the latest support coming from the World Rally Championship body. The FIA Rally Star programme is a great initiative by the FIA," External link

allafrica Thursday, June 3, 2021 5:41:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi added : "The FIA has an ambitious programme to develop young talent in motorsport in different disciplines not only rally, but also in rally-X and autocross. A programme that's ongoing in different parts of the world. " External link

allafrica Thursday, June 3, 2021 5:41:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi added : “We are delighted to appoint Capital FM as our official English radio broadcast partner. We have partnered with Capital FM for a number of years and today its great day, I’m delighted to say that Capital Fm is going to broadcast all he highlights of the rally beginning today,” External link

capitalfm Monday, May 31, 2021 12:53:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “This sporting activity with over 5,000 guests will pump over Sh6 billion in our economy. This injection will trickle down to the lowest of businesses in the area around where the event will take place,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, May 27, 2021 11:38:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Kenya Motor ) : “Only two countries outside Europe, Kenya and Japan, are hosting the event. We are glad the President took the initiative of pushing to have the event come back to Kenya after nineteen years,” External link

standardmedia Thursday, May 27, 2021 11:38:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Thierry Neuville ) : “Among the current drivers, none have driven on Safari, so it will be a whole new experience in the Great Rift Valley. But having two different world champions alongside Neuville, who has finished as runner-up on several occasions, is a great feeling for Kenyan enthusiasts. It will give us the much-needed attention as world rallying focus shifts to Kenya,” External link

thestarkenya Monday, May 10, 2021 1:41:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "WRC Safari Rally Championship organizers did a wonderful event. I would also like to thank the government for allowing ARC Equator Rally to go on. This is a happy moment for me since Baldev is right behind me," External link

thestarkenya Friday, April 30, 2021 7:08:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “After successfully staging the African Rally Championships (ARC) Equator Rally over the weekend, we are confident that we can host a bigger and even more exciting event,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, April 28, 2021 8:45:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "My dream is to see the Safari purely managed by Kenyans in the near future," External link

standardmedia Tuesday, April 27, 2021 6:24:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "The route for Equator Rally is both scenic and very challenging. The idea of the Safari is to live our long-term reputation of being the toughest rally in the world. The Equator will act as a dry run for the Safari and will give officials an opportunity to assess their preparedness well in time" External link

thestarkenya Friday, April 23, 2021 5:20:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi added ( about Kenya Power ) : "Power is available and we want to thank Kenya Power for actually making it possible in good time," External link

thestarkenya Friday, April 23, 2021 12:50:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "We have an opportunity to exhibit our products in all the WRC European events (eight events) because we are now part of that network," "So, if we can go outside there and start selling our coffee along with our safari, and our Masai Mara and we can come back and say having gone to Portugal we are now going to get up to 10,000 or so tourists who will have directly booked as a result of visiting the Safari stand," External link

thestarkenya Sunday, April 11, 2021 6:56:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Amina Mohamed ) : "The vaccination has kicked off very well. First and foremost, I would like to thank the Cabinet Secretary for Sports, Culture, and Heritage, Ambassador Amina Mohammed, who has coordinated this exercise from her office and personally took the initiative to launch the campaign yesterday (Thursday). " External link

thestarkenya Friday, April 9, 2021 10:24:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Uhuru Kenyatta ) : “Following the announcement by His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta restricting movement in the counties of Machakos, Nairobi, Kiambu, Kajiado and Nakuru and the suspension of all sporting events, the KMSF hereby puts on hold all motor sports events in the country” External link

thestarkenya Friday, April 2, 2021 7:40:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi added : “With the strong rollout of the vaccination campaign led by His Excellency President Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta, his cabinet and other senior officials, we remain optimistic the pandemic will be suppressed to allow the uninterrupted hosting of the WRC Safari Rally Kenya scheduled for June 2021” External link

thestarkenya Friday, April 2, 2021 7:40:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "We are following the initial schedule that we had set out for this year's Safari Rally, assuming everything needed to be ready for July 15," External link

kenyastar Thursday, July 9, 2020 4:43:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi explained : “We are following the initial schedule that we had set out for this year’s Safari Rally, assuming everything needed to be ready before July 15,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, July 8, 2020 5:04:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Amina Mohamed ) : “I would like to thank the government for demonstrating their commitment and the Cabinet Secretary for Sports Hon. Amina Mohamed for her leadership and guidance to make sure we have all the necessary support,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, July 8, 2020 5:04:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “We will continue working as if the Safari will be held in July. The route is complete and sealed,” External link

nation-ke Friday, May 15, 2020 7:04:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi refere : “Se a situação melhorar muito rapidamente, sobretudo na Europa (onde estão baseadas as maioria das equipas, dos pilotos e o fabricante de pneus Michelin), então um adiamento está entre as opções” External link

ptjornal Monday, April 6, 2020 8:51:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "I will be presenting the route to manufacturers this week in Sweden which is supposed to come five months prior to the event. On January 30, we presented the same to the FIA and WRC Promoter," External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, February 12, 2020 7:34:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “President Moi played a central role in growing the sport and his living legacy is the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani, where the WRC Safari Rally Project secretariat is based, and indirectly helped Kenya return back to the high profile World Rally Championship last year,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, February 6, 2020 6:50:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi added : “KMSF has already started developing its parcel of land by constructing a super special stage racing circuit. This will always be a constant reminder of his service to motorsport,” “His regime also allowed local drivers to import competition vehicles and spare parts duty-free to enable them to compete against well-funded foreign factory teams as a way of sustaining the growth of rallying” External link

nation-ke Thursday, February 6, 2020 6:50:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “The huge boost by KCB will go a long way in the successful staging of the events. The sponsorship has kept the sport aloft over the years” External link

thestarkenya Thursday, February 6, 2020 6:05:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “KCB has been our longest sponsor and friend. The sponsorship has helped the KNRC grow in strength and number. It has helped us revive the Safari Rally as a WRC event this year,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, February 5, 2020 6:33:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “The Safari Rally is funded by the Sports Fund and all the sponsors it can find. KCB is a strategic partner for the Safari and they will be making a separate announcement for it,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, February 5, 2020 6:33:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi told : “We can’t think like we used to do in the 1960s,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, January 18, 2020 6:20:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Kenya Motor ) : “This is by far my biggest achievement in my motorsprt career. It couldn’t have come at a better time when Kenya is in the middle of delivering another world class event. I am humbled by the award. It has come as a pleasant surprise and I wish to dedicate it to my family, the WRC Safari Project and the Kenya Motor Sports Federation Board for their support to ensure we got the Safari back. I have travelled to more than 30 countries trying to lobby for the event and I’m glad that the effort has come to fruition,” External link

thestarkenya Sunday, January 12, 2020 2:43:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “The direct injection of money coming from the teams paying for the hotels, the value to the ‘mama mboga’ who is selling cabbages to the hotels or rearing chicken and supplying the hotels is going to be immense,” “It’s going to create employment in a big way because right away we will begin to do the roads, the service park, and we will employ our youth to make sure that we are giving value to everybody in the chain” External link

nation-ke Friday, January 10, 2020 6:46:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi told ( about Kenya Motor ) : “It has been an eventful year that saw the return of Safari Rally back to the World Rally Championships after 17 Years. The KCB Kenya National Rally Championship was equally a success despite challenges from the weather which led to postponement of a number of events,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, December 17, 2019 7:42:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “I am sorry to hear of the mishap. We are praying for them. Hopefully Baryan will soon leave hospital and stays healthy,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, November 10, 2019 8:48:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “Its return has restored our heritage. Between Sh5 and Sh6 billion will be pumped into the economy for the two weeks the event will receive coverage,” “We are talking about getting five cent of 4.9 million people who visit WRC events” External link

nation-ke Friday, September 27, 2019 10:16:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "I have returned from Geneva where we had a series of meetings and I can assure you that Safari is in a safe place," External link

xinhuanet_en Tuesday, September 17, 2019 7:05:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "Kenya has signed a three-year deal with the promoter to run the event as part of the WRC from 2020 to 2022. It's an exciting project, which we hope to fulfill all its conditions. One final step in the agreement was to hold the Safari Rally in 2019 as the Candidate Event. We did so in July," External link

xinhuanet_en Tuesday, September 17, 2019 7:05:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “I have just returned from Geneva where we had a series of meetings and I can assure you that Safari is in a safe place,” External link

thestarkenya Tuesday, September 17, 2019 1:49:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi told : “We are going through the final (2019 Safari Rally) reports together with the WRC Promoter before they (WRC) forward these reports to the FIA President,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, August 3, 2019 7:52:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi told : “We are going through the final (2019 Safari Rally) reports together with the WRC Promoter before they (WRC) forward these reports to the FIA President,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, August 3, 2019 7:52:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “We are within the timelines of the process and once the report is sent to the FIA, they will discuss and give input on areas that we need working on, and within the next four to five weeks, we should get an announcement on whether or not our bid to get back onto the WRC is accepted, but we are very positive,” External link

nation-ke Saturday, August 3, 2019 7:52:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Jean Todt ) : “Rallying, and the Safari Rally, has always been about safety ever since (the International Automobile Federation President) Jean Todt visited Kenya,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, July 7, 2019 7:29:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “Safety starts with you and me, and we can only expect people to stay safe and drive responsibly,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, July 7, 2019 7:29:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "I believe the country has met all the FIA regulations in regards to safety and organization, and we are ready to hold a world class event," External link

kenyastar Friday, July 5, 2019 10:50:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "I believe the country has met all the FIA regulations in regards to safety and organization, and we are ready to hold a world class event," External link

theCitizen Friday, July 5, 2019 6:42:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "I believe the country has met all the FIA regulations in regards to safety and organization, and we are ready to hold a world class event," External link

nation-ke Thursday, July 4, 2019 7:47:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “We have done all that is possible with the help of the government. A team of FIA officials is already assessing this year’s route. We thank FIA for the big support,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, July 3, 2019 6:40:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi added : “Two cars will race alongside each other in a circuit at Kasarani on the opening day. Cars will then head to the 13km stage after the Super Stage on their way to Naivasha” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, July 3, 2019 6:40:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "For the last one year we have worked tirelessly to meet all the FIA conditions, I am glad to present a well-planned and safe 2019 Safari Rally," External link

coastweek Tuesday, July 2, 2019 10:31:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "For the last one year we have worked tirelessly to meet all the FIA conditions, I am glad to present a well-planned and safe 2019 Safari Rally," External link

xinhuanet_en Thursday, June 27, 2019 8:56:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “When professional teams show interest in participating, it really gives us encouragement and hope of getting the WRC status next year. I am happy with the news,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, June 27, 2019 7:18:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "Drivers will earn additional five points for winning the power stage and bring Rally more to the people," External link

coastweek Thursday, June 20, 2019 11:43:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "Drivers will earn additional five points for winning the power stage and bring Rally more to the people," External link

xinhuanet_en Wednesday, June 19, 2019 8:40:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "The policed areas will be spectator stages, competitive and open roads where the competition cars will pass," External link

xinhuanet_en Wednesday, June 12, 2019 7:26:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "We expect a bumper entry by the time the entries for the iconic event close on June 19," External link

coastweek Saturday, June 8, 2019 8:20:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “We expect a bumper entry by the time the entries for the iconic event close on June 19,” External link

thestarkenya Wednesday, June 5, 2019 5:39:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "We are slotted for 2020. But the important thing to me is not the pre-calendar status but to get it right when we host this year’s event as The Candidate Event," External link

coastweek Wednesday, May 22, 2019 12:51:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “The team has put lots of efforts in the event for last eight months. It has been a tough task but we just hope all goes well come to the end of the rally,” External link

nation-ke Tuesday, May 21, 2019 7:21:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Daniel Arap Moi ) : “He was son of former president Moi but he did not believe in using his family name to have things done. He made good friends” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, April 24, 2019 8:13:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : “Jonathan was a real gentleman even when rallying at the highest points of his life. He made lots of friends and never pretended to be a special person in this country. He was humble and polite. We mourn his death with the rest of the family members,” External link

nation-ke Sunday, April 21, 2019 8:37:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi says : “The WRC calendar is pre-determined and since the Easter holiday has moving dates unlike Christmas, it will be difficult to plan the event around that time,” External link

standardmedia Sunday, April 21, 2019 1:19:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Kenya Motor ) : “The visit is part of the programme to help Kenya regain WRC status with our first Safari Rally this year as FIA Candidate Event. We would be glad to enjoy WRC status we lost in 2002,” External link

nation-ke Wednesday, March 6, 2019 11:57:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said : "We are seeking a return to the 14-tier WRC. And we have to look at the security aspect of the event," External link

coastweek Sunday, January 27, 2019 9:42:00 AM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Steve May ) : “My sincere condolences to the family of the late Steve. May his soul rest in eternal peace,” External link

coastweek Friday, February 24, 2017 6:56:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Steve May ) : “My sincere condolences to the family of the late Steve. May his soul rest in eternal peace,” External link

coastweek Friday, February 17, 2017 6:47:00 PM EAT

Phineas Kimathi said ( about Steve May ) : “My sincere condolences to the family of the late Steve. May his soul rest in eternal peace” External link

thestarkenya Thursday, February 16, 2017 4:02:00 AM EAT



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kenya motor sports federation chairman12.50%EN02/24/201724/02/2017
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