Sharima “Speed Queen” Khan – Guyana’s First Female Race Car Driver

Sharima Khan is known as the “Speed Queen” because of her passion for race car driving. Born in Grove, East Bank Demerara to Haroon and Angela Khan, Sharima has had an interest in racing since the tender age of 8.  Her first experience was in a Formula One design go-cart, which she practiced in each day after school. In November, 2015 Sharima made history when she earned a spot a the winners podium finishing 2nd at the South Dakota Circuit. This is … read more

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