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Daigo Saito : GRiD 2018

Japan’s legendary drift king Daigo Saito arrived in Johannesburg with a quiet air of confidence and a thundering 1000bhp V8 Corvette. After three intense days of track action; taking in practice, qualifying, and the all-important race day on December 1st, Saito walked away with the spoils in the Rear-Wheel Drive category. Having toppled four-time GRiD champion Luke Woodham’s reign, and ...

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Gymkhana GRiD 2018

GRiD 2018 Smashes Record As Saito and Kristoffersson Win In South Africa. As the sun set over Johannesburg, the race intensity redlined, and the tyre smoke flew thicker and higher than ever before. Nothing can prepare you for the pure assault on the senses that is Gymkhana GRiD in flat out competition mode. What’s more, nowhere else in motorsport can ...

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Ken Block’s 1400hp AWD Ford Mustang Hoonicorn V2

Finally: we get to nerd out on one of the wildest builds EVER: Ken Block’s all-wheel-drive Ford Mustang Hoonicorn V2. Twin turbo, 1,400 horsepower, 295-width tire at all four corners- spinning, meth breathing madness. Straight from filming Gymkhana TEN. What goes into the making of such a beast, that can take a beating and look good while doing so? Here’s ...

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Gymkhana TEN : Hoonitruck

From the same madman that brought you the Hoonicorn, HHIC Ken Block has dreamed up another bespoke hoon machine, this time made just for Gymkhana TEN: the 1977 Ford F-150 HOONITRUCK. A performance AWD Gymkhana truck motivated by a 914hp Ford Performance Ecoboost V6, derived from the Ford GT engine that won Le Mans. THANK YOU FOR MAKING THIS KEN.

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Drift Queen : Episode One

In Episode 1, Becky’s enormous journey starts at Goodwood Festival of Speed where pro drifters Mad Mike and James Deane lead her to Garage D, one of the main hubs of the UK drifting scene, who she hopes will put her on the right track Follow petrol head Becky Evans (aka Queen B) as she embarks on a journey of ...

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Drift Queen : Official Trailer

Drift Queen starts Wednesday October 17th with new episodes dropping weekly. Follow petrol head Becky Evans (aka Queen B) as she embarks on a journey of discovery into the world of drifting going from complete beginner to competition ready. Taking guidance from some of the biggest names in the sport (like Mad Mike!!!), Drift Queen documents how Becky buys and ...

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Lunatics by Nature : Jebel Hafeet

Meet the Lunatics By Nature; responsible for taking tyre slaying and limiter bashing in the Middle East to the next level. Strap in and hold on for a once in a lifetime ride with Dany, Khalifa, and Sultan, as the trio burst out of their VIP downtown compound, and lay down smokey touge-inspired runs up the incredible 11.7km Jebel Hafeet ...

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Electric Dreams: Woodham and The Zero EV Skyline

Win on Sunday, sell on Monday. Or so the saying goes… It’s a cliché that emerged from the smokey boardrooms of automotive executives in the 1960’s. A sort of advertising shtick used to justify spanking through obscene piles of cash in order to go racing. The theory was, that if the green [race] car finished ahead of the red [race] ...

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Red Bull Drift Shifters 2018

The world’s top drift racers descended upon the city of Liverpool to witness one of the biggest and loudest motorsport events to ever hit the UK. Here is all you need to know: –  Red Bull Drift Shifters was originally dreamt up by New Zealand professional drifter ‘Mad’ Mike Whiddett, debuting in his home town of Auckland back in 2012. –  ...

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Vaughn Gittin Jr : Beyond the drift

Relaxed. That’s not the first word you’d usually associate with a driver competing in several championships and running businesses at the same time. But that’s exactly how Vaughn Gittin Jr appears as we sit down to talk at this year’s Goodwood Festival of Speed. For the uninitiated, Gittin Jr, from Baltimore, USA, is something akin to drift racing celebrity. To ...

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RBCPD : Rafat Haroun wins in Jordan

Rafat Haroun Claims the Eighth Edition of Jordan’s Red Bull Car Park Drift Jordan’s drifting champions made quite a roar at Red Bull Car Park Drift. The title has returned to the Kingdom for the 8th year to put motor enthusiasts to the challenge of proving their superiority in the art of driving and controlling cars. The challenge began at ...

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Drift : Mad Mike tears up Suzuka

HUMBUL leaves a trail of smoke and devastation through the Suzuka field in the first round of the Formula Drift Japan series. Mad Mike Whiddett and HUMBUL could not have started the season in better fashion, right from the get-go in Friday’s practice, it was clear the car was running perfectly, both driver and car were obviously tuned into the ...

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Drift : Mad Mike – 1200BHP in Denmark

Mike Whiddett, better known as Mad Mike, welcomes the shift in seasons with a spectacular Sunday trip in his drift racer ’RADBUL’, as he unleashes 1,200bhp on narrow roads in Denmark.  Whiddett is known as the one of the best drifters in the world. With unbelievable precision, he forces ‘RADBUL’ through turns where the rear end almost kisses the crash barriers. ...

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Ken Block : Climbkhana

Toyo Tires presents Ken Block’s Climbkhana: Pikes Peak, the next evolution of Block’s award-winning Gymkhana series. Witness man versus mountain, 14,000ft vs Block’s 1,400-horsepower twin-turbo methanol fueled 1965 Ford Mustang Hoonicorn RTR V2, equipped with Toyo®Proxes® R888R™ tires. In classic Block-fashion, his all-wheel-drive Mustang hangs along the razor edge of the legendary Pikes Peak hill climb. (Toyo Tires)

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Ken Block : Terrakhana

Ken Block returns with another instalment of madness! “Terrakhana” by Pennzoil Synthetics is jam-packed with sweet footage of Ken Block pushing his car to the very edge—only this time, there’s no cones or plastic barriers or tarmac. Just solid, boulders and sheer vertical drops off the edges of cliffs. Strap in for a wild ride with Block and his 600 ...

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Middle East Drift Championship Round 3

Round 3 of the Middle East Drift Championship would touch down at an all new circuit on the tour. A custom made layout would be constructed at the Al Wasl Sports Club, a first of its type for twin drifting in the region and something that was designed to really break down barriers in developing the sport and bringing the ...

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