One week after the conclusion of Formula D Long Beach, the series’ Midwest pro-am division kicked off its opener at Gateway Motorsports Park just outside St. Louis. Entering into its fifth year of existence, the Midwest Drift Union once again aimed its sights at readying the next generation of Formula D heroes. More after the jump!
Pat’s Acres. Drifting. Spring. A few photos, and even fewer words.
Grassroots á la dragstrip. I traveled to Champion Raceway in Central Point, Oregon to check out their first ever drift event.
U.S. Drift just released their 2014 schedule and it’s clear why some of the country’s top drivers are coming from the East Coast. The FD course layout at Road Atlanta has been added, which is great experience for the drivers and one of the best tracks for spectators.
Edgar Sarmiento, who has previously worked with MDU and Drift Indy, will be helping guide the series to bigger and better things.
Round 1 – HyperFest at Summit Point Raceway, June 7/8
Round 2 – New Jersey Motorsports Park, July 18/19
Round 3 – Road Atlanta – On Formula Drift Track, August 30/31
Round 4 – Street Life Tour, September 20/21
Round 5 – Virginia International Raceway VIR, October 4/5
Check out usdrift.com for more info!
-Mike G.Read More
Mallala Motorsport Park is located about 60 minutes north of the South Australian capital city, Adelaide. The track was established on the old RAAF base at Mallala.
While we’re all patiently waiting for the 2014 event season to kick off, we’re going to take a look back at some of the carnage we witnessed in our travels over the 2013 year. Some of these might hit you right in the feels, but just be glad it didn’t happen to you (unless you’re one of the drivers we featured, and then, well, it did). More after the jump!Read More
With 2014 looming on the horizon, I feel it’s a good time to take a look back on my 2013 year with OMGDrift for the practically obligatory and as-expected year-in-review post. I hit up fewer events this year, only nine in total, and only traveling about 6,600 miles this year compared to 11,000+ last. Yet as I pushed the odometer on my trusty old ’97 LS400 closer to 200K, it seemed the events I DID cover made up for lack of quantity with an increase of quality. More after the jump!Read More