Tag Archives: nissan

Feature Dopeness >>> Chris Hawkins 2jz s13.4

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After going through various engines and having nothing but reliability problems, Chris Hawkin decided to break out from the norm and join the JZ club, with a heavily modified Toyota 2jz gte now adorning his s13. If you’re wondering, that isn’t Chris in the photo, some guy just wanted to bust some moves. Read More »

Pro-Am Dopeness >>> Dan Sommer Earns Pro 2 License For 2015

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If Dan Sommer proved anything in the 2014 Midwest Drift Union season, it was that you don’t always have to be on the podium to climb your way to the top. Despite a season-best third place finish, a consistently good qualifying score matched with a reliable car would see the St. Louisan tie for second place overall at the end ... Read More »

Pro-Am Dopeness >>> Rolando Alfaro Earns Pro 2 License For 2015

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If you’ve ever been to a pro-am event, chances are you’ve seen a wide range of cars turn up, ranging from nearly stock daily drivers to fully built Formula D spec rides. One might make the assumption that it’s these high horsepower, competition focused builds which are sure to consistently be the winners. But proving you don’t have to throw ... Read More »

Mid-South Dopeness >>> Tennessee State of Drift Championship: Round 5

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The Tennessee State of Drift Championship returned to Memphis International Raceway last weekend to hold the fifth of its six-round inaugural 2014 season. With many cars broken before the competition began and the series points leader not being present, the shuffling in points meant the future series championship could still be clenched by a handful of drivers. More after the ... Read More »

Midwest Dopeness >>> Street Life Tour 2014/U.S. Drift Round 3

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  Another Street Life Tour is in the books, marking the first time the event has played host to U.S. Drift. Despite the somewhat low turnout of drivers, the action was just as exciting as any year prior. With no major (or minor, really) incidents to cause any delay, the action flowed smoothly and consistently until one driver walked away ... Read More »

Midwest Dopeness >>> No-Star Bash 2014

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One of the biggest drift events in the Midwest, No-Star Bash 2014 attracted over 50 drivers to Lucas Oil Raceway Park in Indianapolis last weekend for two full days of drifting. There was a lot of rain, a lot of smoke and a few broken cars, but the spirit of drifting was on full display for everyone in attendance. More ... Read More »

Pro-Am Dopeness >>> Midwest Drift Union 2014 Round 3

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Venturing westward yet again, the Midwest Drift Union made its third stop of the 2014 season at Heartland Park Raceway in Topeka, Kansas last weekend. When the smoke had cleared (rather quickly thanks to the wind), the points gap between first and second place had grown dramatically, and one driver earned his first MDU podium. More after the jump! Read More »