Our new series, The Drivers View, takes you into the drivers seat at Formula Drift Pro and Proam events around the country. Hear firsthand how the events went, as we let the drivers and team do the talking! This time we hear from Alex Lichliter, driver of the Mission Dispensary Toyota GT86 from Maryland, and how his weekend at The East 10 Drift Formula Drift ProAm series Round 1 went.
Saturday marked round 2 of the Formula Drift Pro Championship. This time the event would have the teams travel across the country from the previous round in the streets of Long Beach to Orlando, Florida’s banked oval track. Around 10,000 people sat on the edge of their seats. Taylor Hull and his team were feeling confident after the previous event.
Here we are! The start of the 2019 Formula Drift Pro Drifting Championship is upon us. We have a number one qualifier. We have a full field of 32 cars! We have a beautiful California weather day at the Legendary Long Beach circuit. The stage is set! It’s time for Formula Drift Top 32!
Competing at the highest level in Formula Drift, is a dream of most US drifters is some form or fashion. It’s a dream most will not ever achieve. As with all professional sports, and motorsports is no different, only the best of the best get to the big stage to compete. We sat down with 2019 Formula Drift Pro 2 rookie contender, Dmitriy Brutskiy, to talk about what it took to get to the Pro 2 series, where he came from and what his plans are for 2019.
The Formula Drift Pro Drifting Championship is set to kick off its 2019 season this weekend at the Historic Streets of Long Beach, CA. Defending Champion James Deane and many other drivers took place in Media Day at Long Beach yesterday, giving us an inside look at the upcoming season and some new rides and liveries.
That didn’t take long!! With all the hype surrounding the release of Toyota’s return to the Supra platform, it was only inevitable that someone was going to swap a 2jz engine into one of them and take it drifting.