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Mattel Reveals Seven New Hot Wheels Vehicles, You Can Get Them in 2022 and 2023
Mattel Reveals Seven New Hot Wheels Vehicles, You Can Get Them in 2022 and 2023

22 Apr 2022, 15:50 UTC / There are seve new Hot Wheels vehicles coming your way this year and the next one, including two Lotus models and one each for Porsche, Honda, Nissan, and Ford!

 
Italian Driver Reveals Costs of Formula Drift, It's a Financial Nightmare
Italian Driver Reveals Costs of Formula Drift, It's a Financial Nightmare

22 Apr 2022, 12:35 UTC / Racing a full season in Formula Drift is not an affordable proposal. It may be more affordable than other forms of motorsport, though

 
Formula Drift Announces New Blockchain Video Game, Torque Drift 2 Launch Date Revealed
Formula Drift Announces New Blockchain Video Game, Torque Drift 2 Launch Date Revealed

17 Apr 2022, 15:46 UTC / There's a new drifting-focused video game coming to town, and the creators at Grease Monkey Games have been working with Formula Drift for the official launch

 
Out-of-Control Ford Mustang Almost Hits Parked Benz, Driver Runs Away From the Police
Out-of-Control Ford Mustang Almost Hits Parked Benz, Driver Runs Away From the Police

30 Mar 2022, 11:19 UTC / Having lost control of the wheel in a failed drifting attempt, the driver of this Ford Mustang then decided to run away from the police

 
Maserati MC12 Revs Ferrari V12 in the Snow, Looks Tail-Happy
Maserati MC12 Revs Ferrari V12 in the Snow, Looks Tail-Happy

10 Mar 2022, 12:17 UTC / Developed to signal the company's return to racing after almost 40 years, the MC12 was used to homologate the GT1-spec race car for the FIA GT championship

 
See the World's Most Expensive Ferraris, Including a 250 GTO, Drift in the Snow
See the World's Most Expensive Ferraris, Including a 250 GTO, Drift in the Snow

8 Mar 2022, 10:24 UTC / The list includes some of the most valuable Ferraris ever built, including the 250 GTO, 275 GTB, 246 F1, 375 MM Spyder, and the 750 Monza

 
Dodge Challenger Bites the Curb in Failed Drifting Attempt, Mustang Drivers Know the Pain
Dodge Challenger Bites the Curb in Failed Drifting Attempt, Mustang Drivers Know the Pain

8 Feb 2022, 08:41 UTC / The impact was so violent that the axle snapped, but hey, at least the driver's friends seemed to be having a great time

 
Toyota Has Built a Supra That Can Drift Itself in the Name of Road Safety
Toyota Has Built a Supra That Can Drift Itself in the Name of Road Safety

2 Feb 2022, 15:58 UTC / When was the last time you got excited about an autonomous vehicle? Well, this Toyota Supra that can drift itself has managed to catch our eyes

 
Tuned VW Golf GTI Hatch Is Both Hot and Fast, but Will It Drift?
Tuned VW Golf GTI Hatch Is Both Hot and Fast, but Will It Drift?

15 Jan 2022, 00:00 UTC / Can you drift a front-wheel drive Volkswagen Golf GTI? Before answering, know that this example is about as powerful as some previous-generation supercars

 
Video: Doing Donuts in a Tesla Model 3 on a Public Road in California Is Just Stupid
Video: Doing Donuts in a Tesla Model 3 on a Public Road in California Is Just Stupid

12 Jan 2022, 08:49 UTC / Yep, that's the man riding shotgun in the Tesla Model 3 trying to high-five bystanders during the dangerous stunt. Guess no one's concerned about safety here

 
Nissan SR20DET: The Four-Cylinder That Helped Make Drifting a Global Phenomenon
Nissan SR20DET: The Four-Cylinder That Helped Make Drifting a Global Phenomenon

14 Dec 2021, 18:27 UTC / In 1989, Nissan introduced a new compact, all-aluminum mill that would become the most popular and arguably the best four-cylinder ever built by the company

 
Dylan Hughes's Turbodiesel 3 Series Drift Taxi Sure Beats NYC's Standard Fare
Dylan Hughes's Turbodiesel 3 Series Drift Taxi Sure Beats NYC's Standard Fare

6 Dec 2021, 21:58 UTC / Hughes reckons the end result of his collab with the tuners at Diesel Pump UK jets out at least 500 horsepower in its current tune

 
Vaughn Gittin Jr. Retires, RTR Mustang Gets Surprise New Driver for FD 2022
Vaughn Gittin Jr. Retires, RTR Mustang Gets Surprise New Driver for FD 2022

20 Nov 2021, 19:21 UTC / The 1,200 horsepower Formula Drift spec RTR Mustang has a new driver, after Vaughn Gittin JR. has decided to step down from his role

 
KTM 1290 Super Duke R Evo Turns Into a 180-HP Saw, Feels Like Ken Block on Two Wheels
KTM 1290 Super Duke R Evo Turns Into a 180-HP Saw, Feels Like Ken Block on Two Wheels

16 Nov 2021, 20:19 UTC / If Ken Block was born in Europe and would have opted for a motorcycle instead of a car, his name might have been Rok Bagoroš. And this would've been his work

 
Vaughn Gittin JR. Stars in "Free Rein", a 1,400-HP Island Mach-Khana
Vaughn Gittin JR. Stars in "Free Rein", a 1,400-HP Island Mach-Khana

27 Oct 2021, 18:12 UTC / Ford Performance's latest video, featuring pro drifter Vaughn Gittin JR. and the Mustang Mach-E 1400 is like nothing you've seen before

 
2021 Formula Drift Champion Hails From Norway, Drives a GR Supra
2021 Formula Drift Champion Hails From Norway, Drives a GR Supra

26 Oct 2021, 18:28 UTC / The final round of the 2021 FD season was held last weekend at Irwindale Speedway. There's a new champion in town, while two of the series veterans are retiring

 
Electric vs ICE: Ken Block Tries Them Both
Electric vs ICE: Ken Block Tries Them Both

29 Sep 2021, 09:30 UTC / Ken Block teases upcoming "Electrikhana" video for 2022 with a visit to Audi's headquarters in Ingolstadt, Germany, where he drives two of their coolest cars!

 
Rotary 101: What's the Right RX-7 for You?
Rotary 101: What's the Right RX-7 for You?

25 Sep 2021, 12:47 UTC / Making your first towards the world of rotary-powered cars can be exciting yet terrifying at the same time, but thorough documentation will help you survive.

 
Want to Drift the Model S Plaid? All You Need to Do Is Give It a Good Rinse Before
Want to Drift the Model S Plaid? All You Need to Do Is Give It a Good Rinse Before

23 Sep 2021, 18:50 UTC / Modern cars are notoriously reluctant to switching all their active safety features off completely, but these guys have found a way around for the Model S

 
LA Shaken by 20,000-HP, New Drift King Yet to Be Crowned
LA Shaken by 20,000-HP, New Drift King Yet to Be Crowned

21 Sep 2021, 18:40 UTC / Over 30 professional drifters have taken Long Beach by storm this past weekend for the 7th round of the 2021 Formula Drift Championship.