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Having Fun Is the Key to Success, We Speak to Formula Drift Ace Matt Field
Having Fun Is the Key to Success, We Speak to Formula Drift Ace Matt Field

13 Aug 2022, 11:13 UTC / We interviewed 32-year-old Matt Field from California, who is currently leading the Formula Drift Championship in his Drift Cave Chevrolet Corvette C6

 
RTR Mustang Wins Formula Drift Round 6, Chevy Corvette and Nissan Z in P2 and P3
RTR Mustang Wins Formula Drift Round 6, Chevy Corvette and Nissan Z in P2 and P3

7 Aug 2022, 19:45 UTC / Chelsea DeNofa wins his first Formula Drift event for 2022, as he put on a spectacular performance behind the wheel of his RTR Mustang!

 
Japanese Driver Dominates Formula Drift Round 6 Qualifying, Top 32 Battles Are Up Next
Japanese Driver Dominates Formula Drift Round 6 Qualifying, Top 32 Battles Are Up Next

6 Aug 2022, 17:25 UTC / Kazuya Taguchi is once again the strongest driver in qualifying at Formula Drift, Evergreen Speedway race is bound to be exciting today!

 
A Day in the Life of a Formula Drift Judge: Ryan Lanteigne Gives Us the Inside Scoop
A Day in the Life of a Formula Drift Judge: Ryan Lanteigne Gives Us the Inside Scoop

6 Aug 2022, 08:40 UTC / Being a judge is one of the trickiest jobs in drifting these days. So we sat down with Ryan Lanteigne to learn more about his experience with the sport.

 
World's Top Drifters Are Going Head to Head in Washington This Week at FD Round 6
World's Top Drifters Are Going Head to Head in Washington This Week at FD Round 6

2 Aug 2022, 08:32 UTC / Round 6 of the 2022 Formula Drift season is coming right up, and drift fans in the Seattle/Washington/Portland area are in for a treat!

 
Kazuya Taguchi Scores Flawless Maiden Victory at Formula Drift Round 5, He's Overjoyed
Kazuya Taguchi Scores Flawless Maiden Victory at Formula Drift Round 5, He's Overjoyed

17 Jul 2022, 13:48 UTC / After qualifying first on Friday, Kazuya Taguchi managed to get his first-ever Formula Drift victory in Saint Louis. And what an exciting journey it was!

 
Scion FR-S With Nissan GT-R Engine Rips at Formula Drift Round 5, Driver Qualifies P1
Scion FR-S With Nissan GT-R Engine Rips at Formula Drift Round 5, Driver Qualifies P1

16 Jul 2022, 14:57 UTC / A total of 35 drivers went through the Knockout Qualifying session at Round 5 of Formula Drift, and Kazuya Taguchi from Japan scored his maiden Pole Position!

 
Turbo M3 Secures Pole Position at FD Prospec Round 3, Brutskiy Reigns Supreme
Turbo M3 Secures Pole Position at FD Prospec Round 3, Brutskiy Reigns Supreme

15 Jul 2022, 16:11 UTC / Prospec drivers went through the knockout qualifying session in Illinois yesterday, and the reigning series champion claimed Pole Position

 
Drift Fans in the Midwest Are In for a Wild Ride This Week, FD Round 5 Lands in Illinois
Drift Fans in the Midwest Are In for a Wild Ride This Week, FD Round 5 Lands in Illinois

13 Jul 2022, 18:42 UTC / The leading drift series in North America is back with Round 5 for 2022, and you can watch the event unfold at the track or from the comfort of your home

 
The Crew 2 Season Six Episode One: Challenge the Formula Drift Champion (PC)
The Crew 2 Season Six Episode One: Challenge the Formula Drift Champion (PC)

5 Jul 2022, 17:00 UTC / Fans of The Crew 2 videogame are getting a new, exciting update that should lead to quite a few more hours of driving, most of which might be sideways

 
Creating Race Car Liveries Is a Job This Man Loves, Also Has the Skills To Pull It Off
Creating Race Car Liveries Is a Job This Man Loves, Also Has the Skills To Pull It Off

26 Jun 2022, 15:28 UTC / Being a graphic designer has all sorts of applications in today's world, and this New Zealander followed his passion for cars in building a unique business.

 
Retired BMW F-22 Eurofighter Puts the L on an LS-Swapped Subaru BRZ in Drag Race
Retired BMW F-22 Eurofighter Puts the L on an LS-Swapped Subaru BRZ in Drag Race

14 Jun 2022, 07:19 UTC / It might seem like a German versus Japanese affair, but this is an all-American drag race battle on paper. Both cars come with the infamous LS engines

 
FD New Jersey Comes to Unexpected Conclusion, Travis Reeder Secures Maiden Win
FD New Jersey Comes to Unexpected Conclusion, Travis Reeder Secures Maiden Win

12 Jun 2022, 19:21 UTC / The 2022 Formula Drift season has reached the halfway point, and it's shaping up to be even more exciting and full of surprises than we would have thought

 
Chelsea Denofa Is the Top Qualifier at FD New Jersey, RTR Mustang Gets 94 Points
Chelsea Denofa Is the Top Qualifier at FD New Jersey, RTR Mustang Gets 94 Points

11 Jun 2022, 14:09 UTC / A total of 36 drivers lined up for qualifying at Round 4 of the Formula Drift Pro Series yesterday, but only 32 could hope to advance to tandem battles

 
FD Prospec Qualifying Reveals Top Three Drivers, Battles Start Today
FD Prospec Qualifying Reveals Top Three Drivers, Battles Start Today

10 Jun 2022, 15:30 UTC / Formula Drift Prospec series drivers might be a tad less experienced than the Pro ones, but that doesn't mean they're not quite spectacular and competitive!

 
Formula Drift Round 4 Is On in New Jersey This Week, 3-Day Pass Going for $70
Formula Drift Round 4 Is On in New Jersey This Week, 3-Day Pass Going for $70

6 Jun 2022, 11:01 UTC / Formula Drift Round 4 is on in a few days, as drivers and fans converge to New Jersey from all over the United States: will Aasbo be able to maintain his lead?

 
T-Pain Goes Drifting at the RTR Labs, It's Not His First Rodeo
T-Pain Goes Drifting at the RTR Labs, It's Not His First Rodeo

3 Jun 2022, 08:40 UTC / Vaughn Gittin JR. brought T-Pain out to the RTR Labs for a bit of sideways action, and he's got three different Mustangs to play with.

 
Drifting in the USA: Ryan Sage Talks About Remarkable Journey of 19 Years to FD Success
Drifting in the USA: Ryan Sage Talks About Remarkable Journey of 19 Years to FD Success

15 May 2022, 18:59 UTC / We sat down with Formula Drift Co-Founder and President Ryan Sage to see how drifting evolved in North America since its inception in 2004

 
Toyota GR Supra Wins Round 2 of Formula Drift, Six More Races to Go
Toyota GR Supra Wins Round 2 of Formula Drift, Six More Races to Go

8 May 2022, 18:07 UTC / Fredric Aasbo takes the win at Round 2 of Formula Drift in Road Atlanta, thus taking control of the championship early in the season.

 
Formula Drift Is Back in Business This Weekend, Round 2 Is All Set for Atlanta
Formula Drift Is Back in Business This Weekend, Round 2 Is All Set for Atlanta

6 May 2022, 15:57 UTC / Round 2 of Formula Drift is on this weekend at Road Atlanta in Braselton, Georgia, and some of the nation's fastest pro drifters will be fighting for victory!