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Rye O’Connor signs with Team ZPG

California State Farm agent Zuray Perez Garcia has signed with Formula Drift PROSPEC driver Rye O’Connor for the 2022 season. “I am very excited to be a part of team ZPG for 2022. Zuray has quickly grown a following of drifters in Northern California who need insurance for their homes and vehicles, (just not the … Continue reading Rye O’Connor signs with Team ZPG

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SERIES NEWS: FORMULA DRIFT ANNOUNCES 2022 SCHEDULE

Only ten short days since the 2021 Formula DRIFT PRO and Link ECU PROSPEC Championships were decided at Irwindale Speedway, the series is announcing its full 2022 schedule. There is an exciting addition next year, and everybody will be pleased so see the traditional season opener on the Streets of Long Beach has returned to … Continue reading SERIES NEWS: FORMULA DRIFT ANNOUNCES 2022 SCHEDULE

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Joey Redmond’s Formula DRIFT Top 10 Moments #FDIRW

  By Joey Redmond 10. Dylan Hughes Most Improved Dylan Hughes pushed his way into Top 16 after defeating “Rad” Dan Burkett in the Top 32. He faced off against Ryan Tuerck and was unable to beat him with his BMW this round. Dylan Hughes ended the season just 67 points behind Ryan Tuerck in … Continue reading Joey Redmond’s Formula DRIFT Top 10 Moments #FDIRW

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AASBO AND BRUTSKIY WIN 2021 FORMULA DRIFT PRO & PROSPEC CHAMPIONSHIPS AT THRILLING IRWINDALE FINALS

Bakchis wins Formula DRIFT PRO Championship Round 8: Type S Title Fight, Stuke wins FD Link ECU PROSPEC Championship Round 4 The return to Irwindale Speedway, The House of Drift, for the Formula DRIFT Final Round is a tradition that’s stood since the series began in 2004. It’s the only track that remained on the schedule, even through … Continue reading AASBO AND BRUTSKIY WIN 2021 FORMULA DRIFT PRO & PROSPEC CHAMPIONSHIPS AT THRILLING IRWINDALE FINALS

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SERIES NEWS: RESULTS FROM THE 2021 FORMULA DRIFT AUTO CUP

RESULTS 1. Toyota 2. Ford 3. Nissan NOTES At the end of the 2021 Formula DRIFT PRO Championship, we’re able to announce the Auto Cup winner Auto Cup points are awarded at each round to the top two drivers representing each brand. So, a DeNofa win awards 100 points to Ford, Aasbo in second gets … Continue reading SERIES NEWS: RESULTS FROM THE 2021 FORMULA DRIFT AUTO CUP

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SERIES NEWS: RESULTS FROM THE 2021 FORMULA DRIFT TIRE CUP

RESULTS 1. Nitto Tire 2. Falken Tire 3. GT Radial NOTES At the end of the 2021 Formula DRIFT PRO Championship, we’re able to announce the Tire Cup winner Tire Cup points are awarded at each round to the top two drivers representing each brand. So, if DeNofa wins, Nitto Tire receives 100 points, while … Continue reading SERIES NEWS: RESULTS FROM THE 2021 FORMULA DRIFT TIRE CUP

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SERIES NEWS: COMPETITION RESULTS FROM THE FINAL ROUND OF THE 2021 FORMULA DRIFT CHAMPIONSHIPS AT IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY

EVENT DETAILS Date: Saturday, October 23, 2021 Location: Irwindale Speedway, Irwindale, CA Event: Formula DRIFT PRO Championship Round 8: Type S Title Fight & Link ECU PROSPEC Championship Round 4 RESULTS FROM FD PRO ROUND 8 1. Aurimas Bakchis (Lithuania) – Falken Tire / Feal Suspension Nissan S15 2. Fredric Aasbo (Norway)  – Rockstar Energy Drink Toyota GR Supra … Continue reading SERIES NEWS: COMPETITION RESULTS FROM THE FINAL ROUND OF THE 2021 FORMULA DRIFT CHAMPIONSHIPS AT IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY

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SERIES NEWS: QUALIFYING RESULTS FROM THE FINAL ROUND OF THE 2021 FORMULA DRIFT CHAMPIONSHIPS AT IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY

EVENT DETAILS Date: Friday, October 22, 2021 Location: Irwindale Speedway, Irwindale, CA Event: Formula DRIFT PRO Championship Round 8: Type S Title Fight & Link ECU PROSPEC Championship Round 4 RESULTS FROM FD PRO QUALIFYING 1. Fredric Aasbo (Norway) – Rockstar Energy Drink Toyota GR Supra 2. Aurimas Bakchis (Lithuania) – Falken Tire / Feal Suspension Nissan S15 … Continue reading SERIES NEWS: QUALIFYING RESULTS FROM THE FINAL ROUND OF THE 2021 FORMULA DRIFT CHAMPIONSHIPS AT IRWINDALE SPEEDWAY

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TEAM NEWS: Daijiro Yoshihara announces his retirement from the series

After 18 years of competing as a driver in the Formula Drift championship, Turn 14 Distribution driver Daijiro Yoshihara announces his retirement from the series. During his time in the series, Daijiro who is known by his fans as Dai participated in 128 events, stood on the podium 28 times and, won 8 events. The … Continue reading TEAM NEWS: Daijiro Yoshihara announces his retirement from the series

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SERIES NEWS: JONES AND PAWLAK WIN SUPER DRIFT EVENTS DURING ACURA GRAND PRIX OF LONG BEACH

The annual Super Drift event takes place during the Acura Grand Prix of Long Beach; a motorsports festival featuring Indy Car racing, held on the Streets of Long Beach. The roots of Super Drift can be traced back to 2005 when the Grand Prix organizers invited Formula DRIFT to create drift demos around the full … Continue reading SERIES NEWS: JONES AND PAWLAK WIN SUPER DRIFT EVENTS DURING ACURA GRAND PRIX OF LONG BEACH

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