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Irish Drift Championship Round 1: Mondello Park

Truth be told the Irish Drift Championship has always just sort of passed me by. Over the years Ireland has produced some awesome drivers; James Deane, Darren McNamara and Dean Kearney have all competed in Formula Drift having come from … Continue reading

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Motegi Racing Super Drift Challenge: Friday Battles

Motegi Super Drift is a one of event at the Long Beach Grand Prix featuring two nights of drifting competition on the Formula Drift course (if you are unaware of the Formula Drift course at Long Beach you can read … Continue reading

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Formula Drift 2017: Long Beach #FormulaDeane

I’ve been a fan of Formula Drift since 2008 and even ventured across the pond to watch a round in Atlanta in 2012. There really isn’t much hype for FD on this side of the Atlantic though. I suppose people … Continue reading

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BDC Rockingham Pro Competition

I’ve been following BDC since 2008 now. Every year it has gotten better and better. Unfortunately I wasn’t able to make it out to round 1 due to other commitments (work) but there was a huge buzz about the event … Continue reading

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BDC Rockingham: Drift Games

The British Drift Championship has undergone a huge transformation this year and one of the changes has been the introduction of Drift Games. Drift Games is a set of fan decided challenges that the drivers can partake in. The challenges … Continue reading

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First Blood: King of the Ring 2017: Round 1

For those who don’t know, Arena Essex is a short course oval track based in Thurrock Essex. It’s been open since the late 1970’s and is home to a number of Formulas including various classes of stock cars and oval … Continue reading

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Slide Dynamics RC

Hi all, Since the collapse of Rayleigh RC I haven’t really had the opportunity to feature much RC drifting on this blog. I certainly haven’t fallen out of love with it but time constraints and other projects have made it … Continue reading

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2016 in review!

Chaps and Chapettes, 2016 has been a busy year for me and has seen this blog properly get on it’s feet. I’ve had the pleasure to be able to bring you coverage of lots of car events and have been … Continue reading

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Drift Cars of December: Darrel Smith’s E46

Chaps and Chapettes, Darrel Smith is an experienced drifter who has had plenty of seat time in various cars at various tracks. His current car shows that a slow car can be fast if the driver is brave/mad enough. The … Continue reading

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Drift Cars of December: Richard Bowman-Daniels BMW E36 328i

Chaps and Chapettes, Richard Bowman-Daniels is currently drifting a BMW E36 328i. This car is an example of an affordable entry level drift car that can take on some of the bigger tracks the UK has to offer. He has … Continue reading

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