A very excited fan takes a ride with 2009 Formula Drift champ Chris Forsberg… “Dude, F*** me up”.
Off Track checks in with Formula Drift action from Round 4 in Wall, New Jersey! Host Jarod DeAnda, along with his all-star broadcast team of Danger Andy and Jensen Argyle III, takes you behind the ropes for exclusive driver interviews and insight! Meet driver and skateboarder Nate Hamilton, Ryan Kado earns this weeks GoPro drop cam, and Jensen Argyle III attempts to get Tuerck’d! Stay ’til the end for a hilarious Badass Battle between Chris Forsberg and Darren McNamara. Dude! Watch the door!
Check out the latest Off Track episode! This one taking place at Palm Beach International Raceway during round 3 of Formula Drift. If you look closely, you’ll spot the WMD logo a few times. ;) We think these videos are awesome – hosted by our friend Jarod DeAnda. Check out episode 1 and 2 after the jump. – Alex
Formula Drift round 3 took place at Palm Beach International Raceway this past weekend where Michael Essa, driver of the GSR Yokohama Tire BMW E46, took the number one spot. Rain was expected throughout the weekend but only really came down during Friday night’s practice session – other than a few sprinkles off and on, the track was pretty much dry. Michael Essa might have only qualified in the 21st position but he came to win for Saturday’s main event. It was Essa’s first ever Formula Drift podium finish and it was a good one – winning first place! A breakdown of Essa’s winning night after the jump.
An amazing production by the guys at Yaer. Formula Drift Australia.
Most of us who follow Formula Drift around the country would agree, if you only had one round you could attend in the season, round 2 at Road Atlanta would be the one. One of, if not the most energetic Formula Drift crowd in the series combined with an awesome track with a crazy fast entry, can only make for an exciting event. Formula Drift’s first ever event took place here at Road Atlanta. Road Atlanta also built horse shoe part of the track specifically for Formula Drift. It’s one thing to convince a professional race track to host a drift event (specially in 2004), it takes exceptional foresight to make an addition to the course specifically for it. Anyway, Friday’s qualifying session gave a good feeling of what was to come for the weekend! Coming off an exceptional performance in Long Beach, Fredric Aasbo came out swinging during qualifying to take the number one spot with a score of 90.5.
Check out this awesome video by Corey Denomy. Nate Hamilton gives an in depth walk around of the car that him and one44 motorsports built for their 2013 rookie season of Formula Drift. He talks about changes to the motor, new additions and sponsors from last year, and about the design and wrapping of the car. Looking fresh in that WMD Hachi Roku crewneck Nate! – WMD
Nice, short video from the guys at Targa Trophy. Features Nate Hamilton’s S13… you can spot the WMD Logo Sticker at about the 2:20 mark! – WMD