celebrity porn video
celebrity porn tube
free celebrity sex videos
Article Index
In Depth: Formula Drift Pro-Am
Page 2
All Pages

Midwest Drift UnionIn Depth: Formula Drift Pro-Am

Region: Midwest

Tracks utilized: Sportsdrome Speedway (Jefferson, IN), Autocity Speedway (Clio, MI), Lucas Oil Raceway (Indianapolis, IN), Nashville Super Speedway (Nashville, TN), Kilkare Speedway (Xenia, OH)

Website: www.mdudrift.com

Alumni: Mike Skudlarek, Mike Feiock

Although the Midwest isn’t known as a drifting mecca, the region has been growing in the quality and quantity of events over the past several years. Last year’s FD ProAm Nationals at Irwindale featured a handful of Midwest drivers, showing that the region has a slew of drivers who are willing to dedicate the time and resources to competing at the top level. Look for more influence from this region in the coming years.

Current top drivers:

Brian Peter, Bill “Highlife” Cook, Cody Tobe, Kris Hackensen, Nick Thomas

In Depth: Formula Drift Pro-Am In Depth: Formula Drift Pro-Am

Streetwise DriftIn Depth: Formula Drift Pro-Am

Region: Southeast

Tracks utilized: Virginia International Raceway, Road Atlanta, Palm Beach Raceway, Charlotte Speedway

Website: www.streetwisedrift.com

Alumni: Jodin Lejeune, Doug VanDenBrink

The Southeast region has fielded several Formula D teams in the past, although none are currently competing in the series. Streetwise partnered with FD to operate ProAm events at both of the Southeast stops this year (Round 2 in Atlanta and Round 3 in West Palm Beach, FL). Streetwise staff has more than 20 years combined experience throwing grassroots motorsports events.

Current top drivers:

Chris Ward, Pat Goodin, Jeremy Lowe, Doug Vandenbrink, Ryan Kaufman.

In Depth: Formula Drift Pro-Am In Depth: Formula Drift Pro-Am

Thunder DriftIn Depth: Formula Drift Pro-Am

Region: Norcal

Tracks utilized: Thunderhill Raceway (Willows, CA)

Website: www.thunderdrift.com

Alumni: Ryan Kado, Luke Lonberger

ThunderDrift is one of the only ProAm affiliates which has been an affiliate since the ProAm inception in 2006, holding nearly an event a month over the past 5 years. ThunderDrift also operates the Norcal Drift Academy, an instructional academy for drivers to learn to drift with the Thunderdrift instructors. Nearly all of the Thunderhill staff is involved with Formula D as a driver, mechanic, or media, providing new drivers a bevy of information and insight into how the ‘big show’ operates.

Current top drivers:

Jason Bostrom, Gabe Stone, Josh Kravitz, Julian Jacobs, Marcus Fry

In Depth: Formula Drift Pro-Am In Depth: Formula Drift Pro-Am

VegasDriftIn Depth: Formula Drift Pro-Am

Region: Southwest

Tracks utilized: Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Nellis Air Force Base (Las Vegas, NV)

Website: www.vegasdrift.com

Alumni: Tommy Suell, Odi Bakchis

Vegas Drift has evolved from throwing grassroots drifting events in Casino parking lots to utilizing some of the best facilities in the SW region. Vegas Drift alum Tommy Suell paved the way for ProAm drivers to obtain non-endemic sponsorships and compete in Formula D thru his partnership with Alligiant Air, and is still an active Vegas Drift staff member. Formula D judging alumni Ernie Fixmer is also a staple of the Vegas Drift staff, giving the drivers one of the most experienced judging panels in the ProAm ranks.

Current Top Drivers:

George Marstanovic, Josh Guild, Corey Hosford, Mauricio Ornelas, Brandon Patterson, Danny George

In Depth: Formula Drift Pro-Am In Depth: Formula Drift Pro-Am


Related Features

New Breed: Lexus x Five Axis' 2012 Lexus GS

Written by Dave MacKinnon | Photos by RCH Designs If you have any interest in cars, then the name Troy Sumitomo should ring a bell. Sumitomo is the owner of Five Axis – a vehicle customization shop in Huntington Beach,…
Read More

Jaguar Announces Speed Pack for XFR

New optional Speed Pack for XFR includes suspension and aerodynamic enhancements and unlocks a higher top speed capability (from 155 mph to 174 mph) Jaguar’s powerful XFR sports saloon has just got even faster with the introduction of a new…
Read More

Nat Huynh's Endless Projects 2007 Lexus LS460L

There's a common notion that all VIP Cars are owned by gangsters. This started with cars in Japan that were used to drive high-ranking Yakuza members around the city. When VIP Cars first started to hit the North American scene,…
Read More

Cruze Missile: Kicker's 2011 Chevrolet Cruze LTZ

Written by Dave MacKinnon | Photos by John Jackson Over the years, PAS has featured several demo vehicles built by the Kicker Vehicle Design and Fabrication team. These include a Ford Fiesta, Scion xB, the amazing GMC Warhorse van and…
Read More

Born to Slide: DMCC 1997 Nissan 240SX

Dave Briggs’ car is built for one main purpose: to be very competitive no matter what track or event it’s at. It is a car that spends a lot of time in the trailer being transported back and forth going…
Read More