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Calvin Wan
Age: 30
Hometown: San Francisco, CA
Years Drifting: 7
www.calvinwan.com

The talented NorCal driver participates in more than 20 professional events each year and has received extensive media coverage with both national and international media outlets. When he's not driving, he's building race cars or serving as both a Drifting Judge and Instructor, holding special drifting performance clinics for private groups.

Drifting and race fans alike know the name Calvin Wan, and he is highly regarded and respected by his competitors. As one of the pioneers in drifting especially in the U.S., and one of the driving forces on Team Falken, Calvin has definitely earned his reputation and stands ready once again to help take Team Falken to the top of the podium.

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Falken Nissan Silvia S15

  • 2.2L HKS Stoker SR20DET engine
  • HKS GT3037 pro turbo
  • HKS 5-speed sequential transmission
  • OS Giken 2 way LSD and Clutch
  • KW Coilovers
  • Vertex Ridge body kit
  • SSR Professor MS1 wheels
  • Front: 245/40R18 Azenis RT615 Rear: 275/35R18 Azenis RT615


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