Tag Archive: Formula Drift

Aug 01

World RX crosses Atlantic for Canadian round at GP3R

Everything you need to know about Canada RX

2016-08-07_1346The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy will return after a five-week summer hiatus as the teams travel out of Europe for the first time in 2017 for World RX of Canada this weekend (4-6 August). Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 28

The 2017 Formula DRIFT launches its season with Nexen Tire as its Official Major Partner for the Second Consecutive Year

The company is expected to highlight its performance-driven technology and increase brand awareness in the United States

The 2017 Formula DRIFT Launches its Season with Nexen Tire as its Official Major Partner for the Second Consecutive YearNexen Tire, a leading global tire manufacturer, is continuing its second-year Official Major Partnership with Formula DRIFT, the premier United States drifting series, for the 2017 race season that will be held until October. Read the rest of this entry »

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Aug 02

World RX crosses Atlantic for Canadian leg 

For the third year in a row, World RX joins the Grand Prix of Trois-Rivieres (GP3R)

2015-08-08_33492 The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy will embark on the season’s second half later this week following a month-long summer break. World RX of Canada (5-7 August) forms the seventh round of the World Championship and marks the first flyaway event of 2016.

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Jul 18

Formula Drift: Victory for Fredric Aasbo in Canada

Rockstar Energy Drink / Nexen Tire SR by Toyota tC tops Round 5 podium

Fredric Aasbo drove to victory in Canada this weekend, photo SR by Toyota Fredric Aasbo topped the podium in Canada this weekend and, with three rounds remaining in the 2016 Formula Drift season, the defending champion is in a close fight for the points lead.

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Apr 11

Fredric Aasbo earns runner-up result at rainy Formula Drift opener

“This is where we want to be right now as we start our championship defense” – Aasbo

Fredric Aasbo earns runner-up result at rainy Formula Drift opener Fredric Aasbo overcame unpredictable conditions at a rainy Formula Drift opener this weekend to drive the Rockstar Energy Drink / Nexen Tire SR by Toyota tC to its first podium result of the 2016 season.

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Mar 22

Tanner Foust returns to Formula Drift with Nexen Tire

Multi-time champion returns to Formula Drift for select events in 2016

2015-08-08_33865 Rockstar Energy Drink driver Tanner Foust has a new tire partner onboard for his return to three Formula Drift rounds in 2016. Nexen Tire will back Foust and supply tires for the Rockstar Energy Drink / Nexen Tire Volkswagen Passat for the select Formula Drift season. Read the rest of this entry »

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Oct 12

Fredric Aasbo wins 2015 Formula Drift Championship

Rockstar Energy Drink / Hankook Tire Scion tC finishes season on top

aa00e07f-e749-43cb-823b-fd8c6e9ad82bFredric Aasbo and Papadakis Racing scored the triple crown of drifting this weekend at the Formula Drift season finale, winning the 2015 Formula Drift Championship, the Formula Drift World Championship and capping off their big year with a victory in the final contest of the season in the Rockstar Energy Drink/Hankook Tire Scion tC.

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Oct 09

Papadakis Racing and Fredric Aasbo aim for Formula Drift title at Irwindale

Rockstar Energy Drink / Hankook Tire Scion tC  ready for season finale

Post PicFredric Aasbo and Papadakis Racing are heading into a big Formula Drift season finale at Irwindale Speedway this weekend with a championship lead in their Rockstar Energy Drink/Hankook Tire Scion tC. Read the rest of this entry »

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Apr 02

Papadakis Racing to contend for 2015 Formula Drift title (+video)

Fredric Aasbo debuts Rockstar Energy Drink / Hankook Tire Scion tC 

Formula Drift, Fredric Aasbo, Rockstar Energy Drink  Hankook Tire Scion tC Papadakis Racing and driver Fredric Aasbo are returning to Formula Drift this season with an exciting new partner. On Wednesday, the team unveiled the bold new yellow, black and gray color scheme on their 800-plus horsepower 2015 Rockstar Energy Drink / Hankook Tire Scion tC. Read the rest of this entry »

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Jan 27

Formula D Canada unveils its 2015 calendar

A series of 3 events and the Formula D World Championship

Formula Drift Canada logo Formula Drift Canada unveiled its calendar of events for the 2015 season today. The series will be comprised of a total of 3 events held in Montreal, Quebec City, and Trois-Rivières. Formula D Canada will also be presenting the second to last round of the Formula Drift World Championship at the St-Eustache Autodrome on September 6-7.

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Sep 29

AIM Autosport chasing two championships in Ten Hours at Petit Le Mans

“I am really looking forward to driving with Bill and Townsend at Petit Le Mans” – Grunewald

Sweedler and Bell looking to capture Patron North American Endurance Cup and TUDOR Championship in GT-Daytona Formula Drift star and Ferrari Challenge driver coach Conrad Grunewald to join Sweedler and Bell at Petit Le Mans.

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Jul 21

Carpentier on World RX: “Rallycross is for me”

World RX of Canada is the seventh round of the season and will take place at Trois-Rivieres from 7-8 August.

  Marklund Motorsport Volkswagen Polo Supercar - Patrick Carpentier The FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy has attracted a host of stars from a variety of motorsport disciplines including drivers from F1, WRC, DTM, Formula Drift, BTCC and X Games. 

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Apr 23

EKS is the latest team to join World RX

The team will contest selected rounds in World RX
Audi S1 EKS Concept EKS is the latest team to pledge support to the all-new FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy after the Swedish squad confirmed it will compete in 2014 with the brand-new Audi S1. Read the rest of this entry »
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Apr 04

Newegg renews Formula DRIFT Sponsorship for 2014 Championship

Sponsorship Includes Official Livestream and 2013 Champion Michael Essa

Newegg logo Newegg today announced it is renewing and expanding its sponsorship of the 2014 Formula DRIFT Championship.

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Mar 03

Martin Anayi Q&A

“The future of World RX is huge”

FIA World Rallycross - Martin Anayi This year will mark the inaugural season of the highly-anticipated FIA World Rallycross Championship presented by Monster Energy: motorsport’s fastest-growing World Championship, which is centred around incredible 600bhp machines which reach nought to sixty faster than a Formula One car. Read the rest of this entry »

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Sep 16

Formula DRIFT to hold demo at the Circuit of The Americas during International SportsCar Weekend Sept. 20-22

Free outdoor movie event to kick start 6 Hours of Circuit of The Americas™

Circuit of The Americas logoFormula DRIFT will hold a drift demonstration at the Circuit of The Americas as part of the International SportsCar Weekend, featuring American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patrón (ALMS) and the World Endurance Championships (WEC) Sept. 20-22. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 08

Competitive F1600 series makes first visit to Road Atlanta

The F1600 weekend starts with Thursday May 9

F1600 F Championship logoThe F1600 Formula F Championship Series will make its inaugural visit to the high-speed Road Atlanta circuit this coming weekend, sharing the track with the F2000 Series and Formula Drift.

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Dec 15

Atlantic Championship Series launching for 2012

A six-round, three-event Championship is planned for 2012.

Atlantic Championship Series logo2008-06-29_0266Formula Race Promotions has announced the formation of the Atlantic Championship Series for SCCA-legal Formula Atlantic race cars. The Series will be run in conjunction with the highly successful F2000 Championship Series and F1600 Formula F Championship Series, sanctioned by SCCA Pro Racing.

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May 07

Connery on Road Atlanta Pole (+result)

Connery backed up his win yesterday with a pole. Rémy Audette fourth on grid !

F2000 new logoKyle Connery won pole for this afternoon’s final F2000 race of the weekend at Road Atlanta, lowering the track record in the process with a lap of 1:25.042 around the 2.54-mile road course. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 04

F2000 field set for Road Atlanta‏

Remy Audette of Audette Racing currently leading championship

Canadian Remy Audette, coming off a dominating win at VIR, leads a competitive 31-car F2000 Championship Series field at Road Atlanta this weekend for Rounds 3 and 4 of the 2011 Series, supporting the popular Formula Drift tour. Read the rest of this entry »

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