A Round of Firsts – Japan Auto Round 3

August 5, 2013 in Japan Auto, Reports and Results

The Japan Auto series has for the longest while been regarded as the feeder series for the bigger championships, and a great series for new drivers to cut their teeth on. It’s also the series known for many ‘firsts’. This past weekend’s japan auto series was no different, living up to its reputation. The event saw three 16 years olds competing in the form of Juan Lister, JP vd Spuy and Marisca Dyke. It also saw, for the first time, three females competing. Clare Vale, Roelien du Toit and the aforementioned Marisca van Dyke all strutted their stuff on the day.

New drivers joining the event were Deon van Emmenes in a rotary poweed E30 BMW, Theo de Wet in a stock-ish S13 Nissan 200SX, Henno van Staden piloting a MKIV Supra and Juan Lister in his S13 taking part in only his second event. Andre Neethling competed in his first event in the ex-Lee-Roy Frans MkIII Toyota Supra.

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Eastgate Demo by UnleashedTV

July 31, 2013 in Other, Reports and Results

The name UnleashedTV may sound familiar, yet you can’t place it. Well they’re the guys responsible for putting together the TV coverage of the SupaDrift Series that airs on Ignition on DStv. They’re a creative bunch and they love their drifting, no two ways about it. Big wig, Marc Hebert, has a pretty styling Rocket Bunny RB-SX too.

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Video: Rockmania 2

July 19, 2013 in Videos

Check out what happened at the recent Rockmania event. An event comprised of oval, drag, circuit and drifting action.

It also includes an epic stunt, but you’ll have to watch to the end to see that.

Cambees Midas Round 2 – International Flavour

June 4, 2013 in Other

If there is one thing that was established this weekend was that drifters never say die. The Rock Raceway hosted the second round of the Midas Drift Championship on Saturday 2 June 2013. What better experience than that of a local and international field of drifters to provide some interesting competition.

Drivers fought against the clock to get their cars prepped and ready for the event. Some cut it closer than others but managed to get the job done so that the fans would be able to see an interesting field of competitors. Some familiar faces returned to the track as well, which was pleasant to see.

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First Round Fury – Cambees Midas

May 6, 2013 in Other

Drift fans that joined the first round of the Cambees Midas Drift Challenge at The Rock Raceway this past Saturday would all agree that weather temperatures dropped to near freezing point, but that wasn’t going to stop the drift competitors from delivering some red hot performances.

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