Rally Subarus, FD, And A 12 Car Drift Bash: The Pacific Northwest Rules

Twelve Cars Sliding In Unison Is Oddly Mesmerizing

How many drift cars can you fit on a tiny kart track in Oregon? Ryan Tuerck and a bunch of other Formula D pros tried to find out. » 9/18/14 3:28pm 9/18/14 3:28pm

Watch Some Drifters Whip Around Detroit's Old Train Station

So while the rest of Southeast Michigan was engrossed in the Dream Cruise, some Formula D drifters snuck into town and were hooning all across the grounds of Michigan Central Station, which some of you non-Detroit residents might recognize as this hulking monolith. » 8/19/13 2:57pm 8/19/13 2:57pm

Drift Chronicles 3: On Superstitions...

Our main man the Drift Idiot traveled to another Formula D event. His cameras were rolling and he got the drivers chatting (it's not hard to get them chatting). » 8/06/13 1:44pm 8/06/13 1:44pm

Formula D Drifter’s Car Stolen Just Before Christmas

Walker Wilkerson got the worst Christmas present this year: his 20' trailer was stolen with his competition Nissan Silvia inside. He found the trailer, but the car is still missing. » 12/26/12 9:30am 12/26/12 9:30am

If Your Mustang Ends Up On Its Roof You're Drifting Wrong

Formula D went to Las Vegas over the weekend and things got a little crazy for one of the drifters. This is Jim Guthrie in Pro-Am crashing and flipping his Mustang onto its roof. » 8/28/12 3:00pm 8/28/12 3:00pm

You Will Never Intentionally Drift As Fast As These Guys

This is pro drifter Daigo Saito and his crew at the 2012 Summer Drift Matsuri at Japan's Ebisu Circuit. For practice, they decided to throw some ratty old cars sideways at over 100 miles an hour. » 8/28/12 1:00pm 8/28/12 1:00pm

The Best Excuse Ever For Working At Discount Tire

A lot happens behind the walls of smoke that define drifting. Now that it has spread past some Japanese mountains and money is firmly entrenched in the game, what keeps drifters going? » 6/28/12 1:00pm 6/28/12 1:00pm

First 86 Scion FR-S Buyers Get The Royal Treatment

The first 86 Scion FR-S buyers are getting all sorts of special perks, as we were first to report. We just didn't know what the perks were until now. If you're not one of the first 86 buyers you may not want to keep reading. » 3/02/12 3:00pm 3/02/12 3:00pm

A smoking walkthrough of a Formula D drift track

Ryan Tuerck, of the very excellent "Off Seasons" video, has traded leafy parking lots for the sunny banking of Toyota Speedway. Here he gives you a sense of the lunacy going on behind the wheel at a Formula D drift competition. » 11/22/11 1:00pm 11/22/11 1:00pm

Screw work, watch Formula D LIVE from Qatar right now

The Formula Drift Qatar race is going on right now and is streaming live right here. Something else to distract you from working today. » 3/18/11 12:15pm 3/18/11 12:15pm

Formula D Grand Prix Murders Tires At The Wall

The third event of the 2009 Formula Drift Grand Prix landed itself at The Wall in New Jersey last month, Joshua Herron was out there to capture all the action in this visually stimulating clip. » 7/20/09 10:00am 7/20/09 10:00am

Romanian Street Racers Master Magical One HP Drift

You didn't think Romanian street racers only drag-raced, did you? Consider yourself fully versed in the masterful and complex art of the Romanian One HP drift thanks to Virgiliu and his mighty steed. (Hat tip to Casey!) » 6/18/09 9:00am 6/18/09 9:00am

Will It Drift? Mercedes E-Class Hearse

Steve Sutcliffe, Autocar UK's road-test editor, a connoisseur of slideways dorifto action, attempts to quell his morbid curiosity of whether a Mercedes E-Class Hearse can deliver the recently deceased in tire-murdering style. » 6/09/09 3:20pm 6/09/09 3:20pm

Will It Drift: London TX2 Diesel Cab

Autocar UK's road test editor Steve Sutcliffe has a strange obsession of the sideways kind. His perverse purpose is to try and drift just about anything with wheels around his slice of test tarmac. His most recent offering to the tire gods is a diesel London Cab. Hit the jump to see the clip. » 12/02/08 4:30pm 12/02/08 4:30pm

Anatomy Of A Ford Mustang Drift Racer

We caught up with professional drifter Vaughn Gittin Jr. and had him walk us around his Ford Mustang to show us what makes his trick drift car tick. Not only did we get a close-up look at the machine, he even took us for a quick spin around some cones conveniently placed in the parking lot. This was our second time… » 8/27/08 1:15pm 8/27/08 1:15pm

Red Bull Drifting World Championship Announced, Beijing Olympics Now…

Formula DRIFT and Red Bull are poised to move the sport of drifting from a mostly national sport to an international competition with the announcement of the Red Bull Drifting World Championship, to be held at the Port of Long Beach on November 15, 2008. The competition is set to bring 32 professional drifters from… » 7/14/08 6:00pm 7/14/08 6:00pm

Top Gear USA Host Tanner Foust Takes Garage419 Sideways

Now that we know Tanner Foust is going to be one of the three hosts of Top Gear USA, we're feeling out whether this guy is worthy of the job or not. So, while we know pretty much everything there is to know about the race driver/television host, we're still interested in seeing more of his prowess behind the wheel. … » 6/18/08 2:40pm 6/18/08 2:40pm

Formula D Second Season to Debut on G4

Dear Comcast. We know you have a lot of money. We also know that you own G4TV. So please, please do the right thing and hire Jack Black and Kyle Gass to host Formula D. In the meantime, we'll just turn the sound off, get all mezmerized by hazing hides while we sit around in our unders listening to "Dio" and "Fuck Her… » 6/05/06 9:00pm 6/05/06 9:00pm

Inside the Falken '69 Camaro Drifter

As we mentioned last summer, we'd been waiting for somebody to enter a vintage American musclecar in a high-profile drifting competition, and this '69 Chevy F-Body was it. After a number of appearances at Formula D events last season, the Falken Tires-sponsored Blacktop Rodeo team is set for the 2006 series. The 468… » 11/09/05 5:54pm 11/09/05 5:54pm