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Max Orido and his V-8 Toyota GT 86

Toyota GT 86 Gets Lexus IS F V-8 Transplant, Goes Drifting: Video

Well, that was quick. Just a handful of weeks after its launch in Japan, the GT 86 has already been gutted and fitted with a Lexus IS F V-8 engine for use in D1 Grand Prix drift events by Manabu "Max" Orido's team. It's a classic idea, shoving a big V-8 in a small, light car, but that's not the... read more

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Scion FR-S drifting with Ken Gushi and Speedhunters

2013 Scion FR-S Goes Drifting: Video

The upcoming Subieyota trio of cars (BRZ, GT 86, and FR-S) is an intriguing as-yet-unknown in the world of affordable, relatively light sports cars. Nearly taking the place... read more December 12, 2011 by 


 
Subaru WRX with a BMW V-10 engine

Subaru WRX With BMW V-10 = Drift Madness: Video

There aren't many production engines that sound better at full song than BMW's V-10, which manages to simply scream rather than sounding like a truck as many other V-10s do... read more September 7, 2011 by 


 
Chevrolet Camaro airbags deploy during drift event

Chevy Camaro's Airbags Deploy While Attempting To Drift -- Update: GM Responds

Update: Chevrolet's director of communications, Michael Albano, has responded with the following: "It is unusual to have this occur. However, it is possible for a driver to... read more August 12, 2011 by 


 
AMG Driving Academy drift lesson

AMG Driving Academy Takes You Drifting: Video

If you haven't been following the AMG Driving Academy Performance Series with Tommy Kendall since we brought you the first episode, you should have been. This is an example... read more August 2, 2011 by 


 
2012 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Coupe

2012 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Coupe Drift Action: Video

With a big 6.2-liter V-8 engine mounted up front, and drive sent strictly to the rear wheels, we can think of few better cars than the 2012 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Coupe to go... read more August 2, 2011 by 


 
Vaughn Gittin, Jr. drifts Saudi Arabia style

Vaughn Gittin Jr. Drifts Saudi-Style: Video

Saudi Arabians are well-known the world over for their completely mental freeway drifting--often weaving between traffic or other obstacles at extremely high speeds. Vaughn... read more July 19, 2011 by 


 
2012 Challenger SRT8 sideways in B-roll footage

2012 Charger, Challenger, Grand Cherokee SRT8 Hoon It Up: Video

When a new car is launched, the manufacturer typically provides the media with a few minutes of "B-roll" footage, to be used for voiceovers and the like. Typically, it's... read more July 15, 2011 by 


 
Mauro Calo sets world record drift in Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes Driver Sets 7,572-Foot Guinness World Record Drift: Video

Sliding a car around a circle, tires blazing, looking out the side window, Mauro Calo drove his way into the record books this Sunday, keeping the drift up for a record 2,308... read more June 20, 2011 by 


 
Akira Iida drifting the 2012 Lexus LFA

Akira Iida Drifts The 2012 Lexus LFA: Video

With a screaming 4.8-liter V-10 engine channeling 552 horsepower through its rear wheels, few other production cars are more suitable for drifting than the 2012 Lexus LFA... read more June 17, 2011 by 


 
2010 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG

Mercedes-Benz Driver To Attempt World’s Longest Drift

Drifting defines adolescent ridiculousness, yet we can’t get enough of it. The style of driving--if you can call it that--requires a driver to intentionally over steer... read more June 15, 2011 by 


 
Rogue driver drifting around a police Dodge Charger

Driver ‘Arrested’ For Drifting Around Police Car: Video

Before the angry comments start coming in, let us be the first to state that this is not real and is in fact just a mock scenario involving a rogue driver in a parking lot... read more June 1, 2011 by 


 
Red Bull Pontiac Solstice drifts the streets of downtown Atlanta

Red Bull Drifts Streets Of Atlanta In Genesis Coupe, Solstice: Video

Aside from the fact that roughly 50 percent of the streets in metro Atlanta are named Peachtree, there's almost nothing about this video that isn't unique in the world of... read more May 10, 2011 by 


 
Samuel Hubinette Racing Dodge Challenger and Viper SRT10

Samuel Hubinette Racing Gets New Driver, Two New Dodge Drift Cars

The name Samuel Hubinette is synonymous with drifting, his personal drift team, Samuel Hubinette Racing (SHR), having sent all manner of high-powered vehicles sideways... read more March 28, 2011 by 


 
2009 Mercedes-Benz G Class

Video: Getting Sideways In The AMG Gelaendewagen

Built for cross-country duty in a terrifically, angularly Tuetonic way, the G-Class, and its sportiest variant, the G55 AMG, is no exactly the first vehicle you'd think of... read more January 20, 2011 by 


 
Evo MR in the snow

Video Roundup: Snowed In? Drift That Sucker!

The holiday weekend saw most of the Northeast draped in a blanket of snow, perfect for unwrapping presents and singing carols--but not so awesome for getting to work on... read more December 27, 2010 by 


 
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