Lexus | State of Stance

Formula Drift 2015 Rd 2: Road to the Championship

Formula DRIFT Round 2: Road to the Championship Results; Aurimas “Odi” Bakchis Takes His First Victory Moves into First Place in the Standings Word by: John P Photography by: Nelson Queralta Jr Long Beach, Calif. – May 9, 2015 – Formula DRIFT presented by GoPro returned to Road Atlanta for Round 2: Road to the Championship. Aurimas “Odi” Bakchis in the Feal Suspension / ARK Performance / Nitto Tire Nissan 240 SX takes the victory for his first Formula DRIFT win of his career and rises to the top of the standings. Round 2: Road to the Championship was a night of upsets as the top qualifiers failed to move past the early rounds...

WekFest ’13 | Texas Showdown

WekFest ’13 Texas Showdown     1 WekFest, a highly regarded name in the national show scene. Over the past few years the show series has risen to prominence and has touched down in cities all over the United States. We flew into dallas and spent the weekend with the guys over at Team Nemesis (Upcoming Feature), and they showed us the ropes of the texas car scene, Let’s just go ahead and say Air Suspension is HUGE, and by huge i mean HUGE. The air driven scene in dallas is enormous, and filled with quality cars. From Jessyca Blood’s widebody IS-Coupe to the plethora of Audis, BMW and even Cadillacs the show was a...

Formula D: Title Fight Oct30

Formula D: Title Fight

Formula D: Title Fight   Videography by Emil Garcia    

Formula D: Irwindale | Title Fight

Formula D: Irwindale Title Fight   Photography by Emil Garcia Press Release via John Pangilinan   Round 7: Final Fight at Irwindale Speedway Results; Daigo Saito Takes the Event Victory and Michael Essa is Crowned Champion Long Beach, Calif. – October 13, 2013 – Formula DRIFT presented by GoPro returned to Irwindale Speedway for the final event of the 2013 season. Daigo Saito in the Achilles Tire / Bridges Racing Lexus SC430 takes the event victory. Michael Essa in the GSR Autosport / Yokohama BMW M3 is crowned champion. Lexus wins the inaugural manufacturer’s championship and Hankook Tire wins the tire championship...

Formula D: Texas | Showdown

Formula D: Texas Showdown   Photography by Emil Garcia Press Release via John Pangilinan Round 6: Showdown at Texas Motor Speedway Results; Michael Essa Takes the Victory and the Points Lead   Long Beach, Calif. – September 15, 2013 – Formula DRIFT presented by GoPro entered Texas Motor Speedway for the first time. Michael Essa in the GSR Autosport / Yokohama BMW M3 takes the victory and the lead in the Pro Championship points chase heading into the final competition of the 2013 season. Round 6: Showdown saw a return to Texas with the first Formula DRIFT event in the Lone Star State since 2005. Texas Motor Speedway hosted...