Four Little Patches of Rubber: Tips on Tires and Alignments


Almost every racing book explains that the most important part of a car are the tires. These four little patches of rubber, or big ones if you’re driving a Formula DRIFT car like 2013 champion Michael Essa, connect your vehicle to the ground and can have the biggest impact on how your car behaves in……

Protect ya’ Head, Dome, Cabeza: Tips on Helmets and Safety

words Debbie Meda

photos Paul Lopez, Debbie Meda

Along with a sturdy rear-end setup and a nice and sturdy driver seat, a helmet is one of those necessary items for you at a drift event. Even 2012 Formula DRIFT champion Daigo Saito would agree with that.