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DESKTOP: Carbon S2K vs V8 E30

Shot by our man Ste Trackslide, this Desktop features Darren Rickaby’s V8 E30 chasing a somewhat extreme carbon-bodied Honda S2000. We’ve also included a bonus shot of Darren’s E30, available in all Desktop sizes (yes, even one for the 27″ iMac crew!)

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VIDEO: Take what you got, and push it to the limit

A short montage of Fredrik Sørlie’s 2013 season with the Underground Garage Cressida. Our goal was to show everyone that you don’t need a lot of money to have an awesome time with great friends, or to make an impact. Just take what you’ve got, and push it to the limit.

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DESKTOP: Juha Rintanen’s Kouki S14

Today’s Desktop was shot by Ste Trackslide back in 2012 and features Juha Rintanen’s awesome S14.

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FEATURE: Progression: Darren Rickaby’s V8 E30

A Story of Progression: Darren Rickaby and his BMW E30 V8 – I’ve known Darren for a number of years now and I have watched him progress from a novice driver with not a lot of confidence to a well known competition driver in the UK drift scene.

DESKTOP: Team Japspeed 1.5JZ S15

DESKTOP: Team Japspeed 1.5JZ S15

I recently got to photograph the awesome Team Japspeed 1.5JZ S15 for an article in Digital SLR Photography magazine in the UK. To celebrate, I’ve got some lovely new desktop wallpapers for you guys in a variety of sizes, including the gigantic 27″ iMac resolution!

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NEWS: Japfest – Drift Kings 2014: How to Enter

Japfest 2013 saw the debut the UK’s ‘Drift Kings’ competition. It featured over 30 top drifters, held at the world-famous Castle Combe circuit. The Competition returns in 2014, bigger and better!

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DESKTOP: Mad Mike vs Shane Van Gisbergen

Our latest desktop wallpaper features D1NZ drivers Mad Mike and Shane Van Gisbergen doing battle.

You can find all of our desktop wallpapers in the DESKTOPS section of Drifted.com.

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EVENT: D1NZ 2014: Round Two

What do you get when you mix a couple dozen pro drift cars, a custom built track, perfect weather and a big crowd? The answer is a weekend you’re likely to remember for a long time to come!

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DESKTOP: C’s Garage S14

Our latest desktop, shot by David Atkinson, features the awesome C’s Garage S14 drifting the chicane at Round 2 of Cody’s D1NZ National Drifting Championship. Grab your chosen resolution inside!

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DESKTOP: A Lonely Parking Lot

This year has been awesome! To celebrate, here’s a wallpaper featuring Rigo Vasquez’s lovely Zenki S14; we’ve included iMac resolution for the 27inch users!

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NEWS: Formula DRIFT Announces Formula DRIFT Japan

Formula DRIFT announced today another step in global expansion with the introduction of Formula DRIFT Japan. The venture with MSC Co, Ltd is set to be a three-year deal beginning in 2014…

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FEATURE: A Weekend With Ricky Emery

At the weekend we had heard Ricky ‘Top Gun/Superduperpro’ Emery was coming up to Teesside Autodrome for a winter skid session, so we contacted Ricky and used this opportunity to do a driver feature…

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DRIVER BLOG: Adam Hedges’ Competition Debut

Hello Drifted! I’m Adam Hedges and I drive the C’s Garage S14 Nissan Silvia in the Cody’s D1NZ National Drifting Championship. The weeks leading up to Round 1 were just like every other drifter’s preparation for an event… rushed!

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VIDEO: Christer Halvorsen – Gulf / Yokohama S15

Christer Halvorsen drives this 3 liter BMW Turbo powered S15 in Norway, and plans to take on a full season of the European Drift Allstars series next year. He’s definitely one of Norway’s best drifters, with a lot of history in rallycross.

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EVENT: D1NZ 2014: Round One

It was time to kick off another season of New Zealand drifting here at Hampton Downs last weekend. Round one of the Cody’s D1NZ national drifting championship had come around pretty quickly but everyone was super excited to get out there and shred some tires once again!

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FEATURE: The Garage Life FC RX-7

Drifting is a motorsport that comes with its ups and downs. After a full season of competing, a car will get its fair share of “battle scars”, some that add to the car aesthetically and some that do not…

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FEATURE: Purple People Eater: Hugo’s New Look

The Cody’s 2013/14 D1NZ National Drifting Championship kicks off this weekend at Hampton Downs Raceway, just south of Auckland, New Zealand. Over the five month off-season many drivers and teams have been busy making changes to their existing cars & setups, and also building completely new cars…

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COMPETITION: Exedy Giveaway (20 Prizes!)

We have a great competition for you this month. Our friends at Exedy Racing Europe have given us 20+ sticker packs, 20 keyrings, and an official body warmer to give away to Drifted readers…

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DESKTOP: Fredric Aasbø’s GT86

This month Luke Hobb’s awesome shot of Fredric Aasbø’s Nascar powered RS-R Toyota GT86 has been immortalised in Desktop format! Shot at the beginning of the 2013 season, the little 86 is an engineering masterpiece and a testament to RS-R’s abilities…

PHOTO SET: Nürburgring Drift Cup 2013

PHOTO SET: Nürburgring Drift Cup 2013

Falken Motorsports driver James Deane recently continued his reign of European drifting by sewing up the Nürburgring Drift Cup. Here, guest blogger Maurice Bergers shares his fantastic photographs capturing the essence of the event. No words, just images – enjoy!

Top 5 Drifting Videos: October

Top 5 Drifting Videos: October

October played host to the final rounds of two of the big international series, as well as the annual All Star Bash at Willow Springs, so we’ve been treated to no shortage of awesome drifting videos. As the off season draws in for much of the world we’ve also started to see some more creative releases too. Our Top 5 includes some awesome style, badass drifting and amazing cuts.

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VIDEO: Bring Back the Touge

What happens when you take a 200bhp naturally aspirated Cressida with a little trick suspension, and a stunt driver – combine these facts with a windy mountain road, a few cameras and a souped up Mercedes ML AMG with a Russian Arm stuck on top of it?

EVENT: Drift Allstars Europe: Round Six 2013- Poland: THE FINALS

EVENT: Drift Allstars Europe: Round Six 2013 – Poland: THE FINALS

Drift Allstars Europe would make its final stop off the 2013 season at the home of Polish drifting. Some can say this was one of the first places drifting was viewed in eastern Europe. With the championship on the line this is how it all unfolded…

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LIVESTREAM: Formula Drift 2013: Final Fight, Irwindale Speedway

The Formula DRIFT Championship will be decided at this final event of the season and drivers will battle one last time to earn the coveted title of Formula DRIFT champion…

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LIVESTREAM: Formula Drift 2013: Final Fight, Irwindale Speedway

The Formula DRIFT Championship will be decided at this final event of the season and drivers will battle one last time to earn the coveted title of Formula DRIFT champion…

EVENT: King of the Hill: 2013 Maxxis British Drift Championship Round Five: Knockhill, Scotland

EVENT: King of the Hill: 2013 Maxxis British Drift Championship Round Five: Knockhill, Scotland

The final round of the 2013 Maxxis British Drift Championship saw the BDC roadshow heading north (really far north) to Knockhill Circuit in Fife, Scotland. The BDC has been a regular event at Knockhill and always draws a big crowd…

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Top 5 Drifting Videos: September

Anything goes here – it can be a top quality, big budget production created using the latest and greatest super slo-mo, multi-thousand pound/dollar cameras, or a humble mobile-phone clip that shows some epic driving! Last month played host to some amazing clips, so picking just five wasn’t easy…

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LIVESTREAM: Formula Drift 2013: Round 6: Fort Worth, TX

Round 6 of Formula Drift 2013 is about to kick off. Catch all the Live Action here!!

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LIVESTREAM: Formula Drift 2013: Round 6: Fort Worth, TX

Round 6 of Formula Drift 2013 is about to kick off. Catch all the Live Action here!!

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EVENT: IDC Round 5: Mondello Park Raceway

This past weekend saw the curtains close on yet another year of Irish drifting. Mondello Park Raceway played host to the final round of the Irish Drift Championship as well as the annual Japfest car show. Mondello Park Raceway is Ireland’s premier racetrack…

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EVENT: Drift Allstars Europe Round 5 / EEDC at Mariapocs.

Drift Allstars Europe Round 5 would have its annual event at the trackwood festival. For the second year running it would also be a double header with the Eastern European Championship, the “Battle of the Iron Curtain”. The trackwood festival was set and an epic 3 days of drifting was about to go off!

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VIDEO: AE86: Raw

While cruising around the internet recently watching drift videos (a pretty common pastime of mine), I saw a video that featured one car with a bunch of raw clips. No music, no editing trickery, no filler, all meat. I’d had similar parts in previous videos of my own, but never actually did a full raw video… until now.