Tag: "grassroots"

GRASSROOTS: Cell Block D 20

GRASSROOTS: Cell Block D 20

Agassiz's Speedway is a simple oval, two corners and two straights, but it is small and tight... and notorious for taking out cars. Most often, inexperienced drivers panic and hit the brakes, understeering into the wall. But even pros, who have been drifting the track since 2007 when Cell Block D started have had their share of mishaps here....
GRASSROOTS: FCD:MP Mallory Park 31st March

GRASSROOTS: FCD:MP Mallory Park 31st March

With the day off work I had a few hours to spare so I decided to pop on over to a full circuit drift day that was going on over at Mallory Park. Take the jump to see a few snaps from the day.
GRASSROOTS: Buxton Raceway 27th March

GRASSROOTS: Buxton Raceway 27th March

Sunday the 27th of March saw us return to Buxton Raceway in the Derbyshire peaks for the first Drift ONE event in 2011. Drifting in the UK is starting to awake from its winter hibernation and it was a good opportunity to get back into the swing of things and see what the ring of steel had in store.
GRASSROOTS: Never-Lift at Birmingham Wheels

GRASSROOTS: Never-Lift at Birmingham Wheels

Right back in my very first post on Drifted.com I mentioned one of my most memorable moments of the UK drifting scene in its infancy was watching Ken Nomura drift a borrowed car smoking around Birmingham Wheels oval circuit. Its been almost been 5 years since I was at Wheels so I figured I'd go take another look.
GRASSROOTS: Buxton Waves Goodbye to 2010

GRASSROOTS: Buxton Waves Goodbye to 2010

It was time for my monthly journey back over to Buxton Raceway for another Drift ONE £10 drift day and as the last one of the year it couldn't be missed. Quite literally a smashing time was had by all.