Motegi Super Drift Challenge Top 16 Bracket

The Motegi Super Drift Challenge during the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach begins tonight at 7pm (PST) and will be aired live on the Driftstream.

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Formula DRIFT Announces Further Details on the 2015 World Championship

Long Beach, Calif. – April 11, 2014 – Formula DRIFT has announced additional information on the 2015 World Championship that include details on event rounds and locations, competition format, confirmation of all Formula DRIFT Pro licenses to be valid for the World Championship and the petition process for international drivers. In addition, Formula DRIFT has confirmed that three rounds of the World Championship will offer a separate Triple Crown prize purse with a possible USD $100,000 up for grabs.

The World Championship will encompass all US Formula DRIFT Championship rounds plus two to three international rounds. The select international rounds will be vetted by Formula DRIFT through the 2014 season with all existing Formula DRIFT international rounds to be considered, including previous international venues.

The competition format will be based off the traditional top 32 head-to-head format. Formula DRIFT also confirms that all Formula DRIFT Pro Licenses are considered valid for the World Championship as well as selected Formula Drift Affiliate Series drivers will be eligible as well, while all other international drivers will need to go through a petition process in order to qualify. Additionally, three selected rounds of the World Championship will constitute its own Triple Crown with a prize pool of a possible USD $100,000.

“We have laid out the groundwork to complete this ambitious task in front of us in an effort to help bring the sport of drifting to the next level,” said Jim Liaw, president and co-founder of Formula DRIFT.

Formula DRIFT recently completed the first event of the 2014 season with Round 1: Streets of Long Beach with over 20,000 fans in attendance and a Driftstream live broadcast shown to over 235,000 unique IPs/individual connections with over 1 million views.

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Join us at the Federal Bar for the Pre-party for the Motegi Super Drift Challenge


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[VIDEO] Dennis Mertzanis – Formula Drift Long Beach 2014

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[COVERAGE] Round 1: Streets of Long Beach by (English & Spanish)

Formula D Rd.1 Streets of Long Beach

CLICK HERE for English coverage.

CLICK HERE for Spanish coverage.

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