Coming from the 2016 Formula Drift Championship and placing 2rd overall in the World Championship and 5th overall in the U.S. Championship, Matt Field has progressively advanced his Formula Drift career every season. Whether it be Quarter Midget racing or Desert Truck Off-Road with his father Bruce, you can be sure that motosports racing is in Matt's DNA. Recently obtaining his college degree in business, Matt embraces his entrepreneurial adventures as business owner of Drift Cave Motorsports and as a professional athlete. Since Matt’s partnership with Falken Tire, the results have been stacking up. With his first and second Career win coming in 2016, 2017 is shaping up to be an exciting season. 2009 - Matt earned his Formula Drift license through Just Drift Series 2011 - Matt competes full time and participates in all 7 Formula Drift rounds making 5 qualifications, Top 16 in New Jersey, and finishes 12th at Long Beach 2012 - Matt makes two Great 8 finishes 2013 - Matt finished 4th overall for the season and earns his first podium, 2nd Place at Texas Motor Speedway. Matt also wins 1st Place at the Triple Crown held at Pikes Peak International Speedway 2014 - Matt finishes the season as a Top 16 driver 2015 - Matt finishes 3rd overall in Formula Drift World Championship and 9th Overall in the U.S. Championship. 2016 - Matt wins 1st Place at Motegi Racing Super Drift Challenge at Toyota Grand Prix Long Beach, 1st Place at Formula Drift Texas, and 1st Place at Formula Drift Irwindale. Finishing 5th in the FD USA Championship and 2nd in the FD World Championship.
Hometown: San Jose, CA
Residence: San Jose, CA
Team Name: Drift Cave Motorsports
Car Number: 777
Car Manufacturer: Nissan