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2022 PRO Drivers
26

RookieDarren Kelly

  • Team Name: The Heart of Racing222
  • Car Number: 26
  • Car Manufacturer: N/A ·
  • Tire Manufacturer: GT Radial ·
2022
RANK
22
2022
Points
122

Biography

Pro drifter from New Zealand. 3 x D1NZ Pro Champion and National NZ GT3 Endurance Racing Champion. Darren has been drifting competitively since 2012 and currently competes in NZ piloting an RB powered Nissan R35 GTR which won 2 of the 3 championships.

In 2020, joining The Heart of Racing family in his pro drift car in NZ, and now in the USA for 2022. The Heart of Racing raises funds and awareness for the financial demands of quality pediatric medical care.

In 2022, we proudly race for Seattle Children’s Cardiology Research Fund while continuing support for Starship Children's Hospital in New Zealand.

2021 D1NZ Pro Champion - Nissan R35 GTR

2020 NZ GT3 Endurance Champion - Aston Martin Vantage GT3

2019 D1NZ Pro Champion - Nissan R35 GTR

2015 D1NZ Pro Champion - Nissan Skyline R34

2013 D1NZ Pro2 Champion - Nissan Skyline R32