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Aug 31, 2012

PR Wire: Formula DRIFT Premieres on NBC Sports on Sept 2

(Source: Formula DRIFT)

August 31, 2012

Formula DRIFT Premieres on NBC Sports this Sunday, September 2;
Season Preview to Air at 5:00 PM (EST) / 2:00 PM (PST) 

Long Beach, Calif. – August 31, 2012 – The Formula DRIFT television program to air this Sunday, September 2, 2012 on NBC Sports at 5:00 PM (EST) / 2:00 PM (PST). The premiere episode will feature a season preview.

The “Formula DRIFT,” television program will air for the first time on NBC Sports, formerly the VERSUS network. The twelve half-hour long episodes will run for fourteen consecutive weeks on Sundays at 5:00 PM (EST) beginning on September 2 with re-airs showing on Tuesdays at 5:30 PM (EST) beginning on September 4.

“To be part of the NBC Sports family of programming is very exciting and shows the progression of our Sport and Series,” said Ryan Sage vice-president and co-founder of Formula DRIFT. “NBC Sports is currently in over 80 million households combined with an additional 300 million household distribution internationally. To be able to share the action and excitement of Formula DRIFT to this large of an audience is amazing.”

The episodes will highlight the seven Pro Championship rounds of competition from the ninth season and will be hosted by Formula DRIFT co-founder, Ryan Sage, Courtney Day and Formula DRIFT announcer, Jarod DeAnda. 

For more information visit: www.formuladrift.com 

For more information contact: 
John Pangilinan
The ID Agency


Entering its ninth season, Formula DRIFT is recognized as the North American professional drifting championship. Established on the streets of Japan, drifting has evolved into a worldwide competitive sport that challenges each driver's driving ability and vehicle control. Formula DRIFT provides a forum for professional drifters to compete in 7 events nationwide for the coveted Formula DRIFT Championship crown. As the first official series in North America, Formula DRIFT has taken competitive motorsports to the extreme, attracting fans and car enthusiasts from all walks of life and establishes itself as the world-wide leader for the Sport. For a competition schedule and ticket information, visit: www.formuladrift.com.

Formula DRIFT Holdings, LLC | 200 Pine Avenue, Suite 615 | Long Beach, CA 90802

Aug 27, 2012

2012 DUB Show Los Angels Car Highlights

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Los Angeles, CA (Py) - 2012 DUB Tour Show at Los Angeles Convention Center continues the great tradition of super lifestyle of celebrities, cars, exhibits, and models!  We covered the model highlights in other articles (int link).  Here are the highlights of the cars, the details, the wheels, the rims, the huge woofers, and super bright paints!  Totally awesome!!

Xplizit car club came out huge at the DUB show!  There were so many cars and so many models and so many awesome works, it's just dazzling to your senses... Our hats' off to Xplizit Team!!
If you have read this far, kudos!!  Notice the Felix the cat shadow on the below left picture.  Authentic to the original character!!  Great job!

2012 Formula Drift Las Vegas - Drifting Part 2

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Las Vegas, NV (Py) - (continued from Part 1)  The main competition is underway here to get the final 16...  We kind of like the lighting effects, just to be aesthetically creative...
After the final 16 selected, we had the opening ceremony and introductions to the drivers, and concluded by awesome fireworks!  It's a spectacular show!
Here are some behind the scene of where the cars all started...
The competition was fierce, and lots of actions...
and mishaps...
Overall, it's a great event, with exciting actions and unexpected turn of competition.  Very cool!