My first time at a Formula Drift event was an experience I’ll never forget. I came away from FDNJ with a new appreciation for the level of car control exhibited by these talented drivers.
Gridlife bills itself as The Ultimate Automotive Experience, and if the recent Midwest stop on the tour is any indication, that’s exactly the case. From show to HDPE to Time Attack and even drift battles, Gridlife Midwest had it all.
True to form, the Irwindale stop of Formula Drift provided a massive retire rate, but the long list of DNF racers didn’t upset the excitement and drama in the championship race!
Formula Drift’s 13th season opener in the rain was comparable to professional bull riding on ice. That is, if a rider had to navigate a bull sideways through the slippery city streets of Long Beach, California while riding next to another bull.