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[16 Feb 2012 | 2 Comments | ]
Mardigras 2012 – D1S Drift Exhibition

I attended the D1S drift session at the 2012 Madigras with my matie Mr Cothill and his super sleek Nissan Silvia which has just been resprayed a glossy black by Dragon Customs.
Mardigras 2012 took place over 2 weekends and seemed to be quite entertaining. This was the 1st year that D1S has been invited to exhibit at the Mardigras Carnival. There were loads of cars sliding around the parking lot and the crowd enjoyed every second of it.. The parking lot had to be wet regularly to protect the surface …

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[9 Jan 2012 | 3 Comments | ]
FFG Pics – Killarney Show

Well its been a while since iv actually dropped a blog that iv taken some decent photos for. Im pretty sure that most of our Cape Town readers attended the Fast, Furious and Glamorous event at Killarney on the 26th of December. I hope you guys all enjoyed your new years and are as glad as I am to be back at work. I know that sounds a bit odd but you have to admit it can get very expensive staying at home for that period.
Here are the pictures i …

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[12 Dec 2011 | 2 Comments | ]
FFG ALLSTARZ 10th Anniversary, SA’s Premier Car Charity

The Fast, Furious and Glorious, South Africa’s biggest car charity event is knocking on our doorsteps and will be celebrating its 10th Anniversary of existence. This event will take place on Monday, 26th December at Killarney Racetrack and will be one promising event not to be missed. This is in Aid of Blouvlei L.S.E.N. in Retreat. The event includes Msa Drags, Street 2 Strip, Show & Shine, a massive Sound Off by Audio Kings and also a Stance Exhibition. Entertainment includes a “Mr & Miss FFG Pageant” with Top Hip Hop …

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[7 Nov 2011 | No Comment | ]
Kaihatsu Silvia Update

The end of October was a busy period for the Kaihatsu Liqui-Moly Silvia.
A photo shoot was on the books for RACEWEB online magazine for about a month or two now, so on a Friday last month after finishing off the roll cage and interior we booked it in for a shoot on Table Mountain road.

We also attending the MASSIVE CTSR park off in Ottery China Town on 27 October 2011. The car drew great attention parked up with 1 or 2 of the other D1S cars. The night also saw …

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[27 Oct 2011 | One Comment | ]
Momo Drifting Wheel – Am online shop

Automodified provides the perfect interface for your street car. The deep dish Momo Drifting steering wheel is 330 mm in diameter, the wheel in an optimal position for the quick steering adjustments required in Drifting. The generous round grip maintain comfort while the dual markers provide quick reference guides.
The new Drifting wheel from MOMO has a competition look but in a finish that is easier to live with on a daily basis. The top grain leather used in the Drifting wheel is awesome quality. The deep, 90mm dish of the …

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[6 Oct 2011 | 5 Comments | ]
Drifters Delight – Cape Town Drifting

This weekend hosted a few events across the Cape and we selected to go drift at the Saldanha West Coast Festival of speed with the Dr1ft Squad.
The week and day leading up to the event was challenging to say the least with having to install the roll cage, change all fluids in the car for Liqui-Moly products, source a tow car and trailer (all trailers were hired out for the weekend), body kit not being finished in time by the body shop and a flat on the tow car which …

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[22 Sep 2011 | 4 Comments | ]
SA Hot Rod FEST – Killarney

SA Hot Rods held a car show at Killarney and Justin Schenck from Cape Motorsport manage to capture the days action for those of you that could not make it. Some of the cars on show behind the new pit area were complete Hot Rod Porn. There was a Monster Energy Drink stand that catered for the Rugby enthusiasts and were serving cold beers all day long for the thirsty crowds!

The guys with Drift machines were allowed to get their cars sideways for the spectators during the days festivities. A …

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[19 Sep 2011 | No Comment | ]
Random Image – SA Hot Rods FEST

So a couple weeks back was the SA Hot Rods Festival at Killarney, Justin managed to take some amazing shot of the cars and some of the guys drifting around the oval. For now this is a little warm up for what shall follow tomorrow morning. This is Carl’s Chev 40 doing a couple laps sideways around the oval of Killarney.