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Drift X Battle – Presented by DRIFT SQUAD

23 June 2010 21 Comments

Ladies and gentlemen of all ages check your dairies and free up Saturday the 10th of July. You are probably wondering why we have just instructed you to make this day available well, People of the mother city you are about to have your eyes and ears rocked by local drift community Drift Squad. These guys have set up one of the sickest events yet to hit Cape Town’s car mod scene.

When we say you are about to be rocked we bloody well mean it. You cant beat a day out with High Performance Drift Machines that will be competing against one another in an obstacle course to become the Drift X Champion. The course itself is a very challenging which means the drifters are going to have to work extra hard to defeat each other, these guys are highly skilled drivers so be sure to so loads of sideways action.

The venue actually happens to be the perfect setting for this type of event. The Western Province Expo centre in Epping will be the place to be on July 10th.

What can the crowds expect on the day? Well the real question is what you won’t be seeing if you don’t pull through.
Highlights of the event is as follows:
- Drift X battle
- Cash Prizes, and other prizes supplied by sponsors
- High Performance Drift Go Karts
- Mini Drift X battle with RC Drift Cars
- Go Karts, supplied by Kenilworth Go-Karts, for spectators to challenge each other in a race
- Kiddies Go-Karts
- Top DJ’s
- The Knob from Good Hope FM will be the MC
- Freestyle Dancers
- Cape Town’s Top Spinners
- Germy and Hitler in their drift BMW
- Rasta Eddie in S2000
- Exclusive M will be drifting some BMW M3′s
- Show Cars
- Car Clubs
- Indoor Market with lots and lots of retailers
- Sound Off
- Food Vendors
- VIP Packages

How’s that for an event guys, we’ve already told you not to miss this, the ball is now in your court!

How much will this amazing day cost on your pocket:
Adults: R30
Kids under 12 pay R10
There is really know excuse to miss out, well unless you are the unfortunate ones not residing in the Western Cape

Just encase you are the lazy type and you haven’t read the whole post about the Drift X Battle event.
here is the info you require.

When: Saturday 10th July 2010
Where: WP Expo Centre, Epping, Cape Town
Time: 10:00am – 8:30pm
Tickets will be sold at the door so get there early to avoid disappointment.


  • jomacher said:

    Sometimes I wish I listened to my mom when she wanted to move to Cape Town.


  • Slim said:

    Yohh i can wait 4 this day, it goin 2 be leka.


  • Blair (author) said:

    HAHA, I cant wait either, I’m really looking forward to seeing these “drift karts” never seen or heard of them so its a 1st for me!
    Hopefuly DJ Ready D is going to be spinning more than just some sick tunes!

    @Jo don’t worry I’ll take loads of pictures for you… :D

    @slim yea dude its going to be a mad event, cant wait to see these guys put there drift monsters sideways around Epping!


  • MARC said:

    I wish we lived in Cape town, we do not really have events like this in Durbs

  • Naz said:

    Yes, iv got tickets for this event just a few more days


  • Len said:

    Where about is Epping, never heard of it


  • Willie said:

    hope the weather holds out, its been very temperamental and my boys are looking forward to seeing those drift cars.


  • Veloman said:

    Yes man, cant wait


  • lunda said:

    Dritftx here I come, is gold car going to be there?


  • Riaad said:

    I really liked it.. i bookmarked it and will be back to check it out some more soon


  • gareth said:

    Does anybody know what time the event ends cos i work on saturdays but i still want to back the event


  • jomacher said:

    Hi Gareth – Heres more details.


    Show starts at 10h30am and finishes at 8h30pm. Check out the link for more details.


  • Marco said:

    Saturdays are always family days in our home, so this Saturday is daddys choice of outing.


  • Blair (author) said:

    @Gareth Drift X battle stops at about 8ish, so pull through if you get off work before then, its a day you don’t want to miss out on!

    @Lunda are your referring to the corvette C6 that’s wrapped in gold vinyl? if so yes the car will be there and drifting!

    @Willie im with you on that one man, hope the sun shines nice and high in the sky for the event.

    @Len Epping is in the Southern Suburbs, Do you know where big cooling towers are? Epping is just next to the cooling towers its actually between Thornton and the towers, its an industrial area!

    I cant bloody wait.. Drift X boys and girls!


  • DewaldR said:

    I’m definately going to be there


  • Anton said:

    i went to the last event D1s hosted and it rocked. this one should be just as good if not much better


  • Blair (author) said:

    Shit I cant honestly wait!
    I really want to see what these drift go karts are about!


  • Blair (author) said:

    Event date has been changed guys to the 17th of July…


  • Kath said:

    Pretty nice post. I just stumbled upon your blog and wanted to say that I have really enjoyed browsing your blog posts. In any case I’ll be subscribing to your feed and I hope you write again soon!


  • Blessn said:

    “Event date has been changed guys to the 17th of July…”

    So dat means its no longer this weekend right
    AWWWWWWWSSSSSSSSUUUUM!!!!!! That means i can make it, AWSUM!!!!
    so wer is it n wer can i get tickets!


    Blair Reply:

    Howzit, yea its moved to the 17th due to bad weather predictions….
    Tickets are sold at the door for R30 or contact the guys via Facebook
    Try get hold of Noer.A or Deon.D for Premium tickets
    VIP seemed to be sold out a while back :(
    See you there!


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