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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.

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[6 Sep 2011 | No Comment | ]
THE HILL – Maxxis Tyres BDC Round 4

I’m a sucker for HD drift video clips, I would have to say I’m guilty of using at least 60% of my monthly ADSL cap on watching HD motorsport video clips. Last night I came across this video clip on the Driftworks website. This is a short film from the 4th round of the British Drift Championships at The Hill. The Sound Track in the HD film just makes the clip that much more dramatic as well! Check it out if you want to be inspired.

(Via Driftworks)

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[23 Aug 2011 | 3 Comments | ]
Random Image – Mx5 on Steroids

A Mazda Mx5 on steroids, loads of down force but inst that just a bit over the top for a car that size?

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[10 Aug 2011 | 3 Comments | ]
How to build a drift Car on a budget

So you want to get into the sport of Drifting, but dont know where to start. We have compiled a basic starting blog to help you get going. This is the first insert  of several in an article on how to start building up a drift machine..
Choosing a Car
Drift cars can come in all makes and models. Choosing the correct car to meet your budget is the first and most important set towards getting your ass into a drift car of your own.
View our previous blog about affordable drift cars …

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[9 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]
Street2Strip and Streetcar Track Day

 

This coming weekend ( 13th & 14th August 2011) Killarney will once again be action packed with various events on two wheels and four. Saturday sees the circuit taken over by the Short Circuit Racing section where motorcycles of all ages and sizes strut their stuff on the half main and dirt section side of the facility, this event is also supported by Formula M on four wheels and the always spectacular Supermoto races on dirt and tar. The main straight will see Street2Strip action from mid day till just …

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[8 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]
Otto Gravens trip to Formula Drift 2011

For those of you that dont know Otto Graven is over in the USA taking part in the Forumla Drift Series, Team Monstermob shipped over Otto’s famous 350Z to take part in one of the worlds biggest Drifting events. This is a bit of a picture diary we have put together so you guys can follow a bit of Otto and his teams progress so far.
Whats an adventure to the US with out a bit of NASCAR?

Otto and Team making their way to one of the Formula Drift destinations. Take …

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[3 Aug 2011 | 10 Comments | ]
Improving your vehicles downforce

Being a bit of the track day enthusiast I am always looking for new ways to improve on my cars handling and performance. I’ve been doing quite a bit of research on down force and aerodynamics.