Tag Archive: formula d

Oct
13

Final Formula D Round at Irwindale?!

The eighth and final round of the 2017 Formula Drift season is this weekend and it seems as though James Deane has pretty much locked up the overall win. With so many past rumors in the last few years that “this year is the last one” for Irwindale, it seems as though is is finally …

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Jun
22

FIA Announces Intercontinental Drifting Cup

With the Drifting becoming a huge spectator sport and it’s ever growing popularity, FIA has announced it’s own event with unified world regulations. The first event will take place in 9/30/17 – 10/1/17 in Daiba, Tokyo. The event will be put on by SUNPROS who is responsible for the D1 Gran Prix in Japan. For …

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Oct
12

SSR Wheels at FD Irwindale

At Formula Drift Irwindale we spotted these nice cars on SSR Wheels! Check them out!

Oct
10

Weekend Recap: Chris Forsberg Claims His Third Overall Formula Drift Champsionship

Heading into the final round of the 2016 Formula Drift series, Chris Forsberg held a slim points lead which left a chance for all that to slip away even greater. Add to that the fact that he also was crashed his car in the round of 16 it left the title hopes out of his …

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Apr
11

SSR Wheels Spotting at Formula Drift – Long Beach

Did you have a chance to attend Formula Drift – Long Beach this past weekend? If you weren’t here are some of the cars that you would’ve seen on SSR Wheels. Our booth setup for the event. Chris Forsberg’s Nissan 370Z on SSR GTF01s. Chris Forsberg’s Datsun 280Z on Professor MS1Rs. APR Performance’s widebody Mustang …

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Oct
12

Chris Forsberg Takes 3rd Place Overall As Formula Drift Pro Champion

With the Formula Drift series coming to a close this past weekend, we’d like to Congratulate SSR Wheels sponsored driver #64, Chris Forsberg on another successful season. In the past 3 Formula Drift seasons, he has collected 2nd, 1st, and 3rd place overall finishes, making him one of, if not the most consistent driver in …

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Apr
15

Formula Drift 2015 Long Beach Trackside Coverage

The 2015 Formula Drift season has officially begun and with the end of just the first round it is impossible to say which one of these talented pro-drifters will win the championship! We’ve seen some underdog drivers pull ahead and quite a few unexpected upsets but definitely everyone has a chance to win the gold! …

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Apr
08

Practice runs at Formula Drift Long Beach

Taken by Formula D’s instagram account is Chris Forsberg, 2014 season champion, on a practice run just mere inches from the wall next to the judge’s booth in his 370z. Rocking an updated livery, Forsberg is entering this 2015 season very strong, running on SSR GTF01 forged monoblock wheels.   Feeling rock solid after today's …

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Oct
14

Formula D – Offset Kings Coverage

This past weekend was the Formula DRIFT Final Round held at Irwindale Speedway in California. In yesterday’s post we covered the track festivities so we’ll go ahead and take it outside the track and cover the show cars. Once again the folks over at HellaFlush/Fatlace hosted the show side of things and brought out tons …

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Oct
13

Formula D 2014 – Chris Forsberg Wins Overall Championship

Irwindale, CA – After a hard fought competition in the final hours of the Formula Drift 2014 championship season, SSR-sponsored driver Chris Forsberg managed to secure his seasonal points lead and won the season championship! This is Chris’ second Formula Drift championship win since the 2009 season. Armed with his new 370z setup on SSR …

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