CHARGING CHAMPION: 2014 SupaDrift Series champion Wade Van Zummeren in action during the final that was held in Durban in 2014. Image: Dave Nisbet
South Africa’s own SupaDrift Series will for the first time be
smoking at the Red Star Raceway in Mpumulanga through February 28 and
March 1 2015 - the series' first visit there. Red Star is traditionally
a bike track but will welcome drifters with their hair-raising speeds.
are expected to hit 140km/h before locking their wheels and engaging the
drift. Fresh from a 2014 overall win, superstar Wade van Zummeren will be back to
fight for his title.RECORD FOR MARISKA?
Right behind him will be notorious 2013 champion
and 2014's runner-up, Jason Webb. Webb will be debuting a Nissan
200SX. A crash while up against Van Zummerman took him out of the 2014
final, so their top-of-the-table battle will be one to watch.
just 17, from Nigel is expected to make her maiden appearance and if
she competes will set a record for SA’s youngest lady to hit the tar in
‘sideways craze’ is the art of power-sliding through corners at high
speed. It's a modern motorsport phenomenon intended for the whole
family. For those unable to make it to the track, the
entire series will also be streamed live over the internet.
are in for an epic weekend of great motorsport action. Tickets at
the gate R80 for adults, R50 for children. Red Star Raceway, Delmas, Mpumalanga over Feb 28 / March 1 2015.