As we started our weekend into Round 3 : Palm Beach I felt more comfortable than I had all season in the car. A good place to be, right? I finally felt like the car was beginning to work with my driving and not AGAINST it. The Team was also excited to come back to [...]
Formula Drift Round 2 at Road Atlanta was action packed and full of cars on Enkei Wheels. Here’s pic of Michael Essa in his BMW Z4 on Enkei NT03+M Racing Series Wheels. Essa qualified first on Friday and finished 16th on Saturday. Read on for more coverage. Photos: Alex Nunez
It was another full house at Formula Drift Round 1 in Long beach. With a record crowd of 18,000 over the two day event and a record number of 60+ drivers. As always, we (Enkei) were on hand to witness the battle and to see our wheels put to the rigorous test of drifting! The [...]
Joon Maeng is a fan favorite in Formula Drift and a great person to say the least. Enkei Wheels is a proud sponsor of Joon Maeng and the Begenholtz team! Joon Maeng uses the Enkei PF01 lightweight Racing Series wheel on his Nitto Tire Bergenholtz Racing Mazda RX-8. Click HERE to check out his write [...]
Ryan Tuerck uses the Enkei RPF1 Racing Series wheel on his Gardela Racing Red Bull Mobil1 Camaro.
There was a great turn out for Formula Drift’s first event at Palm Beach International Raceway! The drivers put on an exciting show and the crowd was loud! As always, Enkei Wheels was well represented by all of our drivers! Ryan Tuerck made it to the Top 16 battle in his Red Bull Mobil1 Nitto [...]
Jeff Abbott recently upgraded his Miata MX-5 with Enkei PF01 Racing Series wheels. According to Jeff, he lost 18 pounds off the rear wheels alone when switching to the new wheels. We’re excited to see how that transpires on the track! For more photos of the Miata or to read more on Jeff Abbott and [...]
Jarod DeAnda interviews Ryan Tuerck and Gary Gardella of Gardella Racing at round 2 of Formula Drift in Atlanta. Gary Gardella and Ryan Tuerck discuss there choice to use Enkei wheels for the 2011 season. The new Red Bull Mobil1 Nitto Tire Camaro runs the Enkei RPF1 Racing Series wheels. Gardella’s other car, the Solstice, [...]
Eric O’Sullivan of Gardella Racing at Formula Drift Round 2 explains the high quality and strength of the Enkei PF01 Racing Series Wheel.
It was an amazing Formula Drift event at Road Atlanta! Crazy driving, crazy fans, great weather and plenty of cars with Enkei Wheels. This is what makes this round such an incredible experience. First, the Gardella Racing team debut of Ryan Tuerck‘s Red Bull Mobil1 Camaro received a great response from drift fans and the [...]
Charles gave his Mazda RX-7 FC a whole new look for round 2 of Formula Drift! Charles uses the Enkei PF01 Racing Series Wheels.
Video: Rhys Millen at Formula Drift Rnd 1 in Long Beach Talks About Using the Enkei PF01 Racing Series Wheels
Rhys Millen at Formula Drift Rnd 1 in Long Beach. Rhys Millen uses the Enkei PF01 Racing Series Wheel.
I was in Long Beach this past weekend as the Formula Drift season got on it’s way! Enkei Wheels is now an official associate sponsor of the 2011 Formula Drift season! We are very excited to support and be more involved in the Formula Drift series. Even though it seems half the drivers in the [...]
XDC Driver Nate Hamilton’s V8 Drift 240SX on Enkei RPF1 Racing Series Wheels. More Photos
ASD MOB Prospect Brock White’s Green Nissan 240sx on Enkei RPF1 but will soon be switching over to the PF01 for the season. Brock White is one of the five selected ASD MOB Prospect drivers for 2011 and was one of the first to take advantage of the Enkei Wheels ASD partnership program. The ASD [...]
Mineral Wells Lone Star Drift event/clinic with Ryan Tuerk put together in conjunction with Aaron Losey of Fabricated Motorsports
I took a short drive over to Mineral Wells this past Sunday for The Loan Star Drift clinic featuring Ryan Tuerck and Nate Hamilton! Also had the opportunity to show off the new ENKEI92 T-Shirt which got a great response! Plenty of Enkei RPF1s out there including those on Nate Hamilton’s S13! Overall, I had [...]
Photo by Larry Chen Tony uses the ENKEI NT03+M Racing Series Wheel. – Alex San Francisco, CA: Formula Drift driver Tony Brakohiapa is busy preparing for Formula Drift’s first event in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE), at the Yas Marina Formula One Circuit. Brakohiapa is honored to join Tanner Foust, Chris Forsberg, and other [...]
Happy Thanksgiving everyone! Here is the full Rhys Millen Climb Attack Brazil video by DC Chavez. Rhys Millen uses the Enkei PF01 Racing Series wheel. – Alex
Rhys Millen, driver of the 750 horsepower RMR / Red Bull Hyundai Genesis Coupe, never seems to stop challenging him self. This time, he’s in Santa Catarina, Brazil drifting up the side of Serra Do Rio Do Rastro in a Pikes Peak style hill climb using the Enkei PF01 Racing Series wheel! More proof that [...]
Rhys Millen and team just returned from southern Brazil last night after a Pikes Peak style hill climb. The event/filming took place at Rio Do Rastro in Brazil. Rhys Millen uses the Enkei PF01 on his Red Bull Hyundai Genesis. We’re looking forward to the video! Here are some words form Rhys Millen. (photo credit: [...]
The Full Tilt Poker Mazda Nitto RX8 with ENKEI PF01 Racing Series Wheels will be on display in the CSF Performance Radiators booth at the Las Vegas SEMA Show on November 2-5, 2010. The CSF Performance Radiator exhibition will be located at Central Hall Booth# 24981, directly in front of the Honda of America. “We [...]
Check out this video sent over by our friend Ron Bergenholtz. You can spot the Enkei PF01 on Joon Maeng’s RX8, Michael Essa’s BMW, and Charles Ng’s RX-7! Nitto Tires always delivers awesome videos! – Alex
The Good Life: Atlanta from The MOB Theory on Vimeo. Michael Essa and the GSR Autosports crew head to Georgia for round 2 of the 2010 Formula Drift championship. See how far the 350R makes it in this episode. Jarod DeAnda stops by to speak with Michael, and the Atlanta fans show some impressive devotion. [...]
CYRIOUS PRODUCTIONS – D.B. Special 01 from Cyrious Productions on Vimeo. Dave Briggs is proving himself to be quickly becoming one of the top driving talents in Canada, and the States as well. This vid showcases Dave’s weekend at Drift Mania Canadian Championships Round 2. Dave Briggs uses the ENKEI RPF1 (SBC).