Round 4 of the Whiskey Garage Drift Series was a weird one for the drivers in Albuquerque. Between blown motors, smashed chassis’, and general mechanical issues, less than 16 drivers made it out to Sandia Motor Speedway to slide. Nonetheless, with a party animal like Dan Brockett at the helm, those that did show up to drive had a ton of fun with lots of seat time and tandem opportunities. When the time came for the competition, the regular method of bracketing was thrown out the window and replaced with the tried and true roshambo.
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Round 3 of the Whiskey Garage Drift Series hit the track hot and heavy on June 21st, bringing the sounds and smells of drifting back to Sandia Motor Speedway. The previous two rounds were won by new faces to the New Mexico drift scene, so the locals brought their A-game to restore the balance.
Round 2 of the Whiskey Garage Drift Series was a tough round for the competitors, but a very interesting and…
The Whiskey Garage Drift Series kicked off on April 24th at Sandia Motor Speedway despite the rain and snow that plagued the Southwest region. Nonetheless drivers and spectators from all around converged in Albuquerque to kill some tires and cheer on their favorite amateur wheelmen.
Motiva Speedway hosted the third round of the NM Drift Series in Albuquerque, New Mexico on May 24th. Drivers of all skill levels attended for seat time on the skid pad and main course, and for those wanting to go door-to-door the night ended with a random tandem competition with a cash prize for each battle rather than the traditional bracket structure.
After a two month hiatus, drifting is back at NAPA Speedway in Albuquerque, NM. July 6th marked the last competition…