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    Video: Kenneth Moen drifts a hillclimb with his bonkers Toyota Supra turbo
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    Nothing incinerates a perfectly good set of tires better than a drift car. And no drift car makes as much smoke as Kenneth Moen's turbocharged Toyota Supra. Yes, Ken Block turns out some great videos with high production values and plenty of tail-wagging craziness... but wait 'til you get a load ...

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    Video: Vaughn Gittin Jr. drifts his way through the Al Reem Circuit
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    If you like Ken Block's series of Gymkhana videos, then you'll definitely want to check out Vaughn Gittin Jr's latest flick featuring his Formula Drift Mustang. Gittin was recently visiting Saudi Arabia to perform a drifting demo at an event at the Al Reem Circuit, and he decided to stick around ...

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    Video: V8 Supercar driver celebrates win by drifting entire victory lap
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    Racing is racing. Drifting is drifting. The two don't generally cross over, for one simple reason: drifting is slow, and racing is fast. Unless your name is Gilles Villeneuve, the general rule is that drifting through a corner isn't as fast as braking on the way in, clipping the apex and ...

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    Official: Mauro Calo sets world record for longest drift with Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG [w/video]
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    Who would you think would hold the record for the world's longest drift? Tanner Foust in a Scion? Sam Hubinette in a Dodge? Ken Block in a Subaru or a Ford? Maybe Vaughn Gittin, Jr. in a Mustang? If you guessed the latter, you would be right. Or at least you would have been up until last ...

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    Video: Motorsports photogs stranded at DFW airport get creative
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    What do you do when you're stuck on an overnight layover? Sleep? Read the same issue of Automobile four times? Beat Angry Birds? We would, too. For Formula Drift photographers Larry Chen and Joe Ayala, a lengthy layover in the empty Dallas/Fort Worth airport meant an all-night playground. Armed ...

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    Formula Drift kicks off the 2011 season in Long Beach
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    2011 Formula Drift Streets of Long Beach – Click above for high-res image gallery
    A handful of well-known drivers and manufacturer-sponsored cars typically dominate the Formula Drift circuit – Foust, Gittin, Hubinette and Millen. At the opening event in Long Beach this past weekend, ...

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    Video: Russian drifters slide their way through Moscow city streets
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    Fans of drifting can be found all over the globe. The sport started in Japan and has quickly spread around the world, including a recent Formula Drift stop in Abu Dhabi. In fact, drifting seems to have taken hold in a land as far away as Russia. As an aside, if you search for "russian drifting" ...

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    Video: Helmut Deimel packs 50 years of rallying into 90 beautiful minutes
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    Evolution of the Drifting Angle (Half a Century Sideways) – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Helmut Deimel has been involved in the sport of rallying since the Seventies. During that time he has participated and interacted with some of the all-time greatest drivers to ever click ...

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    Video: Drift battle pits Mazda RX7 against Kawasaki ZX10
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    The bike vs car debate extends into the drifting arena – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Regardless of where you stand on the "drifting is/isn't a form of motorsports" debate, it's fun to watch a car being piloted on full opposite lock. But is it possible on a motorcycle? Icon ...

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    Video: Cadillac CTS-V drifts its wheels off at Monticello
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    Cadillac CTS-V is the new smoke monster – Click above to watch video after the jump
    The 2011 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe is a lot of things. It's a luxury two-door that's also a muscle car. It's a supercharged beast with a fire-breathing LSA mounted under the hood. And it's also a smoke machine. ...

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    Formula Drift going 3D on DirecTV
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    2009 Formula Drift Championship Round - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Are you a fan of tire-smoking, sideways automotive action? If so, the best way to get your fix is to head to a Formula Drift event and experience it in person. Can't do that? The next best thing is coming to your ...

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    Autoblog attends 23rd annual Nissan Z Car Convention
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    23rd Nissan Z Car Convention – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The Nissan North America headquarters in Franklin, Tennessee played host to the 23rd Annual Z Car Convention this past weekend. While we missed out on Friday's autocross and drift challenge action, we were on hand ...

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    Video: Ken Block teases Gymkhana 3 with his new Ford Fiesta
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    Click above to watch the video after the jump
    Ken Block and his Monster World Rally Team seem to really get it. If you're going to show us a seven minute infomercial, it's best to sell product and perform astonishing feats of drift at the same time. Block's annual drifting extravaganza has ...

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    Long Beach Grand Prix 2010: Reflecting on America's Monaco
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    2010 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Grid Girls – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The great thing about a weekend of racing action in Long Beach is that there is so much to see and do besides the already thrilling track action and automotive displays. Vendor alleys, 'extreme sports' ...

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    Video: Mercedes-Benz releases official hoonage footage of E63 AMG
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    2010 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG – Click above to watch video after the jump
    One does not buy the Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG to drive to and from the country club. Nor do they lay down the $85,750 it takes to call the ballistic sedan their very own so that they can make the morning commute in style ...

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    GSR Autosport BMW 350R: Part III - Testing, tuning and qualifying
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    GSR Autosport BMW 350R – Click above to watch the progress of the build
    Formula DRIFT is recognized as the North American professional drifting championship series. Autoblog has been invited behind-the-scenes with GSR Autosport, and their driver Michael Essa, as the team builds, tests and ...

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    Vaughn Gittin Jr. unveils new 2011 Mustang drifter, announces new sponsor
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    Vaughn Gittin Jr.'s 2011 Monster Energy Ford Mustang – Click above for high-res image gallery
    A few days ago, Vaughn Gittin Jr. gave a sneak peak of his new 2011 Mustang and hinted that a new sponsor would be involved for the 2010 Formula Drift season. Judging by the green wheels and that ...

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    Ruh-Roh: Nick Hogan announces return to drifting
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    Hulk Hogan's son, Nick Hogan, has announced that he'll be returning to competitive drifting. That's right, at one point in time Nick Hogan was a competitive professional drifter, licensed by Formula D and finishing as high as third place at a 2007 NOPI Drift event. Then he went and crashed his ...

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    Video: Tanner Foust teases Mulholland drift
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    Tanner Foust Mulholland drift teaser – Click above to watch the video after the jump
    You know those epically cool Ken Block videos where the DC Shoes scion comes up with incredibly creative ways to drift his purpose-built Subaru STI Ford Fiesta? Yeah, we love them too. In fact, we wish ...

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    VIDEO: Lamborghini's Valentino Balboni drifting a Lamborghini Valentino Balboni
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    All hail the drift king, Valentino Balboni - Click above to view the video after the jump
    Fate is a funny thing. It was our destiny to get a ride with Valentino Balboni in a Lamborghini LP550-2 Valentino Balboni during rush hour traffic in Los Angeles. Lucky? Absolutely, though we may have ...

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