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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: Vaughn Gittin takes first win of 2010 Formula Drift season
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    Vaughn Gittin Jr. at the 2010 Long Beach Formula Drift event - Click above to watch the video after the jump
    Formula Drift kicked off the 2010 season last weekend with its 5th annual Streets of Long Beach event on turns 9, 10, and 11 of the Grand Prix course that'll see ALMS and IndyCar action ...

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    Rhys Millen gets first Formula Drift podium for Hyundai Genesis Coupe [w/video]
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    Rhys Millen drifting primer – click above to watch the video
    After struggling in his first season of Formula Drift competition with the Hyundai Genesis Coupe, Rhys Millen finally came good at Long Beach this week. Millen still hasn't won with the Genesis, but he managed to get second place ...

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    GSR Autosport BMW 350R: Part IV - Our inaugural event begins with a drift, a snap and a shatter
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    GSR Autosport 350R – Click above to watch the progress of the season
    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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    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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    Video: Sam Hubinette drifts his new 865-hp Dodge Challenger
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    Hubinette's Charger an Comrie-Picard's Viper during drift testing – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Sam Hubinette has started his own racing team, Samuel Hubinette Racing, given his title-winning Dodge Viper to team driver Andrew Comrie-Picard and picked up a shiny Dodge ...

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    GSR Autosport BMW 350R: Part II - We decimate a 335i and a Formula Drift racecar materializes
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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 ...

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    GSR Autosport BMW 350R: Part I - We help build a Formula Drift racecar
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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. As the first official drift series in North America, Formula DRIFT has taken competitive motorsports to the extreme, ...

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    Video: Rhys Millen warms up his Hyundai Genesis coupe for the drift season
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    Rhys Millet gets drifty with his Hyundai Genesis Coupe – Click above to watch the video
    2009 was a less-than-stellar year for Rhys Millen and the debut of his Hyundai Genesis coupe. The Genesis is an eminently driftable car as was demonstrated during the media launch a year ago. But ...

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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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    Iron Man Tony Stark to sponsor Formula D car? [w/video]
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    Click above to view the trailer after the jump
    Of all the fictitious captains of industry and superheroes ever to grace the silver screen, Tony Stark's got to be one of our favorites. Why? Well aside from flying around the world in his super-suit and kickin' terrorist butt, he's also a hardcore ...

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    SEMA 2009: Grunewald Racing Camaro sets its sights on 2010 Formula Drift season
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    2010 Grunewald Racing Camaro - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Conrad Grusewald has been an occasional participant in the Formula Drift series for the past several years with a supercharged C5 Corvette as his vehicle of choice for piloting around clipping points and narrowly missing ...

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    VIDEO: Formula D Judgment Day 2009
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    Formula D Judgment Day - click above image to watch the video
    Two weeks ago was Formula D's big season finale and 2009 Championship, AKA Judgment Day. While we (sadly) couldn't be there, we did get a little preview of the event when Tanner Foust took us drifting in his ...

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    Formula Drift 2009 season wraps up in Irwindale, California
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    2009 Formula Drift Championship Round - Click above for high-res image gallery
    The sixth season of the Formula Drift series wound to a close in Irwindale, California this weekend, and the finale certainly lived up to the host venue's 'House of Drift' reputation. The high speeds and excessive ...

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    Autoblog goes drifting with Tanner Foust in NASCAR-powered Scion tC!
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    Autoblog goes drifting with Tanner Foust – Click above for high-res image gallery
    "It feels like I'm down on power!" yells Tanner Foust in the general direction of the gathered throngs containing both his crew and assorted media. Tanner and myself are currently five-point bolted into his ...

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    Racecar fabricator and NuFormz owner Shaun Carlson dead at 35
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    In the late hours of October 4th 2009, the world lost an innovator in sport compact racing, Shaun Carlson. The NuFormz owner and fabricator extraordinaire had a genetic heart condition – however, it is unknown if the defect contributed to his death. In more recent years, Carlson, 35, had ...

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    2010 Chevrolet Camaro SS comes to Formula D
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    Conrad Grunewald's Hankook Chevrolet Camaro SS Drift Car – Click above for image gallery
    One thing we've always loved about drifting in general -- and Formula D in particular -- is the mix of cars. Where else can you see a Dodge Viper going head to head with a Toyota AE86 Corolla? What ...

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    Formula Drift, Las Vegas: A sideways primer
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    Formula Drift, Las Vegas – Click above for high-res image gallery
    There needs to be a good reason for us to stand in 117-degree heat ingesting particulate rubber and inhaling the tangy stench of tire smoke. An invite to the Las Vegas round of Formula Drift didn't appear to be reason enough, ...

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    Mopar pulls sponsorship of Sam Hubinette's drift team
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    Formula Drift Mopar Dodge Viper - Click above for a high-res gallery
    In an unsurprising turn of events, Chrysler has pulled its sponsorship of Sam Hubinette's drifting team as part of the company's restructuring plan. The bankrupt automaker's Formula Drift program was run by Shaun Carlson's ...

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