How do I get into Pro Am Drifting?

The 10 steps to becoming a drifter

  1. Give it a try. Some drift experience days put you in a competition-spec car with expert tuition.
  2. Find yourself a drift car. Finding the right drift car is essential.
  3. Prepare it to drift.
  4. Get to a practice day.
  5. Improve what needs improving.
  6. again, Seat time is king.
  7. Check the regs.
  8. Get licensed.

Do Formula Drift drivers get paid?

Salary Ranges for Drifters The salaries of Drifters in the US range from $19,770 to $44,310 , with a median salary of $27,880 . The middle 60% of Drifters makes $27,880, with the top 80% making $44,310.

What is Pro Am drift?

The Formula Drift Pro Am Affiliate system is an extension to the Formula Drift Pro Championship, made up of various regional point series’ that caters to the team/driver in transition from amateur to professional level.

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Is it bad to be a drifter?

Being a drifter is not easy; it can be dangerous and lonely. Drifters choose to drift for reasons like exploration, new experiences and meeting new people; which they may otherwise have never been able to do, due to either legal or monetary constraints. Many people see drifting as liberating and exhilarating.

Who created Formula Drift?

Formula Drift, Inc. was co-founded by Jim Liaw and Ryan Sage in 2003 as a sister company to Slipstream Global Marketing, the same partnership that introduced D1 Grand Prix to the United States. The new entity would solely own, operate and launch the first official drifting series in North America.

Can Drifting be a job?

You can start small, work on developing your own engine and gearbox combination, and learn from those who are ahead of you in their drift career. It is not only the destination that matters but also the journey. Below you will find a few tips on making the most out of it.