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August 28 @ 9:00 am - August 29 @ 3:00 pm
This is a 2-day event taking place over Saturday and Sunday, split between Drift School, Skidpan and 2 Open Practice on the main track Saturday Night and Sunday
WHERE AND WHEN:
Saturday 28th to Sunday 29th of August
The Bend Motorsport Park – Stadium Circuit
Drift Car Rental – SOLD OUT – $290 (inc. car and helmet hire)
Drift School – SOLD OUT
Skidpan Only – $125
Saturday Night Main-Track – $190
Sunday Main-Track – $230
Both Days Main Track – $350
Garage (2 days) – $150
Gates Open: 7:00am
Drift School: 9:00am-1:00pm
Open Skidpan: 1:00pm – 4:00pm
Main Track: 5:00pm – 9:00pm
Gates Open: 7:00am
Main Track: 9:00am-3:00pm
Gates Close: 5:00pm
Note that a complete schedule with individual session times will be available closer to the event date. Please follow the Drifting SA facebook page for the latest updates.
DRIFT CAR RENTAL (SOLD OUT)
For those who want to try out Drifting but don’t have the car to do so, Drifting SA can supply you with your own Drift car and a personal teacher for 30 minutes on the Skidpan.
What you get: 30 mins in a Nissan V35 Skyline (automatic transmission) setup for drifting on a wet skidpan on both the beginner and intermediate course. A helmet is provided. Please bring long sleeve cotton shirt/jumper and long pants that cover your ankles, as well as enclosed footwear. You will need to purchase a RACERS license for insurance purposes ($30).
DRIFT SCHOOL (SOLD OUT)
Our “bring your own car” Drift School is run on the skidpan where we will be offering individual tuition from 9am to 1pm with courses ranging from donuts, figure of 8’s for beginners to a more advanced course where drivers can practice entries and tandems. Please note that students for the BYO Car Drift School are required to bring their own car to use and learn in. If you do not have you own car you will need to enter as a “Drift Car Rental” Driver.
What you get: Tuition from 9am to 11.30pm on which ever of the 3 school courses you choose on the Skidpan. 1 Hour of Full Track running with Tuition (if requested)
For Intermediate and Advanced drivers only who just want to run the Skidpan without the school, it will be available in the “Meihan Replica” Layout from 1-4pm for Skidpan Only drivers. Beginner drivers must enter Drift School instead.
What you get: 3 Hours of shared track time on the Skidpan from 1-4pm
SATURDAY MAIN TRACK
For Intermediate and Advanced drivers who want to drift the stadium circuit. There will be 2 groups, intermediate and advanced which will run half an hour sessions at a time. On Saturday night we will be running 2 different Forward direction layouts.
What you get: 4 Hours of shared track time on the Stadium Circuit from 5-9pm
SUNDAY MAIN TRACK
For Intermediate and Advanced drivers who want to drift the stadium circuit. There will be 2 groups, intermediate and advanced which will run half an hour sessions at a time. On Sunday we will be running 2 different Reverse direction layouts.
What you get: 5 Hours of shared track time on the Stadium Circuit from 9am-3pm with a lunch break
BOTH DAYS MAIN TRACK
For Intermediate and Advanced drivers who want to drift both days, this gives you access to both Main Track sessions, this does not include skidpan which can be purchased separately.
What you get: 9 Hours of shared track time on the Stadium Circuit from 5-9pm Saturday and 9am-3pm Sunday
Does my car need a rollcage to drive or to have a passenger?
– No. There is no requirement for a rollcage for this event in any class or on-track scenario, however, if you don’t run a cage, you must have OEM side intrusion beams fitted as a minimum.
What do I need to enter?
– Racers Clubman Licence (single event permit available on the day for $30). Click Here to purchase either a Single Event or Annual License online
– DSA Driver Membership (day membership available for $20. Not required for School only entrants or Drift Rental Drivers) Click Here to Join or Renew your existing DSA Membership
– Your car and personal safety gear must meet Regulations
How do I know if I’m a beginner, intermediate or advanced?
– Beginners are new to drifting and may have either never driven or still be learning the basics such as entries and linking corners.
– Intermediate drivers can link corners and may have progressed from other track time such as Malalla, XPark or Drift School.
– Advanced drivers can confidently link corners as well as tandem.
All entries made before 5 days out from the Event are entitled to a full transfer of their entry fee to another Drifting SA event if they notify before the event on the day. Entries after are non-transferable/non-refundable unless the event is cancelled or postponed by Drifting SA.