EXTREME Drift Allstars, the leading live action drifting brand, is thrilled to announce that it will be returning to the Goodwood Festival of Speed for a second consecutive year by popular demand after an immensely successful debut last year.
Bringing the famous screaming engines, screeching tyres and thick smoke, EXTREME Drift Allstars will be returning with three-time European Champion James Deane in his famous Nissan S14, British top five seeded EXTREME Drift Allstars driver Martin Richards in his R33 Skyline and Former British Drift Champion Steve ‘Baggsy’ Biagioni in his V8 powered Nissan S13.
Once again EXTREME Drift Allstars will be showcasing style, speed and fury up the legendary hill climb as part of the famous Festival of Speed line-up alongside other festival favourites such as Red Bull entry Mad Mike Whiddett and new-for-2016 entries Graham McNamara in the ProDrift world record holding Nissan GT-R, Buttsy Butler in his 2011 Sauber F1 car and Formula Drift legend Vaughn Gittn Jr.
Alistair Gosling, Chairman and CEO of EXTREME said, "We are thrilled to have been invited back to participate in the Festival of Speed for a second year and really look forward to showcasing our brand, drivers and cars at this wonderful event."
The prestigious festival, originally established by Lord March of the Goodwood Estate, is now entering its 23rd year and the hill climb alone is expected to attract crowds of up to 50,000 each day.
About EXTREME Drift Allstars
EXTREME Drift Allstars is the leading live action professional drifting brand. It includes an international Grand Prix Series, in which the world’s top drivers and teams from 16 nations compete, driving some of the most powerful saloon cars in the world.
Currently growing on multiple levels and with a fast growing fan base, both on and off the track. Social media numbers and fan engagement are reaching record numbers, driven by mass-market consumer interest through movies, video games, live events and participation. As a result, Drifting as a sport is the fastest growing motorsport out there today.
About Goodwood Festival of Speed
Staged every summer since 1993, the Goodwood Festival of Speed is the world’s largest motoring garden party, set against the spectacular backdrop of Goodwood House in West Sussex, UK. Over 600 cars and motorcycles spanning the phenomenal history of motoring and motor sport take part, with some of the most legendary figures from the sport as well as international celebrities regularly attending.