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Formula Drift and Vegas Drift Southwest are Running in the Valley this Weekend

Fromula Drift Pro 2 and Vegas Drift Southwest from WHP

Chandler, ARIZ. (October 1, 2016) – In a Drift double-header, local drivers are competing in the Vegas Drift Pro Am Southwest Drift Series back to back with Formula Drift Pro 2 drivers compete for not only the Phoenix championship, but also the 2016 season championship.

Fromula Drift Pro 2 and Vegas Drift Southwest from WHPDrift teams from the US and Canada began rolling into the Valley of the Sun this week, all to take part in the double-header races put on by the Vegas Drift Pro Am Southwest Drift Series and Formula Drift Pro 2.

Practice on the drift course began on Thursday, continuing throughout the day on Friday.  By the end of Friday evening, both classes would be qualified for Saturday’s main event.

The gates open at 3:00 PM on Saturday at Wild Horse Pass Motorsports Park.

Saturday, October 1, 2016

12:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Will Call open for credential pick up
12:00 pm – Venue open to credential holders only
12:00 pm – 8:00 pm – Box office hours
2:00 pm – 2:30 pm – Pro2/ProAm: Drivers’ Meeting – Mandatory
2:30 pm -3:00 pm – Media meeting: Mandatory for all approved media outlets
3:00 pm – 11:00 pm – Gates open to public
3:00 pm – 4:00 pm – ProAm: Open practice
4:00 pm – 4:15 pm – ProAm: Opening ceremonies
4:30 pm – 6:30 pm – ProAm: Top 16 Competition
6:30 pm – 6:45 pm – ProAm Podium
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm – Half Time Break
7:30 pm – 8:30 pm – Pro2: Open Practice
8:30 pm – 8:45 pm – Pro2: Opening ceremonies
9:00 pm – 11:00 pm – Pro2: Main Competition – Round of 16
11:00 pm – 11:30 pm – Pro2: Trophy ceremony and closing

**All schedules are subject to change without notice. Any questions on possible changes can be addressed with any FD representative on-site.

Scroll down to check out the action on the track on Friday.

Check back soon as we’ll be uploading more pics to Friday’s photo gallery.

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