October 24th 2011
Drift Allstars European Exhibition Event – Drift Grand Prix of Romania
Brendan Stone takes the win after a titanic international battle.
The Palace of Parliament in Bucharest would play host to the inaugural Drift grand prix Romania 2011. This new end of season exhibition provided the perfect backdrop to set up a great finale event to 2011 after such an amazing season for the Drift Allstars European series
This world famous venue in Bucharest would set the tone for drifting in Europe with many new records being reached including being the biggest and fastest street course ever used. The competition would also give us the biggest international field of drivers after the Wembley round. It was also the most attended Drift event ever in Europe with 20,000 fans over the course of the weekend and 13,000 fans on the main event night.
For Immediate Release
BucharestGP and FD1-Formula Drift One in association with Drift Allstars European Series, 4 Tuning and A.R.T.A. will launch the first ever Professional drift event on the streets of Bucharest this October 21st-23rd. Bucharest GP a new kind of street circuit has been famous for the past few years in Eastern Europe by being a 2nd grade FIA approved street circuit (with dispensation , Formula 1 races can be held).
The Circuit is located around the Palace of Parliament, the largest administrative building in Europe and second largest in the world after the Pentagon, built by the dictator Ceausescu in the communist era. It is the most well known touristic landmark in Romania.The Circuit was created in 2007 for FIA GT and has had many famous FIA GT Races, F3, and the Renault world series demonstration in 2009.
The Event will see some of the top 16 professional drift drivers, western Europe face off against some of the best drivers in eastern Europe in a battle of the iron Curtain!!! These hand picked drivers will take to the streets of Bucharest like never before. James Deane (2011 Drift Allstars European Champion) Nigel Colfer Vice Drift Allstars champion , Alan Sinnot 2011 Irish Champion ,2010 British Champion Phil Morrison. Pawel Trela Polish Champion, Maciej Bochenek 2010 Polish champion just to name a few.