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wayneside
01-28-2010, 02:53 AM
Xtreme Drift Circuit Announces 2010 Championship Schedule and Championship Prizes January 4, 2009 (Tustin, Calif.) – The Xtreme Drift Circuit, drifting’s first nationwide Pro-Am championship, is proud to announce its six-round 2010 championship season with events across the country – launching with drifting’s Holy Grail of venues, and culminating in a finale with the Formula Drift Pro-Am Nationals.


The XDC will begin its season at the ‘House of Drift’, Toyota Speedway at Irwindale in Southern California, on March 20, 2010. From there, the series heads to Las Vegas Motor Speedway on May 22, and then to the east coast on June 19 at Summit Point Raceway. August 7 will see the XDC at Raceway Park in Englishtown, New Jersey, and then to a brand new drifting venue the Texas Motor Speedway on September 25. The season will finish on October 16 at Firebird Raceway in tandem with the Formula Drift Pro-Am Nationals.


Working in conjunction with the Formula Drift Pro Championship, the XDC prize package will provide a huge reward to the drivers committing to the 2010 season. The drivers finishing in the top three of the XDC championship will earn Formula Drift Pro Championship licenses for the 2011 season, while the top placers in each XDC event will be automatically granted an invitation to the Pro-Am Nationals at the end of the season.


“Our 2010 XDC Championship schedule hits several major drifting markets throughout the United States,” said Michael Munar, President of XDC Events, Inc. “As a platform for our drivers to advance to the next level of drifting competition, we are very happy with our venues and circuits. We couldn’t be more excited about starting our series at the legendary Irwindale Speedway. It will be a great way to launch the XDC and start unveiling the future stars of drifting.”


US Drift will be staffing and managing the XDC, and technical inspection will be handled by Formula Drift as part of the XDC’s partnership with the series. The series will soon publish its rulebook, which closely mirrors the Formula Drift Pro-Am rulebook.

2010 Xtreme Drift Circuit Championship
March 20 Irwindale Speedway Irwindale, California
May 22 Las Vegas Motor Speedway Las Vegas, Nevada
June 19 Summit Point Raceway Summit Point, W.V.
August 7 Englishtown Raceway Englishtown, N.J.
September 25 Texas Motor Speedway Fort Worth, Texas
October 16 Firebird Raceway Chandler, Ariz.

ABOUT XTREME DRIFT CIRCUIT
The XDC is the country’s premier national Pro-Am drifting championship, featuring a six-round championship with the rising stars of professional drifting set in a full-scale lifestyle festival. For more information, visit xtremedriftcircuit :: HOME (http://www.xtremedriftcircuit.com).


Competitors interested in learning more about competition rules and series regulations, please contact Brian Eggert, US Drift, at (804) 657-7626.


For all media interested in the XDC Tour, please contact Efrain Olivares, SHIFT Communications, [email protected], (818) 254-7196.


For more information on XDC sales and sponsorship opportunities, contact [email protected], or call (949) 467-9015

odi
01-31-2010, 12:44 PM
Thank you for the helpful info.

Z33dori
01-31-2010, 01:33 PM
thanks for the info, been trying to fig all that i can about this. Nice to see Pro-AMs becoming a recognized sanction.

brainfood
01-31-2010, 01:42 PM
Still no talk of prizes or entry fees?

dkwasherexd
01-31-2010, 03:09 PM
Will try to make this one

240XTC
01-31-2010, 03:12 PM
Great information.

babyjesus
03-03-2010, 02:56 PM
anybody going to this?