In order to answer this question, we need to come up with baseline qualifications. Over the past month or so, we’ve looked into a variety of cars for drifting. Given that we already have a V8 Swapped RX8 built for road racing and understanding the work that went into getting that thing trackable, we want
After searching the country, I was only able to come up with three, yes three, MK3 Turbo Supras for $5,000 or less. They are indeed difficult to find and, by far, the rarest of the options I’ve listed thus far in my search for bargain driftable rides. Worth it, in my opinion, if you are
The Infiniti G35 is essentially the same drivetrain as the 350z being powered by the same VQ35DE naturally aspirated V6, and it’s amazing to me that you can find these cars for less than $5,000. The MSRP for a new Infiniti G35 in 2003 when they debuted was around $35,000, well equipped. In a later
In my continued search for the best drift car for under $5,000, one of the most recommended platforms has to be the Nissan 350z. It is the much younger alternative to the more common drift platform the Nissan 240sx. For the last several years, the 240sx has been receiving a healthy dose of the so
I have to admit, I didn’t intend to write this article. When I started evaluating potential candidates for drift cars that I would eventually like to purchase, I had a few cars at the top of my list. The last two articles I wrote were about two of those cars (the 5.0 V8 Fox Body
Cheap, V8, rear wheel drive, and easy to work on. And cheap. Did I mention it’s affordable? Love it or hate it, the fox body mustang is one of the most approachable, cheap, drift cars on the market today. There is a lot to love but there are a few things to keep in mind
If you’re like me, you’re itching to get out to the track and do some drifting. It just looks like so much fun. I’ve done some High Performance Driving Experience track days and a fair amount of autocrossing, but I definitely have to experience some sustained skids! Especially given my proximity to the #greatestplaceonearth aka
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