Drifting just keeps getting bigger and better and no place is it happening faster than out in Dubai, with Monster’s Emirates drift championship, the third round of which takes place on the 17th of February and will be judged by none other than Slide Motorsports own Matt Stevenson.
Here is the original press release from the official EDC Facebook page about the event
“After an amazing first 2 events, we are back for the third and final Round of the 2018 Monster Energy Emirates Drift Championship, which takes place on Saturday, 17th February at the Emirates Motorplex in Umm al-Quwain!
As we head into the finale of the first ever Monster Energy Emirates Drift Championship, it’s Lunatics By Nature driver Sultan Al Qassimi currently sitting in top spot. However, with Ahmad Daham and Ahmed Al Ameri hot on his heels, it’s almost time to find out who will be crown our first ever EDC champion.
With the championship on the line and over 30 of the GCC’s best drifters ready to do battle, make sure you come along to the Emirates Motorplex on Saturday the 17th of February to witness the biggest and best professional drifting event the UAE has ever seen.
Oh and by the way … entry to this event is COMPLETELY FREE! ”
Exciting times ahead and I’m sure you’re all as buzzing as we are to see how this event plays out! It’s great to see drifting taking off all over the world and seeing the culture that we all love growing so fast and reaching such a bigger audience than before.
Here’s a quote from Matt to close out the blog
”I’d like to thank all of the team at the Emirates championship for the opportunity to get out and be a part of this, it’s my first time in Dubai and I’m really excited for the experience and can’t wait to see how drifting is done over there”