Drift Drivers Smoked out King Fahd Stadium last weekend when professional drifting made its debut at the Race Of Champions hosted at the King Fahad Stadium in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Ahmad Daham took the win at the on the main event shownight. Daham showed his vast experience and put his Red Bull S15 on the perfect line getting the best speed and scores taking the win over local hero Muath Al-Essa from AL Khobar near Riyadh. Abdulhadi Al Qatani and Saeed Al Mouri battled it out for the reminign postions in the final 4.
In the main event 13-time Formula 1 grand prix winner David Coulthard won the Race Of Champions trophy for a second time. Coulthard, who also took the ROC Champion of Champions crown in 2014, prevailed after a win over double World Rallycross Champion Petter Solberg in the Grand Final
‘Mr Le Mans’ Tom Kristensen and 2017 World Rallycross Champion Johan Kristoffersson made it as far as the semi-finals
Friday nights triumphant ROC Nations Cup winners for Team Germany René Rast and Timo Bernhard both went out in the group stages
Saudi Arabian drivers Ahmed Bin Khanen and Yazeed Al-Rajhi thrilled their home crowds with strong racing on ROC’s first ever visit to the Middle East.