Drift triking.. Serious business!

A few of us braved the winter weather and drove up the earthquake struck hills to watch the World Drift Trike Championship Qualifying on the weekend..

There were around 20 riders on the day which was sweet considering it was raining for the most part, It made for some pretty exciting battles!
The track was an empty subdivison, made up of a straight into a long sweeping
right-hand corner then switch into a smaller left hand.

You can definitely see some guys take triking seriously haha, a few of the trikes were really well built making ours look like 3yr olds made them, From fixed back bucket seats to time machines, front suspension and disk brakes!

I forgot to take my camera as usual, so all these photos were taken from the ‘DriftTrikes.com‘ facebook page.

EARTHQUAKE! just then too lol!


9 responses

  1. LOL WOW drift champion. NZ you so crazy. Seriously so awesome man, tried out on of these at a local store and got told off big time.

    June 21, 2011 at 11:34 am

    • Ahah yeah, I was surprised how well it was run. You need to go down some hills, It definitely wakes you up!

      June 21, 2011 at 12:05 pm

  2. Yeah was going to buy one, but was jobless and theres not enough hills around my area

    June 21, 2011 at 12:45 pm

  3. Anonymous

    drift triking so gay

    June 22, 2011 at 6:24 am

  4. Only gays make anonymous posts

    June 26, 2011 at 8:08 am

  5. Anonymous

    Heyy, what road was this on in chch ?? be keen as to give it a run !

    July 11, 2011 at 6:14 am

  6. heyy, what road was this on in chch ?? keen as to give it a run !

    July 11, 2011 at 6:15 am

    • Hey uhh, It’s the very top of richmond hill road!

      July 12, 2011 at 5:59 am

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