Friday 22nd September 2017,
Drift Matsuri
  • Golden Ticket

    As you might have seen on social media today, we have an offer you will not want to miss. Details to be announce on Sunday at 8pm on our Facebook and Instagram @driftmatsuri

  • Discounted spectator tickets

    We are delighted to tell you some great news! ALL spectator tickets will be discounted if bought in advance. If you wish to come on Saturday only, not a problem. You will get to see

  • Drift Matsuri 2017 details

    Ladies and gents The details you have all been waiting for are here. Tickets for the event will go on sale on Sunday October the 1st at 2000 (8pm). They will go live on the

  • The Drift Matsuri 2017 date confirmed

    THE end of the season event everybody wants to attend has been confirmed. The Drift Matsuri will once again return to the wonderful circuit of Anglesey Circuit in north Wales. There will be three tracks,

  • The official film from the Spring Drift Matsuri 2017

    If you haven’t seen this on our Facebook page, you are in for a great 5 minutes of your life! Jason Laroza took on the challenge of making a film in a different style. Once

The tracks

The venue at Rockingham Motor Speedway is the largest purpose built oval in the UK. With its infamous 1 mile oval built for 200 mph NASCAR and INDY cars it has to be WIDE! With that in mind, we will be constructing two tracks on the banked oval. Both tracks [...]

December 11, 2015 Mark Buckle News Comments Off on The tracks

Calling all car clubs

This will be the first event for many car fans in 2016! As announced earlier this week, we were delighted to announce yesterday that for the first time in in over ten years, Rockingham Motor Speedway will host a drift event. The Spring Matsuri and round one of the 2016 [...]

December 3, 2015 Mark Buckle Uncategorized Comments Off on Calling all car clubs

Spring Matsuri 2016 – Rockingham Motor Speedway

Its with great pleasure that we can announce that the 2016 Spring Matsuri will be held at Rockingham Motor Speedway.   The circuit which opened back in 2001, has witnessed drifting before when drivers from D1JP visited the venue for GT Battle in 2005. The following year 5th gear presenter, [...]

December 1, 2015 Mark Buckle News Comments Off on Spring Matsuri 2016 – Rockingham Motor Speedway

Venue to be announced

At 1900 tonight (1st December 2015) on our Facebook page > Driftmatsuri¬† We will announce the venue that will host the first ever ‘Spring Matsuri’ in the UK This is going to be MASSIVE! [...]

December 1, 2015 Mark Buckle News Comments Off on Venue to be announced

Drift Matsuri 2015: The Report

Anglesey Circuit played host to the third annual Drift Matsuri this last weekend, hundreds of drifters, three tracks, night drifting and a party, the season would end in style! There is no competition here, just a gathering of drifters looking to enjoy their weekend on and off the circuit. The [...]

November 1, 2015 Robert Borowik News Comments Off on Drift Matsuri 2015: The Report

Drift Matsuri 2015 – The timetable

Ladies and gents With only a few days remaining before we head to Anglesey Circuit for THE drift social of the year, we thought we’d give you a run down of the timetable All three tracks will open at 0930 on both days There will be a lunch break at [...]

October 21, 2015 Mark Buckle News Comments Off on Drift Matsuri 2015 – The timetable

Calling all media – The details

Calling all media types who would love the opportunity to be able to shoot the action at the 2015 Driftmatsuri! You will need public liability insurance with with indemnity of a minimum of £5,000,000. You will need to show copies of previous work over the past 12 months. A covering [...]

September 27, 2015 Mark Buckle News, Uncategorized Comments Off on Calling all media – The details

Confirmation email sent to drivers

Ladies and gents Those that were lucky enough to book a drive or a garage have now been sent a confirmation email to the email addresses used last night, and to those who requested details be sent to an alternative address. Please check your spam and junk mail in case [...]

September 4, 2015 Mark Buckle News Comments Off on Confirmation email sent to drivers

Ticket sales go live at 8pm

Ladies and gents We have been working none stop since we broke the internet last night. The site crashed at 1959 due to the number of people refreshing waiting for the tickets to go live. Due to the server not being able to cope with the site traffic, we have [...]

September 3, 2015 Mark Buckle News Comments Off on Ticket sales go live at 8pm

Ticket sales delayed by 24 hours

Ladies and gents Due to the popularity of tickets going on sale, every time they were published on the website it crashed. The team behind the website worked for 90 minutes none stop to try and rectify this issue, each time the site was republished it then proceeded to crash [...]

September 2, 2015 Mark Buckle News Comments Off on Ticket sales delayed by 24 hours