Monday 19th February 2018,
Drift Matsuri
  • Team event for Saturday night confirmed

    As most of you will know, the Drift Matsuri events aren’t just a drift practice day. There are additional elements to the events which make them stand out from our normal drift events. This year

  • How to book your ticket for the Spring Matsuri

    Are you ready to book for THE Drift event to kick start the 2018 season? We have had a number of enquiries regarding ticket sales, so we thought we would clarify everything before tickets go

  • Spring Matsuri 2018 booking details

    With the date now set in your diary, time for some information. The details you all need for the event are as follows: Tickets will go on sale on Sunday the 11th February 2017 at

  • Spring Matsuri 2018

    They say a picture paints a thousand words. #SpringMatsuri2018 #Rockingham

  • The official film from the Drift Matsuri 2017

    The fifth Drift Matsuri at Anglesey took place over the weekend of the 28th and 29th of October. Over 200 driver descended on the picturesque venue and enjoyed a relaxed and fun atmosphere which the

Drift Matsuri 2016 date announced

Full details of how to book and much more to follow! [...]

July 23, 2016 Mark Buckle News Comments Off on Drift Matsuri 2016 date announced

The official film from the Spring Matsuri

The event would be the largest drift event the UK has EVER seen! Over 200 drivers would take part in the event at Rockingham Motor Speedway. They would experience the thrill of the oval in TWO specially designed track! The Infield circuit would see car destroying tyres at an alarming [...]

March 30, 2016 Mark Buckle News, Uncategorized Comments Off on The official film from the Spring Matsuri

Spring Matsuri 2016 teaser video

The first ever spring Matsuri at Rockingham Motor Speedway took place in March 2016 The action was fast, furious, took place over two full days and long into Saturday night! Here is the teaser of the full length film to on Thursday the 31st at 2000! Set your alarm so [...]

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The Spring Matsuri

Since 2013 the Matsuri has taken place at Anglesey Circuit; the north Wales venue is perfect for such an event. As the event has gained a reputation for being the end of season party before the off season, thoughts had been rushing around the organisers minds as to whether or [...]

March 18, 2016 Mark Buckle News Comments Off on The Spring Matsuri

Drivers you have EMAIL

Ladies and gents   Those who are driving at the Spring Matsuri next week have email! The email has been sent to those addresses we have on record unless you have sent an alternative We ask that if you haven’t had this email you check your junk and spam boxes, [...]

March 4, 2016 Mark Buckle Uncategorized Comments Off on Drivers you have EMAIL

A few finer details

Ladies and gents With tickets nearly ready to be launched, there are a few details you will need to know before you book. As in any event there has to be some rules; Cars must be in a road worthy condition All cars must have brake lights No sharp panels [...]

January 3, 2016 Mark Buckle News Comments Off on A few finer details

Ticket sales

Ladies and gents   Those who do not follow us on Facebook may have missed the announcement we made earlier this month.   The page can be found here > Driftmatsuri¬†Facebook   Tickets for the Spring Matsuri at Rockingham will go LIVE at 8pm on the 3rd of January! [...]

December 29, 2015 Mark Buckle Uncategorized Comments Off on Ticket sales

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