The Into Thin Air Drift Party on Memorial Day Weekend at Pikes Peak International Raceway is going to be a huge party for car enthusiasts featuring Formula Drift Pro-Am Southwest Drift, Drift Colorado, PPIR Open Drift and Saturday Night Drags!
Motorcycle Parking and Rules:
-None of the driving activities allow motorcycles.
-There will be a dedicated motorcycle parking area. ALL MOTORCYCLES MUST PARK IN THE SECURED MOTORCYCLE PARKING AREA.
-Motorcycles are NOT ALLOWED to be driven around the property for any reason.
-If you are returning to your motorcycle at any point during the event it should be because you are leaving the property.
Pit Bike / Quad / Scooter / etc. Rules:
-Pit bikes, quads, scooters, or similar transportation vehicles are NOT ALLOWED unless pre-approved by PPIR.
-ONLY staff and organizers of the event (Southwest Drift, Drift Colorado, and PPIR) may be approved for the use of such vehicles within the facility.
IN ORDER TO PARTICIPATE IN SUNDAY'S DRIFT COLORADO COMPETITION DRIVERS MUST CONTACT DRIFT COLORADO https://www.driftcolorado.com/
ALL SOUTHWEST DRIFT PRO-AM AND DRIFT COLORADO DRIVERS, DRIFT TEAMS/ CREW, FAMILY, FANS, SPECTATORS (ANYONE OTHER THAN SWD AND DC STAFF) ARE SUBJECT TO THE BELOW SPECTATOR/GATE FEES.
IF A DRIVER IS PARTICIPATING IN ONLY FRIDAY NIGHT PRACTICE, ONLY THE DRIVER FEE IS DUE OF $50. SWD PRO-AM DRIVERS WILL PAY $50 FOR FRIDAY NIGHT PRACTICE + $10 FOR A SATURDAY DRIVER BAND.
ANY DRIVER THAT IS NOT A REGISTERED COMPETITOR WITH SWD PRO-AM MUST EMAIL JARED@PPIR.COM TO BE CLEARED TO PARTICIPATE IN FRIDAY NIGHT DRIFT PRACTICE. THERE WILL BE A PRE-DETERMINED MAXIMUM OF CARS ALLOWED IN FRIDAY NIGHT DRIFT PRACTICE.
THE FOLLOWING PRICING IS FOR FRIDAY NIGHT DRIFT PRACTICE, PPIR OPEN DRIFT SATURDAY AND SUNDAY, AND SATURDAY NIGHT DRAGS:
Hard Park'd 2017 Come for the show, Stay for the PARTY!!!!
There will be $500+ in cash and prizes. Class determination will happen the "day of" at the event.
Best in Show
Please enter your vehicle information in the "notes" section when you register for the show. NO information, NO gauranteed class entry!!
Its $20 pre-registration (Day Of registration will be $40) and there will be a $20 facility fee due at the gate for every person that enters.
Pre-registration closes on May 25th!!!
FOR TANDEM CAR RULES AND SPECIFICATIONS FOR PPIR OPEN DRIFT AND DRIFT COLORADO GO HERE: https://www.driftcolorado.com/tech
Vehicle Preparation: PPIR will not be inspecting vehicles prior to entering the racing surface. It is the responsibility of each individual to make certain that his or her vehicle is track worthy. The following items should be thoroughly inspected/set before arriving to the raceway:
ALL DRIVERS PARTICIPATING IN PPIR OPEN DRIFT ACTIVITIES AND SATURDAY NIGHT DRAGS WILL BE PROVIDED A TECH CARD THAT MUST BE FILLED OUT IN ITS ENTIRETY AND SIGNED BY THE DRIVER.
ü Tires in good condition (tread depth, sidewalls clear of damage, valve stems, etc.)
ü Tire pressures are properly set (refer to vehicle manufacturer settings)
ü All lug nuts are torqued and present (refer to vehicle manufacturer specifications)
ü Hubcaps and trimmings (if not secured by lug nuts) are removed from vehicle
ü No play in wheel bearings
ü Minimal play in steering linkage
ü Brake system in good condition (pads, rotors, lines, etc.)
ü Fluid levels are set (Engine oil, transmission fluid, power steering, coolant, brake fluid, etc.)
ü No fluid leaks from the vehicle of any kind
ü Fuel level is set (Arrive to the track with a full tank! Refueling may be required during lunch.)
ü Vehicle is free of loose items (including the trunk)
ü Battery is properly secured
ü No exposed electrical wires
ü Hoses and lines are securely fastened and routed properly and safely
ü Fully functional seat belts in good condition (factory stock or better required)