BMW Group Malaysia introduced the all-new BMW 1 Series M Coupe for the first time in Malaysia, in conjunction with BMW M Track Experience Asia 2012 at the Sepang International Circuit. The new 1 Series M Coupe features the venerable 3.0-litre, in-line six-cylinder lump with BMW M TwinTurbo technology which outputs a eyeball-popping 250kW / 340bhp, with a maximum torque [...]
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GoPro, maker of professional quality sports-based cameras, released its much-anticipated Wi-Fi BacPac + Wi-Fi Remote Combo Kit, allowing people to control multiple GoPro cameras at a time using either a smartphone, tablet, or the included waterproof Wi-Fi Remote. Video footage can be streamed live from GoPro cameras to smartphones, tablets and directly to the web via a soon-to-be-released software update. The [...]
[Interview] Tengku Djan Ley: Spearheading Malaysia’s Challenge at Archilles Formula Drift Malaysia 2012
Excerpt of an interview with champion Malaysian drifter, Tengku Djan Ley of Drive M7 Bridgestone team who will be spearheading Malaysia’s challenge at this year’s Archilles Formula Drift Malaysia 2012 presented by Canon. Courtesy of espnstar.com You are widely acknowledged as Malaysia’s Hero on wheels, what sort of responsibility does the ‘National Champion’ tag carry? Well I wouldn’t exactly call [...]
Ignition.my, the people behind the highly addictive and popular Saturday Night Fever (SNF) and MegaLAP Time Attack race series, has announced a collaboration with motorsports lifestyle and apparel brand, Rev-Junkies. SNF has spurred plenty of interest amongst local motorsports enthusiasts from all levels and has been a champion of growing the local motorsports scene. Rev-Junkies is a new brand [...]
Ever fancy yourself driving a BMW M3 on one of the toughest and oldest race tracks every built in human history? As the winner of the CASTROL EDGE EXPERIENCE NURBURGRING: THE SEQUEL, Tan Seng Yaw will get that chance, driving a BMW M3 and facing Nordschleife, a 20km of track of winding roads and a total of 72 challenging fast corners.
The MegaLAP Time Attack Series by champions of grassroot racing – Ignition.my, gets a thumbs up by Renault Sport, signing on as Official Sponsor for the premier time-attack based series. MegaLAP 2012 will feature 5 rounds held at Sepang International Circuit through the year. Round 1 is scheduled for February 26, 2012.
Daigo Saito of Sparks Achilles Drift Team, driving his specially-prepared Toyota Altezza emerged champion at the Achilles Formula Drift 2011 held at Dataran Merdeka over the weekend. Saito clinched overall Driver’s Champion title and also helped his Sparks Achilles team win the overall Team Champion title for the 2011 season. Drift legend and Japanese compatriot Marabu Orido driving for Team [...]
The weekend of December 17 and 18, 2011 is set to be filled with hisses from blow-off-valves, screeching tires, billowing smoke and smell of burnt rubber when Archilles Formula Drift Malaysia 2011 returns with a bang to Kuala Lumpur. ESPN STAR Sports (ESS) and Title Sponsor Archilles Radial have announced the return of the third edition of the much-loved drift [...]
I join the boys from Ignition.MY for a rubber-burning experience at their very own Drift Clinic, held at Speed City KL. The weather was awesome, the track was wet (artificially of course) and adrenaline was sky high! Enjoy the video after the jump!
Come this Saturday, November 12 2011, local award-winning rapper, entertainer, songwriter, producer and TV host – Altimet will be setting Sepang Circuit on fire with an exclusive performance during the popular grassroots racing event – Saturday Night Fever (SNF) Series, now in its 7th installment dubbed “SNF Round 7″. Formerly of Teh Tarik Crew, Altimet recently released his third studio [...]
The popular drift and time attack challenge organised by Proton is making a comeback at Sepang on the 4th-5th December 2004. Held in conjuction with the Proton Track Carnival Sepang 2004, the 4th SSO in the series will be the last for the year. The Time Attack challenge will see the Pre-Viagra class (below 1300cc) reintroduced into the series along [...]