Pukekohe Park is hosting a drift car only test day the Friday prior to the D1NZ event. The day will be managed and run by Pukekohe Park. It is limited to all D1NZ competitor “drifters” who are participating in the following days D1NZ event.
For those who are not D1NZ competitors, can request a place in the test day by emailing Amanda@pukekohepark.co.nz with details of their drifting experience, including competitive drifting. Requests must be in to Pukekohe Park by 19 April 2017. Following this approval, we will allocate a ticket for the day.
Cars will be split into groups on the day and complete single passes through Turn 1, 2, 3 and 4 on the circuit. From here you will be able to make your way back to line up again or make your way into the pits for fine tuning where you can join back in the action again at any time.
Your car must have either a current WOF or a current MSNZ logbook. The driver must have a valid drivers license and a Pit Exit License (this is valid for 12 months and needs to be completed online when purchasing your ticket for the day).
Driver and car is $175 plus Pit Exit licence of $45. This includes pit space on a first in first served basis.
Safety briefing begins at 10.30am (gates open 8.30am), with sign in available at 9.00am onwards.
Helmets, neck braces (sponge roll type or Hans) and overalls (single layer minimum fire rating) are compulsory. These can be hired on the day at the following rates:
Neck Brace: $10/day
Overalls: $25/day, or available for purchase at $295
Drivers are able to take passengers for $10 (per passenger). They must be wearing full safety gear including overalls, helmet and neck brace. Extra drivers $35
Coffee & food vendors on site all day.
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