Behind the Smoke Ep 15: New Jersey Show - Dai Yoshihara Formula Drift 2011 Season
http://gtchannel.com Dai and team are focused on forgetting the upset in
Palm Beach and get back in the race at Wall Stadium. But once again engine
problems resurface on the Discount Tire/Falken Tire S13 and critical
practice time gets cut short on the day of the final. Will Dai and team
overcome this challenge or will they crumble under pressure? Check it out
now! Behind the Smoke gives a look into the real life of professional
Formula Drift driver, Daijiro Yoshihara. GTChannel's cameras will follow
Dai throughout the 2011 FD season both on and off the track giving current
and new drifting fans an exclusive look into what it's really like to
compete in the top drifting series of N.America. Behind the Smoke is
produced by GTChannel in association with Discount Tire/America's Tire and
supported by Falken Tire and GoPro.
Robbie Nishida drifts the new GTR35 at Adam's Motorsports Park Thursday 29th 2010.
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Robbie Nishida drifts the new (Dynamic Autosports, Hankook Tire, Apex-i)
GTR at Adam's Motorsports Park Thursday 29th 2010. Once again back at this
small track this car, team and amazing driver managed to show everyone that
it's ready for action. See it during rd.2 at Formula D. Atlanta.
Dai Yoshihara's Incredible Nissan S13 Drift Car - Formula D Las Vegas 2010
Go to http://gtchannel.com/forums/ask-dai to leave Dai comments and
questions for him to answer. In this
feature we go in depth to cover Dai Yoshihara's Discount Tire Team Falken
Nissan S13 at Formula Drift 2010 Las Vegas. Interview of Daijiro
Yoshihara, chief mechanic Scott Dodgion from SPD Metal Works and chassis
engineer Mike Kojima from motoIQ.com. Go to falkentirecorp to subscribe to
Falken's Youtube videos.
Daijiro Yoshihara in Atlanta
While a new addition to Team Falken in 2009, Daijiro "Dai" Yoshihara is the
veteran drifter on the squad. With 10 years of competition under his belt,
Dai, who hails from Tokyo, is both extremely competitive behind the wheel
and is just as popular outside the car. He has received the "Best Style"
award by his peers for two straight years and is a stand-out among the
drivers for his legendary "look" and signature hairstyle.
This competitor embraces all fields of sport, enjoying surfing,
snowboarding and earning championships in darts. He also is a prolific
writer, and his blog can be viewed on the GT Channel website. He doesn't
offer too much advice, however, as he needs to maintain his edge while
piloting his lightened and completely rebuilt Lexus IS350, which features a
normally aspirated Haselgreen-built V8 delivering over 750 hp, through the
demanding drifting courses, running on Falken Azenis RT-615 tires.
Dai enjoyed a successful 2008 season, taking 2nd place in the Red Bull
World Championships and finished in 4th overall in the ultra competitive
Formula D Series. For 2009, with the support of Team Falken and Discount
Tire, Dai's expectations are set higher, as he is earnest about moving up
several notches and scoring top place in more rounds and finishing on the
top rung of the series championship.
"I feel so happy that I can participate as a driver for Team Falken," Dai
notes. As popular with the fans as he is with his fellow drivers, Dai
states, "I want to please our drift fans this year making use of my skills
developed from my many past experiences. At the same time, for my new team,
I want to do my best to be able to end this season with the best result for
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Dai Yoshihara Gymkhana Grid One Lap
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Here's Dai talking about his car setup for gymkhana and a run through of
the course. He ended up winning the 2WD class so big ups to him and the
rest of the team!
Behind the Smoke Ep 18:Dyno & Seattle - Dai Yoshihara Formula Drift 2011 Season
Dai comes off a 3rd place podium in New Jersey trailing Justin Pawlak in
first place by just 57 points. In episode 18, Scott and crew gets the
engine fixed and on the Dyno before Formula D round 5
Seattle at Evergreen Speedway. But things don't come easy in Seattle as Dai
crashes the S13 again and is forced to retire from practice early before
the day is finished. Behind the Smoke gives a look into the real life of
professional Formula Drift driver, Daijiro Yoshihara. GTChannel's cameras
will follow Dai throughout the 2011 FD season both on and off the track
giving current and new drifting fans an exclusive look into what it's
really like to compete in the top drifting series of N.America. Behind the
Smoke is produced by GTChannel in association with Discount Tire/America's
Tire and supported by Falken Tire and GoPro.
Hot Model Lisa & Dai go Drifting 2 of 2 on GT Channel
Lisa Fleming and Daijiro Yoshihara go to a press event on the new racing
game GRID by Codemasters. Dai is looking forward to checking out the racing
game but all he sees are drift cars and no video game. Dai ends up driving
some drift cars and teaching Lisa how to get sideways.