Flashback: D1NZ Champion 'Fanga Dan' being hunted down by Carl Ruiterman who went on to claim the Drift King title in 2007.
After nearly 4 years away the Demon Energy D1NZ Championship Series is returning to New Zealand's own 'House Of Drift', Pukekohe Park Raceway.
After a long and arduous resource consent process series officials are celebrating as top-level drifting makes a return Pukekohe Raceway, a race circuit rich in New Zealand motorsport history - including the birthplace of the now prestigious D1NZ Championship Series.
Series organisers announced the triumphant return to the iconic venue on the 1st of March in a viral promotional video, receiving more than 100,000 views in 48 hours through the D1NZ Official Facebook page.
Revered as one of the most dangerous and fastest drift circuits in the world, event promoters are expecting the 2015 Grand Final to be the biggest and most spectacular drift event in the Southern Hemisphere.
While full event details are yet to be announced pre-sales and VIP packages are already
on-sale through iTicket.co.nz.
Watch the D1NZ Pukekohe short film 'Never Lift' below: