Alex Golovnya Shines Bright Like A Diamond In Ukraine Drifting Championship Takes first and second place in two qualifying rounds to build up solid lead ZEETEX driver Alex Golovnya shone bright like a diamond in the Ukraine Drift Championship 2013, where he built up a solid lead following two qualifying rounds held in May and June. Alex took second place in Round One qualifier held in Kiev, on May 19, to collect 21 qualification points. The second round, which was held in Odessa on June 23, saw his determination and drive for success rise to the fore, as he stormed to first place ahead of Denis Lisichonok to collect the maximum 25 points. The Ukrainian Drift Championship is one of the largest events of Ukrainian motorsport that draws the best drifters from Ukraine, Russia, Belarus and Baltic states. The third round will take place at Vinnitsa on July 20 while the fourth round is scheduled for September 15 in Kiev.
ZEETEX Drifts Up A Storm In Thailand
The latest tire brand to enter the drifting competition in Thailand ZEETEX in action proved itself to be a team to reckon with at the M-Storm Drift Competition held at the DI Grand Prix (DGIP) in Bangkok, Thailand at the end of June. The team, running on ZEETEX HP102 and HP103 tires, was up against other major brands designed specifically for the motorsport. The event drew a slew of drivers from Japan, Malaysia, Singapore and Kuwait, in addition to the local Thai drifters. Racing against 83 competitors, the team put up an impressive show during the first race on June 29 to collect 95.5 points after qualifying for the last 32. However, the competition in the battle round was intense and the team did not qualify for the last 16. Overall, it was a good show by ZEETEX, the latest tire brand to enter the drifting competition in Thailand. Word-of-mouth reviews by the ZEETEX In Action team has seen other drivers and teams cotton onto the brand, using the tires for practice sessions and in a few cases, during the competition.