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First Drift Car


What is the best first drift car should be? What is the most reliable first drift car for driver who just going to be a drifter? What are the best rear-wheel drive cars that can go side way easily for new learner? Drift cars are just like normal car, but it has few things that make it different from other sports cars or general cars. It able to go side ways rather than just straight way!

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Many people get bored to drive their car in just straight way everyway, they wanna go side way in cool style, and they need drift cars! So, what is “Drift”? Drift is driving the car in side way and high speed. It is not as simple as “Pull the e-brake, make the car lost control, slide slide, that’s drift”.

There are many great cars on planet are good to be first drift car for anyone. Some are expensive to buy like Ford Mustang GT. For new learner, it is not recommended to buy a new car and use it as drift machine because accident may happen. Small collision, scratches, or bumper hit are inevitable during the training. Therefore, a lot of money has to be prepared before going into this Motorsport.

Nissan is always and one of the most popular drift cars today. Rather than buying a fully-modified drift car like Nissan 350Z Fairlady or Nissan Skyline GTR, we would suggest cheaper but powerful car like Nissan 180sx, Nissan 200sx, Nissan 240sx, or the legendary Toyota AE86. Be it a Trueno or Levin, it is as good as what it shows in the initial-D cartoon.

Top 10 Best First Drift Car

Some of the car models like Toyota AE86 and Mazda RX-7 are obsolete but still the number one choice for many drifters. It is getting lesser and lesser because some has gone through serious accident during drift competition.

1. Nissan Silvia S15 – It appears as the first competitor to the bad guy’s Nissan 350Z in Fast and the Furious part 3 “Tokyo Drift”.
2. Toyota AE86 – It has the reason behind why the number of AE86 fans around the world is growing everyday. Handling is what attracts the most. Many drifters implant the car with 4AGE 20-valve engine and make it a nice drift car.
3. Mazda RX-7 FD3S – If you want a powerful rotary drift car, this is the one you shouldn’t overlook.
4. Nissan Skyline GTR
5. Ford Mustang GT
6. Nissan 180sx
– It also known as Nissan 200sx, Nissan 240sx. Some of the 180sx were using CA18DET engine while most of the 180sx today were using SR20DET engine.
7. Nissan 350Z Fairlady – It is one of the famous fast and furious cars. Many great drift actions can be seen in “Tokyo Drift”.
8. Toyota Supra – Powerful!
9. Subaru Impreza
10. Toyota Altezza

Other than the 10 drift cars recommended above, there are some other cars like BMW M3, Infiniti Q45, Mopar Viper SRT10, Infiniti G35, and Dodge Charger are good to be the first drift car. You can also see the top 10 drift cars that has won a few championship before.


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