Events // Sno*Drift

Sno*Drift

January 29 - 30, 2010

Atlanta, MI

National Rally Championship Event
http://www.sno-drift.org

Sno*Drift is the first stop on the Rally America National Championship calendar and it is a full-on battle that takes place over snow and ice across the back roads of northeastern lower Michigan.

Associated Events: Drift, Sno
Sno*Drift Rally Photo Contest Winner Announced!

John Hollingworth Hatch from Ann Arbor, MI wins the 2010 Sno*Drift Rally photo contest with his haunting image of moonlit rally snow racing. Hatch used his keen eye for photographic artistry and his Sno*Drift marshalling location to purposefully capture a specific scene. Taking...

February 19, 2010
Sno*Drift Photo Contest Ready For Entries

Many teams at the The Sno*Drift Rally experienced some of the most challenging racing conditions they have ever seen, but that did not stop them from kicking up more snow and getting longer corner slides! Fans braved the cold, wind, and icy conditions in full force to see the debut of...

February 02, 2010
ACP takes strong early season points at U.S. season-opener

Defending North American rally champion Andrew “ACP” Comrie-Picard earned some strong early-season points with a fourth-place finish at the icy U.S. season opener this weekend in northern Michigan. The NOS Energy-backed rally team of ACP and co-driver Jeremy Wimpey took a...

February 02, 2010
White Frog Racing takes second at Sno*Drift Rally 2010

Piotr Wiktorczyk and his co-driver Grzegorz Dorman debuted their team White Frog Racing at the 37th Sno*Drift Rally last weekend, the first round of Rally America National Championship Series. The team, based in Arlington Heights, IL, took second place in Super Production (SP) class...

February 02, 2010
Podium Finish for Antoine L’Estage

Quebec driver Antoine L’Estage and his co-driver Nathalie Richard finished in second place at this past weekend’s SnoDrift Rally, Round 1 of the Rally America series and the first event of the North American Rally Cup. Held on the icy roads of Michigan’s Montmorency County, this...

February 01, 2010
Subaru Driver Travis Pastrana Skates to Victory at the Sno*Drift Rally

Subaru Rally Team USA driver Travis Pastrana and his co-driver Christian Edstrom overcame treacherously icy conditions to take a dominating win at this weekend’s Sno*Drift Rally, round one of the 2010 Rally America National Championship. Pastrana, the defending four-time Rally...

February 01, 2010
Defending champ Travis Pastrana takes Sno*Drift win

Defending Rally America champion Travis Pastrana skated to victory on Saturday at Sno*Drift, the incredibly slick 2010 season opener. Pastrana and co-driver Christian Edstrom built a solid early lead and continued to put time on the rest of the field over the course of the two-day...

January 30, 2010
Polish power!

The most enthusiastic cheering section at many Rally America events is very likely to be showing some serious Polish pride. They're easy to spot, waving the Polish flag, wearing brightly-colored traffic vests, and blaring air horns. They have also been known to steal the microphone...

January 30, 2010
Pastrana extends lead

Subaru Rally Team USA Travis Pastrana continued to extend his lead of the icy 2010 Rally America season-opener during the Saturday stages. After 12 stages, Pastrana and co-driver Christian Edstrom had a more than a minute lead over Canadian challengers Antoine L'Estage and co-driver...

January 30, 2010
Pastrana leads Sno*Drift heading into Day 2, Block out

Subaru Rally Team USA Travis Pastrana was in the lead of the icy 2010 Rally America season-opener after the opening day's stages, while Ford driver Ken Block was out of the contest. Heading into Day 2, Pastrana and co-driver Christian Edstrom had a 54-second lead over Canadian...

January 30, 2010
Word on the street: “ice”

As competitors head out to the night stages on Friday, everybody at Sno*Drift is talking about the ice. And while front-runners like Travis Pastrana admit that this is one of the craziest, iciest events of his career, the cars at the back of the pack have even more to worry...

January 29, 2010
Pastrana leads icy Round 1

Subaru Rally Team USA Travis Pastrana was in the lead of the icy 2010 Rally America season-opener early Friday. After four stages, Pastrana and co-driver Christian Edstrom had a 23-second lead over Canadian challengers Antoine L'Estage and co-driver Nathalie Richard. But even as...

January 29, 2010
ACP takes on Sno*Drift

Defending North American rally champion Andrew “ACP” Comrie-Picard is heading for a snowy season start in Michigan this weekend at the first round of the 2010 Rally America championship. The NOS Energy-backed rally team will take on Sno*Drift in their familiar, top-spec Evo IX....

January 29, 2010
2010 season starts with Sno*Drift

The 2010 Rally America series kicks off this weekend with one of the few true snow rallies in the world, the challenging Sno*Drift Rally based in northeastern Michigan. Some 50 teams will take the start this weekend, facing tough conditions as they hit speeds of 130 mph on more than...

January 28, 2010
Antoine L’Estage and Nathalie Richard To Attack the 2010 North American Rally Season

Today, Quebec driver Antoine L’Estage and his co- driver Nathalie Richard, both of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu (QC), announced a 2010 program that once again includes participation in the full Canadian Rally Championship at the wheel of their Rockstar Royal Group Mitsubishi Lancer...

January 27, 2010
New Ken Block Monster World Rally Team Livery Revealed

The Monster World Rally Team released pictures of Ken Block's 2010 Ford Fiesta livery to make its debut at the Sno*Drift Rally, January 29-30th! Earlier this year, Ken Block, co-founder of DC Shoes, came on board the Monster World Rally Team to campaign a Ford Fiesta in in the Rally...

January 26, 2010
Alba Rallysport Continues Partnership With Team Illuminata

Birmingham, MI based Team Illuminata Motorsport (TIM) is continuing their partnership with Alba Rallysport for 2010, the third consecutive season. The weekend of January 29th-30th will see the team tackle Sno*Drift, the first round of the Rally America Championship. The husband and...

January 25, 2010
Sno*Drift Kicks Off 2010 Rally America Season

Sno*Drift Spectator Guide available for download at this link: http://rally-america.com/VenueFiles/2010_SnoDrift_SpectatorGuide.html Storylines abound in the upcoming 2010 Rally America Season that opens in two weeks with Sno*Drift, the series’ traditional “bad weather” event,...

January 21, 2010
Able Planet Sponsors Rally America to Promote “i am able” Campaign

Able Planet joins the Rally America team as a Contingency Sponsor of the 2010 Rally America National Championship to provide financial support to the organization and award valuable prizes to this year’s competitors who will be eligible to receive a wide range of award-winning...

January 20, 2010
Sno*Drift Starts Off 2010 Rally America Championship

Storylines abound in the upcoming 2010 Rally America Season that opens in two weeks with Sno*Drift, the series’ traditional “bad weather” event, January 29-30 in Atlanta, Michigan. The Sno*Drift Rally is held in the middle of winter in northeastern lower Michigan. It takes...

January 15, 2010
Subaru Rally Team USA Announces 2010 Driver Line-Up

Subaru Rally Team USA announced today that reigning four-time Rally America National Champion Travis Pastrana and BMX Freestyle legend Dave Mirra will both return as factory team drivers. Subaru Rally Team USA will contest the entire 2010 Rally America National Championship, ESPN’s X...

January 14, 2010
Team Prepares and Practices for Sno*Attack

With the 2010 season quickly approaching, team ShadowRally is making final preparations for the Sno*Drift rally and inaugural Sno*Attack competition. Over the past few weeks the team has fitted the 1987 Dodge Shadow with a softer suspension and new Hakkappelita snow tires. These...

January 12, 2010
Subaru Rally Team USA Announces Driver Lineup

Subaru of America, Inc. announced today that reigning four-time Rally America National Champion Travis Pastrana and BMX Freestyle legend Dave Mirra are both returning as factory team drivers for Subaru Rally Team USA in 2010. Pastrana and Mirra will each pilot a 2010 Subaru Impreza WRX...

January 12, 2010
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