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Old 10-08-2006, 12:44 PM   #1
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HOW TO DRIFT: THE ART OF OVERSTEER 3
Dedication and Preface 4
About the Author 5

Chapter 1: An Introduction to Drifting 6
What Exactly is Drifting? 8
Japanses Origins 9
Drifting Goes Legit 1
Drifting in the US 11
Formula D 15
Drift Day 18
Drifting Competition Format 18
Drifting Into America’s Future 19

Chapter 2: High-Performance Driving
Technique 21
Grip 11 24
Knowing the Track 28
Knowing the Car 29
Control Your Car’s Controls 3
Steering Input 32
Throttle Input 33
Brake Input 33
Left-Foot Braking 34
E-Brake 34
Shifting 35
Heel-Toe Shifting 35
Balance 36
Understeer 38
Oversteer 39

Chapter 3: Drifting Control 4
Initiating a Drift 41
Entry-Level Drift Initiation Techniques 44
Intermediate Drift Initiation Techniques46
Pro-Level Drift Initiation Techniques 48
Maintaining a Drift 52
Directing Your Drift Car 55
How and Where to Start Drifting 59
Beyond the Basics 6

Chapter 4: Choosing a Drift Car 61
FF Drifting 62
AWD Drifting 62
Popular Drift Cars 63
Nissan 24SX 64
Nissan 35Z 67
Nissan 3ZX 68
Toyota Corolla GTS 68
Mazda RX-8 7
Mazda RX-7 71
Mazda Miata 73
Ford Mustang 74
So Which Car is Best for You? 78
Elements of a Drift Car 78
What to Avoid 84


Chapter 5: Building a Drift Car 86
Tune-Up and Maintenance 88
$1, Drift Car Build-Up 9
Suspension and Brakes 91
Drivetrain 11
Engine 14
Interior 16
Exterior 11
24SX Drift Car Budget 114

Chapter 6: SR2DET Engine Swap 116


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Old 11-12-2006, 03:27 AM   #2
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very nice book. nice thick high quality pages!
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Old 01-09-2007, 02:33 PM   #3
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The previews look really nice. i might buy that.
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Old 01-30-2008, 03:05 AM   #4
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how about this book?

http://store.driftingshop.com/howtodrbobyc.html

doesn't seem to have as much preview as the other one
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Old 03-27-2009, 05:09 PM   #5
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How can you get the books? the links don't work.
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Old 03-27-2009, 10:17 PM   #6
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How can you get the books? the links don't work.
sold out, we might have 1 left
we can check our stock on Monday
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Old 03-28-2009, 02:29 PM   #7
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Ok thanks. That would be great if you still have some.
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Old 03-28-2009, 03:16 PM   #8
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Ok thanks. That would be great if you still have some.
just checked, we have a copy of the Calvin Wan How to Drift book
please send a PM if you would like use to reserve a copy for you
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Old 09-29-2009, 05:58 AM   #9
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Is this book still available? I really want one. I was just looking through the chapters and got a little excited for it, just to see that the link doesn't work and the book is no longer there
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Old 09-29-2009, 08:11 AM   #10
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we just sell the DVD's now
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