HAMPTON DOWNS DRIFT EVENTS After a brief hiatus, we are proud to announce the return of the track days that started it all. Open, flowy track days for those wishing to get out on track with friends, meet new ones and enjoy a wholesome days drifting at Hampton Downs amazing facilities.
Time schedule 7:30am - Gates Open & Driver Scrutineering (form one line outside race control) 9:00am - 9:15am Drivers Briefing outside race control 9:20am - 12:30 Drifting Begins 12:30pm - 1:00pm Lunch break 1:00pm - 4:30pm Drifting Begins 4:30pm - 5:00pm potential overtime 5:30pm - Venue gates closed
Amateur + Novice
Intermediate + Advanced
Pro + Advanced *caged vehicles only*
Pricing: $295 Full Day
Loyalty Program: Save $20 if you attended the last Drift Matsuri!
Standard protocol applies - No tandem unless you have entered in pro class / No tandem unless agreed with other driver / Wait for the car ahead to clear turn 1 before leaving the line up.
Passenger bands can be purchased at race control, the price for this is $20ea. H&S sign in is required before receiving your band.
Safety Equipment Required
All gear must meet SFI or FIA safety standards. This includes -
Motorsport Helmet (not MX or Road Bike)
Single Layer - fire retardant race suit, ensuring no oil present
Please note: ALL Passengers must have the same safety equipment as the driver to access the track.
FHR are mandatory for all drivers in vehicles that have a 4 point harness or greater. There are various options available including Hans, NecksGen REV, Impact, Accel or Simpson Hybrid. All of these are acceptable.
FYI: When borrowing an FHR ensure your helmet has the correct clipping mechanism to match.
Hampton Downs has limited supply available for hire, please arrange with them directly before the event to avoid missing out
Foam Neck Collar - for all other vehicles fitted with a standard lap and diagonal 3-point belt system – a foam roll / collar is acceptable.
Vehicle Tech Inspection & Regulations
Clearly labelled tow hooks for recovery
Seats fixed correctly
Seat Belts or Harnesses fitted correctly
1kg Fire Extinguisher securely fitted with M6 bolts
No leaking fluids i.e. Engine, Gearbox, Diff or Power Steering
Upcoming changes we are working towards from December 2023 onwards
Working Headlight/s (factory or aftermarket component)
Working Hazard Lights
New entrant to our days or have any questions/queries?
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with a cool image of your car for our records (excl. screenshots) and skill level so we can best group you, alternatively contact Chris via text message +64278276657
Safety / Recovery / Fire / Ambulance on site
Conditions: Please note your booked dates are not transferable. All entrants are strictly supervised throughout the day. Hampton Downs Motorsport Park reserve the right to refuse or revoke any entrant at anytime. Should any extinguishers be used, the cost for re-filling will be charged on to the driver of the vehicle. Please read through the event Rules and Regulations for your safety and that of our other attendees on the day. Hampton Downs rules state NO DOGS are permitted on site, please do not bring them and do not leave them in your vehicle.