Motorsport. The 15th Drift cup, Saturday and Sunday in Biltzheim
Some 130 drivers are expected on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 June on the Ring of the Rhine circuit in Biltzheim for a special competition: the Drift Cup. The event will make its big comeback in Alsace, after two years of interruption due to the health crisis.
“This year is the 15e edition of this European-class competition! After two years of absence, we have worked hard to offer the public a quality show. We are going to bring together European-class drivers who will provide the show, as well as many activities, ”underlines Aurélie Koenig, from DriftShop, who has organized the Drift Cup since 2005 with the MSO association (Motor show organization).
On the track, the day of Saturday June 11 will be punctuated by the tests, the qualifications and the competitions of the amateurs, during the night. Dragsters will also take over the track at several times of the day. Finally, fireworks will be set off in the evening, after 11 p.m. On the same day, freestyle motocross demos (FMX show) will take place at 2 p.m., 5 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Sunday, June 12 will begin with demonstrations of dragsters and “pro battles” trials. The competitions will follow from 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. The highlight of the day will take place from 3 p.m. and the Top 32 pro, and the drift final. Sunday will also be filled with freestyle motocross before a final FMX show at 5 p.m., followed by the drift competition podiums for pros and amateurs.
GO Drift cup, Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 June at the Anneau du Rhin in Biltzheim. Prices: €15 per day, €25 for two days, free for children under 12. Drinks and snacks on site. Info and ticketing online at www.driftcup.eu