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Vaughn Gittin Jr. claims back-to-back Formula Drift victories with win in Miami

June 1, 2014 – 2:40 pm | No Comment | 952 views
Vaughn Gittin Jr. claims back-to-back Formula Drift victories with win in Miami

Vaughn Gittin Jr. made it back to back wins in Formula Drift with a dominating performance at Homestead-Miami Speedway this weekend in his Monster Energy / Nitto Tire Ford Mustang RTR. Gittin started off the …

Vaughn Gittin Jr. takes Formula Drift win in Atlanta

May 12, 2014 – 4:38 pm | No Comment | 681 views
Vaughn Gittin Jr. takes Formula Drift win in Atlanta

It’s been quite a while since a Ford Mustang driver was on the top step the podium at a Formula Drift event. Each of the Mustang drivers, Vaughn Gittin Jr. and Justin Pawlak, claimed podium …

Justin Pawlak finishes fourth in 2014 Formula Drift season opener

April 7, 2014 – 3:26 pm | No Comment | 783 views
Justin Pawlak finishes fourth in 2014 Formula Drift season opener

Our two favorite drivers in drifting, Vaughn Gittin Jr. and Justin Pawlak, headed to the streets of Long Beach, CA this past weekend for the opening round of the 2014 Formula Drift season. The Ford …

Photo Gallery: Vaughn Gittin Jr’s Ford Mustang RTR at Irwindale

October 14, 2013 – 2:05 pm | One Comment | 1,409 views
Photo Gallery: Vaughn Gittin Jr’s Ford Mustang RTR at Irwindale

2013 brought quite a few changes for Vaughn Gittin Jr. After finishing second in the standings in 2012, the 2010 Formula Drift champion left the comfort of Falken Tire to start his own team, combining …

Photo Gallery: Justin Pawlak’s Falken Tire Ford Mustang at Irwindale

October 14, 2013 – 1:28 pm | One Comment | 496 views
Photo Gallery: Justin Pawlak’s Falken Tire Ford Mustang at Irwindale

Just Pawlak came into the 2013 Formula Drift season with high hopes, finishing fourth in the standings last year and second in 2011. His Falken-sponsored 2013 Ford Mustang not only had a new look with …

Justin Pawlak claims first podium of the season with second place finish in New Jersey

June 23, 2013 – 3:45 pm | No Comment | 518 views
Justin Pawlak claims first podium of the season with second place finish in New Jersey

Justin Pawlak earned his best finish of the season by coming home second in Round 4 | The Gauntlet at Wall Speedway on Saturday and now sits fifth overall in the Formula Drift Pro Championship …

Video: Ride along with Justin Pawlak as he qualifies 1st in New Jersey

June 22, 2013 – 2:17 pm | No Comment | 396 views
Video: Ride along with Justin Pawlak as he qualifies 1st in New Jersey

The Formula Drift series is New Jersey this weekend for the fourth round of the season, and the two Ford Mustang drivers, Vaughn Gittin Jr. and Justin Pawlak, are looking to improve their position in …

Vaughn Gittin Jr. gets second podium of the year with 3rd place finish in Atlanta

May 14, 2013 – 4:52 pm | No Comment | 1,315 views
Vaughn Gittin Jr. gets second podium of the year with 3rd place finish in Atlanta

Vaughn Gittin Jr. and the RTR Drift team traveled to Georgia for an action-packed weekend of Formula Drift fun on Saturday and a signature Smoke Show at Fort Gordon on Sunday. The monumental …

Vaughn Gittin Jr. kicks off 2013 Formula Drift season with 2nd place finish at Long Beach

April 15, 2013 – 11:58 am | No Comment | 822 views
Vaughn Gittin Jr. kicks off 2013 Formula Drift season with 2nd place finish at Long Beach

Vaughn Gittin Jr. started off his new venture as a team owner on the podium as he scored a second place finish at the Formula Drift season opener in Long Beach this past weekend. Gittin …

Photo Gallery: A closer look at Vaughn Gittin Jr’s new Formula Drift Mustang RTR

April 12, 2013 – 6:21 pm | No Comment | 5,182 views
Photo Gallery: A closer look at Vaughn Gittin Jr’s new Formula Drift Mustang RTR

Earlier this week we highlighted Justin Pawlak’s Falken Tire Ford Mustang built for Formula Drift, and now it’s time to feature the other pony car in contention for the series’ title. After finishing a close …

Formula Drift Preview: Justin Pawlak and his Falken Tire Ford Mustang

April 10, 2013 – 1:17 pm | No Comment | 3,454 views
Formula Drift Preview: Justin Pawlak and his Falken Tire Ford Mustang

The Formula Drift season opener is this weekend on the street of Long Beach, CA, and each of the competitors has been busy throughout the off season preparing their cars to contend for the title. …

Vaughn Gittin Jr. reveals new Mustang RTR livery for 2013 Formula Drift season

March 26, 2013 – 2:17 pm | 2 Comments | 4,356 views
Vaughn Gittin Jr. reveals new Mustang RTR livery for 2013 Formula Drift season

Formula Drift Champion Vaughn Gittin Jr. today announced the formation of the RTR Drift Team, their tentative 2013 worldwide schedule, and the reveal of his Monster Energy Nitto Tire Ford Mustang RTR livery. This year …

Vaughn Gittin Jr. announces new partnership with Nitto Tire

January 9, 2013 – 11:45 am | No Comment | 399 views
Vaughn Gittin Jr. announces new partnership with Nitto Tire

Formula Drift Champion Vaughn Gittin Jr. is excited to announce that he has joined forces with Nitto Tire. Fueled by passion and innovation, Nitto Tire is a perfect match for Vaughn and his always forward-thinking …

SEMA 2012: Justin Pawlak’s Formula Drift Mustang

November 3, 2012 – 12:32 pm | No Comment | 1,691 views
SEMA 2012: Justin Pawlak’s Formula Drift Mustang

On display at the Falken Tire booth at SEMA is Justin Pawlak’s Formula Drift Mustang. Pawlak is coming off a fourth place finish this season, winning two events, and capturing the Tires.com Triple Crown. We …