Red Bull Car Park Drift Lands in Beirut for the Finals with Ahmed Al Amiri to Represent the UAE

With barely a week before the “Red Bull Car Park Drift” final competitions and the regional qualifications coming to an end, winning drivers are heading to Beirut to get ready for the final showdown on Friday 22 July, 2011. With the support of Mr. Faisal Karami, the Lebanese Minister of Youth and Sports, the finals promise to include the best drifting skills and performances in the region, in the hope of scooping the ultimate title of “King of the Drift” in the Middle East.

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Several criteria were taken into consideration to judge the drivers during the qualifying rounds for the Red Bull Car Park Drift in all participating countries. Yet drifting techniques and skills covered for 70 percent of the score, while the remaining 30 percent was equally divided on the external look of the car, the engine’s roar and smokes of the tires and the crowd’s cheers.