Surprise after surprise after another in the last day of IIMS Drift War II in JIExpo Kemayoran, Jakarta, Sunday (30/9). Initial shock came from Demas Agil who led qualifying the day before. At the time of the race car suspension problems that plagued it failed to start diving.
The biggest surprise is raised young drifter, M. Rulli ‘Dido’ Armando (Team Achilles) and Dean Zen (Team GT Radial). Both successfully reached the final after a dramatic parties in last 32 onwards.
Attracted the most attention was a party of 4 Large. In this session Dido should fight teammates before the favorite, Amandio. Amid clouds of smoke from screeching tires and roaring exhaust bubbling, had been a crash in between. Turbo hose Amandio car apart to make this party a brief pause.
The first session of the judges declared a draw. In the next session in terms of drifting called one more time, it was clear the car Amandio technical constraints due to previous incidents. Dido also cruised into the final.
It acted the same time Dean met Lucky Reza (Achilles) in 4 Major. The party is regarded the toughest. The jury was not easy to decide the winner so that more time should be allotted one lasts up to three times. That is, should go down the track as much as 8 times in a row and obviously tiring.
Even though it looks a little disappointed with the extra time, eventually Dean Dido conference finals. Ironically, this is precisely the peak of the party is not as restrictive as the previous session. Just one session (two times race), Dido emerged as champions.
While Armandio which was last year’s champion captured third place after frustrate Lucky. Interestingly, Dido and Dean as ’shocked’ by itself because it can get to the final. Both confessed not figured this out.
“This time my preparation was really tight. Just two weeks since a car delivery was constrained in Tanjung Priok after drifting in Singapore. Surprise, but maybe because I also previously unencumbered specific targets so enjoy it behind the wheel. Opponents Amandio and Dean really weight, “says Dido.
No less surprising is the Dean earned a runner-up. Cars BMW E36 usual dipacunya problematic. He also came down with a friend’s borrowed car, Nissan 200 SX that power is far greater than the previous car. In the range of 500-HP.
“Just to know and try this car during practice Friday (28/9) then. Clearly there was no target in the beginning. Really grateful for this unexpected result,” said Dean who is now entering his name in the ranks of the national best drifter.
In class rookie, Evan Pratama emerged as champions. Ranked second and third were occupied Bernard Yuwono, and TB Adhi which is known as the national offroader. In class rookie, Evan Pratama emerged as champions. Ranked second and third were occupied Bernard Yuwono, and TB Adhi which is known as the national offroader. (MPA / NRZ / bun)