Race weekends aren’t always startling events, brimming with excitement.
At this year’s standalone GP3 Series race at Valencia, some of the Marussia Manor and Trident mechanics took time out to catch some drifting in the carpark.
Not that people showed up just to drift – it was, in fact, the weekend support class.
It was interesting, fun and different, although the drivers were hardly world class hands at their machines. Alas one could only smile at one competitor who had applied his own variation on the “Monster” drink logo to the side of his rather beaten car.
But with little else to do, the drifters did tend to grab attention occasionally — and why not…