Chance to support professional team

Drivers Christian Lewis and Ryan Cooper of Weston-based team it's a DRIFTlife who are looking for two local businesses to get involved in sponsorship.
Drivers Christian Lewis and Ryan Cooper of Weston-based team it's a DRIFTlife who are looking for two local businesses to get involved in sponsorship.
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Weston-based team it’s a DRIFTlife are looking for sponsors to share their success.

They were formed into a business and professional drift team in the summer of 2013.

Christian Lewis has been in the sport for four years and progressed to the top of the game very quickly and ultimately winning the Professional series in 2012.

He was joined by Alan Owen and Matthew Jarvis to make the successful business it has become.

Ryan Cooper is a member of the Royal Air Force at RAF Digby as well as competing in drifting at professional level.

Managing director Jarvis said: “Not only do we compete at the highest level of the sport but we offer sponsors and partners alike the best possible experience while supporting our team.

“We are already backed by one of the biggest tyre manufacturers in the world Maxxis Tyres who have given us amazing support in the 2014 season.

“We have confirmed Maxxis Tyres as our tyre sponsor for the 2015 season.

“We are very lucky to have such great support.

“We are very proud to have two local businesses supporting us and have done for three years.

“ICARIS Ltd are an IT company who provide bespoke databases to charities and businesses across Europe while Winyard Engineering provide bespoke machinery to the food industry.

“This is a great opportunity to have your business name alongside major global brands!

“As part of our sponsorship packages you have the opportunity to go out with the drivers during the season at one of our dedicated sponsor days to experience drifting in person. Corporate days out with the team can also be arranged.”

Current sponsors are Maxxis Tyres, ICARIS Limited, Shining Monkey, SFS Performance, Winyard Engineering, K&N Filters, Corbeau Seats, Luke Harnesses, Rota Wheels, OBP Motorsport, Conceptua Tuning, Competition Clutch, Infamous Creations, Everything Drift and Drift Bitz.

Drifting is an adrenalin fuelled sport that originally came from the winding mountain roads of Japan.

The drivers have an out-of-control vehicle while maintaining speed, aggression and proximity. In the last five years drifting has become one of the most popular motorsports in the United States and throughout Europe with global brands getting heavily involved.

The team will be competing in the Monster Energy King of Europe Pro Series, British Drift Championship, Fueltopia Barrel Sprint, Gymkhana Grid and yearly drift displays at Skegness Stadium. They will also be attending many shows.

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They are looking for two further local businesses to be involved with the team. The partnerships do not necessarily need to be automotive related. If you are interested in being involved with the team contact Matt on 01775 769354 or email