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High Octane DRIFT by SYLVANIA: Behind-the-Scenes with Driver Brad Carlton

Culture High Octane DRIFT by SYLVANIA: Behind-the-Scenes with Driver Brad Carlton

SYLVANIA Canada releases a short film titled “High Octane DRIFT – Presented by SYLVANIA SilverStar® zXe” produced by Feast Interactive and Revolver Films.

brad-carlton-driftThe short takes viewers through the trials and tribulations of the drift world, highlighting the particular experience of Canadian drifter Brad Carlton. The short provides perspective into drift culture, and the lifestyle surrounding this thrilling motorsport. 

The short was filmed at the first-ever Formula DRIFT Canada Challenge, at Autodrome St-Eustache located just outside Montreal, Quebec, Canada held September 1. It was the first time ever Formula DRIFT drivers competed on Canadian soil. Some non Formula DRIFT Canadians had the opportunity to qualify to compete against the best drivers in the world.  Brad Carlton was one of those Canadians. This short focuses on the struggles Carlton faces as a privateer trying to compete agains fully sponsored and financially supported drivers.  It’s a story about passion for drift and never giving up on a dream.

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The 411 on the “High Octane DRIFT” Presented by SYLVANIA SilverStar zXe:

A trailer for a short film documenting the passion of a privateer drift racer getting the opportunity to compete against the best in the world at Formula DRIFT Canada. Shot entirely on location at Autodrome St-Eustache, Québec, we follow Brad Carlton who qualified to compete for the first time ever against top Formula DRIFT drivers including Daigo Saito, Kenny Moen, Dean Kearney, Charles Ng, Robbie Nishida and Forest Wang.

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