24 drivers ready for FIA Motorsport Games


On November 1-3 the new FIA Motorsport Games will be held at Vallelunga, near Rome in Italy. Among other diciplines a drifting competition will be held, and the 24 driver lineup has been revealed.

Competing for Norway, Odd Helge Helstad

And it is an impressive lineup with drivers merited from Formula Drift USA, Drift Masters European Championship, FIA Intercontinental Drifting Cup and the Russian Drift Series.

The track will be at the main strait and turns 10 to 14 at the Vallelunga circuit, and will be held under artificial light on Friday and Saturday evening.

Representing France, Benjamin Boulbès

Driver lineup:
Austria – Daniel Brandner
Belarus – Dmitry Nahula
Czech – Republic Michal Reichert
Denmark – Dennis Hansen
Estonia – Ao Vaida
Finland – Juha Pöytälaakso
France – Benjamin Boulbès
Georgia – Mevlud Meladze
Greece – Stavros Grillis
Hungary – Zoltán Szántó
Italy – Federico Sceriffo
Kuwait – Ali Makhseed
Latvia – Edmunds Berzins
Lithuania – Benediktas Čirba
Malta – Kane Pisani
Netherlands – Rick Van Goethem
Norway – Odd-Helge Helstad
Portugal – Diogo Manuel Dias Correia
Romania – Vlad Andrei Stanescu
Russia – Ilia Fedorov
Slovakia – János Onódi
Sweden – Christian Erlandsson
Switzerland – Yves Meyer
Ukraine – Dmitriy IllyukZoltán Szántó

Text: Christer Hägglund – DriftZone.se
Photo: Wilfried Butin, Christer Hägglund – DriftZone.se