2012 Red Bull Middle East Park Drift in Jordan

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We pick up the press release of last week’s car park drift event in Jordan.

“Last night, the excitement and suspense hit unprecedented levels in the history of the competition”, said Alberto Chahoud, Regional Communication Manager for Red Bull. “We are thrilled to have offered motorsports fans a competition that gave drifting a totally new meaning”. Chahoud thanked Jordan Motorsport for their support, as well as Chevrolet and the other sponsors; he didn’t forget to pay a special tribute to the press for their great coverage of the event.

Chahoud thanked the event’s guest of honour the famous Lebanese singer and TV presenter Maya Diab, who set the competition ablaze through a special co-pilot experience with Red Bull athlete Abdo Feghali.

The crowned King of Drift expressed his great happiness and pride to honor his country at the regional finals.

He also praised the outstanding organization of the event and suggested to “organize several events of this kind, allowing motorsports lovers to demonstrate their skills safely”. Abdo Feghali who took in charge the technical aspects of the competition also pinpointed the same saying that “Red Bull Car Park Drift was once again a unique opportunity for Arab pilots to gather and compete in a special and professional environment, thus promoting for safe driving”.

An amazing Royal Jordanian Falcon show festooned the Dead Sea skies at the opening ceremony announced the beginning of the action side of the event. In addition, Turkish rally female pilot Burcu Cetinkaya and New Zealander Mad Mike entertained the public with great and unique drifting shows, while “Autostrade” the local musical band added some funky notes to the event. 

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