Prodrift Academy Challenge

Try your hand at Drifting at Japfest Donington with the Prodrift Academy UK Challenge! 

From its origins on the streets, to high profile events across the globe, drifting has become the fastest growing motorsport in the world. 

Tearing up the traditional format of drift taxi, which up until now was the only way for people to experience drifting at a car show, Prodrift Academy UK has brought its fleet of cars to Japfest Donington so that you can try your hand at drifting yourself! Jump inside one of our training cars and see if you have what it takes to become the next drift champion! 

Accelerate!  Pull the Hydraulic Handbrake! Counter Steer! Power! Power! DRIFT!

For only £20 you can try your hand at the Prodrift Challenge, attempt to drift 5 laps of our Rookie corner, display your skills to your friends or try to drift for the first time, can you top the leader board to take home the top prize? Plus upgrade to a Nissan 350z for an additional £20! 

PLUS: Your chance to meet the 13 year old drift sensation, Max Cotton (pictured below) – tipped to be the future World Drift Champion, if a 13 year old child can drift a car, then so can you!


About Prodrift Academy: 

Established in 2007, the Prodrift academy has given 1000’s of drift fans and motoring enthusiasts access to the sport of drifting and transformed many into professional drifters. The basis of the Academy is very simple; to teach students basic to professional drift techniques within a controlled and safe environment. For more information visit;


PLEASE NOTE: Drivers must be 18 years old with a full UK driving license held for 1 year. Helmets to be worn at all times.