EVENT DETAILS

  • Date: Friday, May 20, 2022
  • Location: Orlando Speedworld, Orlando, FL
  • Event: Formula DRIFT PRO Championship Round 3: Type S Scorched presented by AutoZone

RESULTS FROM FD PRO QUALIFYING

  • Fredric Aasbo (Norway) – Rockstar Energy Toyota GR Supra
  • Chelsea DeNofa (USA) ­– Pennzoil / BC Racing Ford Mustang RTR Spec 5-FD
  • Travis Reeder (USA) – Travis Reeder Motorsports / GT Radial BMW M3

NOTES

  • The banked Speedworld oval track runs a figure-8 course with small bumps the drivers must anticipate when leaving and rejoining the banking
  • Warm, humid weather greeted the PRO drivers for KN Qualifying, with rain arriving for the final runs and the Knockout Qualifying Format
  • Top qualifier Aasbo comes to Orlando leading the FD PRO Championship after his Round 2 win. His 94-point run has put him in a strong position for the competition heats
  • DeNofa scored 93 points, displaying all the aggression that makes him a fan favorite. However, Reeder came from nowhere to score an identical 93 points, missing second place by a single style point from the judges
  • Top Rookie qualifier was Ola Jaeger (Norway) who qualified 18th with 86 points in the Team Japan Auto / Nexen Tire Toyota Supra
  • Competition was extremely tight at FD Orlando, with the top ten drivers scoring 90 points or better, and 22 drivers within ten points of Aasbo
  • 36 drivers attempted to qualify for the Top 32 competition heats. Under the Knockout Qualifying Format, the bottom eight drivers must run a second time to fill the final places
  • After KQF, Simen Olsen (Norway), Joshua Love (USA), Kyle Mohan (USA) and Joao Barion (Brazil) were eliminated from tomorrow’s competition heats

ROUND 3 TOP 16 PRO QUALIFYING

BRACKET FOR ROUND 3 PRO COMPETITION HEATS 

FORMULA DRIFT ORLANDO RECAP

Competition results from Round 1 of the Link ECU PROSPEC Championship and Formula DRIFT PRO Championship Round 3: Type S Scorched presented by AutoZone will be available tomorrow. A recap of all the action from FD ORL with event images will be available on Monday

 

NEXT ROUND

Old Bridge Township Raceway Park in Englishtown, NJ will host the Formula DRIFT PRO Championship Round 4: Type S The Gauntlet presented by AutoZone as well as Round 2 of the Link ECU PROSPEC Championship on June 9-11. Please visit formulad.com for the competition schedule, ticket information, driver profiles, special content, and the event livestream

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