After years of dominating Europe and Ireland, James Deane will begin a full Formula Drift campaign starting in 2017.

At 25 years of age, James has already enjoyed nearly a decade of success at the fore of European drifting. He’s now a five time European champion – having won the Drift Allstars series for the last three years running – and four time Irish champion.

Despite an incredibly busy schedule, ‘The Machine’ has promised a return to select Irish Drift Championship rounds next season. When and where will he compete? We will have to wait to find out …