The year 2000 was the inaugural event of what would become one of the greatest impacts on motorsports as we know it. That event was the first All Japan Professional Drift Championship, which would later be called D1 Grand Prix Professional Drift, or D1 for short. Today, most of us can see drifting in movies, television, Formula Drift or other grassroots events. But this wasn’t always the case.
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