Name: Jake Jones

Nickname: DriftSquid

Age: 28

Place of Birth: South Australia

Residence: Barossa valley, SA

What do you eat for breakfast? Java Hut – The best breakfast in town!

What does being side ways mean to you? It’s simply my lifestyle, the ultimate adrenaline rush.

If you could be an animal, what would you be? Hippo

BMW E92 M3

  • Tyres: AD-08R Advans (Fronts -225/40/18) (Rears – 265/35/18)
  • Wheels: 18″ ADVAN RG Rims
  • Suspension: MCA Red Series Suspension
  • Helmet: Custom
  • Drive train: HGT Precision 5 speed sequential
  • Engine: RB28DET Built by PowerTune Australia
  • Cooling: FENIX Performance from NZ. Radiator, Intercooler and oil cooler
  • Exhaust: PowerTune Ads Spec 3.5 Inch straight through
  • Paint: BMW M3 White
  • Bodykit:
  • Interior: Custom Solid Engineering Roll cage, Custom cluster with C127 Motec Display
  • Power Output: 1000HP

 

Achievements

2017

• 1ST – RedBull China Gymkhana Series Round 1 (ZIC)
• 1ST  – RedBull China Drift Series Round 1 (ZIC)
• 4TH  – RedBull China Drift Series Round 2 (Qualified 1st) (ZIC)

2016

• 6th – RedBull China Gymkhana Series Round 1 (ZIC)
• DNF – RedBull China Gymkhana Series Round 2 (ZIC)
• DNF – RedBull China Gymkhana Series Round 3 (ZIC)
• 4th  – RedBull China Drift Series Round 1 (ZIC)
• 5th  – RedBull China Drift Series Round 2 (ZIC)
• 5th  – RedBull China Drift Series Round 3 (ZIC)
• 5th  – Overall RedBull China Drift series Championship

2015

• 1ST – RedBull China Gymkhana Series Round 1 (ZIC)
• 2nd – RedBull China Gymkhana Series Round 2 (ZIC)
• 1st – RedBull China Gymkhana Series Round 3 (ZIC)
• 2nd  – RedBull China Drift Series Round 1 (ZIC)
• 4th  – RedBull China Drift Series Round 2 (ZIC)
• 5th  – RedBull China Drift Series Round 3 (ZIC)
• 1ST – G1 Drift series Round 1 (Mallala)
• G1 2015 State Champion

2014

• 1ST – RedBull China Drift Series Round 3 (ZIC)
• 2nd  – Overall RedBull China Drift series Championship
• 4th – G1 Drift Round 2 (Mallala)
• 9th – Forumla Drift Asia (WTAC)
• 9th – Redbull China Drift series Round 2 (ZIC)

2013

• 1ST – G1 EXTREME Drift Series Round 3 (With Perfect 100 Point Qualifying run)
• 5th  – World Time Attack Challenge (Tectaloy International Drift)
• 2nd  – G1 EXTREME Drift Series Round 2
• 5th – VICDRIFT Round 1

 

2012

• First ever Australian to Compete in the Japan D1GP series. Round 1 ODAIBA / TOKYO
More information is HERE
• Driving the TEAM ORANGE GDB WRX
• Qualified 21st at D1GP Round 1 Odiaba TOKYO JAPAN
• 2ND PLACE in Foreigners Competition D1GP

• 1ST PLACE in Stadium Drift Australia Final round ‘SA’

2011

• Drift Attack 2011 – 1ST PLACE
• D1NZ Series
• WTAC – Qualified 1st finished 9th
• G1 Round 2 – Qualified 1st finished 4th place
• G1 Round 3 – Qualified 4th Finished 2nd Place
• G1 Championship overall – 3rd place

2010

• G1 Round 1 DNF due to Mechanical failure
• Drift Super Cup qualified 2nd place but then Mechanical failure
• Went and competed in the D1NZ series for the 2010/2011 series

2009

• G1 Round 1 Qualified 9th and finished 4th place.
• G1 round 2 qualified 1st and finished 3rd place “team drift winners also”
• G1 Round 3 qualified 2nd and finished 1ST PLACE!
• VICDRIFT ROUND 1 finished 2nd place
• VICDRIFT ROUND 2 Finished 6th place
• VICDRIFT ROUND 3 Finished 6th place *team drift winners also*
• Finished 2nd place overall in the series
• National Drift Australia qualified 12th and finished 3rd place
• Drift Super Cup qualified 5th place and finished 18th