Paul DriftHQ

Nissan RPS13
1.5JZ 750HP

Paul has been involved in drifting and motorsport for more than 12 years, driving and competing in drift competitions.

Paul has a passion for building race cars, being a professional engineer and lead the development of revolutionary electrical systems and designs for race cars and modified vehicles.

Paul founded DriftHQ in 2016 with a vision to help build and elevate drifting in Australia through social media interaction, creating a place and a home space for DriftHQ, promoting and hosting events such as:

  • Drift Practice events

  • Drift Competitions

  • Drift Games

  • Car meets and shows

  • Car builds

  • How to guides and training

  • Interviews and promotions



Nissan S13
RB25 700HP

Dane has dedicated over 10 years to drifting and started his competition career in 2017 at Raleigh Speedflow.


He has competed throughout Australia supporting events such as Hi-Tec Drift Allstars at Victoria, South Australia, New South Wales and Queensland Rounds.


Danes other events include Drift Masters Australia, Drift Championship Australia and Archerfield Pro Invitational events.

Being a Kiwi, Dane is all about the Nissan RB series of engines, having had many car that have all been RB powered.

Dane is currently building a new high end PRO spec drift car, you'll have to wait and see what it is.


Michael Dori Junkie

Toyota JZX90
1JZ 450HP

GINN has been involved in drifting and motorsport for more 20years in NZ, Japan & Australia driving and competing in drift competitions in all countries.


Ginn has a passion for building badass cars, being a professional in the drifting industry and development of JDM street, race and modified vehicles DORIJUNKIE.COM

Recently GINN has competed in local invitational events such as Drift Masters Australia and Archerfield $3K Invitational.

GINN has some big plans for 2022 for local and international events with his connections to premium Japanese brands such as Valino and 
BN-Sports Japan.

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Tim Mission
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Nissan S13 RB25 400HP
Nissan R32 Skyline SR20 300HP

Timmy has been involved in drifting for over 8 years, living and driving in Tasmania he built quite a name for himself with his 'full send' and loose driving style.


Timmy has made drifting his life having moved up to Queensland to gain more track access and seat time on the path to improve his driving craft. 

Tim will continue to push his driving having already committed to entry in a number of local and statewide events for 2022.



Nissan 240SX 2JZ 700HP
Nissan S15 SR20 250HP

Matt Vankirk started drifting in 2011 only to discover it was a sport he is passionate about. After one year of practice, he was ready to dive into the Evergreen Formula Drift Pro-Am series with a stock engine Nissan 240SX. 


In 2015, he smashed the Pro-Am season in 1st place, winning him a Formula Drift Pro 2 license.


In 2017, Matt was able to score a Formula Drift Pro 1 license 

Matt is highly known for his aggressive driving style and close proximity to other vehicles.

In 2019 Matt moved to Australia to work and drive, hen placed 2nd in the Hi-Tec Drift Allstars Australia Series and managed 4th place in the World Time Attack International Drift Competition against a field of international drivers.


Jayden Fastlane Jay

Nissan S14.5
RB26 400HP

Fastlane Jay is a new exciting DriftHQ driver that has been making big moves in the Queensland Drift scene with good chase runs and on point leads that seen him place in the top 12 at the recent Drift Masters Australia event at Queensland Raceway.

Jayden will continue to push his driving and career in to 2022 and we're expecting big things from him and the rest of the DriftHQ team.