Federal has its equivalent of our very own jamboree as we continue to expand brand awareness and marketing strategies that increase motorsports recognition and drive demand for our products. Over a span of few years, Federal has a already become a well-known name and a leader of this movement in drifting circles with a host of new hard tuned rides throughout a string of initiatives for the intriguing season of 2008. This effort didn’t happen by accident and has once again regarded as a quite good turnout on the global scale while Nathan Weissel edged closer to top notch with a strong finish into the 6th outright at Queensland Raceway, moving him up 4 spot from round one in Drift Australia Series point standings. We are delighted that Nathan has joined us to illustrate the character of the event. It is a perfect venue as well as a superb brand-building exercise ahead of an enthusiastic crowd to showcase our Federal 595RS competition tire. The improvement of the potential racer could not be imagined without efficient and reliable suppliers like Federal.
Likewise, Nathan has presented his Federal Tyres Skyline guise with its visually uniqueness in black graphic scheme to contrast against the red and green paint that led the car body further distinguished from many other participators during the aggressing actions and also enjoyed a raving success in winning over driving devotees to a great result of more extroverted car that commands more attention. Nathan has made a splash with crown and fun to overtake Catherine Coleiro in the top 16 elimination, where he governing the win after qualifying 3rdn top 32. In the fantabulous number of 6, Weissel did a marvellous feat versus Dan Kennely. Even though the vehicle encountered a bit of drama with an unforeseen handbrake malfunction as it locked on in the top 8 shootout, causing Federal Tyres Skyline to spin out. To our astonishment, a huge sea of people all hyped up riotously demanding for more as Nathan deliberately initiated a slide prior to corner entry with an intention to hold the car on the brink of adhesion – the sounds of screeching tires, blipped downshifts and high-revving engines, all of which reliving an unbelievable sensation that assured everyone very much got into the track day.
Weissel spoke favorably and gave approval to the Federal 595RS product after a complete mixture of nerves, stress and adrenalin cited:” The tire has offered so many concrete reasons for me to ride with in the run including a higher level of grip, superior cornering stability and enhanced high speed maneuverability. More often, the numerous tangible advantages of the tire allow the most precise and progressive reactions that make all the difference to the driving experience. It set the tone for something a lot more powerful and hardcore. No one understands modified cars and modified drivers like Federal Tires and I’ve been fortunate enough to have had such a helpful and supportive tire supplier as my core sponsor this year. ”
Nathan is going to set the sight on accelerating his performance for the next triumph under an intense action of the 3rd round Drift Australia Series scheduled on May 24 – 25 at Mallala Motorsport Park in South Australia. We wish him the very best with his anticipation of victory to be met and exceeded.