The Achilles Radial brand and the sport of drifting go hand in hand. The success of the Achilles purpose built drift tyre, the 123S was first made famous by the 2012 Formula Drift USA Champion, Daigo Saito.
It was also in 2012 that Achilles begin their long term relationship with the Australian Drifting Grand Prix. This relationship has continued to grow from strength to strength and in 2015 saw the team at Track Battle, the creators of ADGP launch it’s first international event, the Achilles Asian Drifting Grand Prix in the home of the tyre manufacture, Jakarta Indonesia.
In 2017 Achilles Radial continue it’s support with the Australia’s Premier Drift Event Promoters, ADGP, not only as the Official Tyre but as the Naming Right Partner of the up coming Drift Exhibition at the Virgin Australia Supercars Perth Super Sprint Round!
The Achilles Australian Drifting Grand Prix Drift Exhibition kicks of at Barbagallo Raceway in Western Australia on May 5-7. The event will showcase not only the tyre smoking action from some of Australia’s best sideways steerers but Stadium Super Trucks, Australia GT and Formula 4. Make sure your Trackside!