Franschhoek Pass is the twisty mountain road that takes tourists away from Cape Town. Built in 1822, it’s believed to be South Africa’s first engineered road. For drifter Mad Mike Whiddett, that makes it the perfect place to get mind-blowingly sideways in a ludicrously boosted Mazda RX-8. Read more...
Get a load of the South African drift scene Drifting Drift star ‘Mad’ Mike Whiddett drops in on a local spinning meet during his tour of South Africa. By Tyrone Bradley on 29 September 2016
Mad Mike drifts through a week in South Africa Motorsports ‘Mad’ Mike Whiddett hits Cape Town, Wheels of Fury, SupaDrift and the local spinners of Jo’Burg. By Fliss Worsp on 29 September 2016
Watch Mad Mike Whiddett's Insane New Drift Video Drifting Experience the drive of a lifetime through the mountains of South Africa in "Conquer The Cape". By Jazz Kuschke on 10 October 2016
Watch Mad Mike drift Franschhoek Pass at 248kph Drifting Get a taster of the Kiwi drifter’s world first on one of South Africa’s most iconic mountain roads. By Jazz Kuschke on 3 October 2016