Formula Drift: Seibon Carbon Drivers Aasbo and Forsberg Dominate RD2

When push comes to shove, Seibon Carbon drivers know how to maintain composure and keep their eyes on the “prize”. This type of discipline and attitude allowed Seibon Carbon drivers Fredric Aasbo and Chris Forsberg to conquer the podium at Round 2 of Formula Drift.

Last weekend’s event had thousands of spectators witness some of the best go head-to-head for not only a spot on the podium, but for a lead in the championship.

Fredric Aasbo at Round 2 in the Seibon Carbon equipped Scion tC. Photo credit: Jerry Chen.

Fredric Aasbo at Round 2 in the Seibon Carbon equipped Scion tC. Photo credit: Jerry Chen.

Fredric Aasbo in the Scion Racing/Seibon Carbon Scion tC finished in 2nd place after battling Matt Field in Top 32, Conrad Grunewald in Top 16, Daigo Saito in Top 8, championship leader Chris Forsberg in Top 4, and Vaughn Gittin Jr. for first place. Round 2’s victory moves Aasbo into 3rd in line for the championship with a total of 137 points.

Aasbo vs. Gittin Jr. at Round 2. Photo credit: Jerry Chen.

Aasbo vs. Gittin Jr. at Round 2. Photo credit: Jerry Chen.

Chris Forsberg and the Seibon Carbon/ Hankook Nissan 370z finished in 3rd place and remain 1st overall for the 2014 Formula Drift Championship with a total of 173 points (27.5 points ahead of second place).

Chris Forsberg's Seibon Carbon equipped Nissan 370z at Round 2. Photo credit: Chris Forsberg.

Chris Forsberg’s Seibon Carbon equipped Nissan 370z at Round 2. Photo credit: Chris Forsberg.

Things are bound to get “hot” under the sun at Round 3 in Homestead, FL. Watch the whole thing unfold via Live Stream here on May 30-31st.

Congratulations to Fredric Aasbo and Chris Forsberg on their podium finishes! Best of luck to them all of Seibon Carbon’s FD drivers at Round 3.

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Seibon Carbon drivers Fredric Aasbo (2nd place) and Chris Forsberg (3rd place) and Round 2. Photo credit: Formula Drift.com

Fredric Aasbo’s 2014 Scion tC runs a Seibon Carbon hood.

Chris Forsberg’s Nissan 370z runs Seibon Carbon hood, trunk, fenders, and doors.

 

Official Formula Drift Press Release here.

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