Mike Essa

Michael Essa gets into the wall early in run 1 of his Top 32 match up with Vaughn Gittin Jr.

Chris Forsberg has been one of the most consistent drivers in Formula Drift this year, and he kept that momentum going all the way into the Final 4 at Formula Drift New Jersey.

The second overall qualifier, Odi Bakchis, falls to 2013 champ, Mike Essa, in Formula Drift New Jersey Top 16.

Watch 2013 Formula Drift champ Mike Essa fight his way to a 76 early in Formula Drift New Jersey qualifying.

A new installment of #FDConfidential asks Formula Drift​'s top drivers what their pump-up song is Hint: Wu-Tang Clan​ ain't nothing to you-know-what with.

Want to relive all of Saturday's Formula Drift Road Atlanta action? Then join us for everything from Top 32 to the trophy ceremony (minus those pesky commercials). Don't worry, you can thank us later.

Watch Mike Essa get knocked out by Yoshihara in Great 8s of Formula Drift Atlanta.

Our drone catches the action as Mike Essa takes on Faruk Kugay in Top 16 match-up.

Mike Essa takes on Faruk Kugay in Top 16 match-up.

Ken Gushi couldn't shake Michael Essa as he falls in the Top 32 at Formula Drift Atlanta.