Tanner Foust returns to Formula Drift in 2015
Tanner Foust last competed in Formula Drift with his RWD Toyota NASCAR V8-powered Scion tC.
Tanner Foust will return to Formula Drift in 2015, driving a 900 HP Rockstar Energy Volkswagen Passat. He will compete in three events during the season, starting with the season opener in Long Beach, according to a Formula Drift press release.
Foust last competed in Formula Drift at the season-ender in 2010. He is the only driver to win back-to-back Formula Drift championships (2007 and 2008). He previously drove a Scion tC (seen in the photos) equipped with a Toyota NASCAR V8 engine and rear wheel drive, creating 650 HP and 450 lb-ft of torque.
In addition to drifting, Foust will be competing in the Global Rallycross Championship, the FIA World Rallycross Championship, Lucas Oil Off Road Racing and more in 2015.
More details on his new vehicle will be available in the coming weeks.
For more information about Tanner Foust, visit www.tannerfoust.com.