Mad Mike’s Haltech-powered MADBUL RX7 goes full retro in its latest incarnation dubbed “Gen 7.3”. The most visually striking change is the RX3 nose cone which has been skillfully and tastefully grafted onto the RX7 body.
“Winning today at Ebisu was like nothing else, to be able to go door to door with some of my inspirational drift racers out of Japan and take the win was just amazing. We are so stoked to now be leading the Formula Drift World Championship.” Mad Mike Whiddett.
Mad Mike unveils his brand new, Haltech powered RADBUL MX5 ahead of its first race appearance at Formula Drift at Road Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
Mad Mike’s lastest creation, a 4 Rotor ‘R26B’ twin-turbo RX7 drift car was unveiled to the public at the 2015 Tokyo Auto Salon.
Downtown Auckland, New Zealand, provided a spectacular backdrop for the Red Bull Drift Shifters with the local hero, Mad Mike, winning the event in a Haltech powered Mazda RX8.
Mad Mike polishes off a hat-trick of podiums with a second place as round 3 of the D1NZ National Championship wraps up. his puts a 77.5 point gap between Mike and 2nd place on the leaderboard – Gaz Whiter as the competition heads to round 4 at Taupo Motorsports Park
“Mad” Mike Whiddett and his Haltech-powered quad rotor RX7 testing for the Tectaloy International Drift Challenge.
After a collision and the resulting mechanical issues Mad Mike was eager to get back on top in round 4.
Mad Mike Whiddett will be returning to compete in Europe with his Haltech-sponsored BADBUL RX8 for the European Drift Tour.
While Mad Mike’s RADBUL MX-5 is busy competing in Formula Drift, we took this opportunity to revisit Mike’s other quad rotor, the equally famous MADBUL RX7 and upgrade it to a brand new Elite 2500.
Hampton Downs hosted ‘Mad’ Mike Whiddett’s Summer Bash on Saturday February 18. The event brought the best as well as the young up and coming stars of the local drifting community together for a day full of top level drifting action.
2016 has been a lot more than just our 30th Anniversary celebrations. It’s been a year full of great achievements on race tracks around the world and on the product development front. To list all these special moments would take way too much space so instead we’ve compiled our Top 10 Highlights of 2016. Enjoy!
Mad Mike Whiddett came out swinging at Round 1 of Formula Drift held at the Long Beach Grand Prix circuit. Driving his Haltech-powered RADBUL MX5 Mike finished in the top 12, banking valuable points.
One of the most anticipated builds in the drifting world is about to hit the tarmac. Our man Matt travels down to New Zealand to check out “Mad” Mike Whiddett’s Haltech-powered RADBUL MX-5.
Lap and attendance records were smashed at this year’s Yokohama World Time Attack Challenge.
New Zealand Drifter MAD MIKE and his Red Bull Mazda RX8 get fitted out with new Haltech gear.
Haltech World Cup Finals sees a whole string of PBs including Damon Chin’s entry into the five second club.